Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Goodland, KS

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Goodland KS
215 PM MST Sun Feb 25 2018

...Critical fire weather conditions are expected for much of the
area Monday as winds and temperatures increase...

COZ253-254-KSZ004-015-016-027>029-041-042-260600-
/O.UPG.KGLD.FW.A.0003.180226T1700Z-180227T0100Z/
/O.NEW.KGLD.FW.W.0003.180226T1700Z-180227T0100Z/
Kit Carson-Cheyenne-Norton-Sheridan-Graham-Wallace-Logan-Gove-
Greeley-Wichita-
215 PM MST Sun Feb 25 2018 /315 PM CST Sun Feb 25 2018/

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM MST /11 AM CST/ TO 6 PM
MST /7 PM CST/ MONDAY FOR WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR
FIRE WEATHER ZONES 004...015...016...027...028...029...041...042...
253 AND 254...

The National Weather Service in Goodland has issued a Red Flag
Warning for wind and low relative humidity, which is in effect
from 10 AM MST /11 AM CST/ to 6 PM MST /7 PM CST/ Monday. The Fire
Weather Watch is no longer in effect.

* Affected Area...In Colorado...Fire Weather Zone 253 Kit Carson
  and Fire Weather Zone 254 Cheyenne. In Kansas...Fire Weather
  Zone 004 Norton...Fire Weather Zone 015 Sheridan...Fire
  Weather Zone 016 Graham...Fire Weather Zone 027 Wallace...Fire
  Weather Zone 028 Logan...Fire Weather Zone 029 Gove...Fire
  Weather Zone 041 Greeley and Fire Weather Zone 042 Wichita.

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

* Relative Humidity...As low as 8 percent.

* Temperatures...In the low 60s.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Red Flag Warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now...or are imminent. A combination of
strong winds...low relative humidity...and warm temperatures can
contribute to extreme fire behavior.

&&

$$

KSZ002-003-013-014-260600-
/O.NEW.KGLD.FW.W.0003.180226T1700Z-180227T0100Z/
Rawlins-Decatur-Sherman-Thomas-
215 PM MST Sun Feb 25 2018 /315 PM CST Sun Feb 25 2018/

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM MST /11 AM CST/ TO 6 PM
MST /7 PM CST/ MONDAY FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE
WEATHER ZONES 002...003...013 AND 014...

The National Weather Service in Goodland has issued a Red Flag
Warning for wind and low relative humidity, which is in effect
from 10 AM MST /11 AM CST/ to 6 PM MST /7 PM CST/ Monday.

* Affected Area...In Kansas...Fire Weather Zone 002 Rawlins...
  Fire Weather Zone 003 Decatur...Fire Weather Zone 013 Sherman
  and Fire Weather Zone 014 Thomas.

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

* Relative Humidity...As low as 11 percent.

* Temperatures...In the low 60s.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Red Flag Warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now...or are imminent. A combination of
strong winds...low relative humidity...and warm temperatures can
contribute to extreme fire behavior.

&&

$$

For more information from NOAA/National Weather Service visit...
http://weather.gov/gld


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