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FNUS53 KUNR 282037  
FWFUNR  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NE WYOMING AND WRN SOUTH DAKOTA  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD  
237 PM MDT TUE MAR 28 2017  
   
DISCUSSION
 
RAIN WILL END FROM NORTHWEST TO SOUTHEAST LATE TONIGHT AND  
LIGHT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS ARE POSSIBLE IN THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS OF THE BLACK HILLS  
TONIGHT. THERE IS ANOTHER CHANCE OF RAIN FROM THURSDAY NIGHT INTO EARLY SATURDAY.  
 
WYZ297-291030-  
NORTHERN CAMPBELL-  
INCLUDING THE CITY OF GILLETTE  
237 PM MDT TUE MAR 28 2017  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW UNTIL  
2400.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.30 PERCENT.  
LAL.................1.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 32.  
MAX HUMIDITY........93-99 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 5 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST UP TO 5  
MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......200 TO 300 FT AGL.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
LAL.................1.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 57.  
MIN HUMIDITY........30 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST UP TO 10 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......4500 TO 5700 FT AGL.  
   
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
LAL.................1.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 37.  
MAX HUMIDITY........71-79 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......200 TO 300 FT AGL.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
LAL.................1.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 64.  
MIN HUMIDITY........31 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 20 MPH  
IN THE AFTERNOON.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR INCREASING TO VERY GOOD IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......6400 TO 8000 FT AGL.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS AROUND 40.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER  
50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER  
30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.  
 

 
 
WYZ259-291030-  
SOUTHERN CAMPBELL-  
INCLUDING THE CITY OF WRIGHT  
237 PM MDT TUE MAR 28 2017  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY AND CHANCE OF SNOW  
UNTIL 2400, THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.40 PERCENT.  
LAL.................1.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 30.  
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 20 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST AROUND  
10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......300 TO 400 FT AGL.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
LAL.................1.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 55.  
MIN HUMIDITY........32 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5 TO 10 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 10 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......4400 TO 5600 FT AGL.  
   
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
LAL.................1.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 34.  
MAX HUMIDITY........74-84 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......200 TO 300 FT AGL.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS  
AFTER 1200.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.  
LAL.................1.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 62.  
MIN HUMIDITY........31 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTH  
AROUND 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR INCREASING TO VERY GOOD IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......6200 TO 7800 FT AGL.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER  
30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS  
IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS AROUND 50. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS.  
LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.  
 

 
 
WYZ298-291030-  
CROOK AND WESTON COUNTY PLAINS-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF COLONY, MOORCROFT, NEWCASTLE, AND UPTON  
237 PM MDT TUE MAR 28 2017  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY UNTIL 2400, THEN SLIGHT  
CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.40 PERCENT.  
LAL.................1.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 33.  
MAX HUMIDITY........95-100 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......200 TO 300 FT AGL.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
LAL.................1.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 55.  
MIN HUMIDITY........37 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST UP TO 10 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 5 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......4700 TO 5900 FT AGL.  
   
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
LAL.................1.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....32-38.  
MAX HUMIDITY........79-91 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......200 TO 300 FT AGL.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
LAL.................1.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 63.  
MIN HUMIDITY........31 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH UP TO 15 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR INCREASING TO VERY GOOD IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......6300 TO 7900 FT AGL.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER  
30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER  
50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.  
 

 
 
WYZ299-291030-  
WYOMING BLACK HILLS-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF SUNDANCE AND FOUR CORNERS  
237 PM MDT TUE MAR 28 2017  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SNOW LIKELY UNTIL 2400. CHANCE OF RAIN.  
CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER 2400.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.40 PERCENT.  
LAL.................1.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 32.  
MAX HUMIDITY........94-100 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......400 TO 500 FT AGL.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
LAL.................1.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....50-56.  
MIN HUMIDITY........36-44 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST UP TO 10 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 5 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......4600 TO 5800 FT AGL.  
   
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
LAL.................1.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....33-39.  
MAX HUMIDITY........71-83 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......200 TO 300 FT AGL.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY UNTIL 1200, THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
LAL.................1.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....57-63.  
MIN HUMIDITY........30-36 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH UP TO 10 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR INCREASING TO GOOD IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......6600 TO 8300 FT AGL.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER  
30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.  
 

 
 
SDZ260-291030-  
NORTHERN BLACK HILLS-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF LEAD, DEADWOOD, SPEARFISH, AND STURGIS  
237 PM MDT TUE MAR 28 2017  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN AND SNOW UNTIL 2400, THEN CHANCE  
OF RAIN AND SNOW.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.50 PERCENT.  
LAL.................1.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....30-36.  
MAX HUMIDITY........94-100 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST UP TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......300 TO 400 FT AGL.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
LAL.................1.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....48-56.  
MIN HUMIDITY........43-53 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH UP TO 5 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......4000 TO 5100 FT AGL.  
   
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
LAL.................1.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....33-39.  
MAX HUMIDITY........71-87 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST UP TO 10 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......200 TO 300 FT AGL.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY UNTIL 1200, THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY.  
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AFTER 1200.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.  
LAL.................1.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....57-65.  
MIN HUMIDITY........35 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST UP TO 10 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTH  
AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR INCREASING TO GOOD IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......6000 TO 7500 FT AGL.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER  
30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS  
IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND  
10 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS  
IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS  
IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.  
 

