Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Tulsa, OK

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Tulsa OK
359 PM CST Thu Feb 23 2017

...Critical fire weather conditions expected later today for
portions of eastern Oklahoma...

.Unseasonable warmth combined with strong gusty winds and low
humidity will yield conditions very conducive for the rapid
spread of fires by this afternoon.

OKZ067-068-070-072-076-240100-
/O.EXA.KTSA.FW.W.0006.000000T0000Z-170224T0100Z/
Wagoner-Cherokee-Muskogee-Sequoyah-Le Flore-
359 PM CST Thu Feb 23 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CST THIS EVENING FOR
VERY DRY AND WINDY CONDITIONS...

The National Weather Service in Tulsa has issued a Red Flag
Warning, which is in effect until 7 PM CST this evening.

* AFFECTED AREA...IN Oklahoma, Wagoner, Cherokee, Muskogee,
  Sequoyah, and Le Flore counties.

* WIND...South winds 15 to 25 miles an hour with gusts to 35
  miles an hour.

* HUMIDITY...20 to 25 percent.

* TEMPERATURE...Highs in the mid 80s.

* IMPACTS...Any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
  Outdoor burning is not recommended.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A red flag warning means that a dangerous combination of weather
conditions and dry vegetation is expected within 24 hours,
favoring rapid growth and spread of any wildfires. The primary
weather factors include stronger winds, lower humidities, and
warmer temperatures.

&&

$$

OKZ049-053>055-059-060-064>066-071-073>075-240100-
/O.CON.KTSA.FW.W.0006.000000T0000Z-170224T0100Z/
Pushmataha-Choctaw-Osage-Washington OK-Pawnee-Tulsa-Creek-
Okfuskee-Okmulgee-McIntosh-Pittsburg-Haskell-Latimer-
359 PM CST Thu Feb 23 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CST THIS EVENING
FOR VERY DRY AND WINDY CONDITIONS...

* AFFECTED AREA...IN Oklahoma, Pushmataha, Choctaw, Osage,
  Washington, Pawnee, Tulsa, Creek, Okfuskee, Okmulgee,
  McIntosh, Pittsburg, Haskell, and Latimer counties.

* WIND...South winds 15 to 25 miles an hour with gusts to 35
  miles an hour.

* HUMIDITY...20 to 25 percent.

* TEMPERATURE...Highs in the mid to upper 80s.

* IMPACTS...Any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
  Outdoor burning is not recommended.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A red flag warning means that a dangerous combination of weather
conditions and dry vegetation is expected within 24 hours,
favoring rapid growth and spread of any wildfires. The primary
weather factors include stronger winds, lower humidities, and
warmer temperatures.

&&

$$



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