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WWUS83 KUNR 272030
RFWUNR

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
230 PM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 259...260...261...262...
263...264...297...298...AND 299...

.WARM AND DRY WEATHER IS EXPECTED ACROSS THE REGION ON SATURDAY.
HIGHS WILL BE IN THE 70S TO AROUND 80...WITH MINIMUM RELATIVE
HUMIDITY VALUES NEAR 15 PERCENT. WEST WINDS WILL BE 20 TO 30 MPH
WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL ALSO MOVE
THROUGH THE AREA SATURDAY EVENING. WINDS WILL SHIFT TO THE
NORTHWEST BEHIND THE FRONT AND MAY GUST IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH. SOME
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE WITH THE FRONT. THE
COMBINATION OF DRY FUELS...GUSTY WINDS...A FRONTAL
PASSAGE...POSSIBLE LIGHTNING...AND DRY RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES
WILL RESULT IN CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS.

SDZ262>264-WYZ259-297-298-281200-
/O.UPG.KUNR.FW.A.0004.150328T1800Z-150329T0300Z/
/O.NEW.KUNR.FW.W.0004.150328T1800Z-150329T0300Z/
SOUTHERN BLACK HILLS-SOUTHWESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA-BADLANDS AREA-
SOUTHERN CAMPBELL-NORTHERN CAMPBELL-
LOWER ELEVATIONS OF CROOK AND WESTON COUNTIES-
230 PM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 9 PM MDT SATURDAY FOR
GUSTY WINDS...VERY LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES...AND A COLD
FRONTAL PASSAGE FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES
259...262...263...264...297 AND 298...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RAPID CITY HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING FOR GUSTY WINDS...VERY LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES...AND
A COLD FRONTAL PASSAGE...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 9 PM MDT
SATURDAY.

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 259 SOUTHERN CAMPBELL...FIRE
  WEATHER ZONE 262 SOUTHERN BLACK HILLS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 263
  SOUTHWESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 264 BADLANDS
  AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 297 NORTHERN CAMPBELL AND FIRE
  WEATHER ZONE 298 LOWER ELEVATIONS OF CROOK AND WESTON COUNTIES.

* WINDS...AFTERNOON WINDS WEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40
  MPH...BECOMING NORTHWEST IN THE EVENING 30 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS
  NEAR 60 MPH.

* TIMING...SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 15 PERCENT.

* TEMPERATURES...HIGHS IN THE 70S TO LOW 80S.

* LIGHTNING...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE VERY LATE
  SATURDAY AFTERNOON INTO EARLY EVENING.

* IMPACTS...WILDFIRES CAN SPREAD QUICKLY IN THE DEAD WINTER
  FUELS.

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.

&&

$$

SDZ260-261-WYZ299-281200-
/O.NEW.KUNR.FW.W.0004.150328T1800Z-150329T0300Z/
NORTHERN BLACK HILLS-NORTHWESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA PLAINS-
WYOMING BLACK HILLS-
230 PM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 9 PM MDT SATURDAY FOR
GUSTY WINDS...VERY LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES...AND A COLD
FRONTAL PASSAGE FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 260...261 AND 299...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RAPID CITY HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING FOR GUSTY WINDS...VERY LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES...AND A COLD
FRONTAL PASSAGE...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 9 PM MDT
SATURDAY.

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 260 NORTHERN BLACK HILLS...
  FIRE WEATHER ZONE 261 NORTHWESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA PLAINS AND
  FIRE WEATHER ZONE 299 WYOMING BLACK HILLS.

* WINDS...AFTERNOON WINDS WEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40
  MPH...BECOMING NORTHWEST IN THE EVENING 30 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS
  NEAR 60 MPH. WINDS IN THE BLACK HILLS WILL BE WEAKER BUT STILL
  GUSTY.

* TIMING...SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 15 PERCENT.

* TEMPERATURES...HIGHS IN THE MID 70S TO LOWER 80S ON THE
  PLAINS...60S TO LOWER 70S IN THE BLACK HILLS.

* LIGHTNING...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE VERY LATE
  SATURDAY AFTERNOON INTO EARLY EVENING.

