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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
417 AM CDT SAT NOV 1 2014

IAZ001>003-012>014-020>022-031-032-MNZ071-072-080-081-089-090-097-
098-NEZ013-014-SDZ038>040-050-052>071-020930-
LYON IA-OSCEOLA-DICKINSON-SIOUX-O`BRIEN-CLAY IA-PLYMOUTH-CHEROKEE-
BUENA VISTA-WOODBURY-IDA-LINCOLN MN-LYON MN-MURRAY-COTTONWOOD-
NOBLES-JACKSON-PIPESTONE-ROCK-DIXON-DAKOTA-BEADLE-KINGSBURY-
BROOKINGS-GREGORY-JERAULD-SANBORN-MINER-LAKE-MOODY-BRULE-AURORA-
DAVISON-HANSON-MCCOOK-MINNEHAHA-CHARLES MIX-DOUGLAS-HUTCHINSON-
TURNER-LINCOLN SD-BON HOMME-YANKTON-CLAY SD-UNION-
417 AM CDT SAT NOV 1 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHWEST
IOWA...SOUTHWEST MINNESOTA...NORTHEAST NEBRASKA...EAST CENTRAL
SOUTH DAKOTA...SOUTH CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA AND SOUTHEAST SOUTH
DAKOTA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

STRONG SOUTHERLY WINDS OF OF 25 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH ARE
EXPECTED TODAY. THE STRONGEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO DECREASE
SLIGHTLY TONIGHT...BUT WILL STILL REMAIN IN THE 15 TO 25 MPH RANGE
MUCH OF THE NIGHT.

THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER INDEX IS EXPECTED TO REACH THE VERY
HIGH CATEGORY ON SATURDAY. THIS IS DUE TO STRONG SOUTHERLY WINDS
AND HUMIDITY VALUES BETWEEN 25 AND 35 PERCENT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

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Special Weather Statement

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
418 AM CDT SAT NOV 1 2014

SDZ038>040-050-052>055-057>061-063>066-068-069-012100-
BEADLE-KINGSBURY-BROOKINGS-GREGORY-JERAULD-SANBORN-MINER-LAKE-
BRULE-AURORA-DAVISON-HANSON-MCCOOK-CHARLES MIX-DOUGLAS-HUTCHINSON-
TURNER-BON HOMME-YANKTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HURON...DE SMET...ARLINGTON...
LAKE PRESTON...BROOKINGS...GREGORY...BURKE...WESSINGTON SPRINGS...
ALPENA...WOONSOCKET...HOWARD...MADISON...CHAMBERLAIN...KIMBALL...
PLANKINTON...WHITE LAKE...STICKNEY...MITCHELL...ALEXANDRIA...
EMERY...SALEM...CANISTOTA...BRIDGEWATER...MONTROSE...WAGNER...
PLATTE...LAKE ANDES...MARTY...ARMOUR...CORSICA...DELMONT...
PARKSTON...FREEMAN...MENNO...TRIPP...PARKER...CENTERVILLE...
MARION...VIBORG...HURLEY...CHANCELLOR...TYNDALL...SCOTLAND...
SPRINGFIELD...AVON...TABOR...YANKTON
418 AM CDT SAT NOV 1 2014

...STRONG WINDS AND HEIGHTENED WILDFIRE RISK TODAY...

SOUTHEAST WINDS WILL INCREASE RAPIDLY THROUGH THE MORNING
HOURS...AND PEAK IN INTENSITY BY THIS AFTERNOON. SUSTAINED WINDS
BY EARLY THIS AFTERNOON WILL PEAK BETWEEN 20 AND 30 MPH WITH
OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 45 MPH.

STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES...AND DRY FUELS WILL
LEAD TO VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER THIS AFTERNOON. PEOPLE ARE URGED TO
EXERCISE EXTREME CARE WITH RESPECT TO OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES THAT
MAY CAUSE GRASS FIRES. AVOID EQUIPMENT THAT CAN CAUSE SPARKS NEAR
DRY GRASS OR BRUSH. DO NOT TOSS CIGARETTES ON THE GROUND. REPORT
NEW FIRES QUICKLY TO THE NEAREST FIRE DEPARTMENT OR LAW
ENFORCEMENT OFFICE.

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