Rangeland Fire Danger Forecast
Issued by NWS Aberdeen, SD
FNUS63 KABR 220834
Rangeland Fire Danger Statement
National Weather Service Aberdeen SD
334 AM CDT Sat Apr 22 2017
Surface high pressure will provide for a seasonally mild and dry
weekend, with generally light winds and low afternoon humidity. A
weak storm system will move in Monday, and while it is not expected
to bring much rainfall, it will dislodge colder air that has built
up in North Dakota and Canada. Below average temperatures are
anticipated for all of next week.
Including the cities of Wheaton, Ortonville, McIntosh, Herreid,
Eureka, Aberdeen, Britton, Sisseton, Mobridge, Ipswich, Webster,
Isabel, Gettysburg, Faulkton, Redfield, Clark, Watertown, Milbank,
Hayti, Clear Lake, Mission Ridge, Onida, Pierre, Highmore, Miller,
Murdo, Kennebec, and Fort Thompson
334 AM CDT Sat Apr 22 2017 /234 AM MDT Sat Apr 22 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.
The outlook for Sunday afternoon...The grassland fire danger index
will reach the low to high category.