* IMPACTS...WILDFIRES CAN SPREAD QUICKLY IN THE DEAD WINTER
  FUELS.

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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000
WWUS73 KUNR 272019
NPWUNR

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
219 PM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

.A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS NORTHEAST WYOMING AND
WESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA VERY LATE SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING.
STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS MAY OCCUR BEHIND THE FRONT.

SDZ001-002-012-025-WYZ054>058-071-280430-
/O.NEW.KUNR.HW.A.0001.150328T2200Z-150329T0600Z/
HARDING-PERKINS-BUTTE-NORTHERN FOOT HILLS-NORTHERN CAMPBELL-
SOUTHERN CAMPBELL-WESTERN CROOK-WYOMING BLACK HILLS-WESTON-
NORTHEASTERN CROOK-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BUFFALO...LEMMON...BISON...
BELLE FOURCHE...SPEARFISH...GILLETTE...WRIGHT...MOORCROFT...
HULETT...SUNDANCE...FOUR CORNERS...NEWCASTLE...COLONY
219 PM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RAPID CITY HAS ISSUED A HIGH WIND
WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING.

* TIMING...400 PM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH MIDNIGHT SATURDAY
  NIGHT.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 30 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 MPH.

* IMPACTS...THE HIGH WINDS CAN BLOW DOWN LARGE TREES...AND
  DAMAGE ROOFS...SMALL OUTBUILDINGS...AND SIGNS. SUDDEN WIND
  GUSTS CAN CAUSE DRIVERS TO LOSE CONTROL...ESPECIALLY IN
  LIGHTWEIGHT OR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. STRONG WINDS CAN CAUSE
  BLOWING DUST...REDUCED VISIBILITY...AND FLYING DEBRIS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WATCH MEANS 40 MPH WINDS...OR GUSTS OVER 60 MPH ARE
POSSIBLE...BUT THE TIMING OR AREA IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IF YOUR
ACTIVITIES ARE AFFECTED BY STRONG WINDS...MONITOR A LOCAL SOURCE
OF WEATHER INFORMATION FOR UPDATED FORECASTS. MOVE LIGHTWEIGHT
OBJECTS INDOORS BEFORE THE WINDS INCREASE SO THEY ARE NOT
DESTROYED OR CAUSE DAMAGE.

&&

$$

SDZ013-014-026-030>032-042>044-072>074-280430-
/O.NEW.KUNR.HW.A.0001.150329T0000Z-150329T0800Z/
NORTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-ZIEBACH-RAPID CITY-CUSTER CO PLAINS-
PENNINGTON CO PLAINS-HAAKON-SHANNON-JACKSON-BENNETT-
STURGIS/PIEDMONT FOOT HILLS-SOUTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-
HERMOSA FOOT HILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FAITH...DUPREE...RAPID CITY...FOLSOM...
WALL...PHILIP...PINE RIDGE...KYLE...KADOKA...MARTIN...STURGIS...
UNION CENTER...HERMOSA
219 PM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE
SATURDAY NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RAPID CITY HAS ISSUED A HIGH WIND
WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE
SATURDAY NIGHT.

* TIMING...600 PM SATURDAY THROUGH 200 AM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 30 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 MPH.

* IMPACTS...THE HIGH WINDS CAN BLOW DOWN LARGE TREES...AND
  DAMAGE ROOFS...SMALL OUTBUILDINGS...AND SIGNS. SUDDEN WIND
  GUSTS CAN CAUSE DRIVERS TO LOSE CONTROL...ESPECIALLY IN
  LIGHTWEIGHT OR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. STRONG WINDS CAN CAUSE
  BLOWING DUST...REDUCED VISIBILITY...AND FLYING DEBRIS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WATCH MEANS 40 MPH WINDS...OR GUSTS OVER 60 MPH ARE
POSSIBLE...BUT THE TIMING OR AREA IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IF YOUR
ACTIVITIES ARE AFFECTED BY STRONG WINDS...MONITOR A LOCAL SOURCE
OF WEATHER INFORMATION FOR UPDATED FORECASTS. MOVE LIGHTWEIGHT
OBJECTS INDOORS BEFORE THE WINDS INCREASE SO THEY ARE NOT
DESTROYED OR CAUSE DAMAGE.

