Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS North Platte, NE

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
000
FNUS53 KLBF 160919
FWFLBF

Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Western
and North Central Nebraska
National Weather Service North Platte NE
419 AM CDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.DISCUSSION...

Fire weather concerns will be minimal over the next 24 to 36
hours. Widespread rain occurred across western and north central
Nebraska over the past 24 hours. Temperatures today will be in the
70s with 80s expected on Thursday.


NEZ204-171030-
Eastern Panhandle/Crescent Lake NWR-
319 AM MDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms in the morning.
Max temperature.....74-79.
Min humidity........39 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 5 to 15 mph.
LAL.................3 decreasing to 1 in the afternoon.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good.
Mixing height.......1600-5900 ft AGL until 1300, then 5900-8600 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....North around 20 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min temperature.....49-54.
Max humidity........97 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 5 to 10 mph shifting to the west after
                    midnight.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......200-8200 ft AGL until 0100, then 100-200 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....West 5 to 10 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....82-87.
Min humidity........28 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good.
Mixing height.......100-7800 ft AGL until 1300, then 10200-12600 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest 10 to 15 mph.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid 80s. North
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs around 90. South winds
5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Highs around 90. Northeast winds
5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper 80s.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid 80s.

$$

NEZ206-171030-
Sandhills/Valentine NWR/Nebraska National Forest-
419 AM CDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms early in the morning, then slight
                    chance of showers and thunderstorms in the late
                    morning and early afternoon.
Max temperature.....73-78.
Min humidity........50 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 5 to 15 mph.
LAL.................4 decreasing to 2 in the afternoon.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......1300-4800 ft AGL until 1300, then 5100-8100 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Northwest 20 to 25 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min temperature.....52-57.
Max humidity........97 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......200-7400 ft AGL until 0100, then 100-200 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 10 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....82-87.
Min humidity........30 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......100-7500 ft AGL until 1300, then 8800-12000 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....West around 10 mph.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid 80s. North winds 5 to
15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
upper 80s. South winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 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.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the lower 80s.

$$

NEZ208-171030-
Niobrara Valley/Fort Niobrara NWR/Samuel R McKelvie National
Forest-
419 AM CDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms early in the morning, then slight
                    chance of showers and thunderstorms in the late
                    morning and afternoon.
Max temperature.....73-78.
Min humidity........51 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................4 decreasing to 3 in the afternoon.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......1400-4200 ft AGL until 1300, then 2700-6800 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Northwest 20 to 25 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min temperature.....53-58.
Max humidity........97 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......200-6800 ft AGL until 0100, then 200-300 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Northwest 10 to 15 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....82-87.
Min humidity........28 percent.
20-foot winds.......West 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......100-7400 ft AGL until 1300, then 3800-11700 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....West around 10 mph.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid 80s. Northwest winds 5 to
10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
upper 80s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. 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. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid 80s.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows around 60. Highs in the lower 80s.

$$

NEZ209-171030-
Loup Rivers Basin-
419 AM CDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms until late afternoon, then slight
                    chance of showers and thunderstorms late in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....74-79.
Min humidity........64 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 5 to 15 mph.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......1300-4200 ft AGL until 1300, then 3000-7000 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Northwest 15 to 20 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms early in the evening.
Min temperature.....54-59.
Max humidity........97 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................2 decreasing to 1 after midnight.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......200-5900 ft AGL until 0100, then 100-200 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Northwest 10 to 15 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....81-86.
Min humidity........35 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......100-6900 ft AGL until 1300, then 4100-10600 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 15 mph.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid 80s. Northwest winds 5 to
10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid
80s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the upper 80s. South winds 5 to
10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the mid 80s.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the lower 80s.

$$

NEZ210-171030-
Frenchman Basin-
319 AM MDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms in the morning, then slight
                    chance of showers and thunderstorms early in
                    the afternoon.
Max temperature.....74-79.
Min humidity........49 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 5 to 15 mph.
LAL.................4 decreasing to 3 in the afternoon.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......700-5400 ft AGL until 1300, then 5300-8100 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Northwest 15 to 20 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming clear.
Min temperature.....Around 54.
Max humidity........98 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......200-8000 ft AGL until 0100, then 100-200 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....West around 10 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 86.
Min humidity........31 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......100-8100 ft AGL until 1300, then 10300-12600 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....West 10 to 15 mph.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper 80s. North winds 5 to
10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs around 90. South
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the lower 90s. South winds 5 to
10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 80s.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid 80s.

$$

NEZ219-171030-
Loess Plains-
419 AM CDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms in the morning, then slight
                    chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....75-80.
Min humidity........52 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................4 decreasing to 3 in the afternoon.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good.
Mixing height.......1000-4500 ft AGL until 1300, then 4500-7900 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 20 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming clear.
Min temperature.....Around 55.
Max humidity........97 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......200-7500 ft AGL until 0100, then 100-200 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....West 5 to 10 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 86.
Min humidity........31 percent.
20-foot winds.......West around 5 mph shifting to the southwest in
                    the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......100-7500 ft AGL until 1300, then 9200-11900 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....West 10 to 15 mph.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Highs in the upper 80s. North
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
upper 80s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 60s. Highs around 90. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the upper 80s.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid 80s.

$$


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.