Rangeland Fire Danger Forecast
Issued by NWS Rapid City, SD

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RFDUNR

RANGELAND FIRE DANGER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
1229 AM MDT SUN SEP 14 2014

.DISCUSSION...THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER INDEX WILL BE IN THE LOW
CATEGORY TODAY. THE WEATHER TODAY WILL BE MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGH
TEMPERATURES ON THE PLAINS WILL BE IN THE LOWER 60S WITH MINIMUM
RELATIVE HUMIDITY RANGING FROM 35 TO 45 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS
OF 10 TO 15 MPH WILL PREVAIL.

ON MONDAY...THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER INDEX IS EXPECTED TO REMAIN
IN THE LOW CATEGORY.

SDZ001-002-012>014-025>027-030>032-041>044-046-047-049-072>074-
142300-
HARDING-PERKINS-BUTTE-NORTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-ZIEBACH-
NORTHERN FOOT HILLS-RAPID CITY-SOUTHERN FOOT HILLS-
CUSTER CO PLAINS-PENNINGTON CO PLAINS-HAAKON-FALL RIVER-SHANNON-
JACKSON-BENNETT-MELLETTE-TODD-TRIPP-STURGIS/PIEDMONT FOOT HILLS-
SOUTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-HERMOSA FOOT HILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BUFFALO...LEMMON...BISON...
BELLE FOURCHE...FAITH...DUPREE...SPEARFISH...RAPID CITY...
EDGEMONT...HOT SPRINGS...FOLSOM...WALL...PHILIP...ARDMORE...
OELRICHS...PINE RIDGE...KYLE...KADOKA...MARTIN...WHITE RIVER...
MISSION...WINNER...STURGIS...UNION CENTER...HERMOSA
1229 AM MDT SUN SEP 14 2014 /129 AM CDT SUN SEP 14 2014/

...LOW FIRE DANGER...

THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER INDEX WILL REACH THE LOW CATEGORY
THIS AFTERNOON. FAVORABLE WEATHER CONDITIONS OR A HIGH MOISTURE
CONTENT OF GRASSES...AND OTHER DRY ORGANIC MATERIAL ON THE
GROUND...INDICATE THAT THE PROBABILITY OF A FIRE OCCURRENCE IS
LOW. OUTDOOR BURNING UNDER THESE CONDITIONS CAN USUALLY BE
PERFORMED WITH REASONABLE SAFETY PRECAUTIONS.

THE OUTLOOK FOR MONDAY AFTERNOON...THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER
INDEX WILL REACH THE LOW CATEGORY.


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