The counties in Minnesota include Aitkin and Pine.
Wisconsin counties under the red flag warning are Burnett, Washburn, and Sawyer. Gogebic County in Michigan is also under the warning until 8pm as well.
With gusting winds and relatively low humidity, dangerous fire conditions are expected to develop in the areas under the warning throughout the day.
Much of the rest of northeastern MN and northwestern WI are also listed under a hazardous weather outlook for the rest of the weekend.