Rangeland Fire Danger Forecast
Issued by NWS Rapid City, SD

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RANGELAND FIRE DANGER STATEMENT
National Weather Service RAPID CITY SD
407 AM MDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.DISCUSSION...After the morning showers and storms shift east this
morning, skies will be mostly sunny with high temperatures in the
70s to lower 80s. Winds will be out of the northwest at 15 to 25
mph across western and northwestern SD. The afternoon relative
humidity will fall into the 20 to 35 percent range.

SDZ001-002-012>014-025-026-030>032-043-072-073-230200-
Harding-Perkins-Butte-Northern Meade Co Plains-Ziebach-
Northern Foot Hills-Rapid City-Custer Co Plains-
Pennington Co Plains-Haakon-Jackson-Sturgis/Piedmont Foot Hills-
Southern Meade Co Plains-
Including the cities of Buffalo, Lemmon, Bison, Belle Fourche,
Faith, Dupree, Spearfish, Rapid City, Folsom, Wall, Philip,
Kadoka, Sturgis, and Union Center
407 AM MDT Thu Jun 22 2017

...High Fire Danger...

The grassland fire danger index will reach the high category this
afternoon. Unfavorable weather conditions or a low moisture
content of grasses, and other dry organic material on the ground,
indicate that there is a moderate to high potential for a fire
occurrence. Outdoor burning should be restricted to early morning
or evening hours when wind speeds are usually lower and the
relative humidity is higher.

The outlook for Friday afternoon, The grassland fire danger index
will reach the low category to high category.


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SDZ027-041-042-044-046-074-230200-
Southern Foot Hills-Fall River-Oglala Lakota-Bennett-Mellette-
Hermosa Foot Hills-
Including the cities of Edgemont, Hot Springs, Ardmore, Oelrichs,
Pine Ridge, Oglala, Kyle, Martin, White River, and Hermosa
407 AM MDT Thu Jun 22 2017 /507 AM CDT Thu Jun 22 2017/

...Moderate Fire Danger...

The grassland fire danger index will reach the moderate category
this afternoon. Marginal weather conditions or a lowering
moisture content of grasses, and other dry organic material on
the ground, indicate that there is some potential for a fire
occurrence. Do not leave outdoor fires unattended under these
conditions.

The outlook for Friday afternoon, The grassland fire danger index
will reach the low category to high category.


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SDZ047-049-230200-
Todd-Tripp-
Including the cities of Mission and Winner
507 AM CDT Thu Jun 22 2017

...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 Friday afternoon, The grassland fire danger index
will reach the moderate category.


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