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High Wind Warning


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
257 AM MDT SAT MAR 28 2015

.A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL CROSS NORTHEASTERN WYOMING AND WESTERN
SOUTH DAKOTA LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING. STRONG NORTHWEST
WINDS WILL DEVELOP BEHIND THE FRONT....WITH GUSTS AS HIGH AS 60
MPH.

SDZ013-014-026-030>032-042>044-072>074-281700-
/O.UPG.KUNR.HW.A.0001.150329T0000Z-150329T0800Z/
/O.NEW.KUNR.HW.W.0003.150329T0000Z-150329T1100Z/
NORTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-ZIEBACH-RAPID CITY-CUSTER CO PLAINS-
PENNINGTON CO PLAINS-HAAKON-SHANNON-JACKSON-BENNETT-
STURGIS/PIEDMONT FOOT HILLS-SOUTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-
HERMOSA FOOT HILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FAITH...DUPREE...RAPID CITY...FOLSOM...
WALL...PHILIP...PINE RIDGE...KYLE...KADOKA...MARTIN...STURGIS...
UNION CENTER...HERMOSA
257 AM MDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO 5 AM MDT
SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RAPID CITY HAS ISSUED A HIGH WIND
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO 5 AM MDT
SUNDAY.

* TIMING...THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE TONIGHT.

* WINDS...WINDS WILL BECOME NORTHWEST AND INCREASE TO 30 TO 40 MPH
  WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 MPH.

* IMPACTS...HIGH WINDS CAN BLOW DOWN LARGE TREES...AND DAMAGE
  ROOFS...SMALL OUTBUILDINGS...AND SIGNS. SUDDEN WIND GUSTS CAN
  CAUSE DRIVERS TO LOSE CONTROL...ESPECIALLY IN LIGHTWEIGHT OR
  HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. STRONG WINDS CAN CAUSE BLOWING DUST...
  REDUCED VISIBILITY...AND FLYING DEBRIS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WARNING MEANS 40 MPH WINDS...OR GUSTS OVER 60 MPH...
ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING.

&&

$$


Red Flag Warning


URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
325 AM MDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING FROM NOON TODAY TO 9 PM MDT THIS EVENING
FOR GUSTY WINDS...VERY LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES...AND A COLD
FRONTAL PASSAGE FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 259...260...261...262...
263...264...297...298...AND 299...

.NEAR RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURES AND VERY LOW HUMIDITY IS EXPECTED
THIS AFTERNOON. GUSTY WEST WINDS WILL SHIFT TO THE NORTHWEST AND
INCREASE AS A STRONG COLD FRONT MOVES THROUGH THE AREA.

HIGHS WILL BE IN THE 70S TO AROUND 80...WITH MINIMUM
RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES NEAR 15 PERCENT. WEST WINDS WILL BE
20 TO 30 MPH AHEAD OF A STRONG COLD FRONT. WINDS WILL SHIFT
TO THE NORTHWEST BEHIND THE COLD FRONT...WITH GUSTS OF 50 TO 60
MPH LIKELY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE ALSO POSSIBLE LATE THIS
AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

THE COMBINATION OF DRY FUELS...LOW HUMIDITY...GUSTY WINDS...AND
COLD FRONTAL PASSAGE WILL RESULT IN CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER
CONDITIONS THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

SDZ260>264-WYZ259-297>299-282215-
/O.CON.KUNR.FW.W.0004.150328T1800Z-150329T0300Z/
NORTHERN BLACK HILLS-NORTHWESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA PLAINS-
SOUTHERN BLACK HILLS-SOUTHWESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA-BADLANDS AREA-
SOUTHERN CAMPBELL-NORTHERN CAMPBELL-
LOWER ELEVATIONS OF CROOK AND WESTON COUNTIES-WYOMING BLACK HILLS-
325 AM MDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 9 PM MDT
THIS EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS...VERY LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY
VALUES...AND A COLD FRONTAL PASSAGE FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 259...
262...263...264...297 AND 298...

A RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 9 PM MDT
THIS EVENING.

