Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Sioux Falls, SD

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SE SD/SW MN/NW IA/NE NEBRASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
1116 AM CDT WED APR 1 2015


.DISCUSSION...
ISSUED AT 415 AM CDT WED APR 1 2015

RED FLAG WARNINGS CONTINUE TODAY ACROSS THE ENTIRE REGION WITH STRONG
WINDS EXPECTED AHEAD OF AND BEHIND A COLD FRONT. HUMIDITY VALUES ARE
EXPECTED AS LOW AS 20 TO 25 PERCENT TODAY WHILE WINDS WILL AVERAGE
25 TO 40 MPH...WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH POSSIBLE. CONDITIONS WILL IMPROVE
MID EVENING AS TEMPERATURES COOL DOWN.

HAVE DECIDED TO ISSUE A FIRE WEATHER WATCH FOR THURSDAY FOR THE
SOUTHEAST QUARTER OF SOUTH DAKOTA AND SOUTHWEST MINNESOTA. BEHIND
TONIGHTS SHORT WAVE...THE NORTHWEST WINDS WILL ONCE AGAIN BECOME
QUITE STRONG ON THURSDAY...AVERAGING 20 TO 35 MPH...WITH MINIMUM
HUMIDITY VALUES FALLING INTO THE UPPER TEENS TO MID 20S PERCENT. FOR
EXTREME NORTHEAST NEBRASKA AND NORTHWEST IOWA. THEREFORE THERE IS
SOME QUESTION AS TO HOW STRONG THE WIND WILL BE...ALTHOUGH IT
SHOULD BE QUITE BREEZY IN THOSE AREAS BY THE END OF THE AFTERNOON.



SDZ255-012330-
LOWER BRULE AND LAKE ANDES VICINITY-
1116 AM CDT WED APR 1 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT THIS EVENING...
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....73-78.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-25 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. SOUTHWEST WINDS 18 TO 23 MPH SHIFTING
                    TO THE NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
                    GUSTS UP TO 36 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
HOURS OF SUN........6 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 4500 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 23 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 91000 OR EXCELLENT (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......EXTREME.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.43 TO 0.53 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....35-40.
MAX HUMIDITY........45-50 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 19 TO 24 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 34 MPH DECREASING TO 6 TO 11 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....57-62.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-25 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. NORTHWEST WINDS 21 TO 26 MPH. GUSTS UP
                    TO 26 MPH INCREASING TO 36 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........6 OR HIGH.
HOURS OF SUN........8 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 8200 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 24 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 167000 OR EXCELLENT (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......EXTREME.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.28 TO 0.34 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 25 TO 30. NORTH
WINDS 17 TO 22 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 31 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO
13 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 30 TO 35. SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO
12 MPH.
.SATURDAY...WARMER. MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 65 TO 70. SOUTHWEST WINDS
6 TO 11 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 35 TO 40. EAST WINDS 8 TO
13 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 60 TO 65. EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 35 TO
40. EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 60 TO 65.
EAST WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 35 TO
40. NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 MPH.
CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS
50 TO 55. NORTH WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 20 PERCENT.

$$

SDZ256-012330-
MIDDLE JAMES RIVER VALLEY-
1116 AM CDT WED APR 1 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT THIS EVENING...
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....73-78.
MIN HUMIDITY........22-27 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 16 TO 21 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    WEST 19 TO 24 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO
                    35 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
HOURS OF SUN........6 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 4400 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 20 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 84000 OR EXCELLENT (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......EXTREME.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.41 TO 0.48 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....36-41.
MAX HUMIDITY........48-53 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 18 TO 23 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 33 MPH DECREASING TO 5 TO 10 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY UNTIL 1200...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....56-61.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-25 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. NORTHWEST WINDS 21 TO 26 MPH WITH GUSTS
                    TO AROUND 37 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........6 OR HIGH.
HOURS OF SUN........9 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 7600 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 29 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 191000 OR EXCELLENT (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......EXTREME.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.28 TO 0.35 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...COLDER. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 25 TO 30. NORTH
WINDS 18 TO 23 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 34 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO
13 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 30 TO 35. SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO
12 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 60 TO 65. WEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 30 TO 35. NORTHEAST WINDS
8 TO 13 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 55 TO 60. EAST WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH
WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 26 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 35 TO
40. EAST WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 55 TO 60. EAST
WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 40 PERCENT.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 30 TO
35. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS
50 TO 55. NORTH WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 20 PERCENT.

