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
420 AM CST MON JAN 22 2018

...ELEVATED FIRE THREAT THIS AFTERNOON ACROSS THE WESTERN HALF OF
NORTH TEXAS DUE TO BREEZY AND DRY CONDITIONS...

SUNNY, BREEZY AND DRY CONDITIONS WILL DEVELOP TODAY BEHIND A COLD
FRONT. LOCATIONS ALONG AND WEST OF A LINE FROM GAINESVILLE TO
HILLSBORO WILL SEE A GUSTY WEST TO NORTHWEST WIND IN THE 15 TO 25
MPH RANGE ALONG WITH AFTERNOON RELATIVE HUMIDITIES BELOW 35
PERCENT. THESE CONDITIONS WILL ELEVATE THE POTENTIAL FOR GRASS
FIRES. CONDITIONS WILL IMPROVE AROUND SUNSET WHEN WIND SPEEDS
DECREASE AND TEMPERATURES RAPIDLY COOL.

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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