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1151 AM CDT Thu Oct 19 2017
...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING
FOR LOW HUMIDITY AND STRONG WINDS FOR WESTERN MINNESOTA...
* AFFECTED AREA...areas along and west of line from Blue Earth to
* WIND...south 15 to 20 mph with gusts around 30 mph.
* HUMIDITY...less than 25 percent and perhaps as low as 20
* IMPACTS...any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
Outdoor burning is not recommended.
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.