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 259 SOUTHERN CAMPBELL...FIRE
  WEATHER ZONE 260 NORTHERN BLACK HILLS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 261
  NORTHWESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA PLAINS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 262
  SOUTHERN BLACK HILLS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 263 SOUTHWESTERN
  SOUTH DAKOTA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 264 BADLANDS AREA...FIRE
  WEATHER ZONE 297 NORTHERN CAMPBELL...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 298
  LOWER ELEVATIONS OF CROOK AND WESTON COUNTIES AND FIRE WEATHER
  ZONE 299 WYOMING BLACK HILLS.

* WINDS...WEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH THIS AFTERNOON...BECOMING
  NORTHWEST 30 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS NEAR 60 MPH LATE THIS
  AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

* TIMING...SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 15 PERCENT.

* TEMPERATURES...HIGHS IN THE 70S TO LOW 80S.

* LIGHTNING...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE LATE THIS
  AFTERNOON INTO EARLY EVENING.

* IMPACTS...WILDFIRES CAN SPREAD QUICKLY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES CAN
CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTH PLATTE NE
304 AM CDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...CRITICAL FIRE DANGER...

.A SURGE OF VERY WARM DRY WILL MOVE INTO WESTERN NEBRASKA THIS
AFTERNOON WITH TEMPERATURES CLOSE TO 80 AND HUMIDITY AT OR BELOW
15 PERCENT. WIND GUSTS TO 25 MPH ARE EXPECTED LATE THIS AFTERNOON.

NEZ204-290200-
/O.NEW.KLBF.FW.W.0009.150328T1900Z-150329T0200Z/
EASTERN PANHANDLE/CRESCENT LAKE NWR-
204 AM MDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 8 PM
MDT THIS EVENING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR THE
EASTERN PANHANDLE AND CRESCENT LAKE NWR...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NORTH PLATTE HAS ISSUED A RED
FLAG WARNING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...WHICH IS IN
EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 8 PM MDT THIS EVENING.

* AFFECTED AREA...IN NEBRASKA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 204 EASTERN
  PANHANDLE/CRESCENT LAKE NWR.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 15 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...ANY RANGE FIRE THAT START MAY HAVE THE POTENTIAL TO
  BURN OUT OF CONTROL AND EXHIBIT EXTREME BURNING BEHAVIOR. A
  POWERFUL COLD FRONT WILL ARRIVE AROUND MIDNIGHT PROVIDING A
  CHALLENGING ENVIRONMENT FOR ANY FIRES STILL UNDERWAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES WILL
CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

&&

$$

HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/LBF

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHEYENNE WY
114 AM MDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS EAST OF THE MOUNTAINS THIS
AFTERNOON...

.NEAR RECORD TEMPERATURES AND DRY CONDITIONS WILL YIELD VERY LOW
AFTERNOON RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES FOR THE SOUTHEAST WYOMING AND
WESTERN NEBRASKA PANHANDLE HIGH PLAINS TODAY. THESE CONDITIONS
WILL COMBINE WITH DRY FUELS AND STRONG WEST WIND GUSTS OF 30 TO
45 MPH TO PRODUCE SIGNIFICANT FIRE GROWTH POTENTIAL.

NEZ311>313-WYZ301-310-290200-
/O.CON.KCYS.FW.W.0003.150328T1700Z-150329T0200Z/
PINE RIDGE/NEBRASKA NATIONAL FOREST/OGLALA NATIONAL GRASSLANDS-
BOX BUTTE/SOUTH SIOUX-
SCOTTS BLUFF NATIONAL MONUMENT/WILDCAT HILLS-
NIOBRARA/LOWER ELEVATIONS OF CONVERSE/THUNDER BASIN NATIONAL
GRASSLAND-PLATTE/GOSHEN/CENTRAL AND EASTERN LARAMIE-
114 AM MDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO
8 PM MDT THIS EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITIES...

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONES 311...312 AND 313. FIRE
  WEATHER ZONES 301 AND 310.

* WIND...WEST AT 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS OF 30 TO 45 MPH.
  STRONGEST WINDS WILL BE IN SOUTHEAST WYOMING.

* HUMIDITY...10 TO 15 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT STARTS WILL LIKELY SPREAD RAPIDLY.
  OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT RECOMMENDED TODAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES WILL
CREATE EXPLOSIVE FIRE GROWTH POTENTIAL.

