Wednesday (9/4) could be the hottest day of the year in Billings. Some forecasts predict it could hit 103 in the Magic City, with no chance of rain. High wind gusts are also likely on Wednesday making conditions perfect for wildfires.
A red flag fire alert is on now through midnight tonight in most of Montana. Gusty winds and low humidity create the perfect storm for a fire to start and spread, or current fires to get out of control.
According to Wikipedia, A Red Flag Warning also known as a Fire Weather Warning is a forecast warning issued by the United States National Weather Service to inform area firefighting and land mana