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Montana, West Glacier Region

Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 9:55 PM MDT on August 18, 2017

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on August 19, 2017


... Red flag warning remains in effect until 6 am MDT Saturday...

* impacts: low humidities and gusty winds will create erratic fire
behavior. Humidity recovery will remain poor tonight with
improvement expected Saturday morning as a Canadian cold front
brings a wind shift to the north along with improving humidity.

* Affected area:
in north central Montana fire zones... 112... 113... 114... 115
                                        117.
In southwest Montana fire zones... 116... 118.

* Counties affected:
in central Montana, Cascade, Fergus, Judith Basin
                       Lewis And Clark, Meagher.
In north central Montana, Blaine, Chouteau, Glacier, hill
                             Liberty, Pondera, Teton, Toole.
In southwest Montana, Broadwater, Gallatin, Jefferson.

* Wind: west 5 to 15 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.

* Humidity: remaining around 20 to 30 percent through tonight.

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.



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