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South Dakota, Rapid City

Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 4:57 AM MDT on July 23, 2016

Expires 11:00 PM EDT on July 23, 2016


... Red flag warning in effect from noon today to 9 PM MDT this
evening for gusty winds and low relative humidity for fire
weather zones 259... 260... 261... 262... 264... 297... 298 and 299...

The National Weather Service in Rapid City has issued a red flag
warning for gusty winds and low relative humidity... which is in
effect from noon today to 9 PM MDT this evening. The Fire Weather
Watch is no longer in effect.

* Affected area... fire weather zones 259... 260... 261... 262...
264... 297... 298 and 299.

* Winds... northwest 15 to 30 mph with gusts to 45 mph.

* Relative humidity... as low as 15 percent.

* Impacts... the combination of dry fuels... gusty winds... and low
relative humidity may create weather conditions favorable for
explosive fire growth.

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.






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