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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Glasgow MT
356 PM MDT Tue May 23 2017

MTZ016.018-020.023-059.061-241000-
Central and Southeast Phillips-Central and Southern Valley-Daniels-
Western Roosevelt-Petroleum-Garfield-McCone-Northern Phillips-
Southwest Phillips-Northern Valley-
356 PM MDT Tue May 23 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of northeast
Montana.

* Potential Impacts: Damaging winds and the potential for large
  fire growth. 

* Timing: Late Wednesday morning through early Wednesday evening.

* Cold Front: A strong low pressure system over southern Alberta 
  and Saskatchewan along with an attendant cold front is forecast 
  to sweep eastward on Wednesday producing the strong winds. Also 
  there will be a 40 to 60 percent chance of showers and 
  thunderstorms along the cold front mainly from Jordan to Glasgow 
  eastward.

* Wind: 25 to 40 mph sustained winds are forecast with gusts from 
  50 to 60 mph. 

* Humidity: Values are forecast to drop into the 15 to 20 percent 
  range Wednesday afternoon. 

* Location: 
  A High Wind Warning will be in effect for Phillips, Petroleum, 
  Garfield, Valley Counties. 

  A Red Flag Warning will be in effect for Phillips, Petroleum, Garfield, 
  Valley, Daniels, and Eastern Roosevelt Counties. 

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Hazardous Weather Outlook is issued when hazardous weather could
impact the region within the next week. Be sure to stay tuned for
future updates as locations, timing, and impacts could change.
Begin preparations to mitigate any impacts that could result from
the hazardous weather.

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