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Fire Weather Watch
Issued: 4:04 AM MDT Aug. 16, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Fire Weather Watch remains in effect from Friday afternoon
through Friday evening for dry thunderstorms with gusty and
erratic outflow winds for fire weather zones 114, 116, 117 and

* affected area... in Montana, fire weather zones 114 Lewis And
Clark National Forest Rocky Mountain district-Rocky Mountain
front, 116 Lincoln Ranger district of the Helena National
Forest, 117 central and eastern Lewis And Clark National Forest
areas and 118 Helena and Townsend Ranger districts of the
Helena National Forest.

* Impacts: a mix of wet and dry thunderstorms is possible Friday
afternoon and evening. These storms will be capable of producing
frequent lightning and strong erratic wind gusts.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are possible. A combination of gusty winds, low relative humidity,
and warm temperatures will create high fire growth potential.

Please advise the appropriate officials or fire crews in these
areas of this Fire Weather Watch.


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