Rangeland Fire Danger Forecast
Issued by NWS Dallas/Fort Worth, TX

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GRASS FIRE DANGER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
358 AM CST WED JAN 11 2017

...ELEVATED FIRE THREAT ALONG AND WEST OF A BOWIE TO WEATHERFORD
TO COMANCHE LINE WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

AREAS ALONG AND WEST OF A BOWIE-WEATHERFORD-COMANCHE LINE WILL
SEE RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES FALL INTO THE LOW 30S OR UPPER 20S
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON. IN ADDITION... SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL BEGIN TO
INCREASE LATE THIS MORNING AND PERSIST THROUGH THE AFTERNOON
HOURS. SUSTAINED WIND SPEEDS WILL BE 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS NEAR
30 MPH. THESE CONDITIONS...IN COMBINATION WITH DRY FUELS AND
NEAR-RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURES...WILL RESULT IN AN ELEVATED FIRE
WEATHER THREAT THIS AFTERNOON. GRASS FIRES WILL BE CAPABLE OF
IGNITING AND SPREADING QUICKLY GIVEN THE STRONG WINDS AND DRY
FUELS.

EXTREME CARE IS URGED DURING ALL OUTSIDE ACTIVITIES WHERE THERE
IS A POTENTIAL FOR GRASS FIRES TO GET STARTED. AVOID OUTSIDE
BURNING AND WELDING. DO NOT TOSS LIT CIGARETTE BUTTS OUTSIDE.
REPORT WILD FIRES TO THE NEAREST FIRE DEPARTMENT OR LAW
ENFORCEMENT OFFICE QUICKLY.

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STALLEY



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