Rangeland Fire Danger Forecast


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Rangeland Fire Danger Statement
National Weather Service Rapid City SD
312 AM MDT Sun May 27 2018
.DISCUSSION...Very warm temperatures are expected today with 
highs in the mid 80s to mid 90s, and minimum relative humidity of
30 to 40 percent. Winds will be northwest at 15 to 25 mph across
northwest and west central South Dakota, and south to southwest at
15 to 30 mph across southwest and south central South Dakota.
SDZ001-002-012>014-025>027-030>032-041>044-046-047-049-072>074-
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Harding-Perkins-Butte-Northern Meade Co Plains-Ziebach-
Northern Foot Hills-Rapid City-Southern Foot Hills-
Custer Co Plains-Pennington Co Plains-Haakon-Fall River-
Oglala Lakota-Jackson-Bennett-Mellette-Todd-Tripp-
Sturgis/Piedmont Foot Hills-Southern Meade Co Plains-
Hermosa Foot Hills-
Including the cities of Buffalo, Lemmon, Bison, Belle Fourche, 
Faith, Dupree, Spearfish, Rapid City, Edgemont, Hot Springs, 
Folsom, Wall, Philip, Ardmore, Oelrichs, Pine Ridge, Oglala, 
Kyle, Kadoka, Martin, White River, Mission, Winner, Sturgis, 
Union Center, and Hermosa
312 AM MDT Sun May 27 2018 /412 AM CDT Sun May 27 2018/
...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 Memorial day afternoon, The grassland fire danger
index will reach the low category. 
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