Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NE WYOMING AND WRN SOUTH DAKOTA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
446 AM MDT SAT APR 18 2015

.DISCUSSION...SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL BUILD NORTHWARD
ACROSS THE AREA THIS MORNING AS A STRONG UPPER LEVEL SYSTEM MOVES ACROSS
THE CENTRAL ROCKIES. RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF A TENTH TO A HALF INCH CAN BE
EXPECTED ACROSS MUCH OF THE AREA...WITH AMOUNTS UP TO AN INCH OR SO
EXPECTED OVER PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST AND SOUTH CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA
THROUGH THIS EVENING. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE AREA LATE TODAY
AND TONIGHT...PUSHING SHOWERS OUT OF THE AREA OVERNIGHT AND BRINGING
GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS INTO SUNDAY.

WYZ297-182345-
NORTHERN CAMPBELL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GILLETTE
446 AM MDT SAT APR 18 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS UNTIL
                    1200...THEN SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.30 PERCENT.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 59.
MIN HUMIDITY........47-54 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH INCREASING TO
                    NORTH 15 TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO NORTH
                    AROUND 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6600 TO 8300 FT AGL.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY UNTIL 2400...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY.
                    CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL 2400.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 33.
MAX HUMIDITY........70-77 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WINDY. NORTH 15 TO 30 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST 10
                    TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 35 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST AROUND
                    15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300 TO 400 FT AGL.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 49.
MIN HUMIDITY........27-33 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WINDY. NORTHWEST 15 TO 30 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 25 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 40
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6300 TO 7900 FT AGL.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.

$$

WYZ259-182345-
SOUTHERN CAMPBELL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WRIGHT
446 AM MDT SAT APR 18 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS UNTIL
                    1200...THEN NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.50 PERCENT.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 54.
MIN HUMIDITY........54-60 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. SOUTHWEST UP TO 10 MPH INCREASING TO
                    NORTH 15 TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO NORTH AROUND
                    30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5900 TO 7400 FT AGL.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY UNTIL 2400...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY.
                    CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL 2400...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF RAIN SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.30 PERCENT.
LAL.................2 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 31.
MAX HUMIDITY........79 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. NORTH 15 TO 25 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 35 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST AROUND
                    20 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300 TO 400 FT AGL.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 48.
MIN HUMIDITY........34 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WINDY. NORTHWEST 15 TO 30 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 25 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 35
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6100 TO 7700 FT AGL.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.

$$

WYZ298-182345-
LOWER ELEVATIONS OF CROOK AND WESTON COUNTIES-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COLONY...MOORCROFT...NEWCASTLE...UPTON
446 AM MDT SAT APR 18 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS UNTIL
                    1200...THEN RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.70 PERCENT.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 55.
MIN HUMIDITY........55-63 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST UP TO 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH 5
                    TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 5 MPH INCREASING TO NORTH AROUND 20
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6000 TO 7600 FT AGL.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY UNTIL 2400...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY.
                    RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
                    UNTIL 2400...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
                    AND SNOW SHOWERS.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.40 PERCENT.
LAL.................2 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 32.
MAX HUMIDITY........79-86 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. NORTH 10 TO 25 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 30 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST AROUND
                    15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300 TO 400 FT AGL.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 49.
MIN HUMIDITY........29-35 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WINDY. NORTHWEST 15 TO 30 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 30 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 40
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6200 TO 7800 FT AGL.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS AROUND 50.
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.

$$

WYZ299-182345-
WYOMING BLACK HILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SUNDANCE...FOUR CORNERS
446 AM MDT SAT APR 18 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS UNTIL
                    1200...THEN RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.70 PERCENT.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....49-55.
MIN HUMIDITY........61-71 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST UP TO 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST 5 TO
                    15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH INCREASING TO NORTH
                    AROUND 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4900 TO 6200 FT AGL.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL 2400...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF RAIN SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.40 PERCENT.
LAL.................2 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 30.
MAX HUMIDITY........75-83 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 25 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST AROUND
                    15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300 TO 400 FT AGL.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....42-48.
MIN HUMIDITY........34 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WINDY. NORTHWEST 15 TO 30 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 30 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 45
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6100 TO 7700 FT AGL.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID
40S. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S. EAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SNOW. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.

$$

SDZ260-182345-
NORTHERN BLACK HILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LEAD...DEADWOOD...SPEARFISH...STURGIS
446 AM MDT SAT APR 18 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS UNTIL 1200...THEN
                    RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.70 PERCENT.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....46-54.
MIN HUMIDITY........67-78 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST UP TO 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 5 MPH INCREASING TO NORTHEAST
                    AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3600 TO 4500 FT AGL.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS...SNOW SHOWERS AND
                    ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL 2400...THEN CHANCE
                    OF RAIN SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.40 PERCENT.
LAL.................2 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....29-35.
MAX HUMIDITY........81-91 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300 TO 400 FT AGL.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....41-51.
MIN HUMIDITY........32-38 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WINDY. NORTHWEST 20 TO 35 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 35 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 45
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6200 TO 7800 FT AGL.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...BREEZY. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 25 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.