&&

$$






000
WWUS73 KUNR 272019
NPWUNR

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
219 PM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

.A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS NORTHEAST WYOMING AND
WESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA VERY LATE SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING.
STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS MAY OCCUR BEHIND THE FRONT.

SDZ001-002-012-025-WYZ054>058-071-280430-
/O.NEW.KUNR.HW.A.0001.150328T2200Z-150329T0600Z/
HARDING-PERKINS-BUTTE-NORTHERN FOOT HILLS-NORTHERN CAMPBELL-
SOUTHERN CAMPBELL-WESTERN CROOK-WYOMING BLACK HILLS-WESTON-
NORTHEASTERN CROOK-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BUFFALO...LEMMON...BISON...
BELLE FOURCHE...SPEARFISH...GILLETTE...WRIGHT...MOORCROFT...
HULETT...SUNDANCE...FOUR CORNERS...NEWCASTLE...COLONY
219 PM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RAPID CITY HAS ISSUED A HIGH WIND
WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING.

* TIMING...400 PM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH MIDNIGHT SATURDAY
  NIGHT.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 30 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 MPH.

* IMPACTS...THE HIGH WINDS CAN BLOW DOWN LARGE TREES...AND
  DAMAGE ROOFS...SMALL OUTBUILDINGS...AND SIGNS. SUDDEN WIND
  GUSTS CAN CAUSE DRIVERS TO LOSE CONTROL...ESPECIALLY IN
  LIGHTWEIGHT OR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. STRONG WINDS CAN CAUSE
  BLOWING DUST...REDUCED VISIBILITY...AND FLYING DEBRIS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WATCH MEANS 40 MPH WINDS...OR GUSTS OVER 60 MPH ARE
POSSIBLE...BUT THE TIMING OR AREA IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IF YOUR
ACTIVITIES ARE AFFECTED BY STRONG WINDS...MONITOR A LOCAL SOURCE
OF WEATHER INFORMATION FOR UPDATED FORECASTS. MOVE LIGHTWEIGHT
OBJECTS INDOORS BEFORE THE WINDS INCREASE SO THEY ARE NOT
DESTROYED OR CAUSE DAMAGE.

&&

$$

SDZ013-014-026-030>032-042>044-072>074-280430-
/O.NEW.KUNR.HW.A.0001.150329T0000Z-150329T0800Z/
NORTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-ZIEBACH-RAPID CITY-CUSTER CO PLAINS-
PENNINGTON CO PLAINS-HAAKON-SHANNON-JACKSON-BENNETT-
STURGIS/PIEDMONT FOOT HILLS-SOUTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-
HERMOSA FOOT HILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FAITH...DUPREE...RAPID CITY...FOLSOM...
WALL...PHILIP...PINE RIDGE...KYLE...KADOKA...MARTIN...STURGIS...
UNION CENTER...HERMOSA
219 PM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE
SATURDAY NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RAPID CITY HAS ISSUED A HIGH WIND
WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE
SATURDAY NIGHT.

* TIMING...600 PM SATURDAY THROUGH 200 AM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 30 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 MPH.

* IMPACTS...THE HIGH WINDS CAN BLOW DOWN LARGE TREES...AND
  DAMAGE ROOFS...SMALL OUTBUILDINGS...AND SIGNS. SUDDEN WIND
  GUSTS CAN CAUSE DRIVERS TO LOSE CONTROL...ESPECIALLY IN
  LIGHTWEIGHT OR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. STRONG WINDS CAN CAUSE
  BLOWING DUST...REDUCED VISIBILITY...AND FLYING DEBRIS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WATCH MEANS 40 MPH WINDS...OR GUSTS OVER 60 MPH ARE
POSSIBLE...BUT THE TIMING OR AREA IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IF YOUR
ACTIVITIES ARE AFFECTED BY STRONG WINDS...MONITOR A LOCAL SOURCE
OF WEATHER INFORMATION FOR UPDATED FORECASTS. MOVE LIGHTWEIGHT
OBJECTS INDOORS BEFORE THE WINDS INCREASE SO THEY ARE NOT
DESTROYED OR CAUSE DAMAGE.

