weather.gov     
National Weather Service

Watches, Warnings & Advisories
NWS Homepage

Special Weather Statement


SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
416 AM CDT MON SEP 26 2016

IAZ063>068-076>078-087>089-098-099-ILZ009-015>018-024>026-034-035-
MOZ009-010-270030-
IOWA-JOHNSON-CEDAR-CLINTON-MUSCATINE-SCOTT-KEOKUK-WASHINGTON-
LOUISA-JEFFERSON-HENRY IA-DES MOINES-VAN BUREN-LEE-WHITESIDE-
ROCK ISLAND-HENRY IL-BUREAU-PUTNAM-MERCER-HENDERSON-WARREN-
HANCOCK-MCDONOUGH-SCOTLAND-CLARK-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MARENGO...IOWA CITY...TIPTON...
CLINTON...MUSCATINE...DAVENPORT...BETTENDORF...SIGOURNEY...
WASHINGTON...WAPELLO...FAIRFIELD...MOUNT PLEASANT...BURLINGTON...
KEOSAUQUA...FORT MADISON...STERLING...MOLINE...ROCK ISLAND...
GENESEO...PRINCETON...HENNEPIN...ALEDO...OQUAWKA...MONMOUTH...
CARTHAGE...MACOMB...MEMPHIS...KAHOKA
416 AM CDT MON SEP 26 2016

...VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER FOR AGRICULTURE FIELD FIRES THIS
AFTERNOON...

DRIER AIR...ALONG WITH WINDS FROM 20 TO 25 MPH AND GUSTS TO 35 MPH
AND NEARLY CURED AGRICULTURAL FIELDS WILL COMBINE TO PRODUCE VERY
HIGH FIRE DANGER THIS AFTERNOON ACROSS THE AREA. IF AN
AGRICULTURAL FIELD WERE TO CATCH FIRE...WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE
SUCH THAT THE FIRES COULD SPREAD QUICKLY.

$$

GIBBS

U.S. Dept. of Commerce
NOAA National Weather Service
1325 East West Highway
Silver Spring, MD 20910
E-mail: w-nws.webmaster@noaa.gov
Page last modified: June 2, 2009
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE: for Safety, for Work, for Fun - FOR LIFE