South Dakota Fire Weather Zone 256

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DRY WEATHER IS EXPECTED OVER THE AREA TODAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY. CLEAR SKIES ARE EXPECTED TO GRADUALLY BECOME PARTLY CLOUDY. A DEVELOPING SOUTHERLY BREEZE WILL BE LIGHT TO MODERATE. INCREASING WINDS AND WARM TEMPERATURES WILL COME LATER IN THE WEEK...WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE BY FRIDAY. MIDDLE JAMES RIVER VALLEY- 354 AM CDT TUE SEP 16 2014 .TODAY... SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY UNTIL 1200...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY. MAX TEMPERATURE.....69-74. MIN HUMIDITY........50-55 PERCENT. 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH. HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW. HOURS OF SUN........9 HOURS. PRECIPITATION.......NONE. MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 2800 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM). TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 16 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM). SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 41000 OR GOOD (AVE 12-6 PM). MAX GFDI INDEX......LOW. REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.13 TO 0.16 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY). .TONIGHT... SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. MIN TEMPERATURE.....47-52. MAX HUMIDITY........90-95 PERCENT. 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. PRECIPITATION.......NONE. .WEDNESDAY... SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. MAX TEMPERATURE.....71-76. MIN HUMIDITY........50-55 PERCENT. 20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH. HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE. HOURS OF SUN........9 HOURS. PRECIPITATION.......NONE. MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 2900 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM). TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 8 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM). SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 20000 OR FAIR (AVE 12-6 PM). MAX GFDI INDEX......LOW. REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.12 TO 0.16 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY). .FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 55 TO 60. EAST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH. .THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 70 TO 75. SOUTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 19 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 28 MPH. .THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 60 TO 65. SOUTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 19 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 29 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT. .FRIDAY...WARMER. PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 85 TO 90. SOUTH WINDS 16 TO 21 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT. .FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 60 TO 65. WEST WINDS 13 TO 18 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 27 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT. .SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 75 TO 80. NORTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 28 MPH. .SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 50 TO 55. NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 22 MPH. .SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 75 TO 80. NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH. .SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 50 TO 55. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 70 TO 75. EAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
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