Rangeland Fire Danger Forecast
Issued by NWS Rapid City, SD

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Rangeland Fire Danger Statement
National Weather Service Rapid City SD
337 AM MST Thu Dec 7 2017

.DISCUSSION...Cloudy and breezy conditions are expected today with
some light snow flurries possible. With the cool conditions and
some snow cover across parts of the area, the grassland fire
danger will be in the low category for most areas today. The fire
danger is expected to be mainly in the low category on Friday
also.

SDZ001-027-030-041-074-080130-
Harding-Southern Foot Hills-Custer Co Plains-Fall River-
Hermosa Foot Hills-
Including the cities of Buffalo, Edgemont, Hot Springs, Folsom,
Ardmore, Oelrichs, and Hermosa
337 AM MST Thu Dec 7 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 moderate category.


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SDZ031-080130-
Pennington Co Plains-
Including the city of Wall
337 AM MST Thu Dec 7 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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SDZ002-012>014-025-026-032-042>044-046-047-049-072-073-080130-
Perkins-Butte-Northern Meade Co Plains-Ziebach-
Northern Foot Hills-Rapid City-Haakon-Oglala Lakota-Jackson-
Bennett-Mellette-Todd-Tripp-Sturgis/Piedmont Foot Hills-
Southern Meade Co Plains-
Including the cities of Lemmon, Bison, Belle Fourche, Faith,
Dupree, Spearfish, Rapid City, Philip, Pine Ridge, Oglala, Kyle,
Kadoka, Martin, White River, Mission, Winner, Sturgis,
and Union Center
337 AM MST Thu Dec 7 2017 /437 AM CST Thu Dec 7 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 low category.


$$



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