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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Wichita KS
209 PM CST Fri Nov 24 2017

KSZ032-033-047-250000-
/O.NEW.KICT.FW.W.0002.171124T2009Z-171125T0000Z/
Russell-Lincoln-Barton-
209 PM CST Fri Nov 24 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS EVENING FOR
EXTREME GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 032...
033 AND 047...

The National Weather Service in Wichita has issued a Red Flag
Warning for extreme grassland fire danger, which is in effect
until 6 PM CST this evening.

* Extreme Grassland Fire Danger...Is forecast.

* Winds...North 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* Relative Humidity...As low as 15 percent.

* Impacts...Any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly
  and become very difficult to control. 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.

Please advise the appropriate officials or fire crews in the
field of this fire weather product.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Hastings NE
501 PM CST Fri Nov 24 2017

KSZ005>007-017>019-NEZ039>041-046>049-060>064-072>077-082>087-
251200-
Phillips-Smith-Jewell-Rooks-Osborne-Mitchell-Valley-Greeley-Nance-
Sherman-Howard-Merrick-Polk-Dawson-Buffalo-Hall-Hamilton-York-
Gosper-Phelps-Kearney-Adams-Clay-Fillmore-Furnas-Harlan-Franklin-
Webster-Nuckolls-Thayer-
501 PM CST Fri Nov 24 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for south central Nebraska and
portions of north central Kansas.

.DAY ONE...Tonight.

The probability of widespread hazardous weather is low.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday.

The probability of widespread hazardous weather is low.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.

&&

More information may be obtained at the following web page:
   https://www.weather.gov/hastings

$$

Heinlein

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service North Platte NE
311 PM CST Fri Nov 24 2017

NEZ004>010-022>029-035>038-056>059-069>071-094-252115-
Sheridan-Eastern Cherry-Keya Paha-Boyd-Brown-Rock-Holt-Garden-
Grant-Hooker-Thomas-Blaine-Loup-Garfield-Wheeler-Arthur-McPherson-
Logan-Custer-Deuel-Keith-Perkins-Lincoln-Chase-Hayes-Frontier-
Western Cherry-
311 PM CST Fri Nov 24 2017 /211 PM MST Fri Nov 24 2017/

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of western and
north central Nebraska.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

Gusty winds present across much of the forecast area Friday
afternoon will slowly diminish through early evening. Expect wind
gusts to drop below 20 mph around 7pm tonight.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

Potentially record breaking heat in the mid to upper 70s as well
as fire weather concerns are possible on Monday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.

&&

Get your weather, hydrological, and climate information at
http://www.weather.gov/northplatte

$$

kulik

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Wichita KS
310 PM CST Fri Nov 24 2017

KSZ032-033-047>053-067>072-082-083-091>096-098>100-252115-
Russell-Lincoln-Barton-Ellsworth-Saline-Rice-McPherson-Marion-Chase-
Reno-Harvey-Butler-Greenwood-Woodson-Allen-Kingman-Sedgwick-Harper-
Sumner-Cowley-Elk-Wilson-Neosho-Chautauqua-Montgomery-Labette-
310 PM CST Fri Nov 24 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of Central Kansas,
South Central Kansas and Southeast Kansas.

.DAY ONE...This Evening and Tonight

Very high to extreme grassland fire danger will exist across central
Kansas through early this evening. Please refer to the Red Flag
Warning for more information.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday

Very high grassland fire danger is expected on Monday afternoon
across the entire area.

There is a slight chance for snow mixed with rain across central
Kansas Tuesday night into early Wednesday morning. No snow
accumulation is expected.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated tonight.

&&

For a graphical version of this information, see our webpage at:
http://weather.gov/wichita/hwo/

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Topeka KS
259 PM CST Fri Nov 24 2017

KSZ008>012-020>024-026-034>040-054>056-058-059-252100-
Republic-Washington-Marshall-Nemaha-Brown-Cloud-Clay-Riley-
Pottawatomie-Jackson-Jefferson-Ottawa-Dickinson-Geary-Morris-
Wabaunsee-Shawnee-Douglas-Lyon-Osage-Franklin-Coffey-Anderson-
259 PM CST Fri Nov 24 2017

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

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and tonight.

Very high fire danger persists through late afternoon across the
outlook area. As a strong cold front approaches from the
northwest, southwest winds around 15 mph sustained increase
briefly between 20 and 30 mph sustained from the northwest.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday.

Elevated fire danger is likely Monday afternoon.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.

&&

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

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Dodge City KS
303 AM CST Fri Nov 24 2017

KSZ030-031-043>046-061>066-074>081-084>090-250915-
Trego-Ellis-Scott-Lane-Ness-Rush-Hamilton-Kearny-Finney-Hodgeman-
Pawnee-Stafford-Stanton-Grant-Haskell-Gray-Ford-Edwards-Kiowa-
Pratt-Morton-Stevens-Seward-Meade-Clark-Comanche-Barber-
303 AM CST Fri Nov 24 2017 /203 AM MST Fri Nov 24 2017/

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of central...south
central...southwest and west central Kansas.

.DAY ONE...Today and tonight.

Day 1 Discussion
----------------

Gusty north winds and low relative humidity will create elevated
fire weather conditions this afternoon. Outdoor burning is
discouraged.

Day 1 Hazards
-------------
* Fire weather: Elevated risk

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday.

The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.

&&

For more details visit our webpage http://weather.gov/ddc/ehwo

$$

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