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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Cheyenne WY
239 PM MDT Sun Apr 5 2020

...Fire Weather Watch for the western Nebraska Panhandle Monday
Afternoon...

NEZ311>313-061200-
/O.NEW.KCYS.FW.A.0001.200406T1800Z-200407T0100Z/
Pine Ridge/Nebraska National Forest/Oglala National Grasslands-
Box Butte/South Sioux-
Scotts Bluff National Monument/Wildcat Hills-
239 PM MDT Sun Apr 5 2020

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
MONDAY EVENING FOR ELEVATED WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR FIRE
WEATHER ZONES 311, 312, AND 313...

The National Weather Service in Cheyenne has issued a Fire
Weather Watch, which is in effect from Monday afternoon through
Monday evening.

* AFFECTED AREA...Fire weather zone 311.Fire weather zone
  312.Fire weather zone 313.

* WIND...Sustained winds of 15-20MPH with possible wind gusts up
  to 25MPH

* HUMIDITY...Relative Humidity values between 10-15% possible

* HAINES...3-6

* IMPACTS...any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
  Outdoor burning is not recommended.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
may develop. Listen for later forecasts and possible Red Flag
Warnings.

&&

$$

BMW

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Rapid City SD
156 PM MDT Sun Apr 5 2020

...GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITIES SOUTHWEST SOUTH DAKOTA
MONDAY...

.Warm and dry gusty southwest winds will develop Monday afternoon
over southwest South Dakota and persist into the evening.
Sustained winds of 15 to 25 mph with gusts to around 35 mph are
expected, with relative humidities of 15 to 20 percent, supporting
critical to near critical fire weather conditions when combined
with dry fuels.

SDZ321-322-324>326-332-333-061200-
/O.NEW.KUNR.FW.A.0003.200406T1800Z-200407T0100Z/
Southern Black Hills-Fall River County Area-Eastern Foothills-
Custer County Plains-Pine Ridge Area-Badlands Area-
Bennett County Area-
156 PM MDT Sun Apr 5 2020 /256 PM CDT Sun Apr 5 2020/

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
MONDAY EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE
WEATHER ZONES 321, 322, 324, 325, 326, 332, AND 333...

The National Weather Service in Rapid City has issued a Fire
Weather Watch for gusty winds and low relative humidity, which is
in effect from Monday afternoon through Monday evening.

* AFFECTED AREA...Fire Weather Zones 321 Southern Black Hills,
  322 Fall River County Area, 324 Eastern Foothills, 325 Custer
  County Plains, 326 Pine Ridge Area, 332 Badlands Area and 333
  Bennett County Area.

* WINDS...West 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...As low as 15 percent.

* IMPACTS...The combination of gusty winds and low relative
  humidity would produce critical fire weather conditions.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A fire weather watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible
red flag warnings.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service North Platte NE
220 PM CDT Sun Apr 5 2020

...CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS POSSIBLE MONDAY AFTERNOON
INTO EARLY MONDAY EVENING...

NEZ204-060900-
/O.NEW.KLBF.FW.A.0003.200406T1800Z-200407T0100Z/
Eastern Panhandle/Crescent Lake NWR-
120 PM MDT Sun Apr 5 2020

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
MONDAY EVENING FOR LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND GUSTY WINDS FOR FIRE
WEATHER ZONE 204...

The National Weather Service in North Platte has issued a Fire
Weather Watch, which is in effect from Monday afternoon through
Monday evening.

* AFFECTED AREA...Fire weather zone 204.

* WIND...Westerly at 15 to 20 MPH with possible gusts to 25 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...15 to 20 percent.

* IMPACTS...any fires that develop may spread rapidly. Outdoor
  burning is not recommended.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are possible. Listen for later forecasts and possible Red Flag
Warnings.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Cheyenne WY
320 PM MDT Sun Apr 5 2020

WYZ101>119-070000-
Converse County Lower Elevations-Niobrara County-
North Laramie Range-Ferris/Seminoe/Shirley Mountains-
Shirley Basin-Central Laramie Range and Southwest Platte County-
East Platte County-Goshen County-Central Carbon County-
North Snowy Range Foothills-Southwest Carbon County-
Sierra Madre Range-Upper North Platte River Basin-Snowy Range-
Laramie Valley-South Laramie Range-South Laramie Range Foothills-
Central Laramie County-East Laramie County-
320 PM MDT Sun Apr 5 2020

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of east central
Wyoming...south central Wyoming and southeast Wyoming.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

Brief wind gusts from passing nearby showers and virga are
possible this afternoon and evening. A weak, non-severe
thunderstorm or two may occur this afternoon over the area.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low.

