Rangeland Fire Danger Forecast
Issued by NWS Aberdeen, SD

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Rangeland Fire Danger Statement
National Weather Service Aberdeen SD
326 AM CDT Mon Apr 23 2018

.DISCUSSION...

Mild and dry conditions continue into the start of the work week with
a light southerly breeze and afternoon humidity falling to as low as
30 percent. A system will move across mainly western and central
South Dakota tonight into Tuesday for a couple of tenths of an inch
of rainfall, with dry conditions returning late in the day.

SDZ003-015-033-035-045-048-232230-
Corson-Dewey-Stanley-Hughes-Jones-Lyman-
Including the cities of McIntosh, Isabel, Mission Ridge, Pierre,
Murdo, and Kennebec
326 AM CDT Mon Apr 23 2018 /226 AM MDT Mon Apr 23 2018/

...HIGH FIRE DANGER...

The grassland fire danger index will reach the high category
this afternoon. Unfavorable weather conditions or a low
moisture content of grasses and other dry organic material
on the ground indicate that there is a high
potential for a fire occurrence. Outdoor burning should be
restricted to early morning or evening hours when wind speeds
are usually lower and the relative humidity is higher.

The outlook for Tuesday afternoon...The grassland fire danger index
will reach the moderate category.


$$

SDZ004>006-009>011-016>020-022-034-036-037-051-232230-
Campbell-McPherson-Brown-Walworth-Edmunds-Day-Potter-Faulk-Spink-
Clark-Codington-Hamlin-Sully-Hyde-Hand-Buffalo-
Including the cities of Herreid, Eureka, Aberdeen, Mobridge,
Ipswich, Webster, Gettysburg, Faulkton, Redfield, Clark, Watertown,
Hayti, Onida, Highmore, Miller, and Fort Thompson
326 AM CDT Mon Apr 23 2018

...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 Tuesday afternoon...The grassland fire danger index
will reach the moderate category.


$$

MNZ039-046-SDZ007-008-021-023-232230-
Traverse-Big Stone-Marshall-Roberts-Grant-Deuel-
Including the cities of Wheaton, Ortonville, Britton, Sisseton,
Milbank, and Clear Lake
326 AM CDT Mon Apr 23 2018

...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 Tuesday afternoon...The grassland fire danger index
will reach the moderate category.


$$

Connelly



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