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Red Flag Warning
Issued: 10:24 AM Feb. 26, 2024 – National Weather Service
...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM MST
THIS EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE
WEATHER ZONES 315, 323, AND 329...

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 11 AM this morning to 6 PM MST this evening.

* AFFECTED AREA...Fire Weather Zones 315 Southern Campbell, 323
Northern Foot Hills and 329 West Central Plains.

* WINDS...West 15 to 30 mph with gusts up to 45 mph.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...As low as 15 percent.

* IMPACTS...The combination of gusty winds and low relative
humidity will produce critical fire weather conditions.

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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Winter Weather Advisory
Issued: 9:40 AM Feb. 26, 2024 – National Weather Service
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING TO
11 AM MST TUESDAY...

* WHAT...Snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 1 to 4
inches. Winds gusting as high as 45 mph.

* WHERE...The Northern Foot Hills and the Sturgis/Piedmont Foot
Hills.

* WHEN...From 9 PM this evening to 11 AM MST Tuesday.

* IMPACTS...Plan on slippery road conditions. Areas of blowing
snow could significantly reduce visibility.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Slow down and use caution while traveling.

Road conditions are available on your smartphone from the
5 1 1 app for your state.

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