Rangeland Fire Danger Forecast
Issued by NWS Rapid City, SD

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Rangeland Fire Danger Statement
National Weather Service Rapid City SD
346 AM MST Sun Dec 17 2017

.DISCUSSION...Aside for some lingering snow early this morning, dry
weather is expected through Wednesday. Temperatures will be mild
with the warmest day on Monday. Colder temperatures are expected
for the second half of the week. There are good chances of snow
Wednesday night into Thursday with accumulations of one or two
inches.

SDZ001-002-013-030>032-042-043-046-047-049-073-180130-
Harding-Perkins-Northern Meade Co Plains-Custer Co Plains-
Pennington Co Plains-Haakon-Oglala Lakota-Jackson-Mellette-Todd-
Tripp-Southern Meade Co Plains-
Including the cities of Buffalo, Lemmon, Bison, Faith, Folsom,
Wall, Philip, Pine Ridge, Oglala, Kyle, Kadoka, White River,
Mission, Winner, and Union Center
346 AM MST Sun Dec 17 2017 /446 AM CST Sun Dec 17 2017/

...MODERATE FIRE DANGER...

The grassland fire danger index will reach the moderate category
this afternoon. Marginal weather conditions or a lowering
moisture content of grasses, and other dry organic material on
the ground, indicate that there is some potential for a fire
occurrence. Do not leave outdoor fires unattended under these
conditions.

.MONDAY AFTERNOON... Missing.


$$

SDZ012-014-025>027-041-044-072-074-180130-
Butte-Ziebach-Northern Foot Hills-Rapid City-Southern Foot Hills-
Fall River-Bennett-Sturgis/Piedmont Foot Hills-Hermosa Foot Hills-
Including the cities of Belle Fourche, Dupree, Spearfish,
Rapid City, Edgemont, Hot Springs, Ardmore, Oelrichs, Martin,
Sturgis, and Hermosa
346 AM MST Sun Dec 17 2017

...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.

.MONDAY AFTERNOON... Missing.


$$



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