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
437 AM CDT Mon Apr 23 2018

.DISCUSSION...
Rain during the next 7 days will produce totals of 1/4 to 3/4 of
an inch with highest totals across north central Nebraska. Warmer
weather later this week will cause afternoon humidity to fall to
between 25 and 30 percent.

NEZ204-240030-
Eastern Panhandle/Crescent Lake NWR-
337 AM MDT Mon Apr 23 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Chance of showers late in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....65-70.
Min humidity........32 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......100-3600 ft AGL until 1300, then 3400-5300 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....South 15 to 20 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Showers likely and isolated
                    thunderstorms in the evening, then chance of
                    rain after midnight.
Min temperature.....34-39.
Max humidity........92 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 5 to 10 mph shifting to the northwest
                    10 to 15 mph after midnight.
LAL.................3 decreasing to 1 after midnight.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......1300-5500 ft AGL until 0100, then 1200-2200 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....South around 15 mph increasing to northwest
                    around 25 mph after midnight.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain.
Max temperature.....41-46.
Min humidity........58 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 15 to 20 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......1700-3700 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North around 30 mph.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain and snow. Lows
in the upper 20s. Highs in the upper 50s. Southwest winds 5 to
10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the
upper 50s. North winds 10 to 20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the mid
60s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs around 70.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs around 70.

$$

NEZ206-240030-
Sandhills/Valentine NWR/Nebraska National Forest-
437 AM CDT Mon Apr 23 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....64-69.
Min humidity........32 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......100-4900 ft AGL until 1300, then 4800-6700 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....South around 10 mph increasing to around 20 mph
                    in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers in the
                    evening, then chance of rain after midnight.
                    Rain likely early in the morning.
Min temperature.....37-42.
Max humidity........95 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast 5 to 10 mph shifting to the west
                    after midnight.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......400-6200 ft AGL until 0100, then 300-1700 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 10 mph shifting to the west
                    after midnight.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Chance of rain.
Max temperature.....44-49.
Min humidity........63 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 10 to 20 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......1600-2700 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North 25 to 30 mph.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain and slight chance of
snow. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the upper 50s. Southwest
winds 5 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Lows in the
upper 30s. Highs in the upper 50s. North winds 10 to 20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the mid
60s. Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the
lower 70s.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the lower
70s.

$$

NEZ208-240030-
Niobrara Valley/Fort Niobrara NWR/Samuel R McKelvie National
Forest-
437 AM CDT Mon Apr 23 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....66-71.
Min humidity........32 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good.
Mixing height.......100-5500 ft AGL until 1300, then 5400-8000 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....South 10 to 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers in the
                    evening, then chance of rain after midnight.
Min temperature.....38-43.
Max humidity........94 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast 5 to 10 mph shifting to the southwest
                    after midnight.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......300-7200 ft AGL until 0100, then 200-1800 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 10 mph shifting to the
                    southwest after midnight.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Rain likely.
Max temperature.....46-51.
Min humidity........69 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 10 to 20 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair.
Mixing height.......1400-2500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North 20 to 25 mph.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain and slight chance of
snow. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs around 60. Southwest winds
5 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Lows in the
upper 30s. Highs in the upper 50s. North winds 10 to 20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the mid
60s. Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 40. Highs in the upper 60s.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the lower
70s.

$$

NEZ209-240030-
Loup Rivers Basin-
437 AM CDT Mon Apr 23 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....66-71.
Min humidity........29 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......100-5600 ft AGL until 1300, then 6400-8000 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....South around 5 mph increasing to around 15 mph
                    in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy.
                    Slight chance of rain after midnight. Chance of
                    rain early in the morning.
Min temperature.....40-45.
Max humidity........94 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......300-7300 ft AGL until 0100, then 200-1500 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Southeast 5 to 10 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Rain likely.
Max temperature.....48-53.
Min humidity........61 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 5 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair.
Mixing height.......300-2300 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northwest 15 to 20 mph.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain likely and chance of snow. Lows
in the lower 30s. Highs in the upper 50s. Southwest winds 5 to
15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Lows in the
upper 30s. Highs around 60. North winds 10 to 20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the mid
60s. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs around 70.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Lows in the mid
40s. Highs in the lower 70s.

$$

NEZ210-240030-
Frenchman Basin-
337 AM MDT Mon Apr 23 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 67.
Min humidity........34 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......100-4200 ft AGL until 1300, then 4100-5900 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....South around 10 mph increasing to around 20 mph
                    in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers in the
                    evening. Rain likely after midnight.
Min temperature.....Around 40.
Max humidity........93 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast 5 to 10 mph shifting to the north
                    after midnight.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......300-5000 ft AGL until 0100, then 300-2200 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 10 mph shifting to the north
                    after midnight.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain in the morning,
                    then slight chance of rain in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....45-50.
Min humidity........53 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 10 to 20 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......1700-3500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North 25 to 30 mph.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain and snow. Lows
in the lower 30s. Highs in the upper 50s. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs around 60.
North winds 10 to 20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the upper
60s. South winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the
lower 70s.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the mid
70s.

$$

NEZ219-240030-
Loess Plains-
437 AM CDT Mon Apr 23 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 68.
Min humidity........32 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......200-5200 ft AGL until 1300, then 5400-6600 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....South 10 to 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy.
                    Slight chance of showers late in the evening.
                    Chance of rain after midnight, then rain likely
                    early in the morning.
Min temperature.....Around 42.
Max humidity........94 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast 5 to 10 mph shifting to the southwest
                    after midnight.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Mixing height.......200-6000 ft AGL until 0100, then 200-1500 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....East 5 to 10 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Rain likely in the morning, then chance
                    of rain in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....47-52.
Min humidity........53 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 10 to 20 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Mixing height.......1200-2800 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northwest 20 to 25 mph.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain and slight chance of
snow. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the upper 50s. West winds
10 to 20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Lows in the mid
30s. Highs in the lower 60s. North winds 10 to 20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the mid
60s. Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the
lower 70s.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the mid
70s.

$$



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