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
440 AM CDT Tue Sep 26 2017

.DISCUSSION...

Minimal fire weather concerns the next 48 hours. While highs
rebound today compared to yesterday, below-normal temperatures are
expected again today and tomorrow. Afternoon minimum humidity
remains fairly elevated today, lowest in the eastern Panhandle
where RH will approach 30%.

Looking ahead, fire weather conditions are expected to remain low
through the week. Next precipitation chances are early Friday and
then again this weekend.

NEZ204-270030-
Eastern Panhandle/Crescent Lake NWR-
340 AM MDT Tue Sep 26 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Patchy frost early in the
                    morning.
Max temperature.....Around 65.
Min humidity........32 percent.
20-foot winds.......West 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......200-4800 ft AGL until 1300, then 5100-7800 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....West around 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....35-40.
Max humidity........100 percent.
20-foot winds.......East up to 5 mph shifting to the southwest
                    after midnight.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......200-7400 ft AGL until 0100, then 100-300 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....South around 5 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....65-70.
Min humidity........32 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest up to 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair.
Mixing height.......100-5100 ft AGL until 1300, then 6400-7900 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 5 mph.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in the
mid 40s. Highs in the mid 60s. South winds up to 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the mid 40s.
Highs in the mid 60s. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the
lower 70s. South winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the lower 70s.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the upper 60s.

$$

NEZ206-270030-
Sandhills/Valentine NWR/Nebraska National Forest-
440 AM CDT Tue Sep 26 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 64.
Min humidity........47 percent.
20-foot winds.......West up to 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......300-3900 ft AGL until 1300, then 4000-7800 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 5 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....38-43.
Max humidity........100 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast up to 5 mph shifting to the southwest
                    after midnight.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......200-6900 ft AGL until 0100, then 200-300 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....South around 5 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 69.
Min humidity........35 percent.
20-foot winds.......West up to 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......200-5200 ft AGL until 1300, then 3000-7700 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....West 5 to 10 mph.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the
upper 60s. West winds up to 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in the
upper 40s. Highs in the mid 60s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in the
upper 40s. Highs in the upper 60s. South winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the lower 70s.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 40s. Highs around 70.

$$

NEZ208-270030-
Niobrara Valley/Fort Niobrara NWR/Samuel R McKelvie National
Forest-
440 AM CDT Tue Sep 26 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 63.
Min humidity........46 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......300-4400 ft AGL until 1300, then 2300-8000 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....38-43.
Max humidity........100 percent.
20-foot winds.......East up to 5 mph shifting to the southwest
                    after midnight.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......200-5500 ft AGL until 0100, then 100-300 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....East around 5 mph shifting to the southwest
                    after midnight.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 70.
Min humidity........33 percent.
20-foot winds.......West around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......100-5100 ft AGL until 1300, then 2600-7600 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....West around 10 mph.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the lower
70s. Northwest winds up to 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the
upper 60s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows around
50. Highs in the lower 70s. South winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower 70s.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 40s. Highs around 70.

$$

NEZ209-270030-
Loup Rivers Basin-
440 AM CDT Tue Sep 26 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....61-66.
Min humidity........52 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......500-3100 ft AGL until 1300, then 1800-5300 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Northwest 5 to 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....Around 42.
Max humidity........100 percent.
20-foot winds.......East up to 5 mph shifting to the southwest
                    after midnight.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......200-1700 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....East around 5 mph shifting to the southwest
                    after midnight.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 70.
Min humidity........40 percent.
20-foot winds.......West up to 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......100-5000 ft AGL until 1300, then 2500-7300 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....West around 10 mph.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the
lower 70s. Northwest winds up to 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the
upper 60s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows around
50. Highs around 70. South winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the lower 70s.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the lower 70s.

$$

NEZ210-270030-
Frenchman Basin-
340 AM MDT Tue Sep 26 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 64.
Min humidity........44 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest around 5 mph shifting to the
                    northeast up to 5 mph in the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......300-3500 ft AGL until 1300, then 3600-5800 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 5 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....Around 42.
Max humidity........100 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast around 5 mph shifting to the
                    southwest up to 5 mph after midnight.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......200-4900 ft AGL until 0100, then 200-300 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....South around 5 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 67.
Min humidity........39 percent.
20-foot winds.......South up to 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair.
Mixing height.......100-4400 ft AGL until 1300, then 5200-7300 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....South around 5 mph.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with slight chance of showers. Lows in
the mid 40s. Highs in the mid 60s. South winds up to 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of showers. Lows in the upper
40s. Highs in the mid 60s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the
lower 70s. South winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid 70s.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the lower 70s.

$$

NEZ219-270030-
Loess Plains-
440 AM CDT Tue Sep 26 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny then becoming sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 65.
Min humidity........46 percent.
20-foot winds.......North up to 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......300-3000 ft AGL until 1300, then 2300-5100 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....North 5 to 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....Around 42.
Max humidity........100 percent.
20-foot winds.......East up to 5 mph shifting to the southwest
                    after midnight.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......100-3900 ft AGL until 0100, then 100-300 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....East around 5 mph shifting to the south after
                    midnight.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 70.
Min humidity........39 percent.
20-foot winds.......South up to 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......100-4400 ft AGL until 1300, then 3100-7200 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....South around 5 mph.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in the
mid 40s. Highs around 70. West winds up to 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in the
upper 40s. Highs in the upper 60s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows around
50. Highs in the lower 70s. South winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid 70s.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid 70s.

$$



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