$$

SDZ257-012330-
MIDDLE BIG SIOUX RIVER VALLEY-
1116 AM CDT WED APR 1 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT THIS EVENING...
...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM CDT THIS AFTERNOON...
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....75-80.
MIN HUMIDITY........28-33 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WINDY. SOUTHWEST WINDS 27 TO 32 MPH WITH GUSTS
                    TO AROUND 40 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
HOURS OF SUN........5 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 4200 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 24 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 100000 OR EXCELLENT (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......EXTREME.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.40 TO 0.47 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY UNTIL 2400...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....37-42.
MAX HUMIDITY........50-55 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 16 TO 21 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 31 MPH DECREASING TO 5 TO 9 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY UNTIL 1200...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....55-60.
MIN HUMIDITY........22-27 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. WEST WINDS 22 TO 27 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 37 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........6 OR HIGH.
HOURS OF SUN........9 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 7600 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 29 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 199000 OR EXCELLENT (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......EXTREME.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.28 TO 0.35 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...COLDER. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 25 TO 30. NORTH
WINDS 18 TO 23 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 34 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 45 TO 50. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 30 TO 35. SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO
13 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 55 TO 60. WEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 30 TO 35. NORTHEAST WINDS
8 TO 13 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 21 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 55 TO 60. EAST WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH
WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 27 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 35 TO
40. EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 50 TO 55. EAST
WINDS 13 TO 18 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 28 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN
40 PERCENT.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 30 TO 35.
NORTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 26 MPH. CHANCE
OF RAIN 40 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS 45 TO 50.
NORTH WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 21 MPH. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS 40 PERCENT.

$$

SDZ258-012330-
LOWER JAMES RIVER TO LOWER BIG SIOUX RIVER VALLEY-
1116 AM CDT WED APR 1 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT THIS EVENING...
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS AFTER 1200. CHANCE OF
                    PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....78-83.
MIN HUMIDITY........27-32 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. SOUTHWEST WINDS 21 TO 26 MPH WITH GUSTS
                    TO AROUND 34 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
HOURS OF SUN........5 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE INCREASING TO RAINFALL.......ISOLATED
IN THE AFTERNOONTRACE TO 0.05 INCH AMOUNTS.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 4500 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 23 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 98000 OR EXCELLENT (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......EXTREME.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.38 TO 0.49 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL 2400. CHANCE OF
                    PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....39-44.
MAX HUMIDITY........50-55 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 17 TO 22 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 32 MPH DECREASING TO 6 TO 11 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
PRECIPITATION.......ISOLATED TRACE TO 0.05 INCH AMOUNTS.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY UNTIL 1200...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....59-64.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-25 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH. GUSTS UP
                    TO 25 MPH INCREASING TO 35 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........6 OR HIGH.
HOURS OF SUN........8 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 7700 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 22 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 149000 OR EXCELLENT (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......VERY HIGH TO EXTREME.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.29 TO 0.36 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 30 TO 35. NORTHWEST
WINDS 17 TO 22 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 33 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 24 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 30 TO 35. SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO
12 MPH.
.SATURDAY...WARMER. MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 65 TO 70. WEST WINDS 6 TO
11 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 35 TO 40. EAST WINDS 6 TO
11 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 60 TO 65. EAST WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH
WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 40 TO
45. EAST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 55 TO 60. EAST
WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN
40 PERCENT.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 35 TO 40.
NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 40 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS 50 TO 55.
NORTH WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 22 MPH. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS 40 PERCENT.

$$

MNZ900-012330-
SOUTHWEST MINNESOTA-
1116 AM CDT WED APR 1 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT THIS EVENING...
...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM CDT THIS AFTERNOON...
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS AFTER 1200. CHANCE OF
                    PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....76-81.
MIN HUMIDITY........33-38 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WINDY. SOUTHWEST WINDS 30 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS
                    TO AROUND 48 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
HOURS OF SUN........5 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE INCREASING TO
RAINFALL.......SCATTERED IN THE AFTERNOON0.05 TO 0.10 INCH AMOUNTS.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 4000 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 35 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 123000 OR EXCELLENT (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......EXTREME.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.35 TO 0.45 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL 2400. CHANCE OF
                    PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....39-44.
MAX HUMIDITY........55-60 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 17 TO 22 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 30 MPH DECREASING TO 6 TO 11 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
PRECIPITATION.......ISOLATED TRACE TO 0.05 INCH AMOUNTS.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....57-62.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-25 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. WEST WINDS 23 TO 28 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 38 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........6 OR HIGH.
HOURS OF SUN........9 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 7600 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 28 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 186000 OR EXCELLENT (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......VERY HIGH TO EXTREME.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.29 TO 0.37 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...COLDER. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 25 TO 30. NORTHWEST
WINDS 19 TO 24 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 34 MPH.
.FRIDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 45 TO 50. NORTHWEST WINDS
12 TO 17 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 30 TO 35. SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO
13 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 55 TO 60. WEST WINDS 7 TO
12 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 30 TO 35. NORTHEAST WINDS
8 TO 13 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 55 TO 60. EAST WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH
WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 28 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 35 TO
40. EAST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 50 TO 55. EAST
WINDS 13 TO 18 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 28 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN
40 PERCENT.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 35 TO 40.
NORTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH. CHANCE
OF RAIN 40 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS 45 TO 50.
NORTH WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 40 PERCENT.

