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Fire Weather Watch Issued For Western and Central ND

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BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) - State emergency services officials are warning about a high fire danger for all of western and portions of central North Dakota.
    
A fire weather watch is in effect for Monday, which means conditions could lead to rapid fire growth and uncontrolled fires.
    
Highs are forecast in the mid-80s to lower 90s on Monday with northwest winds expected in the 25 mph range and a relative humidity near 20 percent.
    
The watch affects Divide, Burke, Renville, Williams, Mountrail, Ward, McKenzie, Dunn, Mercer, Oliver, McLean, Golden Valley, Billings, Stark, Morton, Burleigh, Slope, Hettinger, Grant, Adams, Sioux and Emmons counties.

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