Pembina Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Wind Advisory
Issued: 2:23 PM CDT Oct. 17, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory in effect from 10 am to 7 PM CDT Wednesday...

The National Weather Service in Grand Forks has issued a Wind
Advisory... which is in effect from 10 am to 7 PM CDT Wednesday.

* Winds... west 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 45 mph.

* Impacts... gusty winds will blow around unsecured objects. Tree
limbs could be blown down and a few power outages may result.

* Additional impacts... waves of 4 to 6 feet may be generated in
the Devils Lake basin and result in roadbed erosion in
susceptible areas.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that winds of 35 mph are expected. Winds
this strong can make driving difficult, especially for high
profile vehicles. Use extra caution.




Fire Weather Watch
Issued: 2:32 PM CDT Oct. 17, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Fire Weather Watch in effect from Wednesday afternoon through
Wednesday evening for strong winds and low humidities for portions
of eastern North Dakota and northwest Minnesota...

The National Weather Service in Grand Forks has issued a Fire
Weather Watch, which is in effect from Wednesday afternoon
through Wednesday evening.

* Affected area... in Minnesota... fire weather zones 001... 002...
003... 004... 005... 006... 007... 008... 009... 013... 014... 015...
016... 017... 022 and 023. In North Dakota... fire weather zones
006... 007... 008... 014... 015... 016... 024... 026... 027... 028...
029... 030... 038... 039 and 054.

* Winds... west 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 45 mph.

* Timing... early afternoon into the early evening.

* Relative humidity... 15 to 25 percent.

* Temperatures... in the upper 50s.

* Impacts... any fires that develop may spread quickly.

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.