Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Dodge City, KS

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DODGE CITY KS
826 PM CST SAT NOV 26 2016

...CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS EXPECTED SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

KSZ064-077-078-087-088-271500-
/O.UPG.KDDC.FW.A.0018.161127T1900Z-161128T0100Z/
/O.EXA.KDDC.FW.W.0021.161127T1900Z-161128T0100Z/
HODGEMAN-GRAY-FORD-MEADE-CLARK-
826 PM CST SAT NOV 26 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM TO 7 PM CST SUNDAY FOR
WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 064...077...
078...087 AND 088...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DODGE CITY HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
FROM 1 PM TO 7 PM CST SUNDAY. THE FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS NO LONGER
IN EFFECT.

* AFFECTED AREA...IN KANSAS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 064 HODGEMAN...
  FIRE WEATHER ZONE 077 GRAY...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 078 FORD...FIRE
  WEATHER ZONE 087 MEADE AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 088 CLARK.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 15 PERCENT.

* 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 WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES CAN
CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

&&

$$

KSZ043>045-271500-
/O.EXA.KDDC.FW.W.0021.161127T1900Z-161128T0100Z/
SCOTT-LANE-NESS-
826 PM CST SAT NOV 26 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM TO 7 PM CST SUNDAY FOR
WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 043...
044 AND 045...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DODGE CITY HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
FROM 1 PM TO 7 PM CST SUNDAY.

* AFFECTED AREA...IN KANSAS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 043 SCOTT...FIRE
  WEATHER ZONE 044 LANE AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 045 NESS.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 30 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 15 PERCENT.

* 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 WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES CAN
CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

&&

$$

KSZ061>063-074>076-084>086-271500-
/O.CON.KDDC.FW.W.0021.161127T1900Z-161128T0100Z/
HAMILTON-KEARNY-FINNEY-STANTON-GRANT-HASKELL-MORTON-STEVENS-
SEWARD-
826 PM CST SAT NOV 26 2016 /726 PM MST SAT NOV 26 2016/

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM CST /NOON MST/ TO
7 PM CST /6 PM MST/ SUNDAY FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR
FIRE WEATHER ZONES 061...062 AND 063...

* AFFECTED AREA...IN KANSAS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 061 HAMILTON...
  FIRE WEATHER ZONE 062 KEARNY...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 063 FINNEY...
  FIRE WEATHER ZONE 074 STANTON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 075 GRANT...
  FIRE WEATHER ZONE 076 HASKELL...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 084 MORTON...
   FIRE WEATHER ZONE 085 STEVENS AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 086
  SEWARD.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 30 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 10 PERCENT.

* 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 WILL SHORTLY. 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/DDC (ALL LOWER CASE)



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