Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Rapid City, SD

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WWUS83 KUNR 260959
RFWUNR

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
359 AM MDT SUN JUL 26 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
MONDAY EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE
WEATHER ZONES 259...297 AND 298...

.A STORM SYSTEM WILL CROSS THE NORTHERN PLAINS INTO SOUTHERN
CANADA MONDAY AND TUESDAY. GUSTY SOUTHWEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO
DEVELOP ACROSS THE NORTHEASTERN WYOMING PLAINS MONDAY AFTERNOON.
DRIER AIR ALSO IS EXPECTED TO MOVE INTO THE AREA...DROPPING THE
RELATIVE HUMIDITY TO AROUND 15 PERCENT. WITH INCREASINGLY DRY
FUELS...THE NORTHEASTERN WYOMING PLAINS MAY SEE CRITICAL FIRE
WEATHER CONDITIONS MONDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING. A STRONG COLD
FRONT IS THEN EXPECTED TO CROSS THE AREA LATER MONDAY EVENING.
THIS WILL BRING GUSTY WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS.

WYZ259-297-298-262130-
/O.CON.KUNR.FW.A.0011.150727T1800Z-150728T0600Z/
SOUTHERN CAMPBELL-NORTHERN CAMPBELL-
LOWER ELEVATIONS OF CROOK AND WESTON COUNTIES-
359 AM MDT SUN JUL 26 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH MONDAY EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY
FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 259...297 AND 298...

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONES 259...297 AND 298.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS OF 30 TO 40 MPH. WINDS
  TURNING NORTHWEST MONDAY EVENING.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 14 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...WILDFIRES CAN SPREAD RAPIDLY IN THE VERY DRY FUELS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE FORECAST TO OCCUR. LISTEN FOR LATER FORECASTS AND POSSIBLE
RED FLAG WARNINGS.

&&

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