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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Topeka KS
344 AM CST Mon Dec 11 2017

KSZ008>012-020>024-026-034>040-054>056-058-059-120945-
Republic-Washington-Marshall-Nemaha-Brown-Cloud-Clay-Riley-
Pottawatomie-Jackson-Jefferson-Ottawa-Dickinson-Geary-Morris-
Wabaunsee-Shawnee-Douglas-Lyon-Osage-Franklin-Coffey-Anderson-
344 AM CST Mon Dec 11 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for east central...north
central and northeast Kansas.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

Northwest winds will strengthen late this morning and early in the
afternoon with sustained speeds of 20 to 30 MPH and gusts near 40
MPH. These winds combined with relative humidity levels in the 20
to 25 percent range will create extreme fire danger from the late
morning through the afternoon for the entire outlook area. All
outdoor burning should be avoided.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotters will not be needed today or tonight.

&&

More detailed information can be accessed at...
http://www.weather.gov/top/sitrep

$$

Wolters




Red Flag Warning

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Topeka KS
256 AM CST Mon Dec 11 2017

KSZ021>024-034>039-054-055-058-120000-
/O.UPG.KTOP.FW.A.0001.171211T1800Z-171212T0200Z/
/O.NEW.KTOP.FW.W.0002.171211T1600Z-171212T0000Z/
Clay-Riley-Pottawatomie-Jackson-Ottawa-Dickinson-Geary-Morris-
Wabaunsee-Shawnee-Lyon-Osage-Coffey-
256 AM CST Mon Dec 11 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM CST
THIS EVENING FOR STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITIES FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 021, 022, 023, 024, 034, 035,
036, 037, 038, 039, 054, 055, AND 058...

The National Weather Service in Topeka has issued a Red Flag
Warning, which is in effect from 10 AM this morning to 6 PM CST
this evening. The Fire Weather Watch is no longer in effect.

* AFFECTED AREA...Fire weather zones 021, 022, 023, 024, 034, 035,
  036, 037, 038, 039, 054, 055, and 058.

* WIND...winds will shift to the northwest and strengthen by the
  early afternoon. Sustained speeds are expected to be between 20
  and 25 MPH with gusts near 40 mph through the afternoon.

* HUMIDITY...Relative humidities will drop to between 20 and 25
  percent just ahead of the wind shift during the late morning.
  Relative humidities should gradually rise through the afternoon
  behind the wind shift.

* IMPACTS...Fires could start quickly, spread furiously and burn
  intensely. All fires are potentially serious.

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. All outdoor burning should be
avoided today.

&&

$$



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