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WWUS85 KBYZ 050314

RFWBYZ



URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE

National Weather Service Billings MT

914 PM MDT Wed Sep 4 2019



MTZ123.129-WYZ274-050415-

/O.CAN.KBYZ.FW.W.0001.000000T0000Z-190905T0600Z/

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-Sheridan County-

914 PM MDT Wed Sep 4 2019



...RED FLAG WARNING IS CANCELLED...



The National Weather Service in Billings has cancelled the Red

Flag Warning.



Humidities are rising this evening as temperatures cool, and winds

are not as gusty. Expect light winds and a modest RH recovery

tonight.



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http://weather.gov/Billings



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WWUS85 KMSO 050158

RFWMSO



URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE

National Weather Service Missoula MT

758 PM MDT Wed Sep 4 2019



MTZ110-111-050300-

/O.EXP.KMSO.FW.W.0007.000000T0000Z-190905T0200Z/

Deerlodge/West Beaverhead-East Beaverhead-

758 PM MDT Wed Sep 4 2019



...RED FLAG WARNING WILL EXPIRE AT 8 PM MDT THIS EVENING...



* Winds will continue to decrease along with an increase in RH

  throughout this evening.





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WWUS85 KTFX 050148

RFWTFX



URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE

National Weather Service Great Falls MT

748 PM MDT Wed Sep 4 2019



MTZ112.118-050300-

/O.EXP.KTFX.FW.W.0008.000000T0000Z-190905T0200Z/

Eastern Glacier/Toole/Central/Eastern Pondera/Liberty-

Hill and Blaine Counties-

Lewis and Clark National Forest Rocky Mountain District-

Rocky Mountain Front-Chouteau and Fergus Counties-

Lincoln Ranger District of the Helena National Forest-

Central and Eastern Lewis and Clark National Forest Areas-

Helena and Townsend Ranger Districts of the Helena National Forest-

748 PM MDT Wed Sep 4 2019



...RED FLAG WARNING WILL EXPIRE AT 8 PM MDT THIS EVENING FOR FIRE 

WEATHER ZONES 112, 113, 114, 115, 116, 117, AND 118...



Gusty west to northwest winds will continue to diminish through 

the rest of this evening while turning more northerly by midnight. 

Relative humidity will be slow to recover and will remain very low 

in the teens through this evening. While valley locations should 

see better humidity recovery after midnight, mid-slope and ridgetop

locations will likely only see poor humidity recovery by Thursday 

morning.



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http://www.weather.gov/greatfalls



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