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Note:  Be sure to pay close attention to the date and time of each warning.    
This document contains all warnings in the state so please read the
complete document.
 
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WWUS85 KBYZ 030304
RFWBYZ

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
904 PM MDT FRI SEP 2 2016

MTZ123.131-WYZ274-284-030415-
/O.CAN.KBYZ.FW.W.0007.000000T0000Z-160903T0600Z/
GALLATIN NATIONAL FOREST-WHEATLAND COUNTY/SWEET GRASS COUNTY-
STILLWATER COUNTY-BEARTOOTH RANGER DISTRICT CUSTER NATIONAL FOREST-
GOLDEN VALLEY COUNTY/MUSSELSHELL COUNTY-YELLOWSTONE COUNTY-
CROW INDIAN RESERVATION/BIGHORN CANYON REC AREA-
NORTHERN ROSEBUD/NORTHERN TREASURE COUNTIES-
NORTHERN CHEYENNE INDIAN RESERVATION/ASHLAND RANGER DISTRICT
CUSTER NATL FOREST-SHERIDAN COUNTY-BIGHORN NATIONAL FOREST-
904 PM MDT FRI SEP 2 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BILLINGS HAS CANCELLED THE RED
FLAG WARNING.

COLD FRONT IS CURRENTLY CROSSING THE REGION THIS EVENING. ALTHOUGH
GUSTY NORTH WINDS CAN BE EXPECTED WITH THE FRONTAL PASSAGE...RELATIVE
HUMIDITY VALUES HAVE RISEN INTO THE 30 PERCENT RANGE OR GREATER FOR
MOST LOCATIONS. AS SUCH...HAVE CANCELLED THE RED FLAG WARNING.

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HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/BILLINGS


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WWUS85 KGGW 030316
RFWGGW

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GLASGOW MT
916 PM MDT FRI SEP 2 2016

MTZ136-137-030430-
/O.CAN.KGGW.FW.W.0001.000000T0000Z-160903T0600Z/
THE LOWER MISSOURI RIVER BREAKS INCLUDING THE CHARLES M RUSSELL
NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE-
SOUTHERN PETROLEUM AND SOUTHERN GARFIELD COUNTIES-
916 PM MDT FRI SEP 2 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GLASGOW HAS CANCELLED THE RED FLAG
WARNING.

TEMPERATURES ARE FALLING THIS EVENING ALLOWING FOR RECOVERING
RELATIVE HUMIDITY READINGS. THUNDERSTORMS HAVE ALSO EXITED THE
WARNING AREA AND THUS THE RISK FOR LIGHTNING HAS ALSO DIMINISHED.
THEREFORE THE RED FLAG WARNING IS CANCELLED.

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HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/GLASGOW


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WWUS85 KMSO 030211
RFWMSO

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MISSOULA MT
811 PM MDT FRI SEP 2 2016

MTZ111-030315-
/O.CAN.KMSO.FW.W.0010.000000T0000Z-160903T0300Z/
EAST BEAVERHEAD-
811 PM MDT FRI SEP 2 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MISSOULA HAS CANCELLED THE RED
FLAG WARNING. 

THE RELATIVE HUMIDITY HAS BEEN STEADILY INCREASING THIS EVENING AS
THE COLD FRONT PUSHES THROUGH. THE WINDS WILL BE DIMINISHING AFTER
MIDNIGHT.

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WWUS85 KTFX 022346
RFWTFX

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
546 PM MDT FRI SEP 2 2016

MTZ115-117-118-030100-
/O.EXP.KTFX.FW.W.0005.000000T0000Z-160903T0000Z/
CHOUTEAU AND FERGUS COUNTIES-
CENTRAL AND EASTERN LEWIS AND CLARK NATIONAL FOREST AREAS-
HELENA AND TOWNSEND RANGER DISTRICTS OF THE HELENA NATIONAL
FOREST-
546 PM MDT FRI SEP 2 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING WILL EXPIRE AT 6 PM MDT THIS EVENING FOR LOW
HUMIDITY AND GUSTY WINDS FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 115...117 AND
118...

RELATIVE HUMIDITIES HAVE BEEN RISING AND WINDS HAVE DIMINISHED.
THUS THE RED FLAG WARNING FOR LOW HUMIDITY AND GUSTY WINDS HAS
BEEN ALLOWED TO EXPIRE.


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