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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
652 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

NDZ040>046-030000-
SLOPE-HETTINGER-GRANT-BOWMAN-ADAMS-SIOUX-EMMONS-
652 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015 /552 PM MDT WED APR 1 2015/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTH CENTRAL
NORTH DAKOTA AND SOUTHWEST NORTH DAKOTA.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS THROUGH THIS EVENING. A RED FLAG WARNING
CONTINUES. A WIND ADVISORY IS ALSO IN EFFECT FOR MUCH OF THE AREA. SEE
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BISMARCK FOR DETAILS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES POSSIBLE AGAIN ON
THURSDAY...AND A FIRE WEATHER WATCH HAS BEEN ISSUED. SEE
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BISMARCK FOR DETAILS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

&&

MORE WEATHER...HYDROLOGICAL AND CLIMATE INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND
AT WEATHER.GOV/BIS.

$$
TWH






Fire Weather Watch

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
649 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING FOR ALL WESTERN AND CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA
TODAY INTO THIS EVENING...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST AND SOUTH CENTRAL
  NORTH DAKOTA ON THURSDAY...

.CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS INTO THIS EVENING ACROSS ALL OF
WESTERN AND CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA. WESTERLY WINDS WILL CONTINUE TO
GUST UP TO 45 MPH WITH RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES SLOWLY RECOVERING
DURING THE EVENING. LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE CRITICAL FIRE
WEATHER CONDITIONS INCLUDE BOWMAN... DICKINSON...WILLISTON...
BISMARCK...MINOT...BOTTINEAU...HARVEY... JAMESTOWN...OAKES AND
SURROUNDING COMMUNITIES.

CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL AGAIN BE POSSIBLE ON
THURSDAY OVER PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST AND SOUTH CENTRAL NORTH
DAKOTA. WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS GUSTING TO AROUND 40 MPH ARE
EXPECTED WITH AFTERNOON RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES DROPPING TO AS
LOW AS 30 PERCENT. GIVEN OBSERVED FIRE BEHAVIOR OVER THE PAST
SEVERAL DAYS...RAPID FIRE GROWTH WILL BE POSSIBLE FROM ANY START.
LOCATIONS THAT MAY EXPERIENCE CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ON
THURSDAY INCLUDE BOWMAN...AMIDON... HETTINGER...ELGIN...FORT YATES
AND LINTON.

NDZ040>046-020800-
/O.CON.KBIS.FW.W.0004.000000T0000Z-150402T0300Z/
/O.CON.KBIS.FW.A.0005.150402T1600Z-150403T0000Z/
SLOPE-HETTINGER-GRANT-BOWMAN-ADAMS-SIOUX-EMMONS-
649 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015 /549 PM MDT WED APR 1 2015/

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CDT /9 PM MDT/
THIS EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS...LOW HUMIDITY...AND DRY VEGETATION
FOR MOST OF NORTH DAKOTA...
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING
THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS...LOW HUMIDITY...AND DRY
VEGETATION FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST AND SOUTH CENTRAL NORTH
DAKOTA...

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 040 SLOPE...FIRE WEATHER
  ZONE 041 HETTINGER...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 042 GRANT...FIRE
  WEATHER ZONE 043 BOWMAN...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 044 ADAMS...FIRE
  WEATHER ZONE 045 SIOUX AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 046 EMMONS.

* WINDS...WEST 20 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH THROUGH THIS
  EVENING. WEST TO NORTHWEST 20 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
  40 MPH ON THURSDAY.

* TIMING...RED FLAG WARNING THROUGH THIS EVENING. FIRE WEATHER
  WATCH ON THURSDAY.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 20 PERCENT TODAY. AS LOW AS 30
  PERCENT ON THURSDAY.

* TEMPERATURES...MID 50S TO THE MID 60S TODAY. 40S ON THURSDAY.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES COULD SPREAD RAPIDLY AND SHOW ERRATIC
  BEHAVIOR. DANGEROUS BURNING CONDITIONS WILL EXIST.

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.

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

&&

$$



Red Flag Warning

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
649 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING FOR ALL WESTERN AND CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA
TODAY INTO THIS EVENING...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST AND SOUTH CENTRAL
  NORTH DAKOTA ON THURSDAY...

.CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS INTO THIS EVENING ACROSS ALL OF
WESTERN AND CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA. WESTERLY WINDS WILL CONTINUE TO
GUST UP TO 45 MPH WITH RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES SLOWLY RECOVERING
DURING THE EVENING. LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE CRITICAL FIRE
WEATHER CONDITIONS INCLUDE BOWMAN... DICKINSON...WILLISTON...
BISMARCK...MINOT...BOTTINEAU...HARVEY... JAMESTOWN...OAKES AND
SURROUNDING COMMUNITIES.

CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL AGAIN BE POSSIBLE ON
THURSDAY OVER PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST AND SOUTH CENTRAL NORTH
DAKOTA. WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS GUSTING TO AROUND 40 MPH ARE
EXPECTED WITH AFTERNOON RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES DROPPING TO AS
LOW AS 30 PERCENT. GIVEN OBSERVED FIRE BEHAVIOR OVER THE PAST
SEVERAL DAYS...RAPID FIRE GROWTH WILL BE POSSIBLE FROM ANY START.
LOCATIONS THAT MAY EXPERIENCE CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ON
THURSDAY INCLUDE BOWMAN...AMIDON... HETTINGER...ELGIN...FORT YATES
AND LINTON.

NDZ040>046-020800-
/O.CON.KBIS.FW.W.0004.000000T0000Z-150402T0300Z/
/O.CON.KBIS.FW.A.0005.150402T1600Z-150403T0000Z/
SLOPE-HETTINGER-GRANT-BOWMAN-ADAMS-SIOUX-EMMONS-
649 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015 /549 PM MDT WED APR 1 2015/

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CDT /9 PM MDT/
THIS EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS...LOW HUMIDITY...AND DRY VEGETATION
FOR MOST OF NORTH DAKOTA...
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING
THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS...LOW HUMIDITY...AND DRY
VEGETATION FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST AND SOUTH CENTRAL NORTH
DAKOTA...

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 040 SLOPE...FIRE WEATHER
  ZONE 041 HETTINGER...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 042 GRANT...FIRE
  WEATHER ZONE 043 BOWMAN...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 044 ADAMS...FIRE
  WEATHER ZONE 045 SIOUX AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 046 EMMONS.

* WINDS...WEST 20 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH THROUGH THIS
  EVENING. WEST TO NORTHWEST 20 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
  40 MPH ON THURSDAY.

* TIMING...RED FLAG WARNING THROUGH THIS EVENING. FIRE WEATHER
  WATCH ON THURSDAY.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 20 PERCENT TODAY. AS LOW AS 30
  PERCENT ON THURSDAY.

* TEMPERATURES...MID 50S TO THE MID 60S TODAY. 40S ON THURSDAY.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES COULD SPREAD RAPIDLY AND SHOW ERRATIC
  BEHAVIOR. DANGEROUS BURNING CONDITIONS WILL EXIST.

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.

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

&&

$$



Wind Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
646 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

...VERY WINDY ACROSS WESTERN AND CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA INTO EARLY
THIS EVENING...

.WESTERLY WINDS AROUND 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH WILL CONTINUE
OVER WESTERN AND PORTIONS OF CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA INTO EARLY THIS
EVENING BEFORE DIMINISHING. LOCATIONS THAT WILL BE IMPACTED BY
THESE WINDS INCLUDE BOWMAN...DICKINSON...WILLISTON...MINOT...
GARRISON AND MANDAN.

NDZ001>003-009>011-017>021-031>034-040>045-020100-
/O.CON.KBIS.WI.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-150402T0100Z/
DIVIDE-BURKE-RENVILLE-WILLIAMS-MOUNTRAIL-WARD-MCKENZIE-DUNN-
MERCER-OLIVER-MCLEAN-GOLDEN VALLEY-BILLINGS-STARK-MORTON-SLOPE-
HETTINGER-GRANT-BOWMAN-ADAMS-SIOUX-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CROSBY...BOWBELLS...MOHALL...
WILLISTON...NEW TOWN...MINOT...WATFORD CITY...KILLDEER...BEULAH...
HAZEN...CENTER...GARRISON...BEACH...MEDORA...DICKINSON...MANDAN...
MARMARTH...MOTT...ELGIN...BOWMAN...HETTINGER...FORT YATES
646 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015 /546 PM MDT WED APR 1 2015/

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT /7 PM MDT/ THIS
EVENING...

* TIMING...INTO EARLY THIS EVENING.

* WINDS...WESTERLY AROUND 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH

* IMPACTS...DIFFICULT DRIVING CONDITIONS FOR HIGH PROFILE
  VEHICLES. DIFFICULT OUTDOOR WORKING CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF 30 TO 40 MPH...AND
OR GUSTS UNDER 58 MPH...ARE EXPECTED. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE
DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. USE
EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$
TWH






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