Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Western
and North Central Nebraska
National Weather Service North Platte NE
414 AM CST Sat Dec 9 2017

.DISCUSSION...

Near critical fire weather conditions are possible this afternoon
across far southwestern Nebraska, mainly in the western half of
zone 210. Minimum relative humidity will fall off to the 15 to 20
percent range for 1 to 2 hours this afternoon with wind gusts
approaching 25 MPH in this 1 to 2 hour time window. Elevated to
near critical fire weather conditions are possible in southwestern
Nebraska on Sunday as well. Minimum relative humidity will fall
off to around 15 percent, however winds Sunday afternoon will be
lighter compared to this afternoon`s.


NEZ204-100015-
Eastern Panhandle/Crescent Lake NWR-
314 AM MST Sat Dec 9 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....51-56.
Min humidity........22 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 20
                    mph in the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......300-2200 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northwest 15 to 20 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....22-27.
Max humidity........68 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 5 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........6 or high.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......200 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West around 20 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....54-59.
Min humidity........18 percent.
20-foot winds.......West 5 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......200-1600 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West around 20 mph.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...Breezy. Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in
the upper 40s. Northwest winds 15 to 25 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 20s. Highs in the
lower 50s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs around
50. Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs in the mid
40s.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs in the lower
50s.

$$

NEZ206-100015-
Sandhills/Valentine NWR/Nebraska National Forest-
414 AM CST Sat Dec 9 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....46-51.
Min humidity........26 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 5 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......400-1800 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northwest 15 to 20 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....24-29.
Max humidity........71 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 5 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......100-200 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West around 20 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....55-60.
Min humidity........20 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 5 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......100-700 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West 15 to 20 mph.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...Breezy. Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in
the upper 40s. Northwest winds 15 to 25 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 20s. Highs around 50.
West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the
upper 40s. Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs in the mid
40s.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs in the lower
50s.

$$

NEZ208-100015-
Niobrara Valley/Fort Niobrara NWR/Samuel R McKelvie National
Forest-
414 AM CST Sat Dec 9 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....41-46.
Min humidity........34 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 5 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......400-1900 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....27-32.
Max humidity........75 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 5 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......200 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West around 20 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 54.
Min humidity........23 percent.
20-foot winds.......West 10 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......200-900 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West around 20 mph.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...Breezy. Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in
the mid 40s. Northwest winds 15 to 25 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs in the mid
40s. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 30. Highs in the upper
40s. Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs in the
lower 40s.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs around 50.

$$

NEZ209-100015-
Loup Rivers Basin-
414 AM CST Sat Dec 9 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....43-48.
Min humidity........30 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair.
Mixing height.......500-2600 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....24-29.
Max humidity........79 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 5 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......100-200 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West 15 to 20 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....55-60.
Min humidity........20 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 10 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......200-1500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 20 mph.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...Breezy. Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in
the upper 40s. Northwest winds 15 to 25 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs in the upper
40s. West winds 10 to 20 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the
upper 40s. Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the
mid 40s.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs in the lower
50s.

$$

NEZ210-100015-
Frenchman Basin-
314 AM MST Sat Dec 9 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....55-60.
Min humidity........17 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 5 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......200-3300 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northwest 15 to 20 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....22-27.
Max humidity........65 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 5 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......200 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 20 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 60.
Min humidity........13 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 10 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair.
Mixing height.......200-2200 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 20 mph.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the mid
50s. Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 20s. Highs in the mid
50s. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the
lower 50s. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs in the
upper 40s.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs in the mid
50s.

$$

NEZ219-100015-
Loess Plains-
414 AM CST Sat Dec 9 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 55.
Min humidity........22 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 5 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......300-2800 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....22-27.
Max humidity........70 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......100-200 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West 15 to 20 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 61.
Min humidity........15 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 5 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......100-1600 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 20 mph.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...Breezy. Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in
the lower 50s. Northwest winds 15 to 25 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 20s. Highs in the
lower 50s. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the
lower 50s. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs in the
upper 40s.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs in the mid
50s.

$$



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