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
314 PM CDT THU MAY 21 2015

.DISCUSSION...

COOLER AND WET CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED FRIDAY AND THROUGH MUCH OF
THE WEEKEND. FIRE WEATHER DANGER WILL REMAIN LOW.

NEZ204-221215-
EASTERN PANHANDLE/CRESCENT LAKE NWR-
214 PM MDT THU MAY 21 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF RAIN LATE IN THE NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 44.
MAX HUMIDITY........95 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2100-5700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 25 TO 30 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....52-57.
MIN HUMIDITY........69 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1700-3800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 30 TO 35 MPH.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE NIGHT. PATCHY FOG
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....45-50.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1700-2700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 30 TO 35 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING.
                    CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE
                    DAY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....61-66.
MIN HUMIDITY........70 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................4.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2300-4600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 25 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
PATCHY FOG. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. EAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MEMORIAL DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S.

$$

NEZ210-221215-
FRENCHMAN BASIN-
314 PM CDT THU MAY 21 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
                    RAIN LIKELY LATE IN THE NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 46.
MAX HUMIDITY........98 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2100-5700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 25 TO 30 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF
                    RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....54-59.
MIN HUMIDITY........75 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1800-2600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 30 TO 35 MPH.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE NIGHT. PATCHY FOG
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 51.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1900-2800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 35 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING.
                    CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE
                    DAY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....65-70.
MIN HUMIDITY........64 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................4.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2100-4600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 30 TO 35 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. PATCHY
FOG. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS AROUND 70. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.MEMORIAL DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. NORTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.

$$

NEZ206-221215-
SANDHILLS/VALENTINE NWR/NEBRASKA NATIONAL FOREST/
SAMUEL R MCKELVIE NATIONAL FOREST-
314 PM CDT THU MAY 21 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN LATE IN
                    THE NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 44.
MAX HUMIDITY........91 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3300-6300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 25 MPH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....54-59.
MIN HUMIDITY........62 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000-4500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 30 MPH.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE NIGHT. PATCHY FOG
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 48.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1400-3100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 30 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING.
                    CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE
                    DAY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....61-66.
MIN HUMIDITY........73 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................4.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1600-4300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 30 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
PATCHY FOG. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MEMORIAL DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS AROUND 70. WEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. WEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S.

$$

NEZ208-221215-
NIOBRARA VALLEY/FORT NIOBRARA NWR-
214 PM MDT THU MAY 21 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 44.
MAX HUMIDITY........87 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH UP TO 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4400-6900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 15 TO 20 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....60-65.
MIN HUMIDITY........44 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500-5500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 25 TO 30 MPH.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
                    ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
                    SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....46-51.
MAX HUMIDITY........99 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1400-3000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 25 TO 30 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....63-68.
MIN HUMIDITY........70 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................4.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1600-4200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 25 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. PATCHY
FOG. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MEMORIAL DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS AROUND 70. WEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. WEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S.

$$

NEZ219-221215-
LOESS PLAINS-
314 PM CDT THU MAY 21 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF RAIN LATE IN THE NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 46.
MAX HUMIDITY........96 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4400-5500 FT AGL UNTIL 0100...THEN 2200-4600 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 25 MPH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 55.
MIN HUMIDITY........77 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1800-2300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 25 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 35
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE NIGHT. PATCHY FOG
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 51.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1700-2800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 30 TO 35 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING. CHANCE
                    OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE DAY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....63-68.
MIN HUMIDITY........72 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................4.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1600-3800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 30 TO 35 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
PATCHY FOG. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MEMORIAL DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.

$$

NEZ209-221215-
LOUP RIVERS BASIN-
314 PM CDT THU MAY 21 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN LATE IN THE NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 44.
MAX HUMIDITY........90 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH UP TO 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3800-7000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 20 MPH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY IN THE
                    MORNING. RAIN LIKELY IN THE LATE MORNING AND
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....57-62.
MIN HUMIDITY........48 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000-4800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 25 TO 30 MPH.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE NIGHT. PATCHY FOG
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 50.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500-2800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 30 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING. CHANCE
                    OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE DAY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....62-67.
MIN HUMIDITY........72 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................4.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500-3300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 30 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. PATCHY
FOG. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.MEMORIAL DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S.

$$








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