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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Reno NV
242 PM PDT Tue Oct 17 2017

CAZ273-181300-
/O.CON.KREV.FW.A.0010.171019T1900Z-171020T1200Z/
Mono and Eastern Alpine Counties-
242 PM PDT Tue Oct 17 2017

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH LATE THURSDAY NIGHT FOR MONO AND EASTERN ALPINE
COUNTIES...

* AFFECTED AREA...Fire Zone 273 Mono and Eastern Alpine Counties.

* Winds...Southwest 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 35 mph Thursday
  afternoon and night. Local gusts of 50 to 55 mph possible
  Thursday night on mid-slopes and wind prone areas.

* Humidity...Minimum 10 to 15 percent Thursday afternoon. Poor
  recovery Thursday night with RH remaining below 35 percent
  into early Friday morning.

* Impacts...The combination of gusty winds and low humidity can
  cause fire to rapidly grow in size and intensity.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Avoid outdoor activities that can cause a spark near dry
vegetation, such as yard work, target shooting, or campfires.
Follow local fire restrictions. Check weather.gov/reno for
updates and livingwithfire.info for preparedness tips.

&&

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Cheyenne WY
208 PM MDT Tue Oct 17 2017

...Critical Fire Conditions Once Again This Afternoon And Possibly
Continuing Over The South Laramie Range On Wednesday...

WYZ309-180615-
/O.NEW.KCYS.FW.A.0011.171018T1800Z-171019T0000Z/
/O.CON.KCYS.FW.W.0022.000000T0000Z-171018T0000Z/
South Laramie Range/Medicine Bow NF-
208 PM MDT Tue Oct 17 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MDT THIS EVENING
FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 309...
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON FOR GUSTY
WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 309...

The National Weather Service in Cheyenne has issued a Fire
Weather Watch, which is in effect Wednesday afternoon.

* WIND...West winds 20 mph with gusts to 30 mph.

* HUMIDITY...10 to 12 percent.

* THUNDERSTORMS...None.

* IMPACTS...Any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
  Outdoor burning is not recommended.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Red Flag Warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now....or will shortly. A combination of
gusty winds...low relative humidity...and warm temperatures can
contribute to extreme fire behavior.

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
may develop. Listen for later forecasts and possible Red Flag
Warnings.

&&

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Duluth MN
302 PM CDT Tue Oct 17 2017

...CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE POSSIBLE FOR PORTIONS OF
NORTHEAST MINNESOTA...

.Strong west winds are forecast on Wednesday behind a sharp cold
front. Behind the front, dry and windy conditions may lead to
critical fire weather conditions across portions of northeast
Minnesota.

MNZ010-018-180415-
/O.NEW.KDLH.FW.A.0001.171018T1700Z-171019T0000Z/
Koochiching-North Itasca-
302 PM CDT Tue Oct 17 2017

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY VALUES FOR
PORTIONS OF NORTHERN MINNESOTA...

The National Weather Service in Duluth has issued a Fire Weather
Watch, which is in effect from Wednesday afternoon through
Wednesday evening.

* AFFECTED AREA...In Minnesota...Fire Weather Zones 010 and 018.

* TIMING...Early afternoon into the early evening.

* WINDS...West 15 to 20 mph with gusts of 25 to 30 mph.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...20 to 25 percent.

* TEMPERATURES...Highs in the low 60s.

* IMPACTS...Any fires that develop may spread quickly.

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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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Grand Forks ND
232 PM CDT Tue Oct 17 2017

MNZ001>009-013>017-022-023-NDZ006>008-014>016-024-026>030-038-039-
054-190000-
/O.NEW.KFGF.FW.A.0002.171018T1800Z-171019T0000Z/
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-Towner-Cavalier-Pembina-Benson-Ramsey-
Eastern Walsh County-Eddy-Nelson-Grand Forks-Griggs-Steele-Traill-
Barnes-Cass-Western Walsh County-
232 PM CDT Tue Oct 17 2017

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITIES FOR PORTIONS
OF EASTERN NORTH DAKOTA AND NORTHWEST MINNESOTA...

