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Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 1:23 PM MDT on August 29, 2015

Expires 11:00 PM EDT on August 29, 2015


... Red flag warning remains in effect until 9 PM MDT this evening
for gusty wind... low humidity... hot temperatures... and a Haines
index of 6...

* wind... becoming southwest 10 to 15 mph with occasional gusts
to25 mph early this afternoon in basins and sheltered areas.
Elsewhere... widespread southwest wind increasing to 15 to 25
mph with gusts around 35 mph after 1500.

* Maximum temperatures... 93 to 98... 86 to 91 mountains.

* Humidity... 7 to 15 percent.

* Haines index... 6

* impacts... any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
Outdoor burning is not recommended and campfires need to be
out cold.

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 will
create extreme fire behavior.





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