$$

SDZ262-182345-
SOUTHERN BLACK HILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RAPID CITY...HILL CITY...CUSTER...
HOT SPRINGS...EDGEMONT
446 AM MDT SAT APR 18 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS UNTIL 1200...THEN
                    RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.80 PERCENT.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....46-52.
MIN HUMIDITY........73-79 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST UP TO 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2400 TO 3000 FT AGL.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL 2400...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN
                    SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.40 PERCENT.
LAL.................2 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....29-35.
MAX HUMIDITY........85-91 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5 TO 20 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 20 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200 TO 300 FT AGL.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....43-53.
MIN HUMIDITY........29-35 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WINDY. NORTHWEST 15 TO 30 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 30 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 45
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6200 TO 7800 FT AGL.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.

$$

SDZ261-182345-
NORTHWESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA PLAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BELLE FOURCHE...BISON...FAITH...
UNION CENTER...NEW UNDERWOOD...WASTA
446 AM MDT SAT APR 18 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS UNTIL 1200...THEN
                    RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.70 PERCENT.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 56.
MIN HUMIDITY........54-62 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST UP TO 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 5 MPH INCREASING TO NORTHEAST
                    AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 TO 6300 FT AGL.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL 2400...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN
                    SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.50 PERCENT.
LAL.................2 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 35.
MAX HUMIDITY........77-85 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. NORTHWEST 10 TO 25 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300 TO 400 FT AGL.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
                    ACROSS FAR NORTHERN AREAS AFTER 1200.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 53.
MIN HUMIDITY........32 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WINDY. NORTHWEST 20 TO 35 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 35 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 45
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6400 TO 8100 FT AGL.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...BREEZY. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID
30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.

$$

SDZ264-182345-
BADLANDS AREA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WALL...INTERIOR...RED SHIRT...SCENIC
446 AM MDT SAT APR 18 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.80 PERCENT.
LAL.................2.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 53.
MIN HUMIDITY........74 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 TO 2500 FT AGL.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL 2400...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN
                    SHOWERS.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.50 PERCENT.
LAL.................2 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 37.
MAX HUMIDITY........87 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTHWEST 10 TO 25 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 20 TO 25 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300 TO 400 FT AGL.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 54.
MIN HUMIDITY........31 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WINDY. NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH INCREASING TO 25
                    TO 35 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 30 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 45
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6300 TO 7900 FT AGL.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...BREEZY. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 25 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.

$$

SDZ263-182345-
SOUTHWESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PINE RIDGE...ARDMORE...OELRICHS...
OGLALA
446 AM MDT SAT APR 18 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.80 PERCENT.
LAL.................2.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 52.
MIN HUMIDITY........70-76 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2300 TO 2900 FT AGL.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL 2400...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN
                    SHOWERS.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.40 PERCENT.
LAL.................2 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 35.
MAX HUMIDITY........85 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 20 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200 TO 300 FT AGL.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 53.
MIN HUMIDITY........29 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WINDY. NORTHWEST 15 TO 30 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 25 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 40
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6300 TO 7900 FT AGL.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.

$$

SDZ266-182345-
CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA PLAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DUPREE...PHILIP
446 AM MDT SAT APR 18 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS UNTIL 1200...THEN
                    RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.80 PERCENT.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 57.
MIN HUMIDITY........54-61 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH UP TO 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4300 TO 5400 FT AGL.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL 2400...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN
                    SHOWERS.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.50 PERCENT.
LAL.................2 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 38.
MAX HUMIDITY........82-88 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 20 TO 25 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300 TO 400 FT AGL.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 55.
MIN HUMIDITY........32 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WINDY. NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 35 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 45
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6400 TO 8000 FT AGL.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...BREEZY. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS AROUND
60. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS AROUND
60.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.

$$

SDZ265-182345-
SOUTH CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MARTIN...MISSION...WHITE RIVER...WINNER
446 AM MDT SAT APR 18 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
                    UNTIL 1200...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.80 PERCENT.
LAL.................2 UNTIL 1200...THEN 3.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 58.
MIN HUMIDITY........66-72 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2200 TO 2800 FT AGL.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL 2400...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN
                    SHOWERS.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.40 PERCENT.
LAL.................2 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 41.
MAX HUMIDITY........84-90 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......400 TO 500 FT AGL.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 54.
MIN HUMIDITY........32 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WINDY. NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 35 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 45
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6300 TO 7900 FT AGL.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...BREEZY. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS AROUND 60.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.

$$



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