South Dakota Fire Weather Zone 256

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SKIES WILL CLEAR TONIGHT AS COLD HIGH PRESSURE MOVES OVER THE AREA. FRIDAY WILL BE A CLEAR AND COOL DAY WITH LIGHT WINDS. THE WEATHER WILL THEN TURN A LITTLE WARMER...BUT STRONGER WINDS AND ELEVATED FIRE DANGER ARE EXPECTED FOR SATURDAY. MIDDLE JAMES RIVER VALLEY- 323 PM CDT THU OCT 30 2014 .TONIGHT... SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY UNTIL 2400...THEN CLEAR. MIN TEMPERATURE.....15-20. MAX HUMIDITY........85-90 PERCENT. 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN THE EVENING. PRECIPITATION.......NONE. .FRIDAY... SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. MAX TEMPERATURE.....38-43. MIN HUMIDITY........33-38 PERCENT. 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST 6 TO 11 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW. HOURS OF SUN........9 HOURS. PRECIPITATION.......NONE. MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 2100 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM). TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 11 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM). SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 20000 OR FAIR (AVE 12-6 PM). MAX GFDI INDEX......LOW TO MODERATE. REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.09 TO 0.11 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY). .FRIDAY NIGHT... SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. MIN TEMPERATURE.....23-28. MAX HUMIDITY........57-62 PERCENT. 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 19 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 29 MPH. PRECIPITATION.......NONE. .SATURDAY... SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. MAX TEMPERATURE.....46-51. MIN HUMIDITY........32-37 PERCENT. 20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 38 MPH. HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW. HOURS OF SUN........9 HOURS. PRECIPITATION.......NONE. MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 2400 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM). TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 33 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM). SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 71000 OR EXCELLENT (AVE 12-6 PM). MAX GFDI INDEX......VERY HIGH. REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.15 TO 0.20 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY). .FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 35 TO 40. SOUTH WINDS 17 TO 22 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH. .SUNDAY...NOT AS COOL. MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 60 TO 65. SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH. .SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS 35 TO 40. SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 20 PERCENT. .MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS 50 TO 55. NORTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 20 PERCENT. .MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 30 TO 35. NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH. .TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. WEST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH. .TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 30 TO 35. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH. .WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 55 TO 60. WEST WINDS 13 TO 18 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 27 MPH. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 30 TO 35. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. .THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 55 TO 60. SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH.
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