Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Missoula, MT

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MISSOULA MT
1047 AM MDT TUE SEP 1 2015

MTZ110-111-030300-
/O.UPG.KMSO.FW.A.0009.150902T1800Z-150903T0300Z/
/O.NEW.KMSO.FW.W.0013.150902T1800Z-150903T0300Z/
DEERLODGE/WEST BEAVERHEAD-EAST BEAVERHEAD-
1047 AM MDT TUE SEP 1 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 9 PM MDT WEDNESDAY FOR
GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITIES ACROSS THE DEERLODGE/WEST
BEAVERHEAD...EAST BEAVERHEAD...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MISSOULA HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITIES...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
FROM NOON TO 9 PM MDT WEDNESDAY. THE FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS NO
LONGER IN EFFECT.

* WINDS: SOUTHWEST 20-25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH, ESPECIALLY ON
  RIDGETOPS AND ANY EXPOSED TERRAIN.

* MINIMUM HUMIDITIES: 12-20 PERCENT.

* TIMING: WINDS WILL BEGIN TO DEVELOP AHEAD OF AN APPROACHING COLD
  FRONT AROUND NOON... PEAKING IN THE LATE AFTERNOON AND EARLY
  EVENING WHEN HUMIDITY WILL BE LOWEST.

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