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Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 5:49 PM MDT on April 01, 2015

Expires 11:00 PM EDT on April 01, 2015


... Red flag warning remains in effect until 10 PM CDT /9 PM MDT/
this evening for for gusty winds... low humidity... and dry
vegetation for most of North Dakota...

* affected area... fire weather zone 001 Divide... fire weather
zone 002 Burke... fire weather zone 003 Renville... fire weather
zone 004 Bottineau... fire weather zone 005 Rolette... fire
weather zone 009 Williams... fire weather zone 010 Mountrail...
fire weather zone 011 Ward... fire weather zone 012 McHenry...
fire weather zone 013 Pierce... fire weather zone 017
McKenzie... fire weather zone 018 Dunn... fire weather zone 019
Mercer... fire weather zone 020 Oliver... fire weather zone 021
McLean... fire weather zone 022 Sheridan... fire weather zone
023 Wells... fire weather zone 025 Foster... fire weather zone
031 Golden Valley... fire weather zone 032 Billings... fire
weather zone 033 Stark... fire weather zone 034 Morton... fire
weather zone 035 Burleigh... fire weather zone 036 Kidder...
fire weather zone 037 Stutsman... fire weather zone 047
Logan... fire weather zone 048 La Moure... fire weather zone
050 McIntosh and fire weather zone 051 Dickey.

* Winds... west 20 to 35 mph with gusts up to 45 mph.

* Timing... into this evening.

* Relative humidity... as low as 20 percent.

* Temperatures... mid 50s to the mid 60s.

* Impacts... any fires could spread rapidly and show erratic
behavior. Dangerous burning conditions will exist.

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.




Public Information Statement

Statement as of 7:53 PM CDT on April 01, 2015



... Here are some of the higher wind reports over the past 12 hours
across western and central North Dakota...

Location speed time/date
Sand Creek 53 mph 0630 PM 04/01
Garrison 51 mph 0339 PM 04/01
1 S center 50 mph 1048 am 04/01
Dickinson Municipal Airport 49 mph 0116 PM 04/01
Hettinger Municipal Airport 48 mph 0314 PM 04/01
8 NNE Selfridge 47 mph 1225 PM 04/01
1 ENE beach 46 mph 1115 am 04/01
Jamestown Airport (kjms) 46 mph 0128 PM 04/01
5 SSW Bowman 46 mph 0310 PM 04/01
3 E Moffit 46 mph 0347 PM 04/01
Oakes Airport (k2d5) 45 mph 0415 PM 04/01
Carrington Airport (k46d) 45 mph 0615 PM 04/01
Bismarck, ND 45 mph 1144 am 04/01
Glen Ullin rgnl 45 mph 0235 PM 04/01
Minot Air Force base 45 mph 0310 PM 04/01
2 NNE Fryburg 45 mph 0100 PM 04/01
Wishek 9 W 45 mph 1211 PM 04/01
6 N Bismarck 44 mph 0300 PM 04/01
2 ESE Tioga 44 mph 0355 PM 04/01
2 E Hazen 44 mph 0415 PM 04/01
4 S Mandan 44 mph 1055 am 04/01
Harvey Airport (k5h4) 43 mph 0315 PM 04/01
3 SSW Linton 43 mph 0155 PM 04/01
7 NE Crown Butte Lake 43 mph 0234 PM 04/01
Minot International Airport 43 mph 0447 PM 04/01
Coleharbor 43 mph 0430 PM 04/01
1 ENE Denhoff 43 mph 0530 PM 04/01
Belcourt 4 SW 42 mph 0722 PM 04/01
Cathay 2 NNW 41 mph 0501 PM 04/01
1 NNW Crosby 40 mph 0355 PM 04/01
7 NNE Snowden 40 mph 1248 PM 04/01
2 W ray 40 mph 0210 PM 04/01
Watford City 40 mph 0349 PM 04/01

Observations are collected from a variety of sources with varying
equipment and exposure. Not all data listed are considered official.


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