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
533 AM CST TUE NOV 25 2014

.DISCUSSION...

BREEZY WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS WILL DEVELOP THIS AFTERNOON WITH
NEAR NORMAL HIGH TEMPERATURES. RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL DROP TO
25-45 PERCENT WITH NO CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS EXPECTED.
ALTHOUGH PERIODIC CHANCES FOR PRECIPITATION WILL BE OBSERVED THIS WEEK
ACROSS THE DISTRICTS...NO SIGNIFICANT PRECIPITATION CHANCES ARE
CURRENTLY IN THE FORECAST. TEMPERATURES WILL BE ON THE UPSWING FOR
THE WEEKEND AS WELL ABOVE NORMAL CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED FRIDAY AND
SATURDAY. THIS COULD LEAD TO ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS.

NEZ204-260030-
EASTERN PANHANDLE/CRESCENT LAKE NWR-
433 AM MST TUE NOV 25 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS OR SNOW
                    SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....42-47.
MIN HUMIDITY........37 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-3000 FT AGL UNTIL 1200...THEN 1900-5200 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH INCREASING TO WEST
                    AROUND 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY
                    IN THE EVENING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
                    THROUGH THE NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....22-27.
MAX HUMIDITY........83 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1100-3700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 25 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 35
                    MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS OR SNOW
                    SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....32-37.
MIN HUMIDITY........50 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH DECREASING TO UP TO 5
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2100-3600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 25 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND 10
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THANKSGIVING DAY...WARMER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 50S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MUCH COLDER. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 16. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 30S.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 15. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S.

$$

NEZ210-260030-
FRENCHMAN BASIN-
533 AM CST TUE NOV 25 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 50.
MIN HUMIDITY........25 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100-3600 FT AGL UNTIL 1200...THEN 2200-6700 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO WEST
                    AROUND 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY
                    IN THE EVENING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
                    THROUGH THE NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 27.
MAX HUMIDITY........77 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......400-3400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 30
                    MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....38-43.
MIN HUMIDITY........39 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH 5
                    TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1100-4100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 25 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND 15
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THANKSGIVING DAY...WARMER. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MUCH COLDER. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 30S.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 16. HIGHS AROUND 40.

$$

NEZ206-260030-
SANDHILLS/VALENTINE NWR/NEBRASKA NATIONAL FOREST/
SAMUEL R MCKELVIE NATIONAL FOREST-
533 AM CST TUE NOV 25 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS OR SNOW
                    SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....42-47.
MIN HUMIDITY........34 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-2200 FT AGL UNTIL 1200...THEN 1200-5200 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO WEST
                    AROUND 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY
                    IN THE EVENING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
                    IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 24.
MAX HUMIDITY........79 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......700-3900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 25 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 40
                    MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....31-36.
MIN HUMIDITY........46 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500-4100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 35 MPH BECOMING NORTH AROUND
                    20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THANKSGIVING DAY...NOT AS COOL. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 19.
HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...WARMER. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MUCH COLDER. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 16. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 20S.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 14. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S.

$$

NEZ208-260030-
NIOBRARA VALLEY/FORT NIOBRARA NWR-
433 AM MST TUE NOV 25 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS OR SNOW
                    SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 41.
MIN HUMIDITY........45 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-2700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 20
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
                    THROUGH THE NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....20-25.
MAX HUMIDITY........80 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000-3800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 25 MPH INCREASING TO NORTHWEST
                    AROUND 40 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....26-31.
MIN HUMIDITY........57 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH 5
                    TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2200-3800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 35 MPH BECOMING NORTH AROUND
                    20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THANKSGIVING DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS AROUND 16. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...WARMER. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN
THE MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE
MID 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 13. HIGHS IN THE MID
20S.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 12. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S.

$$

NEZ219-260030-
LOESS PLAINS-
533 AM CST TUE NOV 25 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....47-52.
MIN HUMIDITY........25 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100-3600 FT AGL UNTIL 1200...THEN 3400-6800 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO WEST
                    AROUND 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS OR SNOW
                    SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....25-30.
MAX HUMIDITY........75 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......900-4600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 25 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....37-42.
MIN HUMIDITY........36 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1700-4000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 35 MPH BECOMING NORTH AROUND
                    20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THANKSGIVING DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 19. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...WARMER. MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN
THE MID 60S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MUCH COLDER. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 30S.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 14. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S.

$$

NEZ209-260030-
LOUP RIVERS BASIN-
533 AM CST TUE NOV 25 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS OR SNOW
                    SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....42-47.
MIN HUMIDITY........34 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100-3400 FT AGL UNTIL 1200...THEN 800-5800 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 20
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS OR SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE LATE
                    EVENING AND EARLY MORNING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 25.
MAX HUMIDITY........79 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500-3700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 20 MPH INCREASING TO NORTHWEST
                    AROUND 40 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....30-35.
MIN HUMIDITY........46 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2100-3800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 40 MPH BECOMING NORTH AROUND
                    25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THANKSGIVING DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 16. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 30S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...WARMER. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MUCH COLDER. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 16. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 20S.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 13. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S.

$$

KAR






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