Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Dodge City, KS

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DODGE CITY KS
329 PM CDT FRI APR 11 2014


KSZ084>086-120500-
/O.NEW.KDDC.FW.A.0008.140412T1700Z-140413T0100Z/
MORTON-STEVENS-SEWARD-
329 PM CDT FRI APR 11 2014

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FAR
SOUTHWESTERN KANSAS...

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 SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING.

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 084 MORTON...FIRE WEATHER
  ZONE 085 STEVENS AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 086 SEWARD.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST AT 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

* TIMING...NOON TO 8 PM.

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

* TEMPERATURES...87 TO 91.

* IMPACTS...AGGRESSIVE FIRE BEHAVIOR COULD LEAD TO FIRES QUICKLY
  GROWING 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.

&&

$$

FINCH






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