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Red Flag Warning issued July 29 at 8:38PM MDT until July 30 at 12:00AM MDT by NWS Great Falls MT

Posted at 8:38 PM, Jul 29, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-29 22:38:00-04

* AFFECTED AREA…Fire Weather Zone 118.

* LIGHTNING…A mix of wet and dry thunderstorms will move through
the northern portions of the district between 930 PM and
Midnight.

* IMPACTS…Lightning strikes could create new fires. Strong
outflow winds from any storms could allow fires to grow quickly.
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.

Please advise the appropriate officials or fire crews in these
areas of this Red Flag Warning.