&&

$$





000
WWUS83 KUNR 270925
RFWUNR

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
325 AM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES
259...262...263...264...297 AND 298...

.WARM AND DRY WEATHER IS EXPECTED ACROSS THE REGION ON SATURDAY.
HIGHS WILL BE IN THE MID 70S TO AROUND 80...WITH MINIMUM RELATIVE
HUMIDITY VALUES OF 15 TO 20 PERCENT. WEST WINDS WILL BE 20 TO 30
MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL ALSO MOVE
THROUGH THE AREA SATURDAY EVENING. WINDS WILL SHIFT NORTHWEST
BEHIND THE FRONT AND MAY GUST IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH. THE COMBINATION
OF DRY FUELS...GUSTY WINDS...A FRONTAL PASSAGE...AND DRY RELATIVE
HUMIDITY VALUES MAY RESULT IN CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS.

SDZ262>264-WYZ259-297-298-272130-
/O.NEW.KUNR.FW.A.0004.150328T1800Z-150329T0300Z/
SOUTHERN BLACK HILLS-SOUTHWESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA-BADLANDS AREA-
SOUTHERN CAMPBELL-NORTHERN CAMPBELL-
LOWER ELEVATIONS OF CROOK AND WESTON COUNTIES-
325 AM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND A
FRONTAL PASSAGE FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES
259...262...263...264...297 AND 298...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RAPID CITY HAS ISSUED A FIRE
WEATHER WATCH FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...WHICH
IS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING.

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 259 SOUTHERN CAMPBELL...FIRE
  WEATHER ZONE 262 SOUTHERN BLACK HILLS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 263
  SOUTHWESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 264 BADLANDS
  AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 297 NORTHERN CAMPBELL AND FIRE
  WEATHER ZONE 298 LOWER ELEVATIONS OF CROOK AND WESTON COUNTIES.

* WINDS...WEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 15 PERCENT.

* TEMPERATURES...HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.

* IMPACTS...WILDFIRES CAN SPREAD QUICKLY IN THE DEAD WINTER
  FUELS.

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.

&&

$$

JC




000
WWUS83 KUNR 270925
RFWUNR

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
325 AM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES
259...262...263...264...297 AND 298...

.WARM AND DRY WEATHER IS EXPECTED ACROSS THE REGION ON SATURDAY.
HIGHS WILL BE IN THE MID 70S TO AROUND 80...WITH MINIMUM RELATIVE
HUMIDITY VALUES OF 15 TO 20 PERCENT. WEST WINDS WILL BE 20 TO 30
MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL ALSO MOVE
THROUGH THE AREA SATURDAY EVENING. WINDS WILL SHIFT NORTHWEST
BEHIND THE FRONT AND MAY GUST IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH. THE COMBINATION
OF DRY FUELS...GUSTY WINDS...A FRONTAL PASSAGE...AND DRY RELATIVE
HUMIDITY VALUES MAY RESULT IN CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS.

SDZ262>264-WYZ259-297-298-272130-
/O.NEW.KUNR.FW.A.0004.150328T1800Z-150329T0300Z/
SOUTHERN BLACK HILLS-SOUTHWESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA-BADLANDS AREA-
SOUTHERN CAMPBELL-NORTHERN CAMPBELL-
LOWER ELEVATIONS OF CROOK AND WESTON COUNTIES-
325 AM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND A
FRONTAL PASSAGE FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES
259...262...263...264...297 AND 298...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RAPID CITY HAS ISSUED A FIRE
WEATHER WATCH FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...WHICH
IS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING.

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 259 SOUTHERN CAMPBELL...FIRE
  WEATHER ZONE 262 SOUTHERN BLACK HILLS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 263
  SOUTHWESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 264 BADLANDS
  AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 297 NORTHERN CAMPBELL AND FIRE
  WEATHER ZONE 298 LOWER ELEVATIONS OF CROOK AND WESTON COUNTIES.

* WINDS...WEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 15 PERCENT.

* TEMPERATURES...HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.

* IMPACTS...WILDFIRES CAN SPREAD QUICKLY IN THE DEAD WINTER
  FUELS.

