Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Dodge City, KS
WWUS83 KDDC 221913
URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Dodge City KS
213 PM CDT Wed Mar 22 2017
213 PM CDT Wed Mar 22 2017 /113 PM MDT Wed Mar 22 2017/
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE
WEATHER ZONES 061...074 AND 084...
The National Weather Service in Dodge City has issued a Fire
Weather Watch For wind and low relative humidity...which is in
effect from Thursday afternoon through Thursday evening.
* Affected Area...in Kansas...Fire Weather Zone 061 Hamilton...
Fire Weather Zone 074 Stanton and Fire Weather Zone 084 Morton.
* Winds...south 20 to 25 mph with gusts up to 40 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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