Great Falls, MT

5:16 AM MDT on August 23, 2017 (GMT -0600)
Spicer's | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Fire Weather Warning

Elev 3323 ft 47.51 °N, 111.32 °W | Updated 12 minutes ago

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52.6 °F
Feels Like 52.6 °F
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0.0
Wind Variable Wind from SSW

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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.92 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Dew Point 37 °F
Humidity 56%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:32 AM 8:22 PM
Waxing Crescent, 4% visible
METAR KGTF 231053Z 26005KT 10SM CLR 16/01 A3002 RMK AO2 SLP132 T01560006
Pressure 29.92 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Dew Point 37 °F
Humidity 56%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:32 AM 8:22 PM
Waxing Crescent, 4% visible
METAR KGTF 231053Z 26005KT 10SM CLR 16/01 A3002 RMK AO2 SLP132 T01560006

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Fire Weather Warning
Issued: 3:55 AM MDT Aug. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Red flag warning in effect from noon today to 9 PM MDT this
evening...

The National Weather Service in Great Falls has issued a red flag
warning, which is in effect from noon today to 9 PM MDT this
evening. This warning replaces the Fire Weather Watch that was
previously in effect.

* Impacts: low humidities and gusty winds will create erratic fire
behavior and an increased risk of new fire starts.

* Affected area:
in north central Montana, fire weather zone 117.

* Counties affected:
in central Montana, Cascade, Fergus, Judith Basin, Meagher.

* Wind: west 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.

* Humidity: as low as 10 percent.

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.

Please advise the appropriate officials or fire crews in these
areas of this red flag warning.



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