Rangeland Fire Danger Forecast
Issued by NWS Aberdeen, SD

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RANGELAND FIRE DANGER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ABERDEEN SD
409 AM CDT SUN MAR 29 2015

.DISCUSSION...
VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER IS EXPECTED ACROSS THE REGION...MAINLY DUE
TO VERY STRONG AND GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS THROUGHOUT THE DAY.
MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES WILL BE DROPPING INTO THE 20S
ACROSS PARTS OF WESTERN AND CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA...BUT ARE
EXPECTED TO REMAIN IN THE 30S ELSEWHERE.

VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER WILL ALSO BE IN PLACE FOR MUCH OF THE REGION
MONDAY AND POSSIBLY TUESDAY AS WELL.

MNZ039-046-SDZ003>011-015>023-033>037-045-048-051-292315-
TRAVERSE-BIG STONE-CORSON-CAMPBELL-MCPHERSON-BROWN-MARSHALL-
ROBERTS-WALWORTH-EDMUNDS-DAY-DEWEY-POTTER-FAULK-SPINK-CLARK-
CODINGTON-GRANT-HAMLIN-DEUEL-STANLEY-SULLY-HUGHES-HYDE-HAND-JONES-
LYMAN-BUFFALO-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WHEATON...ORTONVILLE...MCLAUGHLIN...
HERREID...EUREKA...ABERDEEN...BRITTON...SISSETON...MOBRIDGE...
IPSWICH...WEBSTER...TIMBER LAKE...GETTYSBURG...FAULKTON...
REDFIELD...CLARK...WATERTOWN...MILBANK...CASTLEWOOD...
CLEAR LAKE...FORT PIERRE...ONIDA...PIERRE...HIGHMORE...MILLER...
MURDO...PRESHO...FORT THOMPSON
409 AM CDT SUN MAR 29 2015 /309 AM MDT SUN MAR 29 2015/

...VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER...

THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER INDEX WILL REACH THE VERY HIGH
CATEGORY THIS AFTERNOON. VERY POOR WEATHER CONDITIONS OR A
VERY LOW MOISTURE CONTENT OF GRASSES...AND OTHER DRY
ORGANIC MATERIAL ON THE GROUND...INDICATE THAT DANGEROUS
BURNING CONDITIONS EXIST. FIRES WILL SPREAD RAPIDLY AND
SHOW ERRATIC BEHAVIOR. OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT RECOMMENDED.

THE OUTLOOK FOR MONDAY AFTERNOON...THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER
INDEX WILL REACH THE HIGH CATEGORY TO VERY HIGH CATEGORY.


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