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
310 PM CDT Mon Apr 24 2017

.DISCUSSION...

A good chance for showers tonight, with wetting rain up to a quarter
inch possible north of interstate 80, and west of highway 83. Showers
to continue on Tuesday, especially across the east. Much cooler from
the lower to mid 40s north to the lower 50s southwest.

The haines index will remain low through this week as chances for
showers remain in the forecast and temperatures remain below normal.

NEZ204-251215-
Eastern Panhandle/Crescent Lake NWR-
210 PM MDT Mon Apr 24 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers in the
                    evening. Isolated thunderstorms through the
                    night. Rain showers likely after midnight.
Min temperature.....38-43.
Max humidity........97 percent.
20-foot winds.......East 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......1600-9300 ft AGL until 0100, then 1400-2500 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....East around 15 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms early in
                    the morning. Chance of showers through the day.
Max temperature.....45-50.
Min humidity........57 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 5 to 15 mph.
LAL.................3 decreasing to 1 in the afternoon.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......1300-7600 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....East around 10 mph increasing to northeast
                    around 20 mph in the afternoon.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers early in the
                    evening, then chance of snow showers and slight
                    chance of showers late in the evening. Slight
                    chance of snow showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....27-32.
Max humidity........94 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 10 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......2100-3700 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North around 25 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny then becoming sunny.
Max temperature.....50-55.
Min humidity........31 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 5 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......1800-6000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North 20 to 25 mph.


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

$$

NEZ206-251215-
Sandhills/Valentine NWR/Nebraska National Forest-
310 PM CDT Mon Apr 24 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers in the
                    evening. Isolated thunderstorms through the
                    night. Rain showers likely after midnight.
Min temperature.....39-44.
Max humidity........91 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......1000-8500 ft AGL until 0100, then 1000-1800 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Northeast around 15 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Showers likely and isolated
                    thunderstorms early in the morning, then chance
                    of showers in the late morning and afternoon.
Max temperature.....46-51.
Min humidity........61 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 5 to 15 mph.
LAL.................3 decreasing to 1 in the afternoon.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......1300-4400 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northeast around 20 mph.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers until
                    early morning. Slight chance of snow showers
                    after midnight.
Min temperature.....28-33.
Max humidity........87 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 10 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......2800-3500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North 25 to 30 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Max temperature.....50-55.
Min humidity........35 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 10 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......2900-5200 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North 25 to 30 mph.


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

$$

NEZ208-251215-
Niobrara Valley/Fort Niobrara NWR/Samuel R McKelvie National
Forest-
310 PM CDT Mon Apr 24 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers late in
                    the evening. Chance of showers after midnight,
                    then showers likely late in the night.
Min temperature.....35-40.
Max humidity........93 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......700-5400 ft AGL until 0100, then 800-1700 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....North around 15 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Rain showers likely until late
                    afternoon, then chance of showers late in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....41-46.
Min humidity........69 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 10 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......1300-3500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North 20 to 25 mph.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Chance of showers in the evening.
                    Chance of snow showers late in the evening,
                    then slight chance of showers and snow showers
                    after midnight.
Min temperature.....29-34.
Max humidity........91 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 10 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair.
Mixing height.......2600-3600 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North 25 to 30 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of snow showers
                    early in the morning. Slight chance of showers
                    in the morning.
Max temperature.....Around 48.
Min humidity........44 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 10 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......2800-4900 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 30 mph becoming north around
                    20 mph in the afternoon.


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

$$

NEZ209-251215-
Loup Rivers Basin-
310 PM CDT Mon Apr 24 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers late in
                    the evening. Chance of showers and isolated
                    thunderstorms after midnight.
Min temperature.....39-44.
Max humidity........88 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1 increasing to 3 after midnight.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......200-5400 ft AGL until 0100, then 600-1400 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Northeast 10 to 15 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms early in the
                    morning. Rain showers likely in the morning,
                    then chance of showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....46-51.
Min humidity........64 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 10 to 15 mph.
LAL.................3 decreasing to 1 in the afternoon.
Haines Index........2 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair.
Mixing height.......1100-3200 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North 20 to 25 mph.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Slight chance of showers through the
                    night. Slight chance of snow showers early in
                    the morning.
Min temperature.....Around 33.
Max humidity........88 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 10 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair.
Mixing height.......2300-3200 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North around 30 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers in the
                    morning.
Max temperature.....48-53.
Min humidity........40 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 10 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......2400-4700 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North 25 to 30 mph.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows around
30. Highs in the mid 50s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Cloudy with showers likely. Lows in the upper 30s.
Highs in the lower 50s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of showers. Lows in the
upper 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 around 50.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the upper
50s.

$$

NEZ210-251215-
Frenchman Basin-
210 PM MDT Mon Apr 24 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers early
                    in the evening. Isolated thunderstorms through
                    the night. Chance of showers in the late
                    evening and overnight.
Min temperature.....Around 46.
Max humidity........87 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......600-8900 ft AGL until 0100, then 600-1900 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Northeast 10 to 15 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms early in
                    the morning. Chance of showers through the day.
Max temperature.....55-60.
Min humidity........46 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 5 to 15 mph.
LAL.................3 decreasing to 1 in the afternoon.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......1800-5700 ft AGL until 1300, then 4300-9500 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....North around 15 mph.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers in the
                    evening.
Min temperature.....Around 33.
Max humidity........85 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 10 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair.
Mixing height.......2700-4600 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North around 25 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....55-60.
Min humidity........30 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 10 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good.
Mixing height.......2600-4800 ft AGL until 1300, then 4900-7300 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....North 20 to 25 mph.


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

$$

NEZ219-251215-
Loess Plains-
310 PM CDT Mon Apr 24 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers early
                    in the evening. Isolated thunderstorms through
                    the night. Chance of showers in the late
                    evening and overnight.
Min temperature.....Around 47.
Max humidity........85 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......400-8700 ft AGL until 0100, then 600-1600 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Northeast 15 to 20 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms early in the
                    morning. Chance of showers until late
                    afternoon, then slight chance of showers late
                    in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....53-58.
Min humidity........53 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 10 to 15 mph.
LAL.................3 decreasing to 1 in the afternoon.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......1800-3400 ft AGL until 1300, then 2400-5600 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....North 20 to 25 mph.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers in the
                    evening.
Min temperature.....Around 34.
Max humidity........84 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 10 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair.
Mixing height.......2500-3400 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North around 30 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....54-59.
Min humidity........31 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 10 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good.
Mixing height.......2700-5900 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North 25 to 30 mph.


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

$$



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