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Red Flag Warningbeginning Mon 11:00 am, expires Mon 6:00 pm

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM MST THIS EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR PARTS OF NORTHEAST WYOMING AND MUCH OF SOUTHWEST AND SOUTH CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA...

.Well above average temperatures, low humidities, and gusty winds will lead to critical fire weather conditions this afternoon. West to southwest winds will continue to increase across northeast Wyoming, the Black Hills, and southern South Dakota today. Relative humidities will drop to 15 to 20 percent, leading to critical or near critical fire weather conditions. ...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM MST /NOON CST/ THIS MORNING TO 6 PM MST /7 PM CST/ THIS EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 317, 320, 321, 322, 324, 325, 326, 332, 333, 334, AND 335...

* AFFECTED AREA...Fire Weather Zones 317 Weston County Plains, 320 Central Black Hills, 321 Southern Black Hills, 322 Fall River County Area, 324 Eastern Foot Hills, 325 Custer County Plains, 326 Pine Ridge Area, 332 Badlands Area, 333 Bennett County Area, 334 Mellette and Todd Counties and 335 Tripp County.

* WINDS...West 15 to 30 mph with gusts up to 45 mph.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...As low as 15 percent.

* IMPACTS...The combination of gusty winds and low relative humidity will produce critical fire weather conditions.

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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