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.

&&

$$

JC




000
WWUS83 KUNR 270925
RFWUNR

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
325 AM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES
259...262...263...264...297 AND 298...

.WARM AND DRY WEATHER IS EXPECTED ACROSS THE REGION ON SATURDAY.
HIGHS WILL BE IN THE MID 70S TO AROUND 80...WITH MINIMUM RELATIVE
HUMIDITY VALUES OF 15 TO 20 PERCENT. WEST WINDS WILL BE 20 TO 30
MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL ALSO MOVE
THROUGH THE AREA SATURDAY EVENING. WINDS WILL SHIFT NORTHWEST
BEHIND THE FRONT AND MAY GUST IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH. THE COMBINATION
OF DRY FUELS...GUSTY WINDS...A FRONTAL PASSAGE...AND DRY RELATIVE
HUMIDITY VALUES MAY RESULT IN CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS.

SDZ262>264-WYZ259-297-298-272130-
/O.NEW.KUNR.FW.A.0004.150328T1800Z-150329T0300Z/
SOUTHERN BLACK HILLS-SOUTHWESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA-BADLANDS AREA-
SOUTHERN CAMPBELL-NORTHERN CAMPBELL-
LOWER ELEVATIONS OF CROOK AND WESTON COUNTIES-
325 AM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND A
FRONTAL PASSAGE FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES
259...262...263...264...297 AND 298...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RAPID CITY HAS ISSUED A FIRE
WEATHER WATCH FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...WHICH
IS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING.

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 259 SOUTHERN CAMPBELL...FIRE
  WEATHER ZONE 262 SOUTHERN BLACK HILLS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 263
  SOUTHWESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 264 BADLANDS
  AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 297 NORTHERN CAMPBELL AND FIRE
  WEATHER ZONE 298 LOWER ELEVATIONS OF CROOK AND WESTON COUNTIES.

* WINDS...WEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 15 PERCENT.

* TEMPERATURES...HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.

* IMPACTS...WILDFIRES CAN SPREAD QUICKLY IN THE DEAD WINTER
  FUELS.

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.

&&

$$

JC




000
WWUS83 KUNR 270925
RFWUNR

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
325 AM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES
259...262...263...264...297 AND 298...

.WARM AND DRY WEATHER IS EXPECTED ACROSS THE REGION ON SATURDAY.
HIGHS WILL BE IN THE MID 70S TO AROUND 80...WITH MINIMUM RELATIVE
HUMIDITY VALUES OF 15 TO 20 PERCENT. WEST WINDS WILL BE 20 TO 30
MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL ALSO MOVE
THROUGH THE AREA SATURDAY EVENING. WINDS WILL SHIFT NORTHWEST
BEHIND THE FRONT AND MAY GUST IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH. THE COMBINATION
OF DRY FUELS...GUSTY WINDS...A FRONTAL PASSAGE...AND DRY RELATIVE
HUMIDITY VALUES MAY RESULT IN CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS.

SDZ262>264-WYZ259-297-298-272130-
/O.NEW.KUNR.FW.A.0004.150328T1800Z-150329T0300Z/
SOUTHERN BLACK HILLS-SOUTHWESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA-BADLANDS AREA-
SOUTHERN CAMPBELL-NORTHERN CAMPBELL-
LOWER ELEVATIONS OF CROOK AND WESTON COUNTIES-
325 AM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND A
FRONTAL PASSAGE FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES
259...262...263...264...297 AND 298...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RAPID CITY HAS ISSUED A FIRE
WEATHER WATCH FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...WHICH
IS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING.

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 259 SOUTHERN CAMPBELL...FIRE
  WEATHER ZONE 262 SOUTHERN BLACK HILLS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 263
  SOUTHWESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 264 BADLANDS
  AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 297 NORTHERN CAMPBELL AND FIRE
  WEATHER ZONE 298 LOWER ELEVATIONS OF CROOK AND WESTON COUNTIES.

* WINDS...WEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 15 PERCENT.

* TEMPERATURES...HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.

* IMPACTS...WILDFIRES CAN SPREAD QUICKLY IN THE DEAD WINTER
  FUELS.

