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Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch

Statement as of 1:06 PM MDT on May 25, 2017

Expires 1:00 AM EDT on May 27, 2017


... Red flag warning remains in effect until midnight CDT /11 PM
MDT/ tonight for relative humidity of 15% or less, 20' winds of
20 mph or more, and very high to extreme fire danger...
... Fire Weather Watch remains in effect from Friday morning
through Friday evening for relative humidity of 15% or less,
20' winds of 20 mph or more, and very high to extreme fire
danger...

* wind... this afternoon and evening... above 5000 feet, west 30 to
40 mph with higher gusts. Below 5000 feet, west 25 to 35 mph
with higher gusts. Friday... above 5000 feet, west 30 to 40 mph.
Below 5000 feet, southwest to west 20 to 35 mph.

* Humidity... this afternoon and evening... 4% to 11%. Friday... 6%
to 14%.

* Fire danger... very high to extreme.

* 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 strong
winds, low relative humidity and warm temperatures can contribute
to dangerous fire behavior.

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible
red flag warnings.






206 PM CDT Thu may 25 2017 /106 PM MDT Thu may 25 2017/

... Red flag warning remains in effect until midnight CDT /11 PM
MDT/ tonight for relative humidity of 15% or less, 20' winds of
20 mph or more, and very high to extreme fire danger...
... Fire Weather Watch remains in effect from Friday morning
through Friday evening for relative humidity of 15% or less,
20' winds of 20 mph or more, and very high to extreme fire
danger...

* wind... this afternoon and evening... above 5000 feet, west 30 to
40 mph with higher gusts. Below 5000 feet, west 25 to 35 mph
with higher gusts. Friday... above 5000 feet, west 30 to 40 mph.
Below 5000 feet, southwest to west 20 to 35 mph.

* Humidity... this afternoon and evening... 4% to 11%. Friday... 6%
to 14%.

* Fire danger... very high to extreme.

* 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 strong
winds, low relative humidity and warm temperatures can contribute
to dangerous fire behavior.

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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