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
345 PM CST SUN MAR 1 2015

.DISCUSSION...
WINTER CONDITIONS CONTINUE THROUGH MID WEEK. A CHANCE FOR
SNOW...HEAVIEST ACROSS NORTHERN NEBRASKA WITH A FEW INCHES
POSSIBLE MONDAY NIGHT INTO TUESDAY. OTHERWISE A WARMING TREND TO
END THE WEEK.

NEZ204-021215-
EASTERN PANHANDLE/CRESCENT LAKE NWR-
245 PM MST SUN MAR 1 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....15-20.
MAX HUMIDITY........80 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH UP TO 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1200-4900 FT AGL UNTIL 2400...THEN 800-2200 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTHEAST
                    AROUND 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....39-44.
MIN HUMIDITY........47 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000-3000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 25 TO 30 MPH.

.MONDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE
                    EVENING...THEN SNOW LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
                    AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....16-21.
MAX HUMIDITY........99 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH 10
                    TO 20 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1100-2400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW IN THE
                    MORNING. CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE MORNING...THEN
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....18-23.
MIN HUMIDITY........44 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. NORTH 15 TO 25 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2200-4400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 35 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND 20 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS AROUND
2 BELOW. HIGHS AROUND 16. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...NOT AS COOL. MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 3. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 40S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
40S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 40S.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
40S.

$$

NEZ210-021215-
FRENCHMAN BASIN-
345 PM CST SUN MAR 1 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 20.
MAX HUMIDITY........83 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST UP TO 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500-4200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 5 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTH AROUND 15
                    MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW
                    EARLY IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 44.
MIN HUMIDITY........46 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2100-3300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 25 MPH.

.MONDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE
                    EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....23-28.
MAX HUMIDITY........93 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST 10
                    TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......800-2400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 20 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND 10 MPH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....26-31.
MIN HUMIDITY........35 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. NORTH 15 TO 25 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500-4400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 20 TO 25 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS AROUND 4.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...NOT AS COOL. MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 9. HIGHS IN
THE MID 40S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 20. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS AROUND 50.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
50S.

$$

NEZ206-021215-
SANDHILLS/VALENTINE NWR/NEBRASKA NATIONAL FOREST/
SAMUEL R MCKELVIE NATIONAL FOREST-
345 PM CST SUN MAR 1 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW LATE IN THE NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....14-19.
MAX HUMIDITY........81 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH UP TO 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......800-5800 FT AGL UNTIL 2400...THEN 400-1800 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW IN
                    THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 43.
MIN HUMIDITY........39 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......700-3400 FT AGL UNTIL 1200...THEN 2700-4200 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 25 TO 30 MPH.

.MONDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE
                    EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
                    AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....18-23.
MAX HUMIDITY........98 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST 10 TO
                    15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500-3200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 20 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND 10 MPH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW IN THE
                    MORNING. CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE MORNING...THEN
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....21-26.
MIN HUMIDITY........39 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. NORTH 15 TO 25 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1600-3500 FT AGL UNTIL 1200...THEN 3700-4200 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 30 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR ZERO. HIGHS AROUND 18.
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...NOT AS COOL. MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 4. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS AROUND 50.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS AROUND 50.

$$

NEZ208-021215-
NIOBRARA VALLEY/FORT NIOBRARA NWR-
245 PM MST SUN MAR 1 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 14.
MAX HUMIDITY........87 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH UP TO 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......400-6800 FT AGL UNTIL 2400...THEN 600-1500 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 42.
MIN HUMIDITY........41 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500-3300 FT AGL UNTIL 1200...THEN 3300-4800 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 20 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 30 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.

.MONDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW THROUGH THE
                    NIGHT. AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....16-21.
MAX HUMIDITY........94 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST 10 TO
                    15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500-3600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 20 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND
                    10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW IN THE
                    MORNING. SNOW LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....19-24.
MIN HUMIDITY........40 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1700-3700 FT AGL UNTIL 1200...THEN 3700-4300 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 30 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 1 BELOW. HIGHS AROUND 15.
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY...NOT AS COOL. MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 1. HIGHS
AROUND 40. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
40S.

$$

NEZ219-021215-
LOESS PLAINS-
345 PM CST SUN MAR 1 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW LATE
                    IN THE NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 20.
MAX HUMIDITY........82 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST UP TO 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST
                    AROUND 5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-4300 FT AGL UNTIL 2400...THEN 400-2100 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 5 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTH AROUND 15
                    MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW IN
                    THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....40-45.
MIN HUMIDITY........43 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1900-3600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 25 MPH.

.MONDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE
                    EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 26.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......800-2800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 20 MPH BECOMING SOUTHEAST AROUND
                    10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE
                    MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....29-34.
MIN HUMIDITY........33 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. NORTH 15 TO 25 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......800-3400 FT AGL UNTIL 1200...THEN 3400-4300 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 20 TO 25 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS AROUND 6.
HIGHS IN THE MID 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...NOT AS COOL. MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 8. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
50S.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S.

$$

NEZ209-021215-
LOUP RIVERS BASIN-
345 PM CST SUN MAR 1 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW LATE IN THE NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....13-18.
MAX HUMIDITY........82 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH UP TO 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-6200 FT AGL UNTIL 2400...THEN 300-1200 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW IN
                    THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....39-44.
MIN HUMIDITY........41 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......400-3500 FT AGL UNTIL 1200...THEN 2900-4300 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 20 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 30 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.

.MONDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE
                    EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....20-25.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500-3300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 25 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND 15 MPH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW IN THE
                    MORNING. CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE MORNING...THEN
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....24-29.
MIN HUMIDITY........35 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WINDY. NORTH 20 TO 30 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500-3600 FT AGL UNTIL 1200...THEN 3600-4100 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 25 TO 30 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 3. HIGHS AROUND 18.
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY...NOT AS COOL. MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 3. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS AROUND 50.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
50S.

$$







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