Strong winds, low humidity and dry conditions means, A RED FLAG WARNING and fire danger is possible for the Bismarck-Mandan area.


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

Wind gusts can reach or exceed 50 mph and these conditions will goes into effect Wednesday.

Plus, the temperatures will be on a roller coaster, as the area will have cooler temperatures on Wednesday, but then, temperatures will reach into the 80's on Thursday and Friday, and then back to normal on Saturday with a chance of showers.

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are possible. Check back here for updates.