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

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR WESTERN
AND NORTH CENTRAL NEBRASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTH PLATTE NE
541 AM CST FRI FEB 12 2016

.DISCUSSION...

HIGHS TODAY AND SATURDAY WILL MAINLY RANGE FROM THE MID 20S EAST
TO THE MID AND UPPER 30S WEST. THERE WILL BE A CHANCE FOR LIGHT SNOW
OR FREEZING DRIZZLE TONIGHT INTO SATURDAY. WARMER TEMPERATURES MOSTLY
IN THE 50S WILL RETURN FOR NEXT WEEK.

NEZ204-130015-
EASTERN PANHANDLE/CRESCENT LAKE NWR-
441 AM MST FRI FEB 12 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....33-38.
MIN HUMIDITY........69 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH UP TO 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100-2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW AND PATCHY
                    FREEZING DRIZZLE IN THE LATE EVENING AND
                    OVERNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 24.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1200-2100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 15 TO 20 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FREEZING DRIZZLE IN THE
                    MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....41-46.
MIN HUMIDITY........56 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......400-1500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 15 TO 20 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID
40S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
50S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 50S.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S.

$$

NEZ206-130015-
SANDHILLS/VALENTINE NWR/NEBRASKA NATIONAL FOREST-
541 AM CST FRI FEB 12 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....30-35.
MIN HUMIDITY........61 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1400-3500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW AND PATCHY
                    FREEZING DRIZZLE IN THE LATE EVENING AND
                    OVERNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....15-20.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1700-3100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTH
                    AROUND 20 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW OR PATCHY
                    FREEZING DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....30-35.
MIN HUMIDITY........62 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1300-2200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 20 TO 25 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...NOT AS COOL. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS
AROUND 50. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
50S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 50S.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S.

$$

NEZ208-130015-
NIOBRARA VALLEY/FORT NIOBRARA NWR/SAMUEL R MCKELVIE NATIONAL
FOREST-
541 AM CST FRI FEB 12 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....24-29.
MIN HUMIDITY........55 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2100-3500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW LATE IN
                    THE EVENING. CHANCE OF SNOW AND PATCHY FREEZING
                    DRIZZLE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....12-17.
MAX HUMIDITY........92 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1600-2800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FREEZING DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING.
                    CHANCE OF SNOW THROUGH THE DAY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....29-34.
MIN HUMIDITY........57 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1600-2300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 20 TO 25 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...NOT AS COOL. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN OR
SNOW. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. WEST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
50S.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S.

$$

NEZ209-130015-
LOUP RIVERS BASIN-
541 AM CST FRI FEB 12 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....26-31.
MIN HUMIDITY........60 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1600-3300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FREEZING DRIZZLE AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SNOW EARLY IN THE MORNING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....10-15.
MAX HUMIDITY........99 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500-2900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FREEZING DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING.
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW THROUGH THE DAY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....25-30.
MIN HUMIDITY........57 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1400-2200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 20 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...NOT AS COOL. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS AROUND 50.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
50S.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 50S.

$$

NEZ210-130015-
FRENCHMAN BASIN-
441 AM MST FRI FEB 12 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....36-41.
MIN HUMIDITY........67 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH UP TO 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST AROUND 5
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100-2100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FREEZING DRIZZLE IN THE LATE
                    EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....20-25.
MAX HUMIDITY........97 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500-2200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 15 TO 20 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FREEZING DRIZZLE OR
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....36-41.
MIN HUMIDITY........60 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......900-1800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 15 TO 20 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID
40S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
50S. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S.

$$

NEZ219-130015-
LOESS PLAINS-
541 AM CST FRI FEB 12 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 36.
MIN HUMIDITY........69 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-2400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 10 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FREEZING DRIZZLE IN THE LATE
                    EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 19.
MAX HUMIDITY........94 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1800-2300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW OR PATCHY
                    FREEZING DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....30-35.
MIN HUMIDITY........62 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500-2100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 20 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...NOT AS COOL. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS
IN THE MID 40S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S.

$$

NWS


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