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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Topeka KS
319 PM CDT Thu Mar 23 2017

KSZ008>012-020>024-026-034>040-054>056-058-059-242030-
Republic-Washington-Marshall-Nemaha-Brown-Cloud-Clay-Riley-
Pottawatomie-Jackson-Jefferson-Ottawa-Dickinson-Geary-Morris-
Wabaunsee-Shawnee-Douglas-Lyon-Osage-Franklin-Coffey-Anderson-
319 PM CDT Thu Mar 23 2017

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

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and tonight.

The Rangeland Fire Danger index has reached the Extreme category
across the entire area today and will continue this evening.

There is a chance for thunderstorms tonight in north central
Kansas. A few strong storms with small hail are possible.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday.

Chances for strong to severe thunderstorms continue Friday into
Friday evening as a strong upper system moves across the state.
Very high fire danger is possible tomorrow for portions of the
area.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.

&&

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

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Wind Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Topeka KS
117 PM CDT Thu Mar 23 2017

KSZ008>012-020>024-026-034>040-054>056-058-059-240800-
/O.NEW.KTOP.WI.Y.0003.170323T1817Z-170324T1000Z/
Republic-Washington-Marshall-Nemaha-Brown-Cloud-Clay-Riley-
Pottawatomie-Jackson-Jefferson-Ottawa-Dickinson-Geary-Morris-
Wabaunsee-Shawnee-Douglas-Lyon-Osage-Franklin-Coffey-Anderson-
Including the cities of Belleville, Washington, Hanover, Clifton,
Linn, Greenleaf, Marysville, Blue Rapids, Frankfort, Sabetha,
Seneca, Hiawatha, Horton, Concordia, Clay Center, Manhattan,
Wamego, St. Marys, Holton, Valley Falls, Oskaloosa, Perry,
McLouth, Grantville, Meriden, Nortonville, Minneapolis,
Bennington, Abilene, Herington, Junction City, Council Grove,
Alma, Eskridge, Maple Hill, Alta Vista, McFarland, Harveyville,
Paxico, Topeka, Lawrence, Emporia, Osage City, Carbondale,
Lyndon, Burlingame, Overbrook, Ottawa, Burlington, Lebo,
and Garnett
117 PM CDT Thu Mar 23 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM CDT FRIDAY...

The National Weather Service in Topeka has issued a Wind
Advisory, which is in effect until 5 AM CDT Friday.

* WINDS...Southerly winds will remain sustained at 25 to 35 MPH
with gusts upwards of 40 to 50 MPH.

* IMPACTS...Driving high profile vehicles will be difficult. Any
  light weight objects left outside will be blown around.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Wind Advisory means that sustained winds of 30 mph or gusts to
45 mph are expected. Steps should be taken to secure any lawn
furniture or light weight objects and use extra caution when
driving.

&&

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Red Flag Warning

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Topeka KS
1041 AM CDT Thu Mar 23 2017

KSZ008>012-020>024-026-034>040-054>056-058-059-240100-
/O.NEW.KTOP.FW.W.0011.170323T1541Z-170324T0400Z/
Republic-Washington-Marshall-Nemaha-Brown-Cloud-Clay-Riley-
Pottawatomie-Jackson-Jefferson-Ottawa-Dickinson-Geary-Morris-
Wabaunsee-Shawnee-Douglas-Lyon-Osage-Franklin-Coffey-Anderson-
1041 AM CDT Thu Mar 23 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM CDT THIS EVENING FOR
GUSTY WINDS AND DRY FUELS FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 008, 009, 010,
011, 012, 020, 021, 022, 023, 024, 026, 034, 035, 036, 037, 038,
039, 040, 054, 055, 056, 058, AND 059...

The National Weather Service in Topeka has issued a Red Flag
Warning, which is in effect until 11 PM CDT this evening.

* AFFECTED AREA...Fire weather zones 008, 009, 010, 011, 012,
  020, 021, 022, 023, 024, 026, 034, 035, 036, 037, 038, 039,
  040, 054, 055, 056, 058, and 059.

* WIND...Southerly winds sustained at 20-25 MPH with gusts 35 to
  45 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...Minimum relative humidity values will reach the lower
  30s this afternoon.

* 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.

&&

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