Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Dodge City, KS

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Dodge City KS
236 PM CST Sun Feb 19 2017

KSZ061-062-200445-
/O.NEW.KDDC.FW.A.0003.170220T1900Z-170221T0000Z/
Hamilton-Kearny-
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.

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.

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For more information from NOAA/National weather service visit...
http://weather.gov/ddc



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