343  
WWUS85 KGGW 232100  
RFWGGW  
 
URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GLASGOW MT  
300 PM MDT MON OCT 23 2017  
 
MTZ122-135>137-241200-  
/O.NEW.KGGW.FW.A.0009.171025T1800Z-171026T0600Z/  
DAWSON/MCCONE/PRAIRIE/RICHLAND/WIBAUX COUNTIES-THE LITTLE ROCKIES-  
THE LOWER MISSOURI RIVER BREAKS INCLUDING THE CHARLES M RUSSELL  
NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE-  
SOUTHERN PETROLEUM AND SOUTHERN GARFIELD COUNTIES-  
300 PM MDT MON OCT 23 2017  
 
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH  
WEDNESDAY EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR  
FIRE WEATHER ZONES 122...135...136 AND 137...  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GLASGOW HAS ISSUED A FIRE WEATHER  
WATCH FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY, WHICH IS IN  
EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING.  
 
* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONES 122...135...136 AND 137.  
 
* WINDS...NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.  
 
* TIMING...THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING.  
 
* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 19 PERCENT.  
 
* TEMPERATURES...IN THE UPPER 50S.  
 
* IMPACTS...STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVELY HUMIDITY MAY LEAD TO  
ERRATIC FIRE BEHAVIOR.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
PLEASE ADVISE THE APPROPRIATE OFFICIALS OR FIRE CREWS IN THESE  
AREAS OF THIS FIRE WEATHER WATCH.  
 

 
 

 
 
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