Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Rapid City, SD

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WWUS83 KUNR 211942
RFWUNR

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
142 PM MDT THU JUL 21 2016

...A FIRE WEATHER WATCH HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR THE NORTHEASTERN
WYOMING PLAINS FOR FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING...

.HOT AND BREEZY CONDITIONS WILL DEVELOP FRIDAY AFTERNOON. GUSTY
SOUTHWEST WINDS OF 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH WILL
COMBINE WITH A MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY AROUND 15 PERCENT. HAINES
INDEX WILL ALSO BE A 6. DRY LIGHTNING ALSO IS POSSIBLE AS ISOLATED
TO SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS MOVE ACROSS THE AREA DURING THE
AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING.

WYZ259-297-298-221300-
/O.NEW.KUNR.FW.A.0008.160722T1800Z-160723T0300Z/
SOUTHERN CAMPBELL-NORTHERN CAMPBELL-
CROOK AND WESTON COUNTY PLAINS-
142 PM MDT THU JUL 21 2016

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND DRY
THUNDERSTORMS FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 259...297 AND 298...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RAPID CITY HAS ISSUED A FIRE
WEATHER WATCH FOR GUSTY WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND DRY
THUNDERSTORMS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING.

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONES 259...297 AND 298.

* WINDS...SOUTH 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 15 PERCENT.

* LIGHTNING...DRY LIGHTNING IS POSSIBLE WITH ANY THUNDERSTORMS.

* IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF DRY FUELS...GUSTY WINDS...LOW
  RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND DRY LIGHTNING MAY CREATE WEATHER
  CONDITIONS FAVORABLE FOR EXPLOSIVE FIRE GROWTH.

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.

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