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
435 AM CDT Mon Sep 25 2017

.DISCUSSION...

Cool and raw conditions today as below normal temperatures
combine with rain chances that persist across western and north
central Nebraska. Minimal fire weather concerns over the next 48
hours under cooler than normal highs and minimum afternoon
humidity above 40 percent. Thunderstorms not expected today.

NEZ204-260030-
Eastern Panhandle/Crescent Lake NWR-
335 AM MDT Mon Sep 25 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Slight chance of showers early in the
                    morning, then chance of showers in the late
                    morning and afternoon.
Max temperature.....Around 52.
Min humidity........67 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......1400-3900 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northeast around 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers early in the
                    evening, then slight chance of showers late in
                    the evening. Patchy frost early in the morning.
Min temperature.....35-40.
Max humidity........100 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 5 to 10 mph shifting to the northwest
                    after midnight.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......300-2400 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North around 10 mph shifting to the northwest
                    after midnight.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 64.
Min humidity........39 percent.
20-foot winds.......West up to 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair.
Mixing height.......200-4000 ft AGL until 1300, then 3400-7400 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Northeast around 5 mph shifting to the west in
                    the afternoon.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the
upper 60s. Southwest winds up to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the
upper 60s. West winds up to 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the
upper 60s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in the
mid 40s. Highs in the lower 70s.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the lower
70s.

$$

NEZ206-260030-
Sandhills/Valentine NWR/Nebraska National Forest-
435 AM CDT Mon Sep 25 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Chance of showers until late afternoon,
                    then showers likely late in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....Around 52.
Min humidity........78 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......1700-2500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North 15 to 20 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Showers likely early in the
                    evening, then chance of showers late in the
                    evening. Slight chance of showers after
                    midnight.
Min temperature.....36-41.
Max humidity........100 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......500-2000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North 10 to 15 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 63.
Min humidity........47 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest up to 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......400-2900 ft AGL until 1300, then 3100-5500 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....North 5 to 10 mph.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the
upper 60s. West winds up to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the
lower 70s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the upper
60s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in the
mid 40s. Highs around 70.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the lower 70s.

$$

NEZ208-260030-
Niobrara Valley/Fort Niobrara NWR/Samuel R McKelvie National
Forest-
435 AM CDT Mon Sep 25 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Chance of showers.
Max temperature.....50-55.
Min humidity........77 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......1700-2900 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North around 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Showers likely in the evening,
                    then chance of showers after midnight. Slight
                    chance of showers early in the morning.
Min temperature.....39-44.
Max humidity........100 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......400-2400 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North around 10 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 63.
Min humidity........49 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......400-3200 ft AGL until 1300, then 2500-6100 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Northwest 5 to 10 mph.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...Warmer. Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs
in the upper 60s. Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the lower
70s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the upper
60s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in the
mid 40s. Highs around 70.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 50. Highs in the lower 70s.

$$

NEZ209-260030-
Loup Rivers Basin-
435 AM CDT Mon Sep 25 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Chance of showers until late afternoon,
                    then showers likely late in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....Around 53.
Min humidity........84 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 5 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......1400-2200 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North 15 to 20 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Showers likely in the evening,
                    then chance of showers after midnight. Slight
                    chance of showers early in the morning.
Min temperature.....41-46.
Max humidity........100 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......800-1700 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North around 15 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....62-67.
Min humidity........51 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......800-2600 ft AGL until 1300, then 1700-4600 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....North 10 to 15 mph.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the
upper 60s. West winds up to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the lower
70s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the upper
60s. East winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in the
mid 40s. Highs around 70.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows around 50. Highs in the lower 70s.

$$

NEZ210-260030-
Frenchman Basin-
335 AM MDT Mon Sep 25 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Chance of showers.
Max temperature.....Around 54.
Min humidity........77 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......1200-2000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northeast around 20 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers in the
                    evening.
Min temperature.....37-42.
Max humidity........100 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......400-1900 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North 10 to 15 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 65.
Min humidity........44 percent.
20-foot winds.......North up to 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......400-2800 ft AGL until 1300, then 3200-5200 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....North 5 to 10 mph.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the
upper 60s. Southeast winds up to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in the
mid 40s. Highs in the upper 60s. South winds up to 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the upper
60s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the mid
40s. Highs in the lower 70s.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the mid 70s.

$$

NEZ219-260030-
Loess Plains-
435 AM CDT Mon Sep 25 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Chance of showers early in the morning,
                    then showers likely late in the morning. Chance
                    of showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....51-56.
Min humidity........80 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......1300-1900 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northeast 15 to 20 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Showers likely early in the
                    evening, then chance of showers late in the
                    evening. Slight chance of showers after
                    midnight.
Min temperature.....Around 42.
Max humidity........100 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......800-1900 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North around 15 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....64-69.
Min humidity........45 percent.
20-foot winds.......North around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......1500-2800 ft AGL until 1300, then 3200-4900 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....North around 15 mph decreasing to around 5 mph
                    in the afternoon.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the
upper 60s. Southeast winds up to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the
lower 70s. Southwest winds up to 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs around 70.
Southeast winds up to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the upper
40s. Highs in the lower 70s.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the mid 70s.

$$


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