Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Goodland, KS

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Goodland KS
215 AM MST Thu Feb 23 2017

COZ253-KSZ013>016-231015-
/O.CAN.KGLD.FW.A.0004.170223T1800Z-170224T0100Z/
Kit Carson-Sherman-Thomas-Sheridan-Graham-
215 AM MST Thu Feb 23 2017 /315 AM CST Thu Feb 23 2017/

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS CANCELLED FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 013...014...015...016 AND 253...

The National Weather Service in Goodland has cancelled the Fire
Weather Watch.

The area will not meet warning criteria this afternoon...prompting
cancellation of the Watch.

$$

COZ254-KSZ027>029-041-042-231800-
/O.CON.KGLD.FW.W.0005.170223T1800Z-170224T0100Z/
Cheyenne-Wallace-Logan-Gove-Greeley-Wichita-
215 AM MST Thu Feb 23 2017 /315 AM CST Thu Feb 23 2017/

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM MST /NOON CST/
THIS MORNING TO 6 PM MST /7 PM CST/ THIS EVENING FOR WIND AND LOW
RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 027...028...029...041...
042 AND 254...

* Affected Area...In Colorado...Fire Weather Zone 254 Cheyenne.
  In Kansas...Fire Weather Zone 027 Wallace...Fire Weather Zone
  028 Logan...Fire Weather Zone 029 Gove...Fire Weather Zone 041
  Greeley and Fire Weather Zone 042 Wichita.

* Winds...Southwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 45 mph.

* Relative Humidity...As low as 10 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 are imminent. A combination of
strong winds...low relative humidity...and warm temperatures can
contribute to extreme fire behavior.

&&

$$

For more information from NOAA/National Weather Service visit...
http://weather.gov/gld



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