Rangeland Fire Danger Forecast
Issued by NWS Aberdeen, SD
FNUS63 KABR 260918
Rangeland Fire Danger Statement
National Weather Service Aberdeen SD
418 AM CDT Wed Apr 26 2017
Still looks colder than climate normal for the rest of the week. The
forecast area appears to dry out after today, with the next chance
at wetting rains not showing up until early next week.
Including the cities of Wheaton, Ortonville, McIntosh, Herreid,
Eureka, Aberdeen, Britton, Sisseton, Mobridge, Ipswich, Webster,
Isabel, Gettysburg, Faulkton, Redfield, Clark, Watertown, Milbank,
Hayti, Clear Lake, Mission Ridge, Onida, Pierre, Highmore, Miller,
Murdo, Kennebec, and Fort Thompson
418 AM CDT Wed Apr 26 2017 /318 AM MDT Wed Apr 26 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 Thursday afternoon...The grassland fire danger index
will reach the low category.