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000
FNUS63 KUNR 190929
RFDUNR

RANGELAND FIRE DANGER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
329 AM MDT SUN APR 19 2015

.DISCUSSION...COOL AND WINDY WEATHER CAN BE EXPECTED ACROSS THE
AREA TODAY UNDER VARIABLY CLOUDY SKIES. HIGH TEMPERATURES WILL BE
IN THE LOW TO MID 50S. RELATIVE HUMIDITIES WILL DROP TO 30 TO 35
PERCENT IN THE AFTERNOON. WINDS WILL BE FROM THE NORTHWEST AT 20
TO 35 MPH DURING THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON...WITH SOME GUSTS
TO 50 MPH ACROSS THE NORTHWEST AND WEST CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA
PLAINS.

SDZ001-200100-
HARDING-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BUFFALO
329 AM MDT SUN APR 19 2015

...EXTREME FIRE DANGER...

THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER INDEX WILL REACH THE EXTREME CATEGORY
THIS AFTERNOON. EXTREME WEATHER CONDITIONS OR A VERY LOW
MOISTURE CONTENT OF GRASSES...AND OTHER DRY ORGANIC MATERIAL
ON THE GROUND...INDICATE THAT CRITICAL BURNING CONDITIONS EXIST.
A FIRE WILL START EASILY AND HAS THE POTENTIAL TO BECOME LARGE
AND SPREAD QUICKLY BECOMING ERRATIC WITH EXTREME BEHAVIORAL
CHARACTERISTICS. NO OUTDOOR BURNING SHOULD TAKE PLACE.

THE OUTLOOK FOR MONDAY AFTERNOON...THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER
INDEX WILL REACH THE VERY HIGH CATEGORY.


$$

SDZ002-012>014-025-026-030>032-041>044-046-047-049-072>074-200100-
PERKINS-BUTTE-NORTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-ZIEBACH-
NORTHERN FOOT HILLS-RAPID CITY-CUSTER CO PLAINS-
PENNINGTON CO PLAINS-HAAKON-FALL RIVER-SHANNON-JACKSON-BENNETT-
MELLETTE-TODD-TRIPP-STURGIS/PIEDMONT FOOT HILLS-
SOUTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-HERMOSA FOOT HILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LEMMON...BISON...BELLE FOURCHE...
FAITH...DUPREE...SPEARFISH...RAPID CITY...FOLSOM...WALL...
PHILIP...ARDMORE...OELRICHS...PINE RIDGE...KYLE...KADOKA...
MARTIN...WHITE RIVER...MISSION...WINNER...STURGIS...
UNION CENTER...HERMOSA
329 AM MDT SUN APR 19 2015

...VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER...

THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER INDEX WILL REACH THE VERY HIGH
CATEGORY THIS AFTERNOON. VERY POOR WEATHER CONDITIONS OR A
VERY LOW MOISTURE CONTENT OF GRASSES...AND OTHER DRY
ORGANIC MATERIAL ON THE GROUND...INDICATE THAT DANGEROUS
BURNING CONDITIONS EXIST. FIRES WILL SPREAD RAPIDLY AND
SHOW ERRATIC BEHAVIOR. OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT RECOMMENDED.

THE OUTLOOK FOR MONDAY AFTERNOON...THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER
INDEX WILL REACH THE MODERATE CATEGORY TO VERY HIGH CATEGORY.


$$

SDZ027-200100-
SOUTHERN FOOT HILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...EDGEMONT...HOT SPRINGS
329 AM MDT SUN APR 19 2015

...HIGH FIRE DANGER...

THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER INDEX WILL REACH THE HIGH CATEGORY
THIS AFTERNOON. UNFAVORABLE WEATHER CONDITIONS OR A LOW
MOISTURE CONTENT OF GRASSES...AND OTHER DRY ORGANIC MATERIAL
ON THE GROUND...INDICATE THAT THERE IS A MODERATE TO HIGH
POTENTIAL FOR A FIRE OCCURRENCE. OUTDOOR BURNING SHOULD BE
RESTRICTED TO EARLY MORNING OR EVENING HOURS WHEN WIND SPEEDS
ARE USUALLY LOWER AND THE RELATIVE HUMIDITY IS HIGHER.

