Rangeland Fire Danger Forecast
Issued by NWS Rapid City, SD

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Rangeland Fire Danger Statement
National Weather Service Rapid City SD
335 AM MDT Wed Jun 26 2019

.DISCUSSION...Near average temperatures are expected today, with
a chance for showers and thunderstorms this afternoon and tonight.
Minimum relative humidity values will range from 35 percent
across southwestern South Dakota to 50 percent closer to central
South Dakota. Winds will be easterly at 5 to 15 mph.

SDZ001-002-012>014-025>027-030>032-041>044-046-047-049-072>074-
270100-
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-
Oglala Lakota-Jackson-Bennett-Mellette-Todd-Tripp-
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, Oglala,
Kyle, Kadoka, Martin, White River, Mission, Winner, Sturgis,
Union Center, and Hermosa
335 AM MDT Wed Jun 26 2019 /435 AM CDT Wed Jun 26 2019/

...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.


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