&&

$$

HAHN


Wind Advisory


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
257 AM MDT SAT MAR 28 2015

.A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL CROSS NORTHEASTERN WYOMING AND WESTERN
SOUTH DAKOTA LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING. STRONG NORTHWEST
WINDS WILL DEVELOP BEHIND THE FRONT....WITH GUSTS AS HIGH AS 60
MPH.

SDZ027-041-281700-
/O.NEW.KUNR.WI.Y.0011.150329T0000Z-150329T1100Z/
SOUTHERN FOOT HILLS-FALL RIVER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...EDGEMONT...HOT SPRINGS...ARDMORE...
OELRICHS
257 AM MDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO 5 AM MDT
SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RAPID CITY HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO 5 AM MDT
SUNDAY.

* TIMING...THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE TONIGHT.

* WINDS...WINDS WILL BECOME NORTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS UP
  TO 50 MPH.

* IMPACTS...SUDDEN WIND GUSTS CAN CAUSE DRIVERS TO LOSE
  CONTROL... ESPECIALLY IN LIGHTWEIGHT OR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.
  STRONG WINDS CAN CAUSE BLOWING DUST...REDUCED VISIBILITY...AND
  FLYING DEBRIS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS 30 MPH WINDS...OR GUSTS OVER 45 MPH...ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING.

&&

$$


Extreme Fire Danger


RANGELAND FIRE DANGER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
301 AM MDT SAT MAR 28 2015

.DISCUSSION...VERY WARM AND DRY CONDITIONS WILL BE FOUND ACROSS
THE AREA TODAY. HIGH TEMPERATURES WILL BE IN THE MID 70S TO LOWER
80S WITH MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY OF 15 TO 25 PERCENT. WINDS WILL
BE SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST AT 15 TO 30 MPH. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL
MOVE ACROSS WESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING.
BEHIND THE COLD FRONT...WINDS WILL SHIFT TO THE NORTHWEST AND INCREASE TO
30 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 60 MPH.

ON SUNDAY...THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER INDEX IS EXPECTED TO BE IN
THE HIGH TO VERY HIGH CATEGORIES.

SDZ001-002-012>014-025>027-030>032-041>044-046-047-072>074-290000-
HARDING-PERKINS-BUTTE-NORTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-ZIEBACH-
NORTHERN FOOT HILLS-RAPID CITY-SOUTHERN FOOT HILLS-
CUSTER CO PLAINS-PENNINGTON CO PLAINS-HAAKON-FALL RIVER-SHANNON-
JACKSON-BENNETT-MELLETTE-TODD-STURGIS/PIEDMONT FOOT HILLS-
SOUTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-HERMOSA FOOT HILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BUFFALO...LEMMON...BISON...
BELLE FOURCHE...FAITH...DUPREE...SPEARFISH...RAPID CITY...
EDGEMONT...HOT SPRINGS...FOLSOM...WALL...PHILIP...ARDMORE...
OELRICHS...PINE RIDGE...KYLE...KADOKA...MARTIN...WHITE RIVER...
MISSION...STURGIS...UNION CENTER...HERMOSA
301 AM MDT SAT MAR 28 2015 /401 AM CDT SAT MAR 28 2015/

...EXTREME FIRE DANGER...

THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER INDEX WILL REACH THE EXTREME CATEGORY
THIS AFTERNOON. EXTREME WEATHER CONDITIONS OR A VERY LOW
MOISTURE CONTENT OF GRASSES...AND OTHER DRY ORGANIC MATERIAL
ON THE GROUND...INDICATE THAT CRITICAL BURNING CONDITIONS EXIST.
A FIRE WILL START EASILY AND HAS THE POTENTIAL TO BECOME LARGE
AND SPREAD QUICKLY BECOMING ERRATIC WITH EXTREME BEHAVIORAL
CHARACTERISTICS. NO OUTDOOR BURNING SHOULD TAKE PLACE.

THE OUTLOOK FOR SUNDAY AFTERNOON...THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER
INDEX WILL REACH THE HIGH CATEGORY TO VERY HIGH CATEGORY.