THE OUTLOOK FOR MONDAY AFTERNOON...THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER
INDEX WILL REACH THE HIGH CATEGORY.


$$





000
FNUS63 KUNR 190929
RFDUNR

RANGELAND FIRE DANGER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
329 AM MDT SUN APR 19 2015

.DISCUSSION...COOL AND WINDY WEATHER CAN BE EXPECTED ACROSS THE
AREA TODAY UNDER VARIABLY CLOUDY SKIES. HIGH TEMPERATURES WILL BE
IN THE LOW TO MID 50S. RELATIVE HUMIDITIES WILL DROP TO 30 TO 35
PERCENT IN THE AFTERNOON. WINDS WILL BE FROM THE NORTHWEST AT 20
TO 35 MPH DURING THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON...WITH SOME GUSTS
TO 50 MPH ACROSS THE NORTHWEST AND WEST CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA
PLAINS.

SDZ001-200100-
HARDING-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BUFFALO
329 AM MDT SUN APR 19 2015

...EXTREME FIRE DANGER...

THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER INDEX WILL REACH THE EXTREME CATEGORY
THIS AFTERNOON. EXTREME WEATHER CONDITIONS OR A VERY LOW
MOISTURE CONTENT OF GRASSES...AND OTHER DRY ORGANIC MATERIAL
ON THE GROUND...INDICATE THAT CRITICAL BURNING CONDITIONS EXIST.
A FIRE WILL START EASILY AND HAS THE POTENTIAL TO BECOME LARGE
AND SPREAD QUICKLY BECOMING ERRATIC WITH EXTREME BEHAVIORAL
CHARACTERISTICS. NO OUTDOOR BURNING SHOULD TAKE PLACE.

THE OUTLOOK FOR MONDAY AFTERNOON...THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER
INDEX WILL REACH THE VERY HIGH CATEGORY.


$$

SDZ002-012>014-025-026-030>032-041>044-046-047-049-072>074-200100-
PERKINS-BUTTE-NORTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-ZIEBACH-
NORTHERN FOOT HILLS-RAPID CITY-CUSTER CO PLAINS-
PENNINGTON CO PLAINS-HAAKON-FALL RIVER-SHANNON-JACKSON-BENNETT-
MELLETTE-TODD-TRIPP-STURGIS/PIEDMONT FOOT HILLS-
SOUTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-HERMOSA FOOT HILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LEMMON...BISON...BELLE FOURCHE...
FAITH...DUPREE...SPEARFISH...RAPID CITY...FOLSOM...WALL...
PHILIP...ARDMORE...OELRICHS...PINE RIDGE...KYLE...KADOKA...
MARTIN...WHITE RIVER...MISSION...WINNER...STURGIS...
UNION CENTER...HERMOSA
329 AM MDT SUN APR 19 2015

...VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER...

THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER INDEX WILL REACH THE VERY HIGH
CATEGORY THIS AFTERNOON. VERY POOR WEATHER CONDITIONS OR A
VERY LOW MOISTURE CONTENT OF GRASSES...AND OTHER DRY
ORGANIC MATERIAL ON THE GROUND...INDICATE THAT DANGEROUS
BURNING CONDITIONS EXIST. FIRES WILL SPREAD RAPIDLY AND
SHOW ERRATIC BEHAVIOR. OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT RECOMMENDED.

THE OUTLOOK FOR MONDAY AFTERNOON...THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER
INDEX WILL REACH THE MODERATE CATEGORY TO VERY HIGH CATEGORY.


$$

SDZ027-200100-
SOUTHERN FOOT HILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...EDGEMONT...HOT SPRINGS
329 AM MDT SUN APR 19 2015

...HIGH FIRE DANGER...

THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER INDEX WILL REACH THE HIGH CATEGORY
THIS AFTERNOON. UNFAVORABLE WEATHER CONDITIONS OR A LOW
MOISTURE CONTENT OF GRASSES...AND OTHER DRY ORGANIC MATERIAL
ON THE GROUND...INDICATE THAT THERE IS A MODERATE TO HIGH
POTENTIAL FOR A FIRE OCCURRENCE. OUTDOOR BURNING SHOULD BE
RESTRICTED TO EARLY MORNING OR EVENING HOURS WHEN WIND SPEEDS
ARE USUALLY LOWER AND THE RELATIVE HUMIDITY IS HIGHER.

THE OUTLOOK FOR MONDAY AFTERNOON...THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER
INDEX WILL REACH THE HIGH CATEGORY.


$$




000
FNUS63 KUNR 190929
RFDUNR

RANGELAND FIRE DANGER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
329 AM MDT SUN APR 19 2015

.DISCUSSION...COOL AND WINDY WEATHER CAN BE EXPECTED ACROSS THE
AREA TODAY UNDER VARIABLY CLOUDY SKIES. HIGH TEMPERATURES WILL BE
IN THE LOW TO MID 50S. RELATIVE HUMIDITIES WILL DROP TO 30 TO 35
PERCENT IN THE AFTERNOON. WINDS WILL BE FROM THE NORTHWEST AT 20
TO 35 MPH DURING THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON...WITH SOME GUSTS
TO 50 MPH ACROSS THE NORTHWEST AND WEST CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA
PLAINS.

SDZ001-200100-
HARDING-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BUFFALO
329 AM MDT SUN APR 19 2015

...EXTREME FIRE DANGER...

THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER INDEX WILL REACH THE EXTREME CATEGORY
THIS AFTERNOON. EXTREME WEATHER CONDITIONS OR A VERY LOW
MOISTURE CONTENT OF GRASSES...AND OTHER DRY ORGANIC MATERIAL
ON THE GROUND...INDICATE THAT CRITICAL BURNING CONDITIONS EXIST.
A FIRE WILL START EASILY AND HAS THE POTENTIAL TO BECOME LARGE
AND SPREAD QUICKLY BECOMING ERRATIC WITH EXTREME BEHAVIORAL
CHARACTERISTICS. NO OUTDOOR BURNING SHOULD TAKE PLACE.

THE OUTLOOK FOR MONDAY AFTERNOON...THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER
INDEX WILL REACH THE VERY HIGH CATEGORY.


$$

SDZ002-012>014-025-026-030>032-041>044-046-047-049-072>074-200100-
PERKINS-BUTTE-NORTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-ZIEBACH-
NORTHERN FOOT HILLS-RAPID CITY-CUSTER CO PLAINS-
PENNINGTON CO PLAINS-HAAKON-FALL RIVER-SHANNON-JACKSON-BENNETT-
MELLETTE-TODD-TRIPP-STURGIS/PIEDMONT FOOT HILLS-
SOUTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-HERMOSA FOOT HILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LEMMON...BISON...BELLE FOURCHE...
FAITH...DUPREE...SPEARFISH...RAPID CITY...FOLSOM...WALL...
PHILIP...ARDMORE...OELRICHS...PINE RIDGE...KYLE...KADOKA...
MARTIN...WHITE RIVER...MISSION...WINNER...STURGIS...
UNION CENTER...HERMOSA
329 AM MDT SUN APR 19 2015

...VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER...

THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER INDEX WILL REACH THE VERY HIGH
CATEGORY THIS AFTERNOON. VERY POOR WEATHER CONDITIONS OR A
VERY LOW MOISTURE CONTENT OF GRASSES...AND OTHER DRY
ORGANIC MATERIAL ON THE GROUND...INDICATE THAT DANGEROUS
BURNING CONDITIONS EXIST. FIRES WILL SPREAD RAPIDLY AND
SHOW ERRATIC BEHAVIOR. OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT RECOMMENDED.