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.

&&

$$

JC




000
WWUS83 KUNR 270925
RFWUNR

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
325 AM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES
259...262...263...264...297 AND 298...

.WARM AND DRY WEATHER IS EXPECTED ACROSS THE REGION ON SATURDAY.
HIGHS WILL BE IN THE MID 70S TO AROUND 80...WITH MINIMUM RELATIVE
HUMIDITY VALUES OF 15 TO 20 PERCENT. WEST WINDS WILL BE 20 TO 30
MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL ALSO MOVE
THROUGH THE AREA SATURDAY EVENING. WINDS WILL SHIFT NORTHWEST
BEHIND THE FRONT AND MAY GUST IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH. THE COMBINATION
OF DRY FUELS...GUSTY WINDS...A FRONTAL PASSAGE...AND DRY RELATIVE
HUMIDITY VALUES MAY RESULT IN CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS.

SDZ262>264-WYZ259-297-298-272130-
/O.NEW.KUNR.FW.A.0004.150328T1800Z-150329T0300Z/
SOUTHERN BLACK HILLS-SOUTHWESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA-BADLANDS AREA-
SOUTHERN CAMPBELL-NORTHERN CAMPBELL-
LOWER ELEVATIONS OF CROOK AND WESTON COUNTIES-
325 AM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND A
FRONTAL PASSAGE FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES
259...262...263...264...297 AND 298...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RAPID CITY HAS ISSUED A FIRE
WEATHER WATCH FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...WHICH
IS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING.

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 259 SOUTHERN CAMPBELL...FIRE
  WEATHER ZONE 262 SOUTHERN BLACK HILLS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 263
  SOUTHWESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 264 BADLANDS
  AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 297 NORTHERN CAMPBELL AND FIRE
  WEATHER ZONE 298 LOWER ELEVATIONS OF CROOK AND WESTON COUNTIES.

* WINDS...WEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 15 PERCENT.

* TEMPERATURES...HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.

* IMPACTS...WILDFIRES CAN SPREAD QUICKLY IN THE DEAD WINTER
  FUELS.

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.

&&

$$

JC




000
WWUS83 KUNR 270925
RFWUNR

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
325 AM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES
259...262...263...264...297 AND 298...

.WARM AND DRY WEATHER IS EXPECTED ACROSS THE REGION ON SATURDAY.
HIGHS WILL BE IN THE MID 70S TO AROUND 80...WITH MINIMUM RELATIVE
HUMIDITY VALUES OF 15 TO 20 PERCENT. WEST WINDS WILL BE 20 TO 30
MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL ALSO MOVE
THROUGH THE AREA SATURDAY EVENING. WINDS WILL SHIFT NORTHWEST
BEHIND THE FRONT AND MAY GUST IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH. THE COMBINATION
OF DRY FUELS...GUSTY WINDS...A FRONTAL PASSAGE...AND DRY RELATIVE
HUMIDITY VALUES MAY RESULT IN CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS.

SDZ262>264-WYZ259-297-298-272130-
/O.NEW.KUNR.FW.A.0004.150328T1800Z-150329T0300Z/
SOUTHERN BLACK HILLS-SOUTHWESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA-BADLANDS AREA-
SOUTHERN CAMPBELL-NORTHERN CAMPBELL-
LOWER ELEVATIONS OF CROOK AND WESTON COUNTIES-
325 AM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND A
FRONTAL PASSAGE FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES
259...262...263...264...297 AND 298...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RAPID CITY HAS ISSUED A FIRE
WEATHER WATCH FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...WHICH
IS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING.

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 259 SOUTHERN CAMPBELL...FIRE
  WEATHER ZONE 262 SOUTHERN BLACK HILLS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 263
  SOUTHWESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 264 BADLANDS
  AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 297 NORTHERN CAMPBELL AND FIRE
  WEATHER ZONE 298 LOWER ELEVATIONS OF CROOK AND WESTON COUNTIES.

* WINDS...WEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 15 PERCENT.

* TEMPERATURES...HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.

* IMPACTS...WILDFIRES CAN SPREAD QUICKLY IN THE DEAD WINTER
  FUELS.

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.

