Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Bismarck, ND

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Bismarck ND
422 AM CDT Sat Jul 22 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING FOR SOUTHWEST AND PORTIONS OF SOUTH CENTRAL
NORTH DAKOTA SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY EVENING...

.With high temperatures in the upper 80s, northwest winds between
20 and 30 mph this afternoon, combined with minimum relative humidities
as low as 15 percent and very dry fuels, expect critical fire weather
conditions over southwest and portions of south central North Dakota
this afternoon and early evening.

NDZ020-034-035-046-221030-
/O.CAN.KBIS.FW.A.0003.170722T1700Z-170723T0200Z/
Oliver-Morton-Burleigh-Emmons-
422 AM CDT Sat Jul 22 2017

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS CANCELLED FOR STRONG WINDS, LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITIES, AND DRY FUELS FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 020, 034, 035,
AND 046...

The National Weather Service in Bismarck has cancelled the Fire
Weather Watch.

$$

NDZ031>033-040>045-221730-
/O.UPG.KBIS.FW.A.0003.170722T1700Z-170723T0200Z/
/O.NEW.KBIS.FW.W.0003.170722T1700Z-170723T0200Z/
Golden Valley-Billings-Stark-Slope-Hettinger-Grant-Bowman-Adams-
Sioux-
422 AM CDT Sat Jul 22 2017 /322 AM MDT Sat Jul 22 2017/

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON CDT /11 AM MDT/ TODAY TO
9 PM CDT /8 PM MDT/ THIS EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS, LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITIES, AND VERY DRY FUELS...

The National Weather Service in Bismarck has issued a Red Flag
Warning, which is in effect from noon CDT /11 AM MDT/ today to
9 PM CDT /8 PM MDT/ this evening. The Fire Weather Watch is no
longer in effect.

* AFFECTED AREA...Golden Valley, Billings, Stark, Slope,
  Hettinger, Grant, Bowman, Adams, and Sioux Counties.

* WIND...Northwest winds between 20 and 30 mph.

* HUMIDITY...Minimum relative humidity between 15 and 20
  percent.

* TEMPERATURES...Highs in the upper 80s.

* IMPACTS...Any fires that develop could spread rapidly.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Red Flag Warning means that critical fire weather conditions
will occur, which can contribute to extreme fire behavior.

&&

$$

KS


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