THE OUTLOOK FOR MONDAY AFTERNOON...THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER
INDEX WILL REACH THE MODERATE CATEGORY TO VERY HIGH CATEGORY.


$$

SDZ027-200100-
SOUTHERN FOOT HILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...EDGEMONT...HOT SPRINGS
329 AM MDT SUN APR 19 2015

...HIGH FIRE DANGER...

THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER INDEX WILL REACH THE HIGH CATEGORY
THIS AFTERNOON. UNFAVORABLE WEATHER CONDITIONS OR A LOW
MOISTURE CONTENT OF GRASSES...AND OTHER DRY ORGANIC MATERIAL
ON THE GROUND...INDICATE THAT THERE IS A MODERATE TO HIGH
POTENTIAL FOR A FIRE OCCURRENCE. OUTDOOR BURNING SHOULD BE
RESTRICTED TO EARLY MORNING OR EVENING HOURS WHEN WIND SPEEDS
ARE USUALLY LOWER AND THE RELATIVE HUMIDITY IS HIGHER.

THE OUTLOOK FOR MONDAY AFTERNOON...THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER
INDEX WILL REACH THE HIGH CATEGORY.


$$





000
FNUS63 KUNR 180929
RFDUNR

RANGELAND FIRE DANGER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
329 AM MDT SAT APR 18 2015

.DISCUSSION...NUMEROUS TO WIDESPREAD SHOWERS CAN BE EXPECTED
ACROSS THE AREA TODAY...ESPECIALLY DURING THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON...WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE AS WELL. HIGH
TEMPERATURES WILL BE IN THE 50S AND LOWER 60S. WINDS WILL
GENERALLY BE FROM THE NORTH TO NORTHEAST AT 5 TO 15 MPH. RELATIVE
HUMIDITIES WILL REMAIN NEAR OR ABOVE 50 PERCENT ACROSS THE AREA.

SDZ001-026-030>032-043-046-047-049-073-074-190100-
HARDING-RAPID CITY-CUSTER CO PLAINS-PENNINGTON CO PLAINS-HAAKON-
JACKSON-MELLETTE-TODD-TRIPP-SOUTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-
HERMOSA FOOT HILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BUFFALO...RAPID CITY...FOLSOM...WALL...
PHILIP...KADOKA...WHITE RIVER...MISSION...WINNER...UNION CENTER...
HERMOSA
329 AM MDT SAT APR 18 2015

...MODERATE FIRE DANGER...

THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER INDEX WILL REACH THE MODERATE
CATEGORY THIS AFTERNOON. MARGINAL WEATHER CONDITIONS OR A
LOWERING MOISTURE CONTENT OF GRASSES...AND OTHER DRY ORGANIC
MATERIAL ON THE GROUND...INDICATE THAT THERE IS SOME POTENTIAL
FOR A FIRE OCCURRENCE. DO NOT LEAVE OUTDOOR FIRES UNATTENDED
UNDER THESE CONDITIONS.

THE OUTLOOK FOR SUNDAY AFTERNOON...THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER
INDEX WILL REACH THE VERY HIGH CATEGORY.


$$

SDZ002-012>014-025-027-041-042-044-072-190100-
PERKINS-BUTTE-NORTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-ZIEBACH-
NORTHERN FOOT HILLS-SOUTHERN FOOT HILLS-FALL RIVER-SHANNON-
BENNETT-STURGIS/PIEDMONT FOOT HILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LEMMON...BISON...BELLE FOURCHE...
FAITH...DUPREE...SPEARFISH...EDGEMONT...HOT SPRINGS...ARDMORE...
OELRICHS...PINE RIDGE...KYLE...MARTIN...STURGIS
329 AM MDT SAT APR 18 2015

...LOW FIRE DANGER...

THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER INDEX WILL REACH THE LOW CATEGORY
THIS AFTERNOON. FAVORABLE WEATHER CONDITIONS OR A HIGH MOISTURE
CONTENT OF GRASSES...AND OTHER DRY ORGANIC MATERIAL ON THE
GROUND...INDICATE THAT THE PROBABILITY OF A FIRE OCCURRENCE IS
LOW. OUTDOOR BURNING UNDER THESE CONDITIONS CAN USUALLY BE
PERFORMED WITH REASONABLE SAFETY PRECAUTIONS.

