Badlands National Park, SD

3:41 PM MDT on August 23, 2016 (GMT -0600)
Cactus Flat | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Fire Weather Warning

Elev 2530 ft 43.81 °N, 101.89 °W | Updated 15 seconds ago

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83.5 °F
Feels Like 81 °F
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19.2
Wind Variable Wind from North
Gusts 22.4 mph

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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.77 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 81 °F
Dew Point 26 °F
Humidity 12%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:01 AM 7:37 PM
Waning Gibbous, 64% visible
METAR KPHP 232055Z AUTO 33023G29KT 10SM CLR 30/02 A2985 RMK AO2 PK WND 34029/2047 SLP081 T03000017 51019
Pressure 29.77 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 81 °F
Dew Point 26 °F
Humidity 12%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:01 AM 7:37 PM
Waning Gibbous, 64% visible
METAR KPHP 232055Z AUTO 33023G29KT 10SM CLR 30/02 A2985 RMK AO2 PK WND 34029/2047 SLP081 T03000017 51019

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Fire Weather Warning
Issued: 12:46 PM MDT Aug. 23, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Red flag warning remains in effect until 7 PM MDT this evening
for gusty winds and low relative humidity for fire weather zones
261... 264... 265 and 266...

* affected area... fire weather zones 261... 264... 265 and 266.

* Winds... northwest 20 to 30 mph with higher gusts.

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

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

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.