Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Glasgow, MT

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GLASGOW MT
137 PM MDT MON MAR 30 2015

...FIRE WEATHER CONCERNS FOR TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY...

.UNSEASONABLY WARM TEMPERATURES AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL
DEVELOP OVER NORTHEAST MONTANA ON TUESDAY...AHEAD OF A COLD FRONT
DUE IN TUESDAY NIGHT. BEHIND THE COLD FRONT...WIDESPREAD STRONG
AND GUSTY WINDS WILL COMBINE WITH LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY TO SUSTAIN
FIRE WEATHER CONCERNS THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

MTZ120-122-134>137-311200-
/O.NEW.KGGW.FW.W.0003.150331T1800Z-150402T0300Z/
FORT PECK RESERVATION-DANIELS-ROOSEVELT-SHERIDAN-DAWSON-MCCONE-
PRAIRIE-RICHLAND-WIBAUX-NORTHERN PHILLIPS-NORTHERN VALLEY-
LITTLE ROCKIES-
LOWER MISSOURI RIVER BREAKS INCLUDING CHARLES M. RUSSELL REFUGE-
SOUTHERN PETROLEUM-SOUTHERN GARFIELD-
137 PM MDT MON MAR 30 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TUESDAY TO 9 PM MDT
WEDNESDAY FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER
ZONES 120...122...134...135...136 AND 137...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GLASGOW HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
FROM NOON TUESDAY TO 9 PM MDT WEDNESDAY.

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONES 120...122...134...135...
  136 AND 137.

* WINDS...FROM THE SOUTH AND SOUTHWEST ON TUESDAY 15 TO 20
  MPH...THEN FROM THE WEST ON WEDNESDAY 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS UP
  TO 50 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 15 PERCENT ON TUESDAY...THEN AS
  LOW AS 20 PERCENT ON WEDNESDAY.

* IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF DRY FUELS...STRONG WINDS...LOW
  RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES CAN CONTRIBUTE TO
  EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

PLEASE ADVISE THE APPROPRIATE OFFICIALS OR FIRE CREWS IN THESE
AREAS OF THIS RED FLAG WARNING.

&&

$$

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