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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Glasgow MT
118 PM MST Fri Mar 5 2021

...Approaching Cold Front Increasing Wind and Lowering
Humidity...

.A south wind will increase and humidity will lower ahead of a
cold front Saturday afternoon possibly creating a critical fire
weather condition.

MTZ136-137-061200-
/O.NEW.KGGW.FW.A.0001.210306T2100Z-210307T0300Z/
The Lower Missouri River Breaks including the Charles M Russell
National Wildlife Refuge-
Southern Petroleum and Southern Garfield Counties-
118 PM MST Fri Mar 5 2021

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING FOR Low Humidity and Strong Winds FOR FIRE
WEATHER ZONES 136 AND 137...

The National Weather Service in Glasgow has issued a Fire Weather
Watch for Low Humidity and Strong Winds, which is in effect from
Saturday afternoon through Saturday evening.

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

* TIMING...Saturday afternoon and evening (2 pm-8 pm)

* WINDS...South 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...As low as 22 percent.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$

http://www.weather.gov/glasgow

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Glasgow MT
118 PM MST Fri Mar 5 2021

...Approaching Cold Front Increasing Wind and Lowering
Humidity...

.A south wind will increase and humidity will lower ahead of a
cold front Saturday afternoon possibly creating a critical fire
weather condition.

MTZ122-061200-
/O.NEW.KGGW.FW.A.0001.210306T1900Z-210307T0100Z/
Dawson/McCone/Prairie/Richland/Wibaux Counties-
118 PM MST Fri Mar 5 2021

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT SATURDAY AFTERNOON FOR Low
Humidity and Strong Winds FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 122...

The National Weather Service in Glasgow has issued a Fire Weather
Watch for Low Humidity and Strong Winds, which is in effect
Saturday afternoon.

* AFFECTED AREA...Fire Weather Zone 122.

* TIMING...Saturday afternoon (noon to 6 pm).

* WINDS...South 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...As low as 25 percent.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Bismarck ND
131 PM CST Fri Mar 5 2021

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING ACROSS
PORTIONS OF WESTERN AND SOUTH CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA...

.On Saturday...southerly winds around 25 mph with gusts to 40 mph
are expected with relative humidity falling to near 15 percent by
the late afternoon hours. Combined with dry grasslands...this
could result in Critical Fire Weather Conditions.

NDZ017>020-031>034-040>045-060745-
/O.NEW.KBIS.FW.A.0001.210306T1800Z-210307T0100Z/
McKenzie-Dunn-Mercer-Oliver-Golden Valley-Billings-Stark-Morton-
Slope-Hettinger-Grant-Bowman-Adams-Sioux-
131 PM CST Fri Mar 5 2021 /1231 PM MST Fri Mar 5 2021/

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
EARLY SATURDAY EVENING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR
PORTIONS OF WESTERN AND SOUTH CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA...

The National Weather Service in Bismarck has issued a Fire
Weather Watch for wind and low relative humidity, which is in
effect from Saturday afternoon through early Saturday evening.

* WINDS...Southeast around 25 mph with gusts up to 40 mph.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...As low as 17 percent.

* AFFECTED AREA...Portions of western and south central North
  Dakota.

* IMPACTS...Any fires that ignite could spread rapidly and become
  difficult to control or suppress.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Hastings NE
320 AM CST Fri Mar 5 2021


NEZ060-072-082-052100-
/O.NEW.KGID.FW.A.0003.210306T1800Z-210307T0100Z/
Dawson-Gosper-Furnas-
320 AM CST Fri Mar 5 2021

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE
WEATHER ZONES 060, 072 AND 082...

The National Weather Service in Hastings has issued a Fire
Weather Watch for wind and low relative humidity, which is in
effect from Saturday afternoon through Saturday evening.

* AFFECTED AREA...In Nebraska, Fire Weather Zone 060 Dawson,
  Fire Weather Zone 072 Gosper and Fire Weather Zone 082 Furnas.

* WINDS...South 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.

* TIMING...Saturday from noon until 7 pm.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...As low as 18 percent.

* IMPACTS...Any fires that develop may be difficult to control.
  Outdoor burning is not recommended. Use extreme caution if
  engaging in activities that could start a fire.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Goodland KS
142 AM MST Fri Mar 5 2021

...NEAR CRITICAL TO CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE POSSIBLE
IN SOUTHWESTERN NEBRASKA AND YUMA COUNTY IN COLORADO ON SATURDAY
AFTERNOON...

COZ252-NEZ079>081-060000-
/O.NEW.KGLD.FW.A.0003.210306T1800Z-210307T0100Z/
Yuma-Dundy-Hitchcock-Red Willow-
142 AM MST Fri Mar 5 2021 /242 AM CST Fri Mar 5 2021/

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH
SATURDAY AFTERNOON FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE
WEATHER ZONES 079...080...081 AND 252...

The National Weather Service in Goodland has issued a Fire
Weather Watch for wind and low relative humidity, which is in
effect for Saturday afternoon.

* Affected Area...In Colorado...Fire Weather Zone 252 Yuma. In
  Nebraska...Fire Weather Zone 079 Dundy...Fire Weather Zone 080
  Hitchcock and Fire Weather Zone 081 Red Willow.

* Winds...South 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 40 mph.

* Relative Humidity...As low as 13 percent.

* Impacts...Any fires that start may have extreme fire behavior
  and spread rapidly. Outdoor burning is not advised.

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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