Rangeland Fire Danger Forecast
Issued by NWS Dallas/Fort Worth, TX

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GRASS FIRE DANGER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
322 AM CDT MON MAR 20 2017

...HIGH FIRE THREAT ALONG AND NORTHWEST OF A COMANCHE...GLEN
ROSE...DALLAS...GAINESVILLE LINE FOR WARM...BREEZY...AND DRY
CONDITIONS THIS AFTERNOON...

NEAR RECORD TEMPERATURES WILL COMBINE WITH BREEZY AND DRY
CONDITIONS THIS AFTERNOON FOR AN ELEVATED TO HIGH FIRE WEATHER
THREAT FROM THE DFW AREA NORTH AND WEST. THOUGH SOME GREEN UP HAS
OCCURRED FROM A WARMER WINTER, DRY GRASSES AND SMALL VEGETATION
STILL EXIST WHERE AFTERNOON HUMIDITY VALUES FALL BELOW 30 PERCENT
THIS AFTERNOON. TEMPERATURES WILL SLOWLY COOL AND HUMIDITY VALUES
WILL RISE AFTER 7 PM THIS EVENING WITH DIMINISHING FIRE WEATHER
CONCERNS.

EXTREME CARE IS URGED DURING ALL OUTSIDE ACTIVITIES WHERE THERE
IS A POTENTIAL FOR GRASS FIRES TO GET STARTED. AVOID OUTSIDE
BURNING AND WELDING. DO NOT TOSS LIT CIGARETTE BUTTS OUTSIDE.
REPORT WILD FIRES TO THE NEAREST FIRE DEPARTMENT OR LAW
ENFORCEMENT OFFICE QUICKLY.

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