THE OUTLOOK FOR SUNDAY AFTERNOON...THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER
INDEX WILL REACH THE VERY HIGH CATEGORY.


$$




000
FNUS63 KUNR 180929
RFDUNR

RANGELAND FIRE DANGER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
329 AM MDT SAT APR 18 2015

.DISCUSSION...NUMEROUS TO WIDESPREAD SHOWERS CAN BE EXPECTED
ACROSS THE AREA TODAY...ESPECIALLY DURING THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON...WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE AS WELL. HIGH
TEMPERATURES WILL BE IN THE 50S AND LOWER 60S. WINDS WILL
GENERALLY BE FROM THE NORTH TO NORTHEAST AT 5 TO 15 MPH. RELATIVE
HUMIDITIES WILL REMAIN NEAR OR ABOVE 50 PERCENT ACROSS THE AREA.

SDZ001-026-030>032-043-046-047-049-073-074-190100-
HARDING-RAPID CITY-CUSTER CO PLAINS-PENNINGTON CO PLAINS-HAAKON-
JACKSON-MELLETTE-TODD-TRIPP-SOUTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-
HERMOSA FOOT HILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BUFFALO...RAPID CITY...FOLSOM...WALL...
PHILIP...KADOKA...WHITE RIVER...MISSION...WINNER...UNION CENTER...
HERMOSA
329 AM MDT SAT APR 18 2015

...MODERATE FIRE DANGER...

THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER INDEX WILL REACH THE MODERATE
CATEGORY THIS AFTERNOON. MARGINAL WEATHER CONDITIONS OR A
LOWERING MOISTURE CONTENT OF GRASSES...AND OTHER DRY ORGANIC
MATERIAL ON THE GROUND...INDICATE THAT THERE IS SOME POTENTIAL
FOR A FIRE OCCURRENCE. DO NOT LEAVE OUTDOOR FIRES UNATTENDED
UNDER THESE CONDITIONS.

THE OUTLOOK FOR SUNDAY AFTERNOON...THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER
INDEX WILL REACH THE VERY HIGH CATEGORY.


$$

SDZ002-012>014-025-027-041-042-044-072-190100-
PERKINS-BUTTE-NORTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-ZIEBACH-
NORTHERN FOOT HILLS-SOUTHERN FOOT HILLS-FALL RIVER-SHANNON-
BENNETT-STURGIS/PIEDMONT FOOT HILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LEMMON...BISON...BELLE FOURCHE...
FAITH...DUPREE...SPEARFISH...EDGEMONT...HOT SPRINGS...ARDMORE...
OELRICHS...PINE RIDGE...KYLE...MARTIN...STURGIS
329 AM MDT SAT APR 18 2015

...LOW FIRE DANGER...

THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER INDEX WILL REACH THE LOW CATEGORY
THIS AFTERNOON. FAVORABLE WEATHER CONDITIONS OR A HIGH MOISTURE
CONTENT OF GRASSES...AND OTHER DRY ORGANIC MATERIAL ON THE
GROUND...INDICATE THAT THE PROBABILITY OF A FIRE OCCURRENCE IS
LOW. OUTDOOR BURNING UNDER THESE CONDITIONS CAN USUALLY BE
PERFORMED WITH REASONABLE SAFETY PRECAUTIONS.

