Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Glasgow, MT

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Glasgow MT
945 AM MST Tue Dec 12 2017

...Much Higher Than Normal Fire Danger This Afternoon/Evening...

.Northwest winds will increase today while a very warm and dry
airmass will be in place across the area. This will lead to a
higher than normal threat for fires. A Red Flag Warning is in
effect for this afternoon and evening.

MTZ135>137-130500-
/O.NEW.KGGW.FW.W.0023.171212T1900Z-171213T0500Z/
The Little Rockies-
The Lower Missouri River Breaks including the Charles M Russell
National Wildlife Refuge-
Southern Petroleum and Southern Garfield Counties-
945 AM MST Tue Dec 12 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM MST THIS EVENING FOR Low
Humidities and Strong Winds FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 135, 136, AND
137...

The National Weather Service in Glasgow has issued a Red Flag
Warning for Low Humidities and Strong Winds, which is in effect
until 10 PM MST this evening.

* AFFECTED AREA...Fire Weather Zones 135, 136, and 137.

* WINDS...Northwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 50 mph
  possible.

* TIMING...This Afternoon and Evening.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...As low as 10 percent.

* TEMPERATURES...As high as the mid 50s to mid 60s.

* IMPACTS...Any sparks or open flames may rapidly spread.
  Extinguish any fires and check towing chains on vehicles before
  driving across the area.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Please advise the appropriate officials or fire crews in these
areas of this Red Flag Warning.

One less spark, one less fire.

&&

$$

http://www.weather.gov/glasgow



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