Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Dodge City, KS

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DODGE CITY KS
311 AM CDT TUE APR 22 2014

...CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS POSSIBLE WEDNESDAY...

.DRY...WARM AND WINDY CONDITIONS ARE FORECAST WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.
CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP.

KSZ074-075-084-085-222315-
/O.NEW.KDDC.FW.A.0009.140423T1800Z-140424T0100Z/
STANTON-GRANT-MORTON-STEVENS-
311 AM CDT TUE APR 22 2014

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DODGE CITY HAS ISSUED A FIRE
WEATHER WATCH FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...WHICH IS
IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING.

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 074 STANTON...FIRE WEATHER
  ZONE 075 GRANT...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 084 MORTON AND FIRE WEATHER
  ZONE 085 STEVENS.

* WINDS...SOUTH 25 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

* TIMING...1 PM THROUGH 8 PM.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 12 PERCENT.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE LOWER 80S.

* IMPACTS...FIRES CAN RAPIDLY BECOME OUT OF CONTROL.

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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