Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
706 PM CDT SUN MAY 22 2016

...CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS MONDAY ACROSS PARTS OF NORTH
CENTRAL WISCONSIN...

.CRITICAL OR NEAR CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED
TO DEVELOP ACROSS PARTS OF NORTHWEST WISCONSIN ON MONDAY AND EARLY
MONDAY EVENING. VERY DRY VEGETATION AND FUEL CONDITIONS WILL
PERSIST...ALONG WITH GUSTY SOUTH-SOUTHWEST WINDS...TEMPERATURES
IN THE UPPER 70S TO LOWER 80S...AND HUMIDITIES BELOW 35 PERCENT.
LATE IN THAT TIME FRAME WE CAN EXPECT TO SEE SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS MOVING IN...BRINGING SOME RELIEF TO THE EXTREMELY
DRY CONDITIONS.

MNZ010>012-018-019-025-026-035-037-230115-
/O.EXP.KDLH.FW.W.0007.000000T0000Z-160523T0000Z/
KOOCHICHING-NORTH ST. LOUIS-NORTHERN COOK/NORTHERN LAKE-
NORTH ITASCA-CENTRAL ST. LOUIS-NORTH CASS-SOUTH ITASCA-
NORTHERN AITKIN-CARLTON/SOUTH ST. LOUIS-
706 PM CDT SUN MAY 22 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING HAS EXPIRED FOR GUSTY WINDS AND VERY DRY
CONDITIONS FOR MOST OF NORTHEAST MINNESOTA...

RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES WILL CONTINUE TO RISE OVERNIGHT...AS
WINDS AND TEMPERATURES DECREASE. AS A RESULT...THE RED FLAG
WARNING IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT FOR NORTHEAST MINNESOTA.

$$

WIZ003-004-009-230815-
/O.CON.KDLH.FW.W.0008.160523T1400Z-160524T0100Z/
ASHLAND-IRON-PRICE-
706 PM CDT SUN MAY 22 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TO 8 PM CDT
MONDAY FOR GUSTY WINDS AND VERY DRY CONDITIONS FOR IRON...ASHLAND
AND IRON COUNTIES...

* AFFECTED AREA...IN WISCONSIN...FIRE WEATHER ZONES 003...004
  AND 009.

* WINDS...SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 35 PERCENT.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE UPPER 70S TO LOWER 80S.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP WILL LIKELY SPREAD RAPIDLY.
  OUTDOOR BURNING IS DISCOURAGED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW....OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES CAN
CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

&&

$$

DAP



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