Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for NE Wyoming and WRN South Dakota
National Weather Service Rapid City SD
524 AM MST Wed Feb 21 2018

.DISCUSSION...Arctic air will remain across the area midweek, with
some moderation in temperatures late in the week. Mainly dry weather
is expected in most areas for the rest of the week. However, there will
be a good chance for snow across south central South Dakota Thursday,
with light accumulations in some areas.

WYZ297-220100-
Northern Campbell-
Including the city of Gillette
524 AM MST Wed Feb 21 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 17.
Min humidity........59-66 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 10 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....South around 15 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......2200 to 2800 ft agl.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....Around 5 below.
Max humidity........89-96 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....South around 15 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......50 to 100 ft agl.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 21.
Min humidity........57-63 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5 to 10 mph shifting to the west in the
                    afternoon.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....South around 10 mph shifting to the northwest
                    in the afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......1100 to 1400 ft agl.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 3 below. Highs in the lower
20s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 3. Highs in the upper 20s.
Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 9. Highs in the upper 20s.
West winds around 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 12. Highs in the lower 30s.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of snow. Lows around 12.
Highs around 30.

$$

WYZ259-220100-
Southern Campbell-
Including the city of Wright
524 AM MST Wed Feb 21 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 18.
Min humidity........55-61 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....Southwest 20 to 25 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair.
Mixing height.......3000 to 3800 ft agl.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....Around 2 below.
Max humidity........87-93 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 10 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....South around 15 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......100 to 200 ft agl.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 23.
Min humidity........56-62 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 5 to 10 mph shifting to the west in
                    the afternoon.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 10 mph shifting to the west in
                    the afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......1700 to 2200 ft agl.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 2 below. Highs in the mid
20s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 3. Highs in the upper 20s.
Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 10. Highs in the upper 20s.
West winds 15 to 20 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 11. Highs in the lower 30s.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of snow. Lows around 12.
Highs in the lower 30s.

$$

WYZ298-220100-
Crook and Weston County Plains-
Including the cities of Colony, Moorcroft, Newcastle, and Upton
524 AM MST Wed Feb 21 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 17.
Min humidity........60-67 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 10 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....South 15 to 20 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor increasing to fair in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......3300 to 4200 ft agl.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....Around 2 below.
Max humidity........90-96 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......100 to 200 ft agl.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 24.
Min humidity........57-63 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....South around 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......1400 to 1800 ft agl.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 1 below. Highs in the mid
20s. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 3. Highs in the upper 20s.
West winds 15 to 20 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 9. Highs in the upper 20s.
West winds 15 to 20 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 10. Highs in the lower 30s.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of snow. Lows around 12.
Highs in the lower 30s.

$$

WYZ299-220100-
Wyoming Black Hills-
Including the cities of Sundance and Four Corners
524 AM MST Wed Feb 21 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 17.
Min humidity........49-59 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 10 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....South around 20 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair.
Mixing height.......2400 to 3000 ft agl.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....Around 2 above.
Max humidity........80-90 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 10 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....South around 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......100 to 200 ft agl.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 25.
Min humidity........51-59 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5 to 10 mph shifting to the west in the
                    afternoon.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....South around 10 mph shifting to the west in the
                    afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......2100 to 2700 ft agl.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 2. Highs in the mid 20s.
Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 5. Highs in the upper 20s.
West winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 8. Highs in the upper 20s.
West winds around 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 11. Highs around 30.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows around 13. Highs
in the lower 30s.

$$

SDZ260-220100-
Northern Black Hills-
Including the cities of Lead, Deadwood, Spearfish, and Sturgis
524 AM MST Wed Feb 21 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....15-21.
Min humidity........48-58 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Transport winds.....South 20 to 25 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......3400 to 4300 ft agl.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....2 below to 4 above zero.
Max humidity........85-95 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......100 to 200 ft agl.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 24.
Min humidity........53-63 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5 to 10 mph shifting to the east in the
                    afternoon.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Transport winds.....South around 10 mph shifting to the northeast
                    in the afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......2600 to 3300 ft agl.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 2. Highs in the mid 20s.
Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 5. Highs in the upper 20s.
West winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 10. Highs in the upper 20s.
West winds around 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 12. Highs in the lower 30s.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of snow. Lows around 14.
Highs in the lower 30s.

$$

SDZ262-220100-
Southern Black Hills-
Including the cities of Rapid City, Hill City, Custer,
Hot Springs, and Edgemont
524 AM MST Wed Feb 21 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 20.
Min humidity........48-58 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 25 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......3400 to 4300 ft agl.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy until 2400, then mostly cloudy.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....Around 4 above.
Max humidity........87-97 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....South around 10 mph shifting to the west after
                    midnight.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......100 to 200 ft agl.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 26.
Min humidity........54-64 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......2800 to 3600 ft agl.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 4. Highs in the mid 20s.
Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 7. Highs in the upper 20s.
West winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 10. Highs around 30. West
winds around 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 12. Highs in the mid 30s.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of snow. Lows around 15.
Highs in the lower 30s.

