Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Billings, MT

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
331 AM MDT SAT AUG 29 2015

MTZ123>128-292145-
/O.CON.KBYZ.FW.W.0007.150829T1800Z-150830T0300Z/
GALLATIN NATIONAL FOREST-WHEATLAND COUNTY/SWEET GRASS COUNTY-
STILLWATER COUNTY-BEARTOOTH RANGER DISTRICT CUSTER NATIONAL FOREST-
GOLDEN VALLEY COUNTY/MUSSELSHELL COUNTY-YELLOWSTONE COUNTY-
331 AM MDT SAT AUG 29 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 9 PM MDT
THIS EVENING...

* IMPACTS: LOW HUMIDITIES...HOT TEMPERATURES...AND STRONG GUSTY
  WINDS WILL CREATE CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS.

* AFFECTED AREA:
   IN SOUTH CENTRAL MT...FIRE WEATHER ZONES 123...124...125...126...
   127 AND 128.

* COUNTIES AFFECTED:
   IN CENTRAL MT...GOLDEN VALLEY...MUSSELSHELL...WHEATLAND.
   IN SOUTH CENTRAL MT...CARBON...PARK...STILLWATER...SWEET GRASS
                         YELLOWSTONE.
   IN SOUTHWEST MT...GALLATIN.

* WIND: SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO 35 MPH.

* HUMIDITY: 10 TO 15 PERCENT.

* TEMPERATURES: IN THE 90S.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE VERY CAREFUL WITH ANY OPEN FLAMES. CHECK WITH LOCAL OFFICIALS
BEFORE CONDUCTING ANY BURNING.

&&

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