Rangeland Fire Danger Forecast
Issued by NWS Little Rock, AR

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FIRE DANGER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
1153 AM CST WED MAR 1 2017

...ELEVATED FIRE DANGER THIS AFTERNOON IN NORTHERN AND
WESTERN ARKANSAS...

A COLD FRONT EXITED TO THE EAST OF ARKANSAS THIS MORNING. BREEZY
WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS WERE NOTED BEHIND THE FRONT...WITH MUCH
DRIER AIR SPILLING INTO THE REGION. OVER NORTHERN AND WESTERN
SECTIONS OF THE STATE...RELATIVE HUMIDITY LEVELS WILL DROP BELOW
30 PERCENT IN MANY LOCATIONS.

DROUGHT CONDITIONS WERE NOTED IN NORTHERN AND WESTERN ARKANSAS...
AND THERE WAS A MODERATE WILDFIRE DANGER ACCORDING TO THE
ARKANSAS FORESTY COMMISSION.

GIVEN GUSTY CONDITIONS...DRY AIR...AND DRY VEGETATION...FIRES
STARTED THIS AFTERNOON WILL HAVE THE POTENTIAL TO SPREAD QUICKLY.
OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT RECOMMENDED. IF YOU OBSERVE A WILDFIRE...BE
SURE TO REPORT IT TO YOUR LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY.

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