Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Aberdeen, SD

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ABERDEEN SD
317 PM CDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...EXTREME FIRE DANGER POSSIBLE ON SUNDAY...

SDZ267-270-291000-
/O.NEW.KABR.FW.A.0004.150329T1700Z-150330T0000Z/
LOWER BAD RIVER-MISSOURI COTEAU-
317 PM CDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE
WEATHER ZONES 267 AND 270...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ABERDEEN HAS ISSUED A FIRE
WEATHER WATCH FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...WHICH IS IN
EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING.

* AFFECTED AREA...IN SOUTH DAKOTA...FIRE WEATHER ZONES 267 AND
  270.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 30 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH LATE
  TONIGHT ..RELAXING SOME BY NOON ON SUNDAY.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 20 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...EXPLOSIVE FIRE GROWTH DUE TO STRONG WIND...LOW
  RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND DRY FUELS IS POSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE POSSIBLE. LISTEN FOR LATER FORECASTS AND POSSIBLE RED FLAG
WARNINGS.

&&

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