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Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch

Statement as of 3:25 PM CDT on March 31, 2015

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on April 01, 2015


... Red flag warning in effect from 11 am to 10 PM CDT Wednesday
for for gusty winds... low humidity... and dry vegetation for all of
western and central North Dakota...

The National Weather Service in Bismarck has issued a red flag
warning for all of western and central North Dakota... which is in
effect from 11 am to 10 PM CDT Wednesday. This replaces the Fire
Weather Watch.

* 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
034 Morton... fire weather zone 035 Burleigh... fire weather
zone 036 Kidder... fire weather zone 037 Stutsman... fire
weather zone 046 Emmons... fire weather zone 047 Logan... fire
weather zone 048 La Moure... fire weather zone 050 McIntosh and
fire weather zone 051 Dickey.

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

* Timing... Wednesday and Wednesday evening.

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

* Temperatures... around 60.

* Impacts... any fires could spread rapidly and show erratic
behavior. Dangerous burning conditions may be possible.

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.





313 PM CDT Tue Mar 31 2015

... Fire Weather Watch in effect from Wednesday afternoon through
Wednesday evening for strong winds... low humidity... and dry fuels
for the Devils Lake basin into parts of southeastern North Dakota...

The National Weather Service in Grand Forks has issued a Fire
Weather Watch for strong winds... low humidity... and dry fuels... which
is in effect from Wednesday afternoon through Wednesday evening.

* Affected area... in North Dakota... fire weather zones 006...
007... 014... 015... 024... 026... 028... 038... 049... 052 and 054.

* Winds... becoming west and increasing to 20 to 25 mph with gusts
up to 35 mph.

* Timing... noon to 7 PM.

* Relative humidity... as low as 25 percent.

* Temperatures... upper 50s to mid 60s Wednesday afternoon.

* Impacts... extreme fire behavior possible. Any fires may spread
rapidly.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible
red flag warnings.




Record Report

Statement as of 4:25 PM CDT on March 31, 2015


... Record high temperature set at Bismarck ND...

A preliminary record high temperature of 75 degrees was set at
Bismarck ND today. This ties the old record of 75 set in 2012.



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