$$

SDZ261-220100-
Northwestern South Dakota Plains-
Including the cities of Belle Fourche, Bison, Faith,
Union Center, New Underwood, and Wasta
524 AM MST Wed Feb 21 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 14.
Min humidity........63-70 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast 10 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Transport winds.....South around 15 mph shifting to the southeast
                    in the afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......1500 to 1900 ft agl.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....2 below-8 below zero.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Transport winds.....East 5 to 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......100 to 200 ft agl.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 20.
Min humidity........69-75 percent.
20-foot winds.......East 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Transport winds.....East 5 to 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......1100 to 1400 ft agl.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 1. Highs around 20. West
winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 2. Highs in the mid 20s.
West winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 9. Highs in the upper 20s.
Northwest winds around 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 10. Highs in the lower 30s.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 12. Highs in the upper 20s.

$$

SDZ264-220100-
Badlands Area-
Including the cities of Wall, Interior, Red Shirt, and Scenic
524 AM MST Wed Feb 21 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 21.
Min humidity........67-73 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 10 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Transport winds.....South around 10 mph increasing to southeast
                    around 20 mph in the afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......2100 to 2700 ft agl.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy until 2400, then mostly cloudy.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....Around 4 above.
Max humidity........92-98 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 10 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Transport winds.....South around 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......100 to 200 ft agl.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow after
                    1200.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 25.
Min humidity........73 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5 to 10 mph shifting to the east in the
                    afternoon.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Transport winds.....South around 10 mph shifting to the east in the
                    afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......1600 to 2000 ft agl.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 6. Highs in the mid 20s.
East winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 8. Highs in the upper 20s.
West winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 12. Highs in the lower 30s.
West winds around 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 13. Highs in the mid 30s.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 15. Highs in the lower 30s.

$$

SDZ263-220100-
Southwestern South Dakota-
Including the cities of Pine Ridge, Ardmore, Oelrichs, and Oglala
524 AM MST Wed Feb 21 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 23.
Min humidity........63-70 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 10 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 15 mph increasing to south
                    around 30 mph in the afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor increasing to fair in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......2400 to 3100 ft agl.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy until 2400, then mostly cloudy.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....1 below to 5 above zero.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 10 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....South around 15 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......100 to 200 ft agl.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow after
                    1200.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 25.
Min humidity........67-73 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5 to 10 mph shifting to the southeast in
                    the afternoon.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Transport winds.....South around 15 mph shifting to the southeast
                    in the afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......1600 to 2100 ft agl.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 4. Highs in the upper 20s.
South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 7. Highs around 30. West
winds 15 to 20 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 10. Highs in the lower 30s.
West winds 15 to 20 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 11. Highs in the mid 30s.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 13. Highs in the mid 30s.

$$

SDZ266-220100-
Central South Dakota Plains-
Including the cities of Dupree and Philip
524 AM MST Wed Feb 21 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 16.
Min humidity........62-68 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 5 to 10 mph shifting to the southeast
                    10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 10 mph shifting to the
                    southeast in the afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......1400 to 1800 ft agl.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy until 2400, then mostly cloudy.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....4 below to 2 above zero.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......100 to 200 ft agl.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow after
                    1200.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 23.
Min humidity........72-78 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......1300 to 1700 ft agl.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow. Lows around 4.
Highs in the lower 20s. West winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 4. Highs in the mid 20s.
West winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 10. Highs in the upper 20s.
West winds around 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 10. Highs in the lower 30s.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 13. Highs around 30.

$$

SDZ265-220100-
South Central South Dakota-
Including the cities of Martin, Mission, White River, and Winner
524 AM MST Wed Feb 21 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 25.
Min humidity........56-63 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 10 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....South 15 to 20 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor increasing to fair in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......2400 to 3000 ft agl.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy until 2400, then mostly cloudy.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....Around 9 above.
Max humidity........89-96 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 10 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....South around 15 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......100 to 200 ft agl.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Chance of snow.
Chc of wetting rain.30 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 25.
Min humidity........72-78 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast 10 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Transport winds.....Southeast 15 to 20 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......1600 to 2000 ft agl.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow. Lows around 8.
Highs in the upper 20s. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow. Lows around 13.
Highs in the lower 30s. West winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 14. Highs in the lower 30s.
West winds 15 to 20 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 14. Highs in the mid 30s.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 17. Highs in the mid 30s.

$$



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