&&

$$

JC




000
WWUS83 KUNR 270925
RFWUNR

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
325 AM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES
259...262...263...264...297 AND 298...

.WARM AND DRY WEATHER IS EXPECTED ACROSS THE REGION ON SATURDAY.
HIGHS WILL BE IN THE MID 70S TO AROUND 80...WITH MINIMUM RELATIVE
HUMIDITY VALUES OF 15 TO 20 PERCENT. WEST WINDS WILL BE 20 TO 30
MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL ALSO MOVE
THROUGH THE AREA SATURDAY EVENING. WINDS WILL SHIFT NORTHWEST
BEHIND THE FRONT AND MAY GUST IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH. THE COMBINATION
OF DRY FUELS...GUSTY WINDS...A FRONTAL PASSAGE...AND DRY RELATIVE
HUMIDITY VALUES MAY RESULT IN CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS.

SDZ262>264-WYZ259-297-298-272130-
/O.NEW.KUNR.FW.A.0004.150328T1800Z-150329T0300Z/
SOUTHERN BLACK HILLS-SOUTHWESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA-BADLANDS AREA-
SOUTHERN CAMPBELL-NORTHERN CAMPBELL-
LOWER ELEVATIONS OF CROOK AND WESTON COUNTIES-
325 AM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND A
FRONTAL PASSAGE FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES
259...262...263...264...297 AND 298...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RAPID CITY HAS ISSUED A FIRE
WEATHER WATCH FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...WHICH
IS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING.

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 259 SOUTHERN CAMPBELL...FIRE
  WEATHER ZONE 262 SOUTHERN BLACK HILLS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 263
  SOUTHWESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 264 BADLANDS
  AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 297 NORTHERN CAMPBELL AND FIRE
  WEATHER ZONE 298 LOWER ELEVATIONS OF CROOK AND WESTON COUNTIES.

* WINDS...WEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 15 PERCENT.

* TEMPERATURES...HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.

* IMPACTS...WILDFIRES CAN SPREAD QUICKLY IN THE DEAD WINTER
  FUELS.

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.

&&

$$

JC




000
WWUS83 KUNR 270925
RFWUNR

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
325 AM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES
259...262...263...264...297 AND 298...

.WARM AND DRY WEATHER IS EXPECTED ACROSS THE REGION ON SATURDAY.
HIGHS WILL BE IN THE MID 70S TO AROUND 80...WITH MINIMUM RELATIVE
HUMIDITY VALUES OF 15 TO 20 PERCENT. WEST WINDS WILL BE 20 TO 30
MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL ALSO MOVE
THROUGH THE AREA SATURDAY EVENING. WINDS WILL SHIFT NORTHWEST
BEHIND THE FRONT AND MAY GUST IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH. THE COMBINATION
OF DRY FUELS...GUSTY WINDS...A FRONTAL PASSAGE...AND DRY RELATIVE
HUMIDITY VALUES MAY RESULT IN CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS.

SDZ262>264-WYZ259-297-298-272130-
/O.NEW.KUNR.FW.A.0004.150328T1800Z-150329T0300Z/
SOUTHERN BLACK HILLS-SOUTHWESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA-BADLANDS AREA-
SOUTHERN CAMPBELL-NORTHERN CAMPBELL-
LOWER ELEVATIONS OF CROOK AND WESTON COUNTIES-
325 AM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND A
FRONTAL PASSAGE FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES
259...262...263...264...297 AND 298...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RAPID CITY HAS ISSUED A FIRE
WEATHER WATCH FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...WHICH
IS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING.

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 259 SOUTHERN CAMPBELL...FIRE
  WEATHER ZONE 262 SOUTHERN BLACK HILLS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 263
  SOUTHWESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 264 BADLANDS
  AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 297 NORTHERN CAMPBELL AND FIRE
  WEATHER ZONE 298 LOWER ELEVATIONS OF CROOK AND WESTON COUNTIES.

* WINDS...WEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 15 PERCENT.

* TEMPERATURES...HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.

* IMPACTS...WILDFIRES CAN SPREAD QUICKLY IN THE DEAD WINTER
  FUELS.

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.

&&

$$

JC




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