Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Goodland, KS

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WWUS83 KGLD 232300
RFWGLD

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GOODLAND KS
500 PM MDT WED APR 23 2014

COZ252>254-KSZ001-013-027-041-240000-
/O.EXP.KGLD.FW.W.0013.000000T0000Z-140423T2300Z/
YUMA-KIT CARSON-CHEYENNE CO-CHEYENNE KS-SHERMAN-WALLACE-GREELEY-
500 PM MDT WED APR 23 2014 /600 PM CDT WED APR 23 2014/

...RED FLAG WARNING WILL EXPIRE AT 5 PM MDT /6 PM CDT/ THIS
AFTERNOON FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER
ZONES 001...013...027...041...252...253 AND 254...

RELATIVE HUMIDITIES WILL INCREASE ABOVE 15 PERCENT OVER THE
NORTHERN HALF OF THE WARNED AREA WHERE THE WINDS ARE STRONGER.
OVER THE SOUTHERN HALF WERE RELATIVE HUMIDITIES ARE CLOSER TO 15
PERCENT...WIND GUSTS HAVE GENERALLY DROPPED TO 20 MPH OR LESS.
WITH RELATIVE HUMIDITIES INCREASING TO NEAR 20 PERCENT OVER THE
NEXT HOUR...BELIEVE THE CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER THREAT IS GENERALLY
OVER. CANNOT RULE OUT A FEW GUSTS OF 25-30 MPH OVER THE NEXT HOUR
BUT BROADER SCALE TREND IS FOR RELATIVE HUMIDITIES TO IMPROVE SO
WILL ALLOW THE WARNING TO EXPIRE.

$$

FOR MORE INFORMATION FROM NOAA/NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE VISIT...
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/GLD (ALL LOWER CASE)





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