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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GLASGOW MT
300 PM MDT WED JUL 23 2014

...STRONG WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY WILL PRODUCE CRITICAL FIRE
CONDITIONS ON THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING...

.A STRONG LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL MOVE INTO THE AREA AND BRING A
COLD FRONT THROUGH THE REGION THURSDAY MORNING. HUMIDITY WILL
DROP INTO THE LOW 20S BEHIND THE FRONT THURSDAY AFTERNOON WITH
STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS DEVELOPING.

MTZ134>137-241200-
/O.CON.KGGW.FW.A.0001.140724T1800Z-140725T0600Z/
NORTHERN PHILLIPS-NORTHERN VALLEY-LITTLE ROCKIES-
LOWER MISSOURI RIVER BREAKS INCLUDING CHARLES M. RUSSELL REFUGE-
SOUTHERN PETROLEUM-SOUTHERN GARFIELD-
300 PM MDT WED JUL 23 2014

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING FOR LOW HUMIDITY AND STRONG WINDS FOR
FIRE WEATHER ZONES 134...135...136 AND 137...

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING.

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

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* TIMING...WIND WILL INCREASE BY NOON AND STAY STRONG THROUGH
  THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 23 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...SWATHERS AND OTHER EQUIPMENT THROUGH GRASSES AND
  FIELDS SHOULD USE EXTRA CAUTION DURING THIS TIME FRAME AND
  CARRY EXTRA WATER NEARBY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

PLEASE ADVISE THE APPROPRIATE OFFICIALS OR FIRE CREWS IN THESE
AREAS OF THIS FIRE WEATHER WATCH.

&&

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