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Dense Smoke Advisory


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GLASGOW MT
100 PM MDT FRI AUG 28 2015


MTZ016>018-020>023-059>061-291800-
/O.NEW.KGGW.SM.Y.0002.150828T1900Z-150829T1800Z/
CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST PHILLIPS-CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN VALLEY-
DANIELS-WESTERN ROOSEVELT-PETROLEUM-GARFIELD-MCCONE-
NORTHERN PHILLIPS-SOUTHWEST PHILLIPS-NORTHERN VALLEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MALTA...SACO...GLASGOW...FORT PECK...
HINSDALE...FRAZER...SCOBEY...WOLF POINT...POPLAR...WINNETT...
JORDAN...CIRCLE...WHITEWATER...ZORTMAN...OPHEIM
100 PM MDT FRI AUG 28 2015

...DENSE SMOKE ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MDT SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GLASGOW HAS ISSUED A DENSE SMOKE
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MDT SATURDAY.

* TIMING...THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...UNHEALTHY AIR QUALITY.

* VISIBILITY...3 MILES OR LESS CAN BE EXPECTED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A DENSE SMOKE ADVISORY MEANS WESTERN WILDFIRES WILL CREATE
SMOKE... LIMITING VISIBILITIES.

WHEN AIR QUALITY LEVELS ARE VERY UNHEALTHY...STATE AND LOCAL HEALTH
OFFICIALS RECOMMEND THAT PEOPLE WITH RESPIRATORY OR HEART DISEASE...
THE ELDERLY...AND CHILDREN SHOULD AVOID ANY OUTDOOR ACTIVITY;
EVERYONE ELSE SHOULD AVOID PROLONGED EXERTION.

FOR MORE INFORMATION...VISIT THE MONTANA DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL
QUALITY AT WWW.TODAYSAIR.MT.GOV.

&&

$$

HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/GLASGOW


Fire Weather Watch


URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
255 PM CDT FRI AUG 28 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH WESTERN NORTH DAKOTA LATE SATURDAY MORNING
THROUGH THE EVENING...

.A VERY WARM SATURDAY IS FORECAST ACROSS WESTERN NORTH DAKOTA WITH
HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER 90S. SOUTH WINDS ARE FORECAST TO GUST TO
25 MPH...WITH AFTERNOON RELATIVE HUMIDITY POTENTIALLY AS LOW AS
15 PERCENT. WHEN COMBINED WITH DRY GRASSLANDS...CONDITIONS
SUPPORTIVE OF RAPID FIRE SPREAD ARE POSSIBLE. A FIRE WEATHER WATCH
IS IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH EVENING.

NDZ001-002-009>011-017>021-031>034-040>045-290400-
/O.NEW.KBIS.FW.A.0014.150829T1600Z-150830T0300Z/
DIVIDE-BURKE-WILLIAMS-MOUNTRAIL-WARD-MCKENZIE-DUNN-MERCER-OLIVER-
MCLEAN-GOLDEN VALLEY-BILLINGS-STARK-MORTON-SLOPE-HETTINGER-GRANT-
BOWMAN-ADAMS-SIOUX-
255 PM CDT FRI AUG 28 2015 /155 PM MDT FRI AUG 28 2015/

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING FOR GUST SOUTH WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY
FOR WESTERN NORTH DAKOTA...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BISMARCK HAS ISSUED A FIRE
WEATHER WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING.

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONES 001...002...009...010...
  011...017...018...019...020...021...031...032...033...034...
  040...041...042...043...044 AND 045.

* WIND...SOUTH WIND 15 TO 25 MPH.

* TIMING...LATE SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH EVENING.

* HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 15 PERCENT.

* TEMPERATURES...93 TO 99.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP COULD SPREAD RAPIDLY. OUTDOOR
  BURNING IS NOT RECOMMENDED.

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.

&&

$$

WAA/AYD


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
332 PM MDT FRI AUG 28 2015

MTZ028>042-056>058-063>068-WYZ098-099-292145-
SOUTHERN WHEATLAND-MUSSELSHELL-TREASURE-NORTHERN ROSEBUD-CUSTER-
FALLON-NORTHERN STILLWATER-YELLOWSTONE-POWDER RIVER-CARTER-
SOUTHERN BIG HORN-EASTERN CARBON-NORTHERN PARK-
NORTHERN SWEET GRASS-GOLDEN VALLEY-RED LODGE FOOTHILLS-
NORTHERN BIG HORN-SOUTHERN ROSEBUD-JUDITH GAP-PARADISE VALLEY-
LIVINGSTON AREA-BEARTOOTH FOOTHILLS-ABSAROKA/BEARTOOTH MOUNTAINS-
CRAZY MOUNTAINS-NORTHEAST BIGHORN MOUNTAINS-SHERIDAN FOOTHILLS-
332 PM MDT FRI AUG 28 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL
MONTANA...SOUTH CENTRAL MONTANA...SOUTHEAST MONTANA AND NORTH
CENTRAL WYOMING.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

