Rangeland Fire Danger Forecast
Issued by NWS Aberdeen, SD

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RANGELAND FIRE DANGER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ABERDEEN SD
329 AM CDT WED MAY 4 2016

.DISCUSSION...
DRY HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE AREA TODAY WILL SINK SOUTH ACROSS
NEBRASKA TONIGHT. EXPECT RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES TO FALL INTO THE
25 TO 30 PERCENT RANGE ACROSS MOST AREAS THIS AFTERNOON. WINDS
WILL BE MUCH LIGHTER TODAY...BUT STILL OUT OF THE NORTHWEST AROUND
10 TO 15 MPH OVER NORTHEASTERN SOUTH DAKOTA AND FAR WEST CENTRAL
MINNESOTA. WARMING SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL RETURN THURSDAY AND EARLY
FRIDAY...WITH TEMPERATURES TOPPING OUT IN THE 80S BOTH DAYS. DRY
WEATHER SHOULD REMAIN THROUGH AT LEAST FRIDAY MORNING.

SDZ006-007-011-042230-
BROWN-MARSHALL-DAY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ABERDEEN...BRITTON...WEBSTER
329 AM CDT WED MAY 4 2016

...LOW FIRE DANGER...

THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER INDEX WILL REACH THE LOW CATEGORY
THIS AFTERNOON. FAVORABLE WEATHER CONDITIONS OR A HIGH MOISTURE
CONTENT OF GRASSES...AND OTHER DRY ORGANIC MATERIAL ON THE
GROUND...INDICATE THAT THE PROBABILITY OF A FIRE OCCURRENCE IS
LOW. OUTDOOR BURNING UNDER THESE CONDITIONS CAN USUALLY BE
PERFORMED WITH REASONABLE SAFETY PRECAUTIONS.

THE OUTLOOK FOR THURSDAY AFTERNOON...THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER INDEX
WILL REACH THE MODERATE CATEGORY.


$$

MNZ039-046-SDZ003>005-008>010-015>023-033>037-045-048-051-042230-
TRAVERSE-BIG STONE-CORSON-CAMPBELL-MCPHERSON-ROBERTS-WALWORTH-
EDMUNDS-DEWEY-POTTER-FAULK-SPINK-CLARK-CODINGTON-GRANT-HAMLIN-DEUEL-
STANLEY-SULLY-HUGHES-HYDE-HAND-JONES-LYMAN-BUFFALO-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WHEATON...ORTONVILLE...WAKPALA...HERREID...
EUREKA...SISSETON...MOBRIDGE...IPSWICH...ISABEL...GETTYSBURG...
FAULKTON...REDFIELD...CLARK...WATERTOWN...MILBANK...HAYTI...
CLEAR LAKE...MISSION RIDGE...ONIDA...PIERRE...HIGHMORE...MILLER...
MURDO...KENNEBEC...FORT THOMPSON
329 AM CDT WED MAY 4 2016 /229 AM MDT WED MAY 4 2016/

...LOW FIRE DANGER...

THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER INDEX WILL REACH THE LOW CATEGORY
THIS AFTERNOON. FAVORABLE WEATHER CONDITIONS OR A HIGH MOISTURE
CONTENT OF GRASSES...AND OTHER DRY ORGANIC MATERIAL ON THE
GROUND...INDICATE THAT THE PROBABILITY OF A FIRE OCCURRENCE IS
LOW. OUTDOOR BURNING UNDER THESE CONDITIONS CAN USUALLY BE
PERFORMED WITH REASONABLE SAFETY PRECAUTIONS.

THE OUTLOOK FOR THURSDAY AFTERNOON...THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER INDEX
WILL REACH THE LOW CATEGORY.


$$

KF



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