$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTH PLATTE NE
535 AM CDT SAT MAR 28 2015

NEZ004>010-022>029-035>038-056>059-069>071-094-291045-
SHERIDAN-EASTERN CHERRY-KEYA PAHA-BOYD-BROWN-ROCK-HOLT-GARDEN-
GRANT-HOOKER-THOMAS-BLAINE-LOUP-GARFIELD-WHEELER-ARTHUR-MCPHERSON-
LOGAN-CUSTER-DEUEL-KEITH-PERKINS-LINCOLN-CHASE-HAYES-FRONTIER-
WESTERN CHERRY-
535 AM CDT SAT MAR 28 2015 /435 AM MDT SAT MAR 28 2015/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF WESTERN AND
NORTH CENTRAL NEBRASKA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

CRITICAL FIRE DANGER IS EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY THIS
EVENING ACROSS THE EASTERN NEBRASKA PANHANDLE AND WESTERN
SANDHILLS. ANY RANGE FIRE MAY HAVE THE POTENTIAL TO BURN OUT OF
CONTROL AND EXHIBIT EXTREME BURNING BEHAVIOR

A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH WESTERN AND NORTH CENTRAL
NEBRASKA TONIGHT. THE FRONT WILL BE CAPABLE OF ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS WITH GUSTY WINDS TO 50 MPH AND DRY LIGHTNING WHICH
COULD CAUSE A RANGE FIRE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

VERY DRY AIR WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE REGION TODAY THROUGH
WEDNESDAY PRESENTING OPPORTUNITIES FOR CRITICAL FIRE DANGER
WHENEVER WINDS INCREASE TO 15 TO 25 MPH.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED THROUGH TONIGHT.

&&

GET YOUR WEATHER...HYDROLOGICAL...AND CLIMATE INFORMATION AT
HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/NORTHPLATTE (ALL LOWERCASE)

$$

CDC

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHEYENNE WY
415 AM MDT SAT MAR 28 2015

NEZ002-003-019>021-054-055-095-096-WYZ101-102-107-108-118-119-
291030-
DAWES-BOX BUTTE-SCOTTS BLUFF-BANNER-MORRILL-KIMBALL-CHEYENNE-
NORTH SIOUX-SOUTH SIOUX-CONVERSE COUNTY LOWER ELEVATIONS-
NIOBRARA COUNTY-EAST PLATTE COUNTY-GOSHEN COUNTY-
CENTRAL LARAMIE COUNTY-EAST LARAMIE COUNTY-
415 AM MDT SAT MAR 28 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF WESTERN
NEBRASKA...EAST CENTRAL WYOMING AND SOUTHEAST WYOMING.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

DRY AND WINDY CONDITIONS WILL PRODUCE CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER
CONDITIONS MAINLY THIS AFTERNOON WITH THE POTENTIAL FOR VERY
RAPID FIRE SPREAD. A RED FLAG WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR LOWER
ELEVATIONS EAST OF THE LARAMIE RANGE...INCLUDING THE WESTERN
NEBRASKA PANHANDLE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

THE PROBABILITY FOR WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS LOW.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
515 AM CDT SAT MAR 28 2015

SDZ050-052-057-058-063-064-291015-
GREGORY-JERAULD-BRULE-AURORA-CHARLES MIX-DOUGLAS-
515 AM CDT SAT MAR 28 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF EAST CENTRAL
SOUTH DAKOTA...SOUTH CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA AND SOUTHEAST SOUTH
DAKOTA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER WILL REACH THE VERY HIGH CATEGORY THIS
AFTERNOON...AS SOUTHERLY WINDS INCREASE TO 20 TO 30 MPH.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER WILL AGAIN REACH THE VERY HIGH CATEGORY
SUNDAY AFTERNOON...DUE TO GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS AVERAGING 25 TO 35
MPH. ELEVATED FIRE DANGER IS ALSO POSSIBLE WEDNESDAY AND
THURSDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
330 AM MDT SAT MAR 28 2015

