LYON County, Minnesota
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Fire Weather Warning
MNZ900-SDZ257-012315-
/O.EXB.KFSD.FW.W.0007.150401T1509Z-150402T0100Z/
/O.CON.KFSD.FW.A.0006.150402T1600Z-150403T0000Z/
SOUTHWEST MINNESOTA-MIDDLE BIG SIOUX RIVER VALLEY-
1009 AM CDT WED APR 1 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT THIS EVENING FOR
STRONG WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 257 AND
900...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING
THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING FOR STRONG NORTHWEST WIND AND LOW
HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 257 AND 900...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SIOUX FALLS HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT THIS EVENING.

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 900. FIRE WEATHER ZONE 257.

* WIND...BE AWARE OF A WIND SHIFT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 35
MPH...SHIFTING NORTHWEST AT 20 TO 35 MPH BY LATE AFTERNOON.

* HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 25 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP WILL LIKELY SPREAD RAPIDLY.
OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT RECOMMENDED.

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.

&&

$$

Fire Weather Watch
MNZ900-SDZ257-012315-
/O.EXB.KFSD.FW.W.0007.150401T1509Z-150402T0100Z/
/O.CON.KFSD.FW.A.0006.150402T1600Z-150403T0000Z/
SOUTHWEST MINNESOTA-MIDDLE BIG SIOUX RIVER VALLEY-
1009 AM CDT WED APR 1 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT THIS EVENING FOR
STRONG WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 257 AND
900...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING
THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING FOR STRONG NORTHWEST WIND AND LOW
HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 257 AND 900...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SIOUX FALLS HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT THIS EVENING.

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 900. FIRE WEATHER ZONE 257.

* WIND...BE AWARE OF A WIND SHIFT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 35
MPH...SHIFTING NORTHWEST AT 20 TO 35 MPH BY LATE AFTERNOON.

* HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 25 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP WILL LIKELY SPREAD RAPIDLY.
OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT RECOMMENDED.

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.

&&

$$

Wind Advisory
MNZ071-072-080-081-089-090-097-012100-
/O.CON.KFSD.WI.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-150401T2100Z/
LINCOLN MN-LYON MN-MURRAY-COTTONWOOD-NOBLES-JACKSON-PIPESTONE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...TYLER...HENDRICKS...LAKE BENTON...
IVANHOE...MARSHALL...SLAYTON...FULDA...WINDOM...MOUNTAIN LAKE...
WORTHINGTON...JACKSON...LAKEFIELD...PIPESTONE
909 AM CDT WED APR 1 2015

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM CDT THIS
AFTERNOON...

* TIMING...STRONG SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL PERSIST INTO
THE EARLY AFTERNOON.

* WEATHER CONDITIONS...SOUTHERLY WINDS OF 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS
TO 50 MPH CAN BE EXPECTED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY IS ISSUED WHEN SUSTAINED WINDS ARE FORECAST TO BE
31 TO 39 MPH OR GUSTS WILL RANGE BETWEEN 46 AND 57 MPH. WINDS OF
THESE MAGNITUDES MAY CAUSE MINOR PROPERTY DAMAGE WITHOUT EXTRA
PRECAUTIONS. MOTORISTS IN HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES SHOULD USE
CAUTION UNTIL THE WINDS SUBSIDE.

&&

$$

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