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
448 AM CDT Sat Apr 29 2017

.DISCUSSION...

A strong spring storm system will move into the region tonight
and bring the potential for significant rain and snow accumulations
to much of western and north central Nebraska beginning late tonight
and continuing Sunday and Sunday night. As a result, fire weather
conditions will remain low the next few days.

NEZ204-300030-
Eastern Panhandle/Crescent Lake NWR-
348 AM MDT Sat Apr 29 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain late in
                    the afternoon.
Max temperature.....44-49.
Min humidity........35 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast 10 to 20 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good.
Mixing height.......400-4900 ft AGL until 1300, then 3500-6900 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Northeast 20 to 25 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain in the evening.
                    Chance of snow in the late evening and
                    overnight.
Min temperature.....28-33.
Max humidity........88 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 5 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......400-6100 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northeast 15 to 20 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Chance of snow early in the
                    morning. Chance of rain in the late morning and
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....45-50.
Min humidity........33 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 10 to 20 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good.
Mixing height.......700-5700 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North around 30 mph.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Lows in the lower
30s. Highs in the upper 50s. Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the mid 30s.
Highs in the upper 50s. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the mid
30s. Highs in the upper 50s. North winds 5 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the mid
60s.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 40. Highs in the lower 70s.

$$

NEZ206-300030-
Sandhills/Valentine NWR/Nebraska National Forest-
448 AM CDT Sat Apr 29 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Slight chance of rain in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....44-49.
Min humidity........37 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast 10 to 20 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent.
Mixing height.......800-4200 ft AGL until 1300, then 3900-6900 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Northeast around 20 mph increasing to around 30
                    mph in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Chance of rain through the night.
                    Chance of snow in the late evening and
                    overnight.
Min temperature.....Around 32.
Max humidity........92 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 5 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair.
Mixing height.......2200-5800 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northeast around 30 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain and snow in the
                    morning, then rain likely in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....40-45.
Min humidity........52 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 15 to 20 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good.
Mixing height.......1900-4100 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North 35 to 40 mph.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Snow likely and chance of rain. Lows in
the lower 30s. Highs in the mid 50s. Northwest winds 10 to
20 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in the
mid 30s. Highs in the upper 50s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in the
upper 30s. Highs around 60. North winds 5 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the mid
60s.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the lower
70s.

$$

NEZ208-300030-
Niobrara Valley/Fort Niobrara NWR/Samuel R McKelvie National
Forest-
448 AM CDT Sat Apr 29 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
Max temperature.....48-53.
Min humidity........33 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast 5 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good.
Mixing height.......400-5100 ft AGL until 1300, then 5300-7000 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Northeast around 15 mph increasing to around 25
                    mph in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain early in
                    the evening. Chance of rain in the late evening
                    and overnight. Chance of snow after midnight.
Min temperature.....32-37.
Max humidity........88 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 5 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......2200-5800 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northeast around 25 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Rain likely and chance of snow
                    early in the morning, then chance of rain late
                    in the morning. Rain in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....42-47.
Min humidity........45 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 10 to 20 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good.
Mixing height.......1600-4900 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North 30 to 35 mph.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain with snow likely. Lows in the lower
30s. Highs in the mid 50s. Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in the
upper 30s. Highs around 60. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in the
upper 30s. Highs in the upper 50s. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the
mid 60s.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs around 70.

$$

NEZ209-300030-
Loup Rivers Basin-
448 AM CDT Sat Apr 29 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Slight chance of rain in the morning.
                    Chance of rain in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....43-48.
Min humidity........49 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast 10 to 20 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good.
Mixing height.......800-4600 ft AGL until 1300, then 4600-5700 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Northeast around 20 mph increasing to around 30
                    mph in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Rain and snow.
Min temperature.....Around 34.
Max humidity........96 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 10 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......1600-5200 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northeast 30 to 35 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Rain and snow.
Max temperature.....Around 38.
Min humidity........80 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 15 to 20 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......1400-2300 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North around 35 mph.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Snow and rain likely. Lows in the lower
30s. Highs in the lower 50s. Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in the
mid 30s. Highs in the upper 50s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in the
upper 30s. Highs around 60. North winds 5 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the mid
60s.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the upper
60s.

$$

NEZ210-300030-
Frenchman Basin-
348 AM MDT Sat Apr 29 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Slight chance of rain and snow early in
                    the morning, then chance of rain in the late
                    morning and afternoon.
Max temperature.....Around 43.
Min humidity........55 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 10 to 20 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent.
Mixing height.......2100-4500 ft AGL until 1300, then 4700-5800 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Northeast around 25 mph increasing to around 35
                    mph in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Rain likely in the evening. Snow likely
                    in the late evening and overnight.
Min temperature.....Around 32.
Max humidity........96 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 10 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair.
Mixing height.......2200-6300 ft AGL until 0100, then 1900-2800 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....North 30 to 35 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Snow likely in the morning. Rain
                    likely in the late morning and afternoon.
Max temperature.....40-45.
Min humidity........56 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 15 to 20 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good.
Mixing height.......1700-2700 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North 40 to 45 mph.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...Warmer. Partly cloudy. Chance of rain and snow. Lows in
the lower 30s. Highs in the mid 50s. Northwest winds 10 to
20 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the upper
30s. Highs in the upper 50s. East winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the upper
30s. Highs around 60. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the
upper 60s.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the lower
70s.

$$

NEZ219-300030-
Loess Plains-
448 AM CDT Sat Apr 29 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Chance of snow early in the morning.
                    Chance of rain until late afternoon, then rain
                    late in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....Around 43.
Min humidity........60 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 10 to 20 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good.
Mixing height.......1700-4300 ft AGL until 1300, then 4100-5100 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Northeast around 25 mph increasing to around 35
                    mph in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Rain through the night. Snow in the
                    late evening and overnight.
Min temperature.....Around 33.
Max humidity........95 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 10 to 20 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair.
Mixing height.......2200-5200 ft AGL until 0100, then 1500-2100 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....North around 35 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Snow through the day. Rain in the late
                    morning and afternoon.
Max temperature.....Around 37.
Min humidity........75 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 15 to 20 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......1500-2500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North around 40 mph.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...Warmer. Mostly cloudy. Rain and snow likely. Lows in
the lower 30s. Highs in the lower 50s. Northwest winds 10 to
20 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the mid 30s.
Highs in the upper 50s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the upper
30s. Highs in the lower 60s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the
upper 60s.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the lower
70s.

$$



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