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Fire Weather Watch
Issued: 2:32 PM CDT Oct. 17, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Fire Weather Watch in effect from Wednesday afternoon through
Wednesday evening for strong winds and low humidities for portions
of eastern North Dakota and northwest Minnesota...

The National Weather Service in Grand Forks has issued a Fire
Weather Watch, which is in effect from Wednesday afternoon
through Wednesday evening.

* Affected area... in Minnesota... fire weather zones 001... 002...
003... 004... 005... 006... 007... 008... 009... 013... 014... 015...
016... 017... 022 and 023. In North Dakota... fire weather zones
006... 007... 008... 014... 015... 016... 024... 026... 027... 028...
029... 030... 038... 039 and 054.

* Winds... west 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 45 mph.

* Timing... early afternoon into the early evening.

* Relative humidity... 15 to 25 percent.

* Temperatures... in the upper 50s.

* Impacts... any fires that develop may spread quickly.

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.