Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Western
and North Central Nebraska
National Weather Service North Platte NE
436 AM CDT Fri Jul 28 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Thunderstorms are possible over western Nebraska again today.
Highs today are expected in the mid 80s with southeast winds at 5 to 15 mph.

NEZ204-290030-
Eastern Panhandle/Crescent Lake NWR-
336 AM MDT Fri Jul 28 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Chance of thunderstorms early in
                    the morning. Slight chance of thunderstorms
                    late in the morning, then chance of
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....83-88.
Min humidity........40 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................3 increasing to 4 in the afternoon.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good.
Mixing height.......500-5300 ft AGL until 1300, then 4500-11600 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....South around 20 mph decreasing to around 10 mph
                    in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of thunderstorms in the
                    evening, then slight chance of thunderstorms
                    after midnight.
Min temperature.....60-65.
Max humidity........100 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................4 decreasing to 3 after midnight.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......400-8100 ft AGL until 0100, then 400-1100 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....South around 15 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms in the morning, then chance of
                    showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....82-87.
Min humidity........40 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................3 increasing to 4 in the afternoon.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......300-6200 ft AGL until 1300, then 5900-10800 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 10 mph shifting to the east in
                    the afternoon.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid 80s. Southeast winds 5 to
10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid 80s.
Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid 80s. East winds 5 to
10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid 80s.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper 80s.

$$

NEZ206-290030-
Sandhills/Valentine NWR/Nebraska National Forest-
436 AM CDT Fri Jul 28 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of thunderstorms in
                    the late morning and afternoon.
Max temperature.....84-89.
Min humidity........39 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................2 increasing to 3 in the afternoon.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good.
Mixing height.......500-5400 ft AGL until 1300, then 5000-9100 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of thunderstorms in the
                    evening, then slight chance of thunderstorms
                    after midnight.
Min temperature.....Around 63.
Max humidity........99 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......500-8500 ft AGL until 0100, then 700-1300 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....South 10 to 15 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms.
Max temperature.....81-86.
Min humidity........48 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......700-5600 ft AGL until 1300, then 3200-9000 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 10 mph.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the mid 80s. South winds 5 to
10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid
80s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid 80s.
Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid 80s.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 60. Highs in the upper 80s.

$$

NEZ208-290030-
Niobrara Valley/Fort Niobrara NWR/Samuel R McKelvie National
Forest-
436 AM CDT Fri Jul 28 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of thunderstorms.
Max temperature.....85-90.
Min humidity........38 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................2 increasing to 3 in the afternoon.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good.
Mixing height.......300-5500 ft AGL until 1300, then 5300-8900 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Southeast 10 to 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of thunderstorms
                    early in the evening. Chance of thunderstorms
                    late in the evening, then slight chance of
                    thunderstorms after midnight.
Min temperature.....Around 63.
Max humidity........98 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......300-8400 ft AGL until 0100, then 400-900 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 10 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms through the day.
Max temperature.....83-88.
Min humidity........44 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair.
Mixing height.......500-4100 ft AGL until 1300, then 3500-7700 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....South around 10 mph.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the upper 80s.
Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the
upper 80s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 80s. Southeast winds
5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 80s.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the
upper 80s.

$$

NEZ209-290030-
Loup Rivers Basin-
436 AM CDT Fri Jul 28 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Max temperature.....83-88.
Min humidity........43 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......200-5200 ft AGL until 1300, then 5000-8500 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of thunderstorms
                    after midnight.
Min temperature.....Around 63.
Max humidity........100 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1 increasing to 3 after midnight.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......400-8000 ft AGL until 0100, then 400-600 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Southeast 5 to 10 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms through the day.
Max temperature.....Around 82.
Min humidity........53 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......400-3600 ft AGL until 1300, then 3100-7600 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....South 10 to 15 mph.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the lower 80s. South winds 5 to
10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid 80s. South
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid
80s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid 80s.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 60. Highs in the upper 80s.

$$

NEZ210-290030-
Frenchman Basin-
336 AM MDT Fri Jul 28 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Slight chance of thunderstorms
                    late in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....Around 89.
Min humidity........37 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1 increasing to 3 in the afternoon.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......400-5500 ft AGL until 1300, then 6300-9900 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....South 10 to 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of thunderstorms.
Min temperature.....Around 65.
Max humidity........96 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................4 decreasing to 3 after midnight.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......200-8500 ft AGL until 0100, then 200-1300 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....South 10 to 15 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms.
Max temperature.....Around 85.
Min humidity........47 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good.
Mixing height.......300-6300 ft AGL until 1300, then 4100-10800 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....South 5 to 10 mph.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the lower 80s. Southeast winds
5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 60. Highs in the lower 80s.
Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid
80s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper 80s.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper 80s.

$$

NEZ219-290030-
Loess Plains-
436 AM CDT Fri Jul 28 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....86-91.
Min humidity........38 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......200-5700 ft AGL until 1300, then 6600-9100 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy.
                    Slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening,
                    then chance of thunderstorms after midnight.
Min temperature.....Around 65.
Max humidity........94 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......300-8500 ft AGL until 0100, then 400-1500 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Southeast 10 to 15 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms.
Max temperature.....Around 83.
Min humidity........50 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good.
Mixing height.......500-5600 ft AGL until 1300, then 2500-8400 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....South 10 to 15 mph.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the lower 80s. South winds 5 to
10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the
lower 80s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid
80s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 80s.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Highs in the upper 80s.

$$



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