Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Oklahoma City, OK

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORMAN OK
404 PM CST MON FEB 8 2016

...CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS EXPECT THIS AFTERNOON...

.BREEZY NORTH WINDS WILL PERSIST THROUGH THIS EVENING ALONG WITH
LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY TO PRODUCE RED FLAG CONDITIONS. THE
STRONGEST WINDS WILL PERSIST THROUGH THE LATE AFTERNOON.

OKZ021-022-033>038-044-TXZ083>090-090000-
/O.CON.KOUN.FW.W.0004.000000T0000Z-160209T0000Z/
BECKHAM-WASHITA-HARMON-GREER-KIOWA-JACKSON-TILLMAN-COMANCHE-
COTTON-HARDEMAN-FOARD-WILBARGER-WICHITA-KNOX-BAYLOR-ARCHER-CLAY-
404 PM CST MON FEB 8 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS EVENING
FOR WINDY CONDITIONS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR WICHITA...
ARCHER...AND CLAY COUNTIES...

* WIND...NORTH TO NORTHWEST 25 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS OVER 35MPH.

* HUMIDITY...15 TO 20 PERCENT.

* TEMPERATURE...54 TO 57.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP WILL LIKELY SPREAD RAPIDLY.
  OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT RECOMMENDED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES CAN
CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

&&

$$

KURTZ


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