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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for NE Wyoming and WRN South Dakota
National Weather Service Rapid City SD
559 AM MST Sat Feb 24 2018

.DISCUSSION...Temperatures will remain below average through the
weekend, though a very gradual warming trend is expected next
week. Another system will bring 1 to 3 inches of snowfall to
mainly south central South Dakota today morning. Mainly dry
conditions are expected next week.

WYZ297-242300-
Northern Campbell-
Including the city of Gillette
559 AM MST Sat Feb 24 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 27.
Min humidity........54 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....West around 30 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor increasing to good in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......3100 to 3900 ft agl.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy until 2400, then mostly cloudy.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....Around 8 above.
Max humidity........78-86 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 15 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......100 to 200 ft agl.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 32.
Min humidity........50 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 10 to 20 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....Southwest 15 to 20 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor increasing to good in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......3600 to 4500 ft agl.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...Breezy. Mostly cloudy. Lows around 18. Highs in the
lower 30s. West winds 20 to 25 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow. Lows around 9.
Highs in the lower 30s. South winds around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 11. Highs in the lower
30s. West winds around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 13. Highs in the mid 30s.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 18. Highs in the upper 30s.

$$

WYZ259-242300-
Southern Campbell-
Including the city of Wright
559 AM MST Sat Feb 24 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 26.
Min humidity........52 percent.
20-foot winds.......West 10 to 20 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....West around 25 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......3100 to 3900 ft agl.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....Around 8 above.
Max humidity........80-90 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 10 to 20 mph.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 20 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......100 to 200 ft agl.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 29.
Min humidity........49 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 15 to 25 mph.
                    Gusts to around 35 mph in the afternoon.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 25 mph increasing to around 35
                    mph in the afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor increasing to good in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......3000 to 3800 ft agl.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...Breezy. Mostly cloudy. Lows around 18. Highs in the
lower 30s. West winds around 25 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow. Lows around 11.
Highs in the lower 30s. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 11. Highs in the lower
30s. West winds 10 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 11. Highs in the mid 30s.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 18. Highs in the upper 30s.

$$

WYZ298-242300-
Crook and Weston County Plains-
Including the cities of Colony, Moorcroft, Newcastle, and Upton
559 AM MST Sat Feb 24 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 27.
Min humidity........54 percent.
20-foot winds.......West 10 to 20 mph.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....West 30 to 35 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......3000 to 3800 ft agl.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy until 2400, then mostly cloudy.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....3-9.
Max humidity........86-94 percent.
20-foot winds.......West 15 to 20 mph.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....West around 15 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......100 to 200 ft agl.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 30.
Min humidity........47-53 percent.
20-foot winds.......West 10 to 20 mph.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....West around 30 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......3400 to 4300 ft agl.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...Breezy. Mostly cloudy. Lows around 16. Highs in the
lower 30s. West winds 20 to 25 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow. Lows around 11.
Highs in the lower 30s. South winds around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 10. Highs in the lower
30s. West winds around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 11. Highs in the lower
30s.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 16. Highs in the mid 30s.

$$

WYZ299-242300-
Wyoming Black Hills-
Including the cities of Sundance and Four Corners
559 AM MST Sat Feb 24 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 25.
Min humidity........54 percent.
20-foot winds.......West 10 to 15 mph.
                    Gusts to around 25 mph in the afternoon.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....West around 35 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......2900 to 3700 ft agl.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy until 2400, then mostly cloudy.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....5-11.
Max humidity........78-88 percent.
20-foot winds.......West 10 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....Southwest 15 to 20 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......100 to 200 ft agl.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....25-31.
Min humidity........42-50 percent.
20-foot winds.......West 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....West 30 to 35 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......3600 to 4600 ft agl.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 16. Highs in the lower 30s.
West winds 15 to 20 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow. Lows around 13.
Highs in the lower 30s. South winds around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 11. Highs in the lower
30s. Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 12. Highs in the lower
30s.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 17. Highs in the mid 30s.

$$

SDZ260-242300-
Northern Black Hills-
Including the cities of Lead, Deadwood, Spearfish, and Sturgis
559 AM MST Sat Feb 24 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....23-29.
Min humidity........49-55 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25
                    mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Transport winds.....West 35 to 40 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......3300 to 4200 ft agl.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....Around 12.
Max humidity........77-87 percent.
20-foot winds.......West 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....West 20 to 25 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......100 to 200 ft agl.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....27-35.
Min humidity........37-47 percent.
20-foot winds.......West 10 to 20 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Transport winds.....West around 35 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good.
Mixing height.......4500 to 5700 ft agl.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 18. Highs in the mid 30s.
West winds 15 to 20 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow. Lows around 13.
Highs in the lower 30s. South winds around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 12. Highs in the lower
30s. Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 13. Highs in the lower
30s.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 16. Highs in the mid 30s.

$$

SDZ262-242300-
Southern Black Hills-
Including the cities of Rapid City, Hill City, Custer,
Hot Springs, and Edgemont
559 AM MST Sat Feb 24 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....24-30.
Min humidity........48-56 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 15 to 20 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Transport winds.....Northwest 30 to 35 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......4300 to 5400 ft agl.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....7-13.
Max humidity........74-86 percent.
20-foot winds.......West 10 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....West 15 to 20 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......100 to 200 ft agl.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....27-35.
Min humidity........40-50 percent.
20-foot winds.......West 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Transport winds.....West around 30 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good.
Mixing height.......4700 to 5900 ft agl.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 17. Highs in the mid 30s.
West winds around 20 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow. Lows around 15.
Highs in the mid 30s. South winds around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 14. Highs in the mid 30s.
Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 14. Highs in the mid 30s.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 17. Highs in the upper 30s.

