Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS North Platte, NE

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
000
FNUS53 KLBF 260926
FWFLBF

Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Western
and North Central Nebraska
National Weather Service North Platte NE
426 AM CDT Wed Apr 26 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Surface high pressure will build into western Nebraska today. Strong northwest
winds and clearing skies are expected with highs in the 40s and 50s.

NEZ204-270015-
Eastern Panhandle/Crescent Lake NWR-
326 AM MDT Wed Apr 26 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny then becoming sunny.
Max temperature.....47-52.
Min humidity........33 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 5 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good.
Mixing height.......1800-4500 ft AGL until 1300, then 3300-7800 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Northwest 15 to 20 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy.
                    Slight chance of showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....28-33.
Max humidity........98 percent.
20-foot winds.......East up to 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......500-6900 ft AGL until 0100, then 500-1100 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Northeast around 5 mph shifting to the east
                    after midnight.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers early in
                    the morning. Chance of showers through the day.
Max temperature.....47-52.
Min humidity........52 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......400-3700 ft AGL until 1300, then 3300-5800 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....East 10 to 15 mph.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Showers and snow showers likely. Lows in the mid 30s.
Highs in the mid 40s. East winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of showers and snow
showers. Lows around 30. Highs in the mid 40s. Northeast winds
5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and snow
showers. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the lower 50s. North
winds 5 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in the
lower 30s. Highs in the upper 50s.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of showers. Lows in the
upper 30s. Highs in the upper 50s.

$$

NEZ206-270015-
Sandhills/Valentine NWR/Nebraska National Forest-
426 AM CDT Wed Apr 26 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....47-52.
Min humidity........39 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 10 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good.
Mixing height.......2500-4200 ft AGL until 1300, then 3700-6500 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Northwest 20 to 25 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min temperature.....27-32.
Max humidity........98 percent.
20-foot winds.......North up to 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......1000-5000 ft AGL until 0100, then 300-1400 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Northeast 5 to 10 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of snow showers
                    early in the morning. Slight chance of showers
                    in the morning, then chance of showers in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....48-53.
Min humidity........47 percent.
20-foot winds.......East 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......300-3800 ft AGL until 1300, then 3800-6500 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....East 10 to 15 mph.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Cloudy with showers and snow showers likely. Lows in
the mid 30s. Highs in the upper 40s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with slight chance of showers and snow
showers. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the upper 40s. Northeast
winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and snow showers. Lows
in the lower 30s. Highs in the lower 50s. North winds 10 to
20 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in the
mid 30s. Highs in the lower 60s.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of showers. Lows in the
upper 30s. Highs in the lower 60s.

$$

NEZ208-270015-
Niobrara Valley/Fort Niobrara NWR/Samuel R McKelvie National
Forest-
426 AM CDT Wed Apr 26 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 46.
Min humidity........48 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 10 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......2500-4900 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northwest 20 to 25 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min temperature.....Around 27.
Max humidity........100 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......400-4500 ft AGL until 0100, then 300-800 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....North 5 to 10 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....50-55.
Min humidity........40 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair.
Mixing height.......300-4000 ft AGL until 1300, then 3900-5800 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Northeast 5 to 10 mph.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of showers and snow showers.
Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the upper 40s. Northeast winds 5 to
10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with slight chance of showers. Lows in
the lower 30s. Highs around 50. Northeast winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of showers and snow showers.
Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the lower 50s. North winds 5 to
15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the mid 30s.
Highs around 60.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the upper
30s. Highs in the lower 60s.

$$

NEZ209-270015-
Loup Rivers Basin-
426 AM CDT Wed Apr 26 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....47-52.
Min humidity........42 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 10 to 20 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......2400-5300 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 30 mph decreasing to around 20
                    mph in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min temperature.....Around 29.
Max humidity........98 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......200-4400 ft AGL until 0100, then 200-700 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....North 5 to 10 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Chance of showers in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....50-55.
Min humidity........43 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast around 5 mph shifting to the east up
                    to 5 mph in the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......200-3900 ft AGL until 1300, then 3300-6200 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Northeast 5 to 10 mph.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Cloudy with showers likely. Lows in the upper 30s.
Highs in the upper 40s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of showers and slight
chance of snow showers. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the upper
40s. Northeast winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy with chance of showers and snow showers. Lows in
the mid 30s. Highs around 50. North winds 10 to 20 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in the
mid 30s. Highs in the upper 50s.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the upper
30s. Highs in the mid 60s.

$$

NEZ210-270015-
Frenchman Basin-
326 AM MDT Wed Apr 26 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 55.
Min humidity........32 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 10 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good.
Mixing height.......2400-5100 ft AGL until 1300, then 5300-8000 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 20 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy.
Min temperature.....31-36.
Max humidity........87 percent.
20-foot winds.......East around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......300-7700 ft AGL until 0100, then 600-1100 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....North around 5 mph shifting to the east after
                    midnight.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers early in
                    the morning. Chance of showers through the day.
Max temperature.....51-56.
Min humidity........48 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......600-3300 ft AGL until 1300, then 2600-4400 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....East 15 to 20 mph.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Cloudy with showers and snow showers likely. Lows in
the mid 30s. Highs around 50. East winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cloudy with chance of showers and snow showers. Lows
in the lower 30s. Highs in the upper 40s. North winds 5 to
15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and snow showers. Lows
in the lower 30s. Highs in the lower 50s. North winds 10 to
15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the lower
60s.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the upper
30s. Highs in the mid 60s.

$$

NEZ219-270015-
Loess Plains-
426 AM CDT Wed Apr 26 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....52-57.
Min humidity........32 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 10 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good.
Mixing height.......2500-4500 ft AGL until 1300, then 4500-6900 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Northwest 20 to 25 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear then becoming mostly cloudy.
Min temperature.....Around 31.
Max humidity........91 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......200-5900 ft AGL until 0100, then 300-800 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....North around 10 mph shifting to the east after
                    midnight.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers early in
                    the morning. Chance of showers through the day.
Max temperature.....51-56.
Min humidity........48 percent.
20-foot winds.......East 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......600-3300 ft AGL until 1300, then 2600-4500 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....East around 15 mph increasing to around 25 mph
                    in the afternoon.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Showers likely. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs around 50.
Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cloudy with chance of showers and snow showers. Lows
in the mid 30s. Highs in the upper 40s. Northeast winds 5 to
15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of showers and snow showers.
Lows in the lower 30s. Highs around 50. North winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Warmer. Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in
the lower 60s.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows around 40.
Highs in the mid 60s.

$$


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.