Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Hastings, NE

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WWUS83 KGID 211641
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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Hastings NE
1141 AM CDT Thu Sep 21 2017

KSZ005-017-NEZ082-220100-
/O.CON.KGID.FW.W.0012.170921T1900Z-170922T0100Z/
Phillips-Rooks-Furnas-
1141 AM CDT Thu Sep 21 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT THIS EVENING
FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 005,
017 AND 082...

* AFFECTED AREA...In Kansas, Fire Weather Zone 005 Phillips and
  Fire Weather Zone 017 Rooks. In Nebraska, Fire Weather Zone
  082 Furnas.

* WINDS...South 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.

* TIMING...This afternoon and early evening.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...Near 20 percent.

* IMPACTS...Any fires that occur may spread rapidly and be
  difficult to contain. Use caution if engaging in activities
  that could ignite a fire.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Red Flag Warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now, or will shortly. A combination of
strong winds, low relative humidity, and warm temperatures can
contribute to extreme fire behavior.

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