Issue Date: 225 PM CDT Wed May 5 2021
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE THURSDAY MORNING
THROUGH EARLY THURSDAY EVENING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY
FOR PORTIONS OF WESTERN AND ALL OF CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA...
The National Weather Service in Bismarck has issued a Fire
Weather Watch for wind and low relative humidity, which is in
effect from Thursday morning through Thursday evening.
* WINDS...Northwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 36 mph.
* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...As low as 14 percent.
* AFFECTED AREA...Portions of western and all of central North
* IMPACTS...Any fires that ignite will spread rapidly and become
difficult to control or suppress.
A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible
Red Flag Warnings.