Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS North Platte, NE

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service North Platte NE
352 AM CDT Tue Sep 19 2017

...CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON AND
EARLY EVENING...

.Gusty southwesterly winds to 25 MPH will develop across the
eastern panhandle, western sandhills into southwestern Nebraska
this afternoon. As highs reach the upper 80s to lower 90s, dry
southwesterly winds will produce relative humidity around 15
percent this afternoon and early evening. The combination of wind
and low relative humidity will allow any fires which may develop
to spread rapidly and get out of control.

NEZ204-219-191700-
/O.EXB.KLBF.FW.W.0011.170919T1800Z-170920T0100Z/
Eastern Panhandle/Crescent Lake NWR-Loess Plains-
352 AM CDT Tue Sep 19 2017 /252 AM MDT Tue Sep 19 2017/

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM CDT /NOON MDT/ THIS
AFTERNOON TO 8 PM CDT /7 PM MDT/ THIS EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND
LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 210...

The National Weather Service in North Platte has issued a Red
Flag Warning, which is in effect from 1 PM CDT /noon MDT/ this
afternoon to 8 PM CDT /7 PM MDT/ this evening.

* AFFECTED AREA...Fire weather zone 204 AND 219.

* WIND...Southwest at 10 to 15 MPH with gusts to 25 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...Minimum relative humidity around 15 percent.

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

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.

&&

$$

NEZ210-191700-
/O.EXT.KLBF.FW.W.0011.170919T1800Z-170920T0100Z/
Frenchman Basin-
252 AM MDT Tue Sep 19 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 7 PM MDT
THIS EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE
WEATHER ZONE 210...

* AFFECTED AREA...Fire weather zone 210.

* WIND...Southwest at 10 to 15 MPH with gusts to 25 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...Minimum relative humidity around 15 percent.

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

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.

&&

$$

Roberg



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