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Issued by NWS Glasgow, MT

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Glasgow MT
300 PM MDT Mon Oct 23 2017


MTZ122-135>137-241200-
/O.NEW.KGGW.FW.A.0009.171025T1800Z-171026T0600Z/
Dawson/McCone/Prairie/Richland/Wibaux Counties-The Little Rockies-
The Lower Missouri River Breaks including the Charles M Russell
National Wildlife Refuge-
Southern Petroleum and Southern Garfield Counties-
300 PM MDT Mon Oct 23 2017

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR
FIRE WEATHER ZONES 122...135...136 AND 137...

The National Weather Service in Glasgow has issued a Fire Weather
Watch for strong winds and low relative humidity, which is in
effect from Wednesday afternoon through Wednesday evening.

* AFFECTED AREA...Fire Weather Zones 122...135...136 and 137.

* WINDS...Northwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 45 mph.

* TIMING...through Wednesday afternoon and evening.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...As low as 19 percent.

* TEMPERATURES...In the upper 50s.

* IMPACTS...Strong winds and low relatively humidity may lead to
  erratic fire behavior.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Please advise the appropriate officials or fire crews in these
areas of this Fire Weather Watch.

&&

$$

http://www.weather.gov/glasgow



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