Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO
400 PM CDT TUE APR 15 2014

MOZ018-026-034-041-042-047-048-050-160900-
/O.NEW.KLSX.FW.A.0002.140416T1600Z-140417T0000Z/
AUDRAIN MO-BOONE MO-CALLAWAY MO-COLE MO-KNOX MO-MONITEAU MO-
MONROE MO-SHELBY MO-
400 PM CDT TUE APR 15 2014

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR PORTIONS
OF CENTRAL AND NORTHEAST MISSOURI...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ST LOUIS HAS ISSUED A FIRE WEATHER
WATCH FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM
WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING.

* AFFECTED AREA...IN MISSOURI...FIRE WEATHER ZONES 018...026...
  034...041...042...047...048 AND 050.

* 20FT WINDS...SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 23 PERCENT.

* 10HR FUELS...LESS THAN 9 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...THESE CONDITIONS ARE CONDUCIVE FOR THE RAPID SPREAD
  AND GROWTH OF UNCONTROLLED WILDFIRES.

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.

&&

$$

JP




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