Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Oklahoma City, OK

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4
017
WWUS84 KOUN 192139
RFWOUN

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Norman OK
339 PM CST Fri Jan 19 2018

...Critical to Extreme Fire Danger on Sunday across mainly the
western half of Oklahoma and western north Texas...

.The combination of strong gusty winds, warm and dry conditions,
dry vegetation, and a strong storm system moving across the
southern Plains will likely cause critical to extreme wildfire
danger on Sunday.

OKZ004>030-033>041-044>046-050-TXZ083>090-200945-
/O.CON.KOUN.FW.A.0001.180121T1700Z-180122T0300Z/
Harper-Woods-Alfalfa-Grant-Kay-Ellis-Woodward-Major-Garfield-
Noble-Roger Mills-Dewey-Custer-Blaine-Kingfisher-Logan-Payne-
Beckham-Washita-Caddo-Canadian-Oklahoma-Lincoln-Grady-McClain-
Cleveland-Pottawatomie-Harmon-Greer-Kiowa-Jackson-Tillman-
Comanche-Stephens-Garvin-Murray-Cotton-Jefferson-Carter-Love-
Hardeman-Foard-Wilbarger-Wichita-Knox-Baylor-Archer-Clay-
339 PM CST Fri Jan 19 2018

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING
THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING FOR WINDY CONDITIONS... WARM TEMPERATURES
AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR MAINLY THE WESTERN HALF OF OKLAHOMA
AND ALL OF WESTERN NORTH TEXAS...

* WINDS...Southwest 25 to 35 mph with gusts 30 to 50 mph. The
  strongest wind gusts are expected across western Oklahoma and
  western north Texas Sunday afternoon. A cold front will bring a
  wind shift to the northwest late Sunday afternoon into the
  evening.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...10 to 30 percent.

* TEMPERATURE...Highs 55 to 70 degrees F.

* IMPACTS...Fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
  Outdoor burning is not recommended.

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.

&&

$$

Kurtz



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.