$$

IAZ301-012330-
IOWA GREAT LAKES/ROCK AND LITTLE SIOUX BASINS-
1116 AM CDT WED APR 1 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT THIS EVENING...
...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM CDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY UNTIL 1200...THEN PARTLY SUNNY.
                    CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER 1200.
                    CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....77-82.
MIN HUMIDITY........32-37 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WINDY. SOUTH WINDS 25 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 41 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
HOURS OF SUN........5 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE INCREASING TO
RAINFALL.......SCATTERED IN THE AFTERNOON0.20 TO 0.30 INCH AMOUNTS.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3400 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 36 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 111000 OR EXCELLENT (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......EXTREME.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.34 TO 0.43 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. OCCASIONAL RAIN SHOWERS AND
                    CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL 2400...THEN
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
                    CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 90 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....40-45.
MAX HUMIDITY........65-70 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 17 TO 22 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 31
                    MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
PRECIPITATION.......WIDESPREAD 0.10 TO 0.20 INCH AMOUNTS.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....61-66.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-25 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 18 TO 23 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 32 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........6 OR HIGH.
HOURS OF SUN........8 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 6800 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 22 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 131000 OR EXCELLENT (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......VERY HIGH.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.28 TO 0.35 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 25 TO 30. NORTHWEST
WINDS 16 TO 21 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 29 MPH.
.FRIDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. NORTH WINDS
12 TO 17 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 26 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 30 TO 35. WEST WINDS 8 TO
13 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 60 TO 65. WEST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 35 TO 40. SOUTH WINDS 7 TO
12 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 55 TO 60. EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 40 TO
45. EAST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 55 TO 60.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 28 MPH. CHANCE
OF RAIN 40 PERCENT.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 35 TO 40.
EAST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 22 MPH. CHANCE OF
RAIN 40 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 50 TO 55. NORTH WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
24 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.

$$

IAZ300-012330-
NORTHERN LOESS HILLS AND FLOYD RIVER BASIN-
1116 AM CDT WED APR 1 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT THIS EVENING...
...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM CDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY UNTIL 1200...THEN PARTLY SUNNY.
                    CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER 1200.
                    CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....78-83.
MIN HUMIDITY........35-40 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. SOUTH WINDS 24 TO 29 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 38 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
HOURS OF SUN........5 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE INCREASING TO
RAINFALL.......SCATTERED IN THE AFTERNOON0.30 TO 0.50 INCH AMOUNTS.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3400 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 34 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 102000 OR EXCELLENT (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......EXTREME.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.36 TO 0.44 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. OCCASIONAL RAIN SHOWERS AND
                    CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL 2400...THEN
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
                    CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 90 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....41-46.
MAX HUMIDITY........65-70 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 18 TO 23 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 31
                    MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO 9 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
PRECIPITATION.......WIDESPREAD 0.20 TO 0.30 INCH AMOUNTS.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....61-66.
MIN HUMIDITY........22-27 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 28
                    MPH.
HAINES INDEX........6 OR HIGH.
HOURS OF SUN........8 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 6300 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 19 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 103000 OR EXCELLENT (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......VERY HIGH.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.27 TO 0.33 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 30 TO 35. NORTH
WINDS 14 TO 19 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 27 MPH.
.FRIDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. NORTH WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 30 TO 35. SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO
12 MPH.
.SATURDAY...NOT AS COOL. MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 60 TO 65. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 35 TO 40. SOUTH WINDS 7 TO
12 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 60 TO 65. SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO
12 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 40 TO
45. SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 55 TO 60.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 26 MPH. CHANCE
OF RAIN 40 PERCENT.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 40 TO 45.
EAST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 40 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 55 TO 60. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
40 PERCENT.

$$

NEZ249-012330-
EXTREME NORTHEAST NEBRASKA-
1116 AM CDT WED APR 1 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY UNTIL 1200...THEN PARTLY SUNNY.
                    THUNDERSTORMS AND RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER
                    1200. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....78-83.
MIN HUMIDITY........35-40 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. SOUTHWEST WINDS 22 TO 27 MPH WITH GUSTS
                    TO AROUND 39 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
HOURS OF SUN........5 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE INCREASING TO RAINFALL.......AREAS OF
IN THE AFTERNOON0.30 TO 0.50 INCH AMOUNTS.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3600 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 30 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 101000 OR EXCELLENT (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......EXTREME.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.37 TO 0.44 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND RAIN
                    SHOWERS UNTIL 2400. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50
                    PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....40-45.
MAX HUMIDITY........60-65 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 18 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 27
                    MPH IN THE EVENING.
PRECIPITATION.......ISOLATED 0.05 TO 0.10 INCH AMOUNTS.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....62-67.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-25 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 26
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........6 OR HIGH.
HOURS OF SUN........7 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 6600 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 17 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 101000 OR EXCELLENT (AVE 12-6 PM).
MAX GFDI INDEX......VERY HIGH.
REF EVAPO TRANSP....0.28 TO 0.32 INCHES (20 INCH PLANT CANOPY).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 30 TO 35. NORTHWEST
WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH.
.FRIDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. NORTHWEST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 23 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 30 TO 35. SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO
12 MPH.
.SATURDAY...WARMER. MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 65 TO 70. SOUTHWEST WINDS
6 TO 11 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 40 TO 45. SOUTH WINDS 6 TO
11 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 65 TO 70. SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO
12 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 40 TO
45. SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 60 TO 65. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 22 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN
40 PERCENT.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 40 TO 45.
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 40 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 55 TO 60. NORTH WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
30 PERCENT.

$$



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