Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Dodge City, KS

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Dodge City KS
237 PM CST Thu Feb 23 2017

...PORTIONS OF RED FLAG WARNING CANCELLED...

.COOLER AIR ACROSS SCOTT AND LANE COUNTIES IS PREVENTING THE
DEVELOPMENT OF RED FLAG CONDITIONS THIS AFTERNOON...

KSZ043-044-232145-
/O.CAN.KDDC.FW.W.0005.000000T0000Z-170224T0200Z/
Scott-Lane-
237 PM CST Thu Feb 23 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IS CANCELLED FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 061...062...063...064...074...
075...076...077...078...079...080...084...085...086...087...
088 AND 089...

The National Weather Service in Dodge City has cancelled the Red
Flag Warning.



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KSZ061>064-074>080-084>090-240200-
/O.CON.KDDC.FW.W.0005.000000T0000Z-170224T0200Z/
Hamilton-Kearny-Finney-Hodgeman-Stanton-Grant-Haskell-Gray-Ford-
Edwards-Kiowa-Morton-Stevens-Seward-Meade-Clark-Comanche-Barber-
237 PM CST Thu Feb 23 2017 /137 PM MST Thu Feb 23 2017/

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CST /7 PM MST/
THIS EVENING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER
ZONES 061...062...063...064...074...075...076...077...078...079...
080...084...085...086...087...088 AND 089...

* Affected Area...in Kansas...Fire Weather Zone 061 Hamilton...
  Fire Weather Zone 062 Kearny...Fire Weather Zone 063 Finney...
  Fire Weather Zone 064 Hodgeman...Fire Weather Zone 074
  Stanton... Fire Weather Zone 075 Grant...Fire Weather Zone 076
  Haskell... Fire Weather Zone 077 Gray...Fire Weather Zone 078
  Ford...Fire Weather Zone 079 Edwards...Fire Weather Zone 080
  Kiowa...Fire Weather Zone 084 Morton...Fire Weather Zone 085
  Stevens...Fire Weather Zone 086 Seward...Fire Weather Zone 087
  Meade...Fire Weather Zone 088 Clark...Fire Weather Zone 089
  Comanche and Fire Weather Zone 090 Barber.

* Winds...west 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 55 mph.

* Relative Humidity...as low as 9 percent.

* Impacts...Any fires that start will have extreme fire behavior
  and spread rapidly. Outdoor burning is not advised.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Red Flag Warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now....or will shortly. A combination of
strong winds...low relative humidity...and warm temperatures can
contribute to extreme fire behavior.

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


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