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
454 AM CDT SUN JUL 20 2014

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 8 PM CDT
THIS EVENING...
...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 7 PM MDT
THIS EVENING...

.DISCUSSION...

TEMPERATURES IN THE UPPER 90S TO AROUND 100 ARE EXPECTED TODAY AND
AGAIN MONDAY. THAT WILL BRING RELATIVE HUMIDITY TO 15 TO 20
PERCENT IN THE EASTERN NEBRASKA PANHANDLE AND SOUTHWEST NEBRASKA
IN THE FRENCHMAN BASIN. HOWEVER...WIND WILL NOT BE STRONG.
AFTERNOON TEMPERATURES IN WESTERN AND SOUTHWEST NEBRASKA WILL
CONTINUE TO BE IN THE 90S THROUGH THURSDAY.


NEZ204-210015-
EASTERN PANHANDLE/CRESCENT LAKE NWR-
354 AM MDT SUN JUL 20 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....95-100.
MIN HUMIDITY........17 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-6500 FT AGL UNTIL 1300...THEN 4600-12400 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 5 TO 10 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....63-68.
MAX HUMIDITY........67 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST UP TO 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-12200 FT AGL UNTIL 0100...THEN 100-200 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....96-101.
MIN HUMIDITY........17 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100-9800 FT AGL UNTIL 1300...THEN 13000-15400
                    FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
90S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS AROUND 90.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE
MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS AROUND 90.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.

$$

NEZ210-210015-
FRENCHMAN BASIN-
454 AM CDT SUN JUL 20 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....96-101.
MIN HUMIDITY........18 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-6800 FT AGL UNTIL 1300...THEN 3200-15400 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....66-71.
MAX HUMIDITY........74 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-14300 FT AGL UNTIL 0100...THEN 100-200 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 5 MPH.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....97-102.
MIN HUMIDITY........21 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100-10500 FT AGL UNTIL 1300...THEN 12300-15700
                    FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 10 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 90S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE
MID 60S. HIGHS AROUND 90.

$$

NEZ206-210015-
SANDHILLS/VALENTINE NWR/NEBRASKA NATIONAL FOREST/
SAMUEL R MCKELVIE NATIONAL FOREST-
454 AM CDT SUN JUL 20 2014

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 8 PM CDT
THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....94-99.
MIN HUMIDITY........25 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500-2500 FT AGL UNTIL 1300...THEN 2200-11800 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 68.
MAX HUMIDITY........78 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-11900 FT AGL UNTIL 0100...THEN 100-200 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....96-101.
MIN HUMIDITY........22 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100-10300 FT AGL UNTIL 1300...THEN 12100-16000
                    FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 90S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE
MID 60S. HIGHS AROUND 90. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 60S. HIGHS AROUND 90.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE
MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.

$$

NEZ208-210015-
NIOBRARA VALLEY/FORT NIOBRARA NWR-
354 AM MDT SUN JUL 20 2014

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 7 PM MDT
THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....94-99.
MIN HUMIDITY........29 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......400-3000 FT AGL UNTIL 1300...THEN 2600-10200 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....67-72.
MAX HUMIDITY........85 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-10100 FT AGL UNTIL 0100...THEN 100-300 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 100.
MIN HUMIDITY........24 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100-8500 FT AGL UNTIL 1300...THEN 2400-15500 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST
                    AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 90S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 80S. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE
MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE
MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.

$$

NEZ219-210015-
LOESS PLAINS-
454 AM CDT SUN JUL 20 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....96-101.
MIN HUMIDITY........24 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......600-2400 FT AGL UNTIL 1300...THEN 2600-14500 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 70.
MAX HUMIDITY........78 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100-14100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....97-102.
MIN HUMIDITY........29 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100-10900 FT AGL UNTIL 1300...THEN 11700-16000
                    FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 5 TO 10 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 90S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 90S. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 90S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID
90S.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.

$$

NEZ209-210015-
LOUP RIVERS BASIN-
454 AM CDT SUN JUL 20 2014

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 8 PM CDT
THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....92-97.
MIN HUMIDITY........40 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500-1800 FT AGL UNTIL 1300...THEN 2000-4400 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 70.
MAX HUMIDITY........84 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-4700 FT AGL UNTIL 0100...THEN 100-300 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....95-100.
MIN HUMIDITY........35 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100-3900 FT AGL UNTIL 1300...THEN 1000-12400 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 15 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 90S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 80S. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE
MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 60S. HIGHS AROUND 90.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE
MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.

$$







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