Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Dodge City, KS

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Dodge City KS
351 PM CDT Thu Mar 23 2017

KSZ061-074-084-240100-
/O.CON.KDDC.FW.W.0015.000000T0000Z-170324T0100Z/
Hamilton-Stanton-Morton-
351 PM CDT Thu Mar 23 2017 /251 PM MDT Thu Mar 23 2017/

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT /7 PM MDT/
THIS EVENING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER
ZONES 061...074 AND 084...

* Affected Area...in Kansas...Fire Weather Zone 061 Hamilton...
  Fire Weather Zone 074 Stanton and Fire Weather Zone 084 Morton.

* Winds...south 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 40 mph.

* Relative Humidity...as low as 14 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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http://weather.gov/ddc



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