$$

SDZ261-242300-
Northwestern South Dakota Plains-
Including the cities of Belle Fourche, Bison, Faith,
Union Center, New Underwood, and Wasta
559 AM MST Sat Feb 24 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy until 1200, then mostly sunny.
                    Slight chance of snow until 1200.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 28.
Min humidity........57-67 percent.
20-foot winds.......West 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Transport winds.....West 30 to 35 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......2800 to 3500 ft agl.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....Around 9 above.
Max humidity........89-99 percent.
20-foot winds.......West 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....West around 20 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......100 to 200 ft agl.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 33.
Min humidity........48-56 percent.
20-foot winds.......West 15 to 20 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....West around 30 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......3000 to 3800 ft agl.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 16. Highs in the mid 30s.
West winds 15 to 20 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 11. Highs in the lower 30s.
South winds around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 10. Highs in the lower
30s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 13. Highs in the lower
30s.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 14. Highs in the lower 30s.

$$

SDZ264-242300-
Badlands Area-
Including the cities of Wall, Interior, Red Shirt, and Scenic
559 AM MST Sat Feb 24 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy until 1200, then mostly sunny. Slight
                    chance of snow until 1200.
Chc of wetting rain.30 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 30.
Min humidity........57-67 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 10 to 15 mph shifting to the
                    northwest in the afternoon.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....West 25 to 30 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......3800 to 4800 ft agl.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....Around 10 above.
Max humidity........86-94 percent.
20-foot winds.......West 10 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 15 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......100 to 200 ft agl.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 35.
Min humidity........49-57 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25
                    mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 15 mph increasing to around 25
                    mph in the afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......2300 to 2900 ft agl.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 18. Highs in the upper 30s.
West winds around 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 15. Highs in the mid 30s.
South winds around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 13. Highs in the mid 30s.
Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 15. Highs in the mid 30s.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 17. Highs in the upper 30s.

$$

SDZ263-242300-
Southwestern South Dakota-
Including the cities of Pine Ridge, Ardmore, Oelrichs, and Oglala
559 AM MST Sat Feb 24 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy until 1200, then mostly sunny.
                    Slight chance of snow until 1200.
Chc of wetting rain.30 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 31.
Min humidity........54-60 percent.
20-foot winds.......West 15 to 20 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Transport winds.....West 30 to 35 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......3400 to 4300 ft agl.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....Around 8 above.
Max humidity........93-100 percent.
20-foot winds.......West 10 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....West around 15 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......100 to 200 ft agl.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 33.
Min humidity........50 percent.
20-foot winds.......West 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....West around 25 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor increasing to good in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......2800 to 3600 ft agl.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 15. Highs in the upper 30s.
West winds 15 to 20 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 13. Highs in the mid 30s.
South winds around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 13. Highs in the mid 30s.
Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 14. Highs in the mid 30s.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 16. Highs in the upper 30s.

$$

SDZ266-242300-
Central South Dakota Plains-
Including the cities of Dupree and Philip
559 AM MST Sat Feb 24 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy until 1200, then mostly sunny. Chance of
                    snow.
Chc of wetting rain.30 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 25.
Min humidity........71-77 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 10 to 15 mph shifting to the west in the
                    afternoon.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Transport winds.....South around 10 mph increasing to west around
                    25 mph in the afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor increasing to fair in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......2100 to 2700 ft agl.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....Around 10 above.
Max humidity........94-100 percent.
20-foot winds.......West 10 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....West around 15 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......100 to 200 ft agl.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 33.
Min humidity........53-61 percent.
20-foot winds.......West 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....West around 20 mph increasing to around 30 mph
                    in the afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair.
Mixing height.......2000 to 2500 ft agl.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 16. Highs in the mid 30s.
West winds around 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 13. Highs in the lower 30s.
Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 11. Highs in the lower
30s. Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 14. Highs in the lower
30s.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 14. Highs in the lower 30s.

$$

SDZ265-242300-
South Central South Dakota-
Including the cities of Martin, Mission, White River, and Winner
559 AM MST Sat Feb 24 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy until 1200, then partly sunny. Snow
                    until 1200, then chance of snow.
Chc of wetting rain.60 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 28.
Min humidity........69-77 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 10 to 15 mph shifting to the west 15 to
                    20 mph in the afternoon.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Transport winds.....South around 20 mph increasing to west around
                    30 mph in the afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair.
Mixing height.......2000 to 2500 ft agl.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....Around 12.
Max humidity........87-95 percent.
20-foot winds.......West 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Transport winds.....West around 20 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......100 to 200 ft agl.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 36.
Min humidity........52-58 percent.
20-foot winds.......West 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Transport winds.....Southwest 15 to 20 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......1400 to 1800 ft agl.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 19. Highs around 40. West
winds around 20 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 15. Highs in the mid 30s.
North winds around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 15. Highs in the mid 30s.
Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of snow. Lows around 16.
Highs in the mid 30s.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 18. Highs in the upper 30s.

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