THE PROBABILITY FOR WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER TONIGHT IS LOW.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

SATURDAY WILL BE HOT...WINDY IN PLACES...AND VERY DRY. CRITICAL
FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL OCCUR OVER SOUTH CENTRAL MONTANA
WHERE WIND GUSTS OF 25 TO 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS ELSEWHERE
WILL BE WEAKER...BUT FIRE DANGER WILL STILL BE ELEVATED DUE TO
LOW HUMIDITY AND THE HOT WEATHER. USE CAUTION WITH ANY OPEN FLAME
AND CONTACT LOCAL OFFICIALS BEFORE DOING ANY OUTDOOR BURNING.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SIGNIFICANT WEATHER
CONDITIONS ACCORDING TO STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES.

$$

CJS

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GLASGOW MT
117 PM MDT FRI AUG 28 2015

MTZ016>027-059>062-291100-
CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST PHILLIPS-CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN VALLEY-
DANIELS-SHERIDAN-WESTERN ROOSEVELT-PETROLEUM-GARFIELD-MCCONE-
RICHLAND-DAWSON-PRAIRIE-WIBAUX-NORTHERN PHILLIPS-
SOUTHWEST PHILLIPS-NORTHERN VALLEY-EASTERN ROOSEVELT-
117 PM MDT FRI AUG 28 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST
MONTANA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

A DENSE SMOKE ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON SATURDAY FOR PARTS
OF THE AREA. SMOKE WILL CONTINUE TO BRING UNHEALTHY AIR QUALITY
AND MAKE IT DIFFICULT FOR MEDICALLY SENSITIVE GROUPS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

PARTICULARLY HOT TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED ON SATURDAY WITH HIGHS
NEAR 100 DEGREES ACROSS MUCH OF NORTHEAST MONTANA. PEOPLE WHO ARE
SENSITIVE TO THE HEAT SHOULD AVOID STRENUOUS OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES
AND REMEMBER TO STAY HYDRATED.

THE COMBINATION OF HOT TEMPERATURES AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY
WILL ALSO LEAD TO ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER CONCERNS WITH SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING. A COLD FRONT PASSING
THROUGH ON SATURDAY NIGHT WILL BRING RELIEF BY SUNDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SIGNIFICANT WEATHER
CONDITIONS ACCORDING TO STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND FORKS ND
534 AM CDT FRI AUG 28 2015

MNZ001>009-013>017-022>024-027>032-040-NDZ006>008-014>016-024-
026>030-038-039-049-052>054-291045-
WEST POLK-NORMAN-CLAY-KITTSON-ROSEAU-LAKE OF THE WOODS-
WEST MARSHALL-EAST MARSHALL-NORTH BELTRAMI-PENNINGTON-RED LAKE-
EAST POLK-NORTH CLEARWATER-SOUTH BELTRAMI-MAHNOMEN-
SOUTH CLEARWATER-HUBBARD-WEST BECKER-EAST BECKER-WILKIN-
WEST OTTER TAIL-EAST OTTER TAIL-WADENA-GRANT-TOWNER-CAVALIER-
PEMBINA-BENSON-RAMSEY-EASTERN WALSH COUNTY-EDDY-NELSON-
GRAND FORKS-GRIGGS-STEELE-TRAILL-BARNES-CASS-RANSOM-SARGENT-
RICHLAND-WESTERN WALSH COUNTY-
534 AM CDT FRI AUG 28 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF EASTERN NORTH
DAKOTA...WEST CENTRAL AND NORTHWEST MINNESOTA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SCATTERED SHOWERS AND AN ISOLATED THUNDERSTORM ARE POSSIBLE ACROSS
FAR NORTHEAST ND AND FAR NORTHWEST MN THROUGH THE FORENOON.

SCATTERED STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE IN THE MID-AFTERNOON
ACROSS NORTHWEST AND EAST CENTRAL ND... SPREADING INTO NORTHWEST
MN THROUGH THE LATE AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING.

THERE IS A MARGINAL RISK THAT THESE STORMS COULD BECOME SEVERE,
LATER THIS AFTERNOON.

THE MAIN THREAT IS FOR OCCASIONAL LIGHTNING, ISOLATED
SMALL HAIL, AND GUSTY THUNDERSTORM OUTFLOW WINDS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE REQUIRED.

$$

GUST

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