The National Weather Service in Grand Forks has issued a Fire
Weather Watch, which is in effect from Wednesday afternoon
through Wednesday evening.

* AFFECTED AREA...In Minnesota...Fire Weather Zones 001...002...
  003...004...005...006...007...008...009...013...014...015...
  016... 017...022 and 023. In North Dakota...Fire Weather Zones
  006... 007...008...014...015...016...024...026...027...028...
  029...030... 038...039 and 054.

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

* TIMING...Early afternoon into the early evening.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...15 to 25 percent.

* TEMPERATURES...In the upper 50s.

* IMPACTS...Any fires that develop may spread quickly.

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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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Great Falls MT
124 PM MDT Tue Oct 17 2017

MTZ113-115-117-180100-
/O.NEW.KTFX.FW.A.0016.171019T1700Z-171020T0100Z/
/O.CON.KTFX.FW.W.0023.000000T0000Z-171018T0100Z/
Hill and Blaine Counties-Chouteau and Fergus Counties-
Central and Eastern Lewis and Clark National Forest Areas-
124 PM MDT Tue Oct 17 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT
UNTIL 7 PM MDT THIS EVENING...
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT
FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Great Falls has issued a Fire
Weather Watch, which is in effect from Thursday morning through
Thursday evening. A Red Flag Warning continues until 7 PM this
evening.

* IMPACTS: Low Humidities...Unseasonably Warm Temperatures...and
  Strong Gusty Winds will create erratic fire behavior and an
  increased risk of new fire starts. In addition strong winds could
  lead to power line arching and damage...resulting in an increased
  risk of new fire starts.

* AFFECTED AREA:
  In North Central Montana, Fire Weather Zones 113, 115 and 117.

* COUNTIES AFFECTED:
  In Central Montana, Cascade, Fergus, Judith Basin, Meagher.
  In North Central Montana, Blaine, Chouteau, Hill.

* WIND: Southwest 25 to 35 mph...with gusts up to 60 mph.

* HUMIDITY: As low as 13 percent.

* TEMPERATURES: In the upper 60s to lower 70s.

* Another period of warm temperatures...low humidity and gusty
  winds is expected on Thursday. Thus a fire weather watch has been
  issued for Thursday.

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.

Please advise the appropriate officials or fire crews in these
areas of this Red Flag Warning.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Bismarck ND
149 PM CDT Tue Oct 17 2017

...CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE POSSIBLE FOR NORTHERN AND
MOST OF CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA WEDNESDAY...

.Strong west to northwest winds are forecast on Wednesday behind
a strong cold front. Sustained winds around 30 mph with gusts to
45 mph are forecast. Afternoon relative humidity will fall to near
20 percent. While high temperatures will only be in the 50s, dry
and windy conditions may lead to critical fire weather conditions
across northern and much of central North Dakota.

NDZ001>005-009>013-021>023-025-035>037-180300-
/O.NEW.KBIS.FW.A.0009.171018T1800Z-171019T0000Z/
Divide-Burke-Renville-Bottineau-Rolette-Williams-Mountrail-Ward-
McHenry-Pierce-McLean-Sheridan-Wells-Foster-Burleigh-Kidder-
Stutsman-
149 PM CDT Tue Oct 17 2017

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR
FIRE WEATHER ZONES 001, 002, 003, 004, 005, 009, 010, 011, 012,
013, 021, 022, 023, 025, 035, 036, AND 037...

The National Weather Service in Bismarck has issued a Fire
Weather Watch, which is in effect from Wednesday afternoon
through Wednesday evening.

* AFFECTED AREA...Fire weather zones 001, 002, 003, 004, 005,
  009, 010, 011, 012, 013, 021, 022, 023, 025, 035, 036, and
  037.

* WIND...West to northwest winds sustained around 30 mph, with
  gusts to 45 mph.


* HUMIDITY...20 to 25 percent.

* TEMPERATURES...Highs in the 50s.

* IMPACTS...Any fires that develop may spread rapidly. Refer to
  your county or tribal emergency management or law enforcement
  for fire restrictions.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are possible. Listen for later forecasts and possible Red Flag
Warnings.

&&

$$

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