Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Dodge City, KS
WWUS83 KDDC 192036
URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Dodge City KS
236 PM CST Sun Feb 19 2017
236 PM CST Sun Feb 19 2017 /136 PM MST Sun Feb 19 2017/
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT MONDAY AFTERNOON FOR WIND AND LOW
RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 061 AND 062...
The National Weather Service in Dodge City has issued a Fire
Weather Watch For wind and low relative humidity...which is in
effect Monday afternoon.
* Affected Area...in Kansas...Fire Weather Zone 061 Hamilton and
Fire Weather Zone 062 Kearny.
* Winds...northwest 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 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.
A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible
Red Flag Warnings.
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