Rangeland Fire Danger Forecast
Issued by NWS Rapid City, SD

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RANGELAND FIRE DANGER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
354 AM MDT FRI JUL 11 2014

.DISCUSSION...THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER INDEX WILL BE IN THE LOW
CATEGORY TODAY. ANOTHER DISTURBANCE WILL SUPPORT SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS THE AREA THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH THIS
EVENING. HIGH TEMPERATURES WILL BE IN THE MID 80S TO LOW 90S WITH
MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY OF 35 TO 45 PERCENT. EXPECT EASTERLY
WINDS OF 5 TO 10 MPH...SHIFTING NORTHERLY THIS EVENING.

DRIER WEATHER IS EXPECTED SATURDAY WITH HIGHS IN THE 80S.

SDZ001-002-012>014-025>027-030>032-041>044-046-047-049-072>074-
120000-
HARDING-PERKINS-BUTTE-NORTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-ZIEBACH-
NORTHERN FOOT HILLS-RAPID CITY-SOUTHERN FOOT HILLS-
CUSTER CO PLAINS-PENNINGTON CO PLAINS-HAAKON-FALL RIVER-SHANNON-
JACKSON-BENNETT-MELLETTE-TODD-TRIPP-STURGIS/PIEDMONT FOOT HILLS-
SOUTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-HERMOSA FOOT HILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BUFFALO...LEMMON...BISON...
BELLE FOURCHE...FAITH...DUPREE...SPEARFISH...RAPID CITY...
EDGEMONT...HOT SPRINGS...FOLSOM...WALL...PHILIP...ARDMORE...
OELRICHS...PINE RIDGE...KYLE...KADOKA...MARTIN...WHITE RIVER...
MISSION...WINNER...STURGIS...UNION CENTER...HERMOSA
354 AM MDT FRI JUL 11 2014 /454 AM CDT FRI JUL 11 2014/

...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 SATURDAY AFTERNOON...THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER
INDEX WILL REACH THE LOW CATEGORY.


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