Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Dodge City, KS

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Dodge City KS
233 AM CST Wed Jan 24 2018

...Critical Fire Weather Conditions Expected Thursday...

KSZ065-066-079-081-241645-
/O.EXA.KDDC.FW.A.0001.180125T1800Z-180126T0000Z/
Pawnee-Stafford-Edwards-Pratt-
233 AM CST Wed Jan 24 2018

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT THURSDAY AFTERNOON FOR WIND AND
LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 065...066...079 AND
081...

The National Weather Service in Dodge City has issued a Fire
Weather Watch for wind and low relative humidity, which is in
effect Thursday afternoon.

* Affected Area...In Kansas...Fire Weather Zone 065 Pawnee...
  Fire Weather Zone 066 Stafford...Fire Weather Zone 079 Edwards
  and Fire Weather Zone 081 Pratt.

* Winds...South 20 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* Relative Humidity...As low as 14 percent.

* Temperatures...In the lower 60s.

* Impacts...Any fires that start will have extreme fire behavior
  and spread rapidly. Outdoor burning is not advised.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible
Red Flag Warnings.

&&

$$

KSZ061>064-074>078-080-084>090-241645-
/O.CON.KDDC.FW.A.0001.180125T1800Z-180126T0000Z/
Hamilton-Kearny-Finney-Hodgeman-Stanton-Grant-Haskell-Gray-Ford-
Kiowa-Morton-Stevens-Seward-Meade-Clark-Comanche-Barber-
233 AM CST Wed Jan 24 2018 /133 AM MST Wed Jan 24 2018/

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THURSDAY AFTERNOON FOR
WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 061...062...
063...064...074...075...076...077...078...080...084...085...086...
087...088...089 AND 090...

* Affected Area...In Kansas...Fire Weather Zone 061 Hamilton...
  Fire Weather Zone 062 Kearny...Fire Weather Zone 063 Finney...
  Fire Weather Zone 064 Hodgeman...Fire Weather Zone 074
  Stanton... Fire Weather Zone 075 Grant...Fire Weather Zone 076
  Haskell... Fire Weather Zone 077 Gray...Fire Weather Zone 078
  Ford...Fire Weather Zone 080 Kiowa...Fire Weather Zone 084
  Morton...Fire Weather Zone 085 Stevens...Fire Weather Zone 086
  Seward...Fire Weather Zone 087 Meade...Fire Weather Zone 088
  Clark...Fire Weather Zone 089 Comanche and Fire Weather Zone
  090 Barber.

* Winds...South 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* Relative Humidity...As low as 12 percent.

* Impacts...Any fires that start will have extreme fire behavior
  and spread rapidly. Outdoor burning is not advised.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible
Red Flag Warnings.

&&

$$

For more information from NOAA/National weather service visit...
http://weather.gov/ddc



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