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
507 AM CST SUN DEC 4 2016

.DISCUSSION...

SEASONAL TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED SUNDAY INTO MONDAY ACROSS
WESTERN AND NORTH CENTRAL NEBRASKA. BEGINNING MONDAY AFTERNOON...A
STRONG ARCTIC COLD FRONT WILL TRACK THROUGH WESTERN AND NORTH
CENTRAL NEBRASKA. HIGHS TUESDAY WILL BE IN THE 30S FOLLOWED BY 20S
ON WEDNESDAY. LIGHT SNOW WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS SOUTHWESTERN
NEBRASKA TUESDAY NIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY.

NEZ204-050015-
EASTERN PANHANDLE/CRESCENT LAKE NWR-
407 AM MST SUN DEC 4 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....43-48.
MIN HUMIDITY........31 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500-4600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 15 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....23-28.
MAX HUMIDITY........83 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100-600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....40-45.
MIN HUMIDITY........38 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST 10
                    TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......400-2500 FT AGL UNTIL 1200...THEN 2200-4800 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 15 MPH INCREASING TO NORTHWEST
                    AROUND 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...COLDER. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 11. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 20S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS AROUND
5. HIGHS AROUND 15. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 1 BELOW. HIGHS AROUND 17.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...NOT AS COLD. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 4. HIGHS AROUND
30.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS AROUND 15.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S.

$$

NEZ206-050015-
SANDHILLS/VALENTINE NWR/NEBRASKA NATIONAL FOREST-
507 AM CST SUN DEC 4 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....44-49.
MIN HUMIDITY........32 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500-4100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 15 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....24-29.
MAX HUMIDITY........78 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....43-48.
MIN HUMIDITY........38 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST 10
                    TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......400-2100 FT AGL UNTIL 1200...THEN 2400-3600 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH INCREASING TO NORTHWEST
                    AROUND 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...COLDER. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 16. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 20S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS
AROUND 9. HIGHS AROUND 18. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 3. HIGHS AROUND 18.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 7. HIGHS IN THE MID 20S.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS AROUND 16.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S.

$$

NEZ208-050015-
NIOBRARA VALLEY/FORT NIOBRARA NWR/SAMUEL R MCKELVIE NATIONAL
FOREST-
507 AM CST SUN DEC 4 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....42-47.
MIN HUMIDITY........39 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500-3800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 15 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....26-31.
MAX HUMIDITY........81 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....38-43.
MIN HUMIDITY........49 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST
                    10 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500-3500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH INCREASING TO NORTHWEST
                    AROUND 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...COLDER. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 16. HIGHS IN THE
MID 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 7. HIGHS AROUND
15. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 3. HIGHS AROUND 14.
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 5. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 20S.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS AROUND 14.
HIGHS IN THE MID 20S.

$$

NEZ209-050015-
LOUP RIVERS BASIN-
507 AM CST SUN DEC 4 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....44-49.
MIN HUMIDITY........36 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500-3300 FT AGL UNTIL 1200...THEN 1500-5800 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....24-29.
MAX HUMIDITY........82 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....45-50.
MIN HUMIDITY........39 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST
                    10 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500-3600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH INCREASING TO NORTHWEST
                    AROUND 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...COLDER. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 19. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS
AROUND 12. HIGHS AROUND 19. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 6. HIGHS AROUND 18.
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 7. HIGHS IN THE MID 20S.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS AROUND 16.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S.

$$

NEZ210-050015-
FRENCHMAN BASIN-
407 AM MST SUN DEC 4 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 49.
MIN HUMIDITY........27 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500-2800 FT AGL UNTIL 1200...THEN 1700-4800 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....21-26.
MAX HUMIDITY........81 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100-500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 50.
MIN HUMIDITY........31 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST UP TO 5 MPH INCREASING TO NORTH 10 TO 15
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......400-2300 FT AGL UNTIL 1200...THEN 700-5700 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH INCREASING TO NORTH
                    AROUND 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 17. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 30S. EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS AROUND
12. HIGHS AROUND 20. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 4. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 20S.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 8. HIGHS AROUND 30.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN.
LOWS AROUND 18. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S.

$$

NEZ219-050015-
LOESS PLAINS-
507 AM CST SUN DEC 4 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 49.
MIN HUMIDITY........31 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......400-2900 FT AGL UNTIL 1200...THEN 2100-5700 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 23.
MAX HUMIDITY........85 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100-600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 51.
MIN HUMIDITY........32 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......400-700 FT AGL UNTIL 1200...THEN 500-4600 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH INCREASING TO NORTH AROUND
                    20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 18. HIGHS IN THE
MID 30S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS AROUND
12. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 20S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 5. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 20S.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 7. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN. LOWS
AROUND 17. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S.

$$


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