SDZ001-002-012>014-024>032-041>044-046-047-049-072>074-WYZ054>058-
071-291300-
HARDING-PERKINS-BUTTE-NORTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-ZIEBACH-
NORTHERN BLACK HILLS-NORTHERN FOOT HILLS-RAPID CITY-
SOUTHERN FOOT HILLS-CENTRAL BLACK HILLS-SOUTHERN BLACK HILLS-
CUSTER CO PLAINS-PENNINGTON CO PLAINS-HAAKON-FALL RIVER-SHANNON-
JACKSON-BENNETT-MELLETTE-TODD-TRIPP-STURGIS/PIEDMONT FOOT HILLS-
SOUTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-HERMOSA FOOT HILLS-NORTHERN CAMPBELL-
SOUTHERN CAMPBELL-WESTERN CROOK-WYOMING BLACK HILLS-WESTON-
NORTHEASTERN CROOK-
330 AM MDT SAT MAR 28 2015 /430 AM CDT SAT MAR 28 2015/

...HIGH WIND WARNING LATE THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH TONIGHT...
...CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH EARLY
EVENING...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR WESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA AND
NORTHEASTERN WYOMING.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE AREA LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND
EVENING. STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS OF 30 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 60
WILL DEVELOP BEHIND THE COLD FRONT.

A COMBINATION OF DRY FUELS...GUSTY SOUTHWEST WINDS...VERY LOW
RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND A STRONG COLD FRONTAL PASSAGE...WILL
CREATE CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS OVER NORTHEAST WYOMING AND
WESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE ACROSS NORTHEAST WYOMING AND
WESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING. SEVERE
THUNDERSTORMS ARE NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER INDEX WILL BE IN THE HIGH TO VERY HIGH
CATEGORY FOR SUNDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY.

&&

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO FOR FURTHER DETAILS OR UPDATES...
OR CHECK OUR WEB SITE AT WEATHER.GOV/RAPIDCITY

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OMAHA/VALLEY NE
405 AM CDT SAT MAR 28 2015

IAZ043-055-056-069-079-080-090-091-NEZ011-012-015>018-030>034-
042>045-050>053-065>068-078-088>093-282315-
MONONA-HARRISON-SHELBY-POTTAWATTAMIE-MILLS-MONTGOMERY-FREMONT-
PAGE-KNOX-CEDAR-THURSTON-ANTELOPE-PIERCE-WAYNE-BOONE-MADISON-
STANTON-CUMING-BURT-PLATTE-COLFAX-DODGE-WASHINGTON-BUTLER-
SAUNDERS-DOUGLAS-SARPY-SEWARD-LANCASTER-CASS-OTOE-SALINE-
JEFFERSON-GAGE-JOHNSON-NEMAHA-PAWNEE-RICHARDSON-
405 AM CDT SAT MAR 28 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST
IOWA...WEST CENTRAL IOWA...EAST CENTRAL NEBRASKA...NORTHEAST
NEBRASKA AND SOUTHEAST NEBRASKA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

ISOLATED NON SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS MAY OCCUR OVER PARTS OF THE AREA
TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

A FEW THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE ON WEDNESDAY AS A COLD FRONT
MOVES ACROSS THE REGION.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GOODLAND KS
217 AM MDT SAT MAR 28 2015

COZ090>092-KSZ001>004-013>016-027>029-041-042-NEZ079>081-290830-
YUMA-KIT CARSON-CHEYENNE CO-CHEYENNE KS-RAWLINS-DECATUR-NORTON-
SHERMAN-THOMAS-SHERIDAN-GRAHAM-WALLACE-LOGAN-GOVE-GREELEY-WICHITA-
DUNDY-HITCHCOCK-RED WILLOW-
217 AM MDT SAT MAR 28 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EAST CENTRAL COLORADO...
EXTREME SOUTHWEST NEBRASKA AND NORTHWEST KANSAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT...

THE FIRE DANGER WILL BE ELEVATED THIS AFTERNOON...ESPECIALLY ALONG
AND WEST OF THE KANSAS AND COLORADO STATE LINE. AFTERNOON
HUMIDITIES WILL FALL TO AROUND 10 PERCENT WITH WESTERLY WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...

FIRE DANGER WILL REMAIN ELEVATED IN SOME AREAS THROUGH THE START
OF THE WEEK AS DRY CONDITIONS PERSIST.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

JRM

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