491  
FNUS63 KABR 220732  
RFDABR  
 
RANGELAND FIRE DANGER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ABERDEEN SD  
232 AM CDT WED MAY 22 2024  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
WE WILL BE BETWEEN SYSTEMS TODAY WITH A LOW PRESSURE  
SYSTEM DEVELOPING IN WYOMING WHILE THE MORE RECENT SYSTEM MOVES  
NORTH OF THE GREAT LAKES. THIS WILL RESULT IN GENERALLY LIGHT  
WESTERLY TO SOUTHWESTERLY WINDS AND DRY CONDITIONS TODAY, LIGHT AND  
ERRATIC WINDS TONIGHT AND A SHIFT TO EAST SOUTHEASTERLIES FOR  
THURSDAY. AFTERNOON HUMIDITY WILL FALL TO AROUND 30 PERCENT ACROSS  
CENTRAL/NORTH CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA, AND AROUND 40 PERCENT FOR  
NORTHEAST SOUTH DAKOTA.  
 
MNZ039-046-SDZ003>011-015>023-033>037-045-048-051-222145-  
TRAVERSE-BIG STONE-CORSON-CAMPBELL-MCPHERSON-BROWN-MARSHALL-ROBERTS-  
WALWORTH-EDMUNDS-DAY-DEWEY-POTTER-FAULK-SPINK-CLARK-CODINGTON-GRANT-  
HAMLIN-DEUEL-STANLEY-SULLY-HUGHES-HYDE-HAND-JONES-LYMAN-BUFFALO-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF WHEATON, ORTONVILLE, MCINTOSH, HERREID,  
EUREKA, ABERDEEN, BRITTON, SISSETON, MOBRIDGE, IPSWICH, WEBSTER,  
ISABEL, GETTYSBURG, FAULKTON, REDFIELD, CLARK, WATERTOWN, MILBANK,  
HAYTI, CLEAR LAKE, FORT PIERRE, ONIDA, PIERRE, HIGHMORE, MILLER,  
MURDO, KENNEBEC, AND FORT THOMPSON  
232 AM CDT WED MAY 22 2024 /132 AM MDT WED MAY 22 2024/  
   
..LOW FIRE DANGER
 
 
FAVORABLE WEATHER CONDITIONS OR A HIGH MOISTURE CONTENT OF GRASSES,  
AND OTHER DRY ORGANIC MATERIAL ON THE GROUND, INDICATE THAT THE  
PROBABILITY OF A FAST MOVING FIRE IS LOW. OUTDOOR BURNING UNDER  
THESE CONDITIONS CAN USUALLY BE PERFORMED WITH REASONABLE SAFETY  
PRECAUTIONS, BUT SHOULD BE MONITORED.  
 
THE OUTLOOK FOR THURSDAY AFTERNOON...THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER INDEX  
WILL REACH THE LOW CATEGORY.  
 

 
 
CONNELLY  
 
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