THE OUTLOOK FOR SUNDAY AFTERNOON...THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER
INDEX WILL REACH THE VERY HIGH CATEGORY.


$$





000
FNUS63 KUNR 170958
RFDUNR

RANGELAND FIRE DANGER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
358 AM MDT FRI APR 17 2015

.DISCUSSION...CLOUDS WILL INCREASE FROM SOUTH TO NORTH ACROSS THE
AREA THROUGH THE DAY...WITH MAINLY CLOUDY SKIES ACROSS FAR
SOUTHERN SOUTH DAKOTA. CHANCES FOR SHOWERS WILL MAINLY BE CONFINED
TO SOUTHWEST AND SOUTH CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA...WITH THE BEST
CHANCES DURING THE AFTERNOON. AN ISOLATED AFTERNOON THUNDERSTORM
IS ALSO POSSIBLE ACROSS FAR SOUTHERN SOUTH DAKOTA. HIGH
TEMPERATURES WILL RANGE FROM THE MID TO UPPER 50S ACROSS FAR
SOUTHWEST SOUTH DAKOTA TO THE MID TO UPPER 60S ACROSS NORTHWEST
SOUTH DAKOTA. RELATIVE HUMIDITIES THIS AFTERNOON WILL RANGE FROM
20 TO 25 PERCENT ACROSS NORTHWEST SOUTH DAKOTA TO OVER 50 PERCENT
ACROSS FAR SOUTHERN SOUTH DAKOTA. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS EARLY
THIS MORNING WILL BECOME EAST TO NORTHEAST AT 10 TO 15 MPH IN MOST
AREAS BY THE AFTERNOON.

SDZ014-026-027-030>032-041-043-072-073-180045-
ZIEBACH-RAPID CITY-SOUTHERN FOOT HILLS-CUSTER CO PLAINS-
PENNINGTON CO PLAINS-HAAKON-FALL RIVER-JACKSON-
STURGIS/PIEDMONT FOOT HILLS-SOUTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DUPREE...RAPID CITY...EDGEMONT...
HOT SPRINGS...FOLSOM...WALL...PHILIP...ARDMORE...OELRICHS...
KADOKA...STURGIS...UNION CENTER
358 AM MDT FRI APR 17 2015

...HIGH FIRE DANGER...

THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER INDEX WILL REACH THE HIGH CATEGORY
THIS AFTERNOON. UNFAVORABLE WEATHER CONDITIONS OR A LOW
MOISTURE CONTENT OF GRASSES...AND OTHER DRY ORGANIC MATERIAL
ON THE GROUND...INDICATE THAT THERE IS A MODERATE TO HIGH
POTENTIAL FOR A FIRE OCCURRENCE. OUTDOOR BURNING SHOULD BE
RESTRICTED TO EARLY MORNING OR EVENING HOURS WHEN WIND SPEEDS
ARE USUALLY LOWER AND THE RELATIVE HUMIDITY IS HIGHER.

THE OUTLOOK FOR SATURDAY AFTERNOON...THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER
INDEX WILL REACH THE LOW CATEGORY TO MODERATE CATEGORY.


$$

SDZ001-002-012-013-025-042-044-046-047-049-074-180045-
HARDING-PERKINS-BUTTE-NORTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-
NORTHERN FOOT HILLS-SHANNON-BENNETT-MELLETTE-TODD-TRIPP-
HERMOSA FOOT HILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BUFFALO...LEMMON...BISON...
BELLE FOURCHE...FAITH...SPEARFISH...PINE RIDGE...KYLE...MARTIN...
WHITE RIVER...MISSION...WINNER...HERMOSA
358 AM MDT FRI APR 17 2015

...MODERATE FIRE DANGER...

THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER INDEX WILL REACH THE MODERATE
CATEGORY THIS AFTERNOON. MARGINAL WEATHER CONDITIONS OR A
LOWERING MOISTURE CONTENT OF GRASSES...AND OTHER DRY ORGANIC
MATERIAL ON THE GROUND...INDICATE THAT THERE IS SOME POTENTIAL
FOR A FIRE OCCURRENCE. DO NOT LEAVE OUTDOOR FIRES UNATTENDED
UNDER THESE CONDITIONS.