 
 
SDZ262-291030-  
SOUTHERN BLACK HILLS-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF RAPID CITY, HILL CITY, CUSTER,  
HOT SPRINGS, AND EDGEMONT  
237 PM MDT TUE MAR 28 2017  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN AND SNOW UNTIL 2400, THEN CHANCE  
OF RAIN AND SNOW.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.60 PERCENT.  
LAL.................1.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....30-36.  
MAX HUMIDITY........99 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......600 TO 700 FT AGL.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW UNTIL 1200.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.  
LAL.................1.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....47-53.  
MIN HUMIDITY........48-56 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST UP TO 10 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 5 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......3600 TO 4600 FT AGL.  
   
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
LAL.................1.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 34.  
MAX HUMIDITY........81-89 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST UP TO 10 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......200 TO 300 FT AGL.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
LAL.................1.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....57-65.  
MIN HUMIDITY........32-38 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH UP TO 10 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 15 MPH  
IN THE AFTERNOON.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR INCREASING TO GOOD IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......5400 TO 6800 FT AGL.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER  
30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY.  
LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS  
10 TO 15 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS  
IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.  
 

 
 
SDZ261-291030-  
NORTHWESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA PLAINS-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF BELLE FOURCHE, BISON, FAITH,  
UNION CENTER, NEW UNDERWOOD, AND WASTA  
237 PM MDT TUE MAR 28 2017  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.50 PERCENT.  
LAL.................1.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 36.  
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......300 TO 400 FT AGL.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY UNTIL 1200, THEN MOSTLY SUNNY.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.  
LAL.................1.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 57.  
MIN HUMIDITY........43-51 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH UP TO 10 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......4400 TO 5500 FT AGL.  
   
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
LAL.................1.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 37.  
MAX HUMIDITY........84-96 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......200 TO 300 FT AGL.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
LAL.................1.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 66.  
MIN HUMIDITY........34 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTHEAST  
AROUND 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR INCREASING TO VERY GOOD IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......5900 TO 7400 FT AGL.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER  
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER  
60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER  
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.  
 

 
 
SDZ264-291030-  
BADLANDS AREA-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF WALL, INTERIOR, RED SHIRT, AND SCENIC  
237 PM MDT TUE MAR 28 2017  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN UNTIL 2400, THEN CHANCE OF RAIN.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.50 PERCENT.  
LAL.................1.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 37.  
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST 5 TO 15 MPH DECREASING TO UP TO 5 MPH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 15 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND 5  
MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......500 TO 600 FT AGL.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
LAL.................1.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 54.  
MIN HUMIDITY........49 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST UP TO 10 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......4000 TO 5000 FT AGL.  
   
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
LAL.................1.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 35.  
MAX HUMIDITY........88-94 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH UP TO 10 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......200 TO 300 FT AGL.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
LAL.................1.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 66.  
MIN HUMIDITY........30 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR INCREASING TO GOOD IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......5700 TO 7200 FT AGL.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER  
30S. HIGHS AROUND 60. EAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE  
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER  
60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER  
30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.    
TUESDAY
 
SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 50S.  
 

 
 
SDZ263-291030-  
SOUTHWESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF PINE RIDGE, ARDMORE, OELRICHS, AND OGLALA  
237 PM MDT TUE MAR 28 2017  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN UNTIL 2400, THEN CHANCE OF RAIN  
AND SNOW.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.50 PERCENT.  
LAL.................1.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 35.  
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST UP TO 15 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......800 TO 900 FT AGL.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN UNTIL  
1200.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.  
LAL.................1.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 53.  
MIN HUMIDITY........47-55 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH UP TO 10 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH IN  
THE AFTERNOON.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......3700 TO 4700 FT AGL.  
   
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
LAL.................1.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 33.  
MAX HUMIDITY........86-96 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST UP TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......200 TO 300 FT AGL.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
LAL.................1.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 66.  
MIN HUMIDITY........30 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR INCREASING TO GOOD IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 TO 6900 FT AGL.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER  
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE  
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER  
60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER  
30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.  
 

 
 
SDZ266-291030-  
CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA PLAINS-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF DUPREE AND PHILIP  
237 PM MDT TUE MAR 28 2017  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY UNTIL 2400, THEN CHANCE OF  
RAIN.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.50 PERCENT.  
LAL.................1.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 37.  
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST UP TO 10 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
SOUTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......200 TO 300 FT AGL.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.  
LAL.................1.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 57.  
MIN HUMIDITY........46 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST UP TO 10 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......4400 TO 5500 FT AGL.  
   
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
LAL.................1.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 36.  
MAX HUMIDITY........91-97 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......200 TO 300 FT AGL.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
LAL.................1.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 63.  
MIN HUMIDITY........35 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 15 TO 20 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR INCREASING TO GOOD IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......5300 TO 6700 FT AGL.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER  
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER  
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER  
60S. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER  
30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.  
 

 
 
SDZ265-291030-  
SOUTH CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF MARTIN, MISSION, WHITE RIVER, AND WINNER  
237 PM MDT TUE MAR 28 2017  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN UNTIL 2400, THEN RAIN LIKELY.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.50 PERCENT.  
LAL.................1.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 38.  
MAX HUMIDITY........99 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST UP TO 15 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 15 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND 5  
MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......300 TO 400 FT AGL.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN UNTIL  
1200.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.20 PERCENT.  
LAL.................1.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 54.  
MIN HUMIDITY........43-53 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......4500 TO 5700 FT AGL.  
   
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
LAL.................1.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 34.  
MAX HUMIDITY........93-99 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH UP TO 10 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......200 TO 300 FT AGL.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
LAL.................1.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 61.  
MIN HUMIDITY........30-38 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......5100 TO 6400 FT AGL.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN  
THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE  
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER  
60S. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER  
30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.  
HIGHS AROUND 60.  
 

 
 
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