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
451 AM CST Sun Nov 19 2017

.DISCUSSION...

Temperatures will climb into the 50s and 60s today and Monday.
With dry air in place, minimum relative humidity will fall off to
the 15 to 20 percent range in southwestern Nebraska Monday
afternoon. Winds will be from the west at 5 to 15 MPH Monday
morning, increasing to 10 to 20 MPH in the afternoon. Extreme to
near critical fire weather conditions are possible Monday
afternoon across southwestern Nebraska.


NEZ204-201130-
Eastern Panhandle/Crescent Lake NWR-
351 AM MST Sun Nov 19 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....55-60.
Min humidity........22 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair.
Mixing height.......200-2100 ft AGL until 1200, then 1200-4600 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....23-28.
Max humidity........71 percent.
20-foot winds.......West 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......100-400 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 15 mph.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....58-63.
Min humidity........17 percent.
20-foot winds.......West 10 to 20 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good.
Mixing height.......400-1400 ft AGL until 1200, then 1200-4500 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....West 20 to 25 mph.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Cooler. Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in
the upper 40s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Warmer. Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs
around 60. West winds 10 to 15 mph.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs
in the mid 60s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the
lower 60s.
.SATURDAY...Cooler. Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain and
freezing rain. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the lower 50s.

$$

NEZ206-201130-
Sandhills/Valentine NWR/Nebraska National Forest-
451 AM CST Sun Nov 19 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....55-60.
Min humidity........23 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......200-1900 ft AGL until 1200, then 1300-4100 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest 15 to 20 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....23-28.
Max humidity........72 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......100-400 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest 10 to 15 mph.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....59-64.
Min humidity........19 percent.
20-foot winds.......West 5 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......400-2700 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West around 15 mph increasing to around 25 mph
                    in the afternoon.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Cooler. Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in
the mid 40s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Warmer. Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs in
the upper 50s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in
the lower 60s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the mid
60s.
.SATURDAY...Cooler. Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Lows in
the mid 30s. Highs in the lower 50s.

$$

NEZ208-201130-
Niobrara Valley/Fort Niobrara NWR/Samuel R McKelvie National
Forest-
451 AM CST Sun Nov 19 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 56.
Min humidity........25 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair.
Mixing height.......200-3700 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....26-31.
Max humidity........75 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......100-500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest 10 to 15 mph.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 60.
Min humidity........22 percent.
20-foot winds.......West 5 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair.
Mixing height.......400-2500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West around 15 mph.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Colder. Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in
the lower 40s. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Warmer. Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 20s. Highs
in the mid 50s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in
the upper 50s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the
lower 60s.
.SATURDAY...Cooler. Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Lows in
the mid 30s. Highs in the upper 40s.

$$

NEZ209-201130-
Loup Rivers Basin-
451 AM CST Sun Nov 19 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....54-59.
Min humidity........26 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......200-2300 ft AGL until 1200, then 1400-4500 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest 15 to 20 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....25-30.
Max humidity........77 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......100-400 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest 10 to 15 mph.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....58-63.
Min humidity........21 percent.
20-foot winds.......West 5 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair.
Mixing height.......400-2600 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West around 15 mph.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Colder. Partly cloudy. Lows around 30. Highs in the
mid 40s. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 20s. Highs in the
lower 50s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in
the upper 50s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the lower
60s.
.SATURDAY...Cooler. Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in
the lower 50s.

$$

NEZ210-201130-
Frenchman Basin-
351 AM MST Sun Nov 19 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....57-62.
Min humidity........20 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......100-2200 ft AGL until 1200, then 1600-5400 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest 10 to 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....Around 26.
Max humidity........69 percent.
20-foot winds.......West 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......100-400 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest 10 to 15 mph.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 65.
Min humidity........14 percent.
20-foot winds.......West 5 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good.
Mixing height.......300-1300 ft AGL until 1200, then 1500-4400 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....West around 15 mph increasing to around 25 mph
                    in the afternoon.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Cooler. Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in
the lower 50s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the
lower 60s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in
the mid 60s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the upper
60s.
.SATURDAY...Cooler. Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs
in the mid 50s.

$$

NEZ219-201130-
Loess Plains-
451 AM CST Sun Nov 19 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 59.
Min humidity........24 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......100-2000 ft AGL until 1200, then 1700-4500 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 10 mph increasing to around 20
                    mph in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....Around 25.
Max humidity........74 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......100-500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 10 mph.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 64.
Min humidity........16 percent.
20-foot winds.......West 5 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......300-1400 ft AGL until 1200, then 1300-3400 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....West around 15 mph increasing to around 25 mph
                    in the afternoon.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Cooler. Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in
the lower 50s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the
upper 50s. West winds around 5 mph.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in
the lower 60s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the upper
60s.
.SATURDAY...Cooler. Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in
the mid 50s.

$$

CLB



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