.Spotter information statement...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service North Platte NE
356 PM CDT Sun Apr 5 2020

NEZ004>010-022>029-035>038-056>059-069>071-094-062100-
Sheridan-Eastern Cherry-Keya Paha-Boyd-Brown-Rock-Holt-Garden-
Grant-Hooker-Thomas-Blaine-Loup-Garfield-Wheeler-Arthur-McPherson-
Logan-Custer-Deuel-Keith-Perkins-Lincoln-Chase-Hayes-Frontier-
Western Cherry-
356 PM CDT Sun Apr 5 2020 /256 PM MDT Sun Apr 5 2020/

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of western and
north central Nebraska.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

Isolated thunderstorms are possible in the northeastern Nebraska
Panhandle early this evening. No severe storms are expected.

Patchy fog will develop overnight with the greatest threat south
of a line from Oshkosh to O`Neill.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY.

Patchy fog is expected through mid morning mainly south of a line
from Oshkosh to O`Neill.

Fire danger will increase Monday afternoon and Tuesday afternoon,
particularly over southwestern and western Nebraska. Highs will
reach into the mid to upper 70s both days with minimum relative
humidity of 15 to 20 percent Monday and around 20 percent for
Tuesday. Gusty winds are possible both days. Any fires which may
develop, have the potential to spread quickly.

A fire weather watch is in effect for the eastern Nebraska
Panhandle and western Sandhills from noon MDT through 7 PM MDT on
Monday.

Beyond Tuesday, no hazardous weather is expected at this time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.

&&

Get your weather, hydrological, and climate information at
http://www.weather.gov/northplatte

$$

CLB

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
344 AM MDT Sun Apr 5 2020

COZ001>014-017>023-UTZ022>025-027>029-060945-
Lower Yampa River Basin-Central Yampa River Basin-
Roan and Tavaputs Plateaus-Elkhead and Park Mountains-
Upper Yampa River Basin-Grand Valley-Debeque to Silt Corridor-
Central Colorado River Basin-Grand and Battlement Mesas-
Gore and Elk Mountains/Central Mountain Valleys-
Central Gunnison and Uncompahgre River Basin-
West Elk and Sawatch Mountains-Flat Tops-
Upper Gunnison River Valley-Uncompahgre Plateau and Dallas Divide-
Northwest San Juan Mountains-Southwest San Juan Mountains-
Paradox Valley/Lower Dolores River-
Four Corners/Upper Dolores River-Animas River Basin-
San Juan River Basin-Southeast Utah-Eastern Uinta Mountains-
Eastern Uinta Basin-Tavaputs Plateau-Arches/Grand Flat-
La Sal and Abajo Mountains-Canyonlands/Natural Bridges-
344 AM MDT Sun Apr 5 2020

This hazardous weather outlook is for eastern Utah and western
Colorado.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Scattered light snow showers are expected over the mountains of
northeast Utah and northwest Colorado today. Snow accumulations
will be light with minimal impact to travel. This activity
diminishes overnight.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday

The next best chance for accumulating mountain snow arrives in the
Thursday into Friday timeframe ahead of an approaching Pacific
low pressure system. Forecast models were struggling with the
timing and intensity of this system, so impacts may arrive later
than currently forecast.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Rapid City SD
120 AM MDT Sun Apr 5 2020

SDZ024-027>030-041>044-046-047-049-074-WYZ055-057-058-061300-
Northern Black Hills-Southern Foot Hills-Central Black Hills-
Southern Black Hills-Custer Co Plains-Fall River-Oglala Lakota-
Jackson-Bennett-Mellette-Todd-Tripp-Hermosa Foot Hills-
Southern Campbell-Wyoming Black Hills-Weston-
120 AM MDT Sun Apr 5 2020 /220 AM CDT Sun Apr 5 2020/

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of south central
South Dakota...southwestern South Dakota...the Black Hills of
South Dakota...northeast Wyoming...and the Black Hills of
Wyoming.

.DAY ONE...Tonight

There is a slight chance of thunderstorms this evening. Severe
thunderstorms are not expected.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed today.

&&

Stay tuned to NOAA weather radio for further updates...or check
our web site at weather.gov/rapidcity

$$

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