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12:53 PM MDT on March 28, 2015 (GMT -0600)
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Elevation: 3278 ft
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Elev 3278 ft 44.15 °N, 103.10 °W | Updated 55 minutes ago

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Wind Variable Wind from South
Gusts 23 mph

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Waxing Gibbous, 64% visible
Pressure 29.75 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Dew Point 35 °F
Humidity 26%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 7 out of 12
Pollen 8.00 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Not available.
METAR KRCA 281758Z AUTO 18015G20KT 10SM CLR 22/02 A2978 RMK AO2 SLP075 T02230016 10223 20045 57026 $

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Pressure 29.75 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Dew Point 35 °F
Humidity 26%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 7 out of 12
Pollen 8.00 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Not available.
METAR KRCA 281758Z AUTO 18015G20KT 10SM CLR 22/02 A2978 RMK AO2 SLP075 T02230016 10223 20045 57026 $

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Fire Weather Warning
Statement as of 3:25 AM MDT on March 28, 2015

... Red flag warning remains in effect from noon today to 9 PM MDT
this evening for gusty winds... very low relative humidity
values... and a cold frontal passage for fire weather zones 259...
262... 263... 264... 297 and 298...

A red flag warning remains in effect from noon today to 9 PM MDT
this evening.

* Affected area... fire weather zone 259 southern Campbell... fire
weather zone 260 northern Black Hills... fire weather zone 261
northwestern South Dakota plains... fire weather zone 262
southern Black Hills... fire weather zone 263 southwestern
South Dakota... fire weather zone 264 badlands area... fire
weather zone 297 northern Campbell... fire weather zone 298
lower elevations of Crook and Weston counties and fire weather
zone 299 Wyoming Black Hills.

* Winds... west winds 20 to 30 mph this afternoon... becoming
northwest 30 to 40 mph with gusts near 60 mph late this
afternoon and evening.

* Timing... Saturday afternoon and evening.

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

* Temperatures... highs in the 70s to low 80s.

* Lightning... isolated thunderstorms are possible late this
afternoon into early evening.

* Impacts... wildfires can spread quickly.

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.