THE OUTLOOK FOR SATURDAY AFTERNOON...THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER
INDEX WILL REACH THE LOW CATEGORY TO MODERATE CATEGORY.


$$




000
FNUS63 KUNR 170958
RFDUNR

RANGELAND FIRE DANGER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
358 AM MDT FRI APR 17 2015

.DISCUSSION...CLOUDS WILL INCREASE FROM SOUTH TO NORTH ACROSS THE
AREA THROUGH THE DAY...WITH MAINLY CLOUDY SKIES ACROSS FAR
SOUTHERN SOUTH DAKOTA. CHANCES FOR SHOWERS WILL MAINLY BE CONFINED
TO SOUTHWEST AND SOUTH CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA...WITH THE BEST
CHANCES DURING THE AFTERNOON. AN ISOLATED AFTERNOON THUNDERSTORM
IS ALSO POSSIBLE ACROSS FAR SOUTHERN SOUTH DAKOTA. HIGH
TEMPERATURES WILL RANGE FROM THE MID TO UPPER 50S ACROSS FAR
SOUTHWEST SOUTH DAKOTA TO THE MID TO UPPER 60S ACROSS NORTHWEST
SOUTH DAKOTA. RELATIVE HUMIDITIES THIS AFTERNOON WILL RANGE FROM
20 TO 25 PERCENT ACROSS NORTHWEST SOUTH DAKOTA TO OVER 50 PERCENT
ACROSS FAR SOUTHERN SOUTH DAKOTA. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS EARLY
THIS MORNING WILL BECOME EAST TO NORTHEAST AT 10 TO 15 MPH IN MOST
AREAS BY THE AFTERNOON.

SDZ014-026-027-030>032-041-043-072-073-180045-
ZIEBACH-RAPID CITY-SOUTHERN FOOT HILLS-CUSTER CO PLAINS-
PENNINGTON CO PLAINS-HAAKON-FALL RIVER-JACKSON-
STURGIS/PIEDMONT FOOT HILLS-SOUTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DUPREE...RAPID CITY...EDGEMONT...
HOT SPRINGS...FOLSOM...WALL...PHILIP...ARDMORE...OELRICHS...
KADOKA...STURGIS...UNION CENTER
358 AM MDT FRI APR 17 2015

...HIGH FIRE DANGER...

THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER INDEX WILL REACH THE HIGH CATEGORY
THIS AFTERNOON. UNFAVORABLE WEATHER CONDITIONS OR A LOW
MOISTURE CONTENT OF GRASSES...AND OTHER DRY ORGANIC MATERIAL
ON THE GROUND...INDICATE THAT THERE IS A MODERATE TO HIGH
POTENTIAL FOR A FIRE OCCURRENCE. OUTDOOR BURNING SHOULD BE
RESTRICTED TO EARLY MORNING OR EVENING HOURS WHEN WIND SPEEDS
ARE USUALLY LOWER AND THE RELATIVE HUMIDITY IS HIGHER.

THE OUTLOOK FOR SATURDAY AFTERNOON...THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER
INDEX WILL REACH THE LOW CATEGORY TO MODERATE CATEGORY.


$$

SDZ001-002-012-013-025-042-044-046-047-049-074-180045-
HARDING-PERKINS-BUTTE-NORTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-
NORTHERN FOOT HILLS-SHANNON-BENNETT-MELLETTE-TODD-TRIPP-
HERMOSA FOOT HILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BUFFALO...LEMMON...BISON...
BELLE FOURCHE...FAITH...SPEARFISH...PINE RIDGE...KYLE...MARTIN...
WHITE RIVER...MISSION...WINNER...HERMOSA
358 AM MDT FRI APR 17 2015

...MODERATE FIRE DANGER...

THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER INDEX WILL REACH THE MODERATE
CATEGORY THIS AFTERNOON. MARGINAL WEATHER CONDITIONS OR A
LOWERING MOISTURE CONTENT OF GRASSES...AND OTHER DRY ORGANIC
MATERIAL ON THE GROUND...INDICATE THAT THERE IS SOME POTENTIAL
FOR A FIRE OCCURRENCE. DO NOT LEAVE OUTDOOR FIRES UNATTENDED
UNDER THESE CONDITIONS.

THE OUTLOOK FOR SATURDAY AFTERNOON...THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER
INDEX WILL REACH THE LOW CATEGORY TO MODERATE CATEGORY.


$$





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