... Red flag warning in effect from noon to 8 PM CDT Monday for low
humidity and strong winds for fire weather zones 255... 256... 257
The National Weather Service in Sioux Falls has issued a red flag
warning... which is in effect from noon to 8 PM CDT Monday.
* Affected areas... fire weather zone 255..256... 257 and 258 in
south central and eastern South Dakota.
* Wind... sustained northwest winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 40
* Humidity... between 15 and 25 percent.
* 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.