Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Great Falls, MT

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Great Falls MT
358 AM MDT Mon Jun 26 2017

MTZ113-262200-
/O.CON.KTFX.FW.W.0001.170626T1800Z-170627T0200Z/
Hill and Blaine Counties-
358 AM MDT Mon Jun 26 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 8 PM MDT
THIS EVENING FOR LOW RH, HOT TEMPERATURES AND GUSTY WINDS FOR
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 113...

* IMPACTS: Low Humidities...Hot Temperatures...and Gusty Winds will
  create erratic fire behavior conditions and an increased risk of
  new fire starts.

* AFFECTED AREA:
  In North Central Montana, Fire Weather Zone 113.

* COUNTIES AFFECTED:
 In North Central Montana, Blaine and Hill.

* WIND: Southeast 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* HUMIDITY: As low as 16 percent.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Red Flag Warning means that critical fire weather conditions are
either occurring now, or will shortly.  A combination of strong
winds, low relative humidity, and warm temperatures can contribute
to extreme fire behavior.

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

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