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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.

&&

$$

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.

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

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE...CORRECTED
National Weather Service Denver/Boulder CO
1051 AM MDT Tue Sep 19 2017

...Critical to Extreme Fire Weather Conditions this afternoon
into the early evening hours...

.West to southwest winds will increase ahead of a cold front.
Gusts to 50 mph will be possible over the higher terrain with
gusts from 30 to 40 mph at lower elevations. These winds combined
with relative humidity values of 8 to 15 percent will result in
extreme fire weather conditions in places. Winds are expected to
shift to the north this evening as a cold front pushes through.
Relative humidities are expected to rapidly improve behind the
cold front.

COZ212>216-238>251-200045-
/O.COR.KBOU.FW.W.0024.170919T1700Z-170920T0200Z/
South and Southeast Grand/West Central and Southwest Boulder/
Gilpin/Clear Creek/Summit/North and West Park Counties Above
9000 Feet-Grand and Summit Counties Below 9000 Feet-
Central and Southeast Park County-
Larimer and Boulder Counties Between 6000 and 9000 Feet-
Jefferson and West Douglas Counties Above 6000 Feet/Gilpin/Clear
Creek/Northeast Park Counties Below 9000 Feet-
Larimer County Below 6000 Feet/Northwest Weld County-
Boulder And Jefferson Counties Below 6000 Feet/West Broomfield
County-
North Douglas County Below 6000 Feet/Denver/West Adams and
Arapahoe Counties/East Broomfield County-
Elbert/Central and East Douglas Counties Above 6000 Feet-
Northeast Weld County-Central and South Weld County-Morgan County-
Central and East Adams and Arapahoe Counties-
North and Northeast Elbert County Below 6000 Feet/North Lincoln
County-
Southeast Elbert County Below 6000 Feet/South Lincoln County-
Logan County-Washington County-Sedgwick County-Phillips County-
1051 AM MDT Tue Sep 19 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MDT THIS EVENING
FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR THE NORTHEAST PLAINS OF
COLORADO...

* Affected Area...Fire Weather Zones 212...213...214...215...
  216...238...239...240...241...242...243...244...245...246...
  247... 248...249...250 and 251.

* Timing...11 AM to 8 PM MDT.

* Winds...Southwest 20 to 30 mph in and near the mountains, and
  foothills with gusts up to 50 mph. Across the Palmer Divide and
  northeast plains, southwest 10 to 20 mph with gusts of 30 to 40
  mph.

* Relative Humidity...as low as 8 percent.

* Impacts...Gusty winds and low relative humidity will result in
  critical fire weather conditions.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Goodland KS
1015 AM MDT Tue Sep 19 2017

KSZ001>004-013>016-027>029-041-042-NEZ079>081-200100-
/O.CON.KGLD.FW.W.0019.170919T1800Z-170920T0100Z/
Cheyenne-Rawlins-Decatur-Norton-Sherman-Thomas-Sheridan-Graham-
Wallace-Logan-Gove-Greeley-Wichita-Dundy-Hitchcock-Red Willow-
1015 AM MDT Tue Sep 19 2017 /1115 AM CDT Tue Sep 19 2017/

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM MDT /8 PM CDT/
THIS EVENING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER
ZONES 001...002...003...004...013...014...015...016...027...028...
029...041...042...079...080 AND 081...

* Affected Area...In Kansas...Fire Weather Zone 001 Cheyenne...
  Fire Weather Zone 002 Rawlins...Fire Weather Zone 003
  Decatur... Fire Weather Zone 004 Norton...Fire Weather Zone
  013 Sherman... Fire Weather Zone 014 Thomas...Fire Weather
  Zone 015 Sheridan... Fire Weather Zone 016 Graham...Fire
  Weather Zone 027 Wallace... Fire Weather Zone 028 Logan...Fire
  Weather Zone 029 Gove...Fire Weather Zone 041 Greeley and Fire
  Weather Zone 042 Wichita. In Nebraska...Fire Weather Zone 079
  Dundy...Fire Weather Zone 080 Hitchcock and Fire Weather Zone
  081 Red Willow.

* Winds...South 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 40 mph.

* Relative Humidity...As low as 9 percent.

* Impacts...Any fires that start will have extreme fire behavior
  and spread rapidly. Outdoor burning is not advised.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Red Flag Warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now...or are imminent. A combination of
strong winds...low relative humidity...and warm temperatures can
contribute to extreme fire behavior.

&&

$$

For more information from NOAA/National Weather Service visit...
http://weather.gov/gld

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Goodland KS
1015 AM MDT Tue Sep 19 2017

COZ252>254-200100-
/O.EXT.KGLD.FW.W.0019.170919T1615Z-170920T0100Z/
Yuma-Kit Carson-Cheyenne-
1015 AM MDT Tue Sep 19 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM MDT THIS EVENING FOR
WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 252...
253 AND 254...

* Affected Area...In Colorado...Fire Weather Zone 252 Yuma...
  Fire Weather Zone 253 Kit Carson and Fire Weather Zone 254
  Cheyenne.

* Winds...Southwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 40 mph.

* Relative Humidity...As low as 9 percent.

* Impacts...Any fires that start will have extreme fire behavior
  and spread rapidly. Outdoor burning is not advised.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Red Flag Warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now...or are imminent. A combination of
strong winds...low relative humidity...and warm temperatures can
contribute to extreme fire behavior.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Hastings NE
1109 AM CDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.Strong southerly winds, above normal temperatures and drier air
invading from the west will team to bring extreme fire weather
conditions to parts of the area this afternoon and early evening.
Do not burn. Should a fire start in open country, be prepared for
the fact it may rapidly burn out of control.

KSZ005-017-NEZ082-200100-
/O.CON.KGID.FW.W.0011.170919T1900Z-170920T0100Z/
Phillips-Rooks-Furnas-
1109 AM CDT Tue Sep 19 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT THIS EVENING
FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 005,
017 AND 082...

* AFFECTED AREA...In Kansas, Fire Weather Zone 005, Phillips
  county and Fire Weather Zone 017, Rooks county. In Nebraska,
  Fire Weather Zone 082, Furnas county.

* WINDS...South 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* TIMING...Tuesday afternoon and evening.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...As low as 20 percent.

* IMPACTS...Any fires that occur may spread rapidly and be
  difficult to contain. Use caution if engaging in activities
  that could ignite a fire.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Cheyenne WY
245 AM MDT Tue Sep 19 2017

...STRONG GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITIES LATE THIS
MORNING THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

NEZ312-313-WYZ309-192130-
/O.NEW.KCYS.FW.W.0017.170919T1700Z-170920T0100Z/
Box Butte/South Sioux-
Scotts Bluff National Monument/Wildcat Hills-
South Laramie Range/Medicine Bow NF-
245 AM MDT Tue Sep 19 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM MDT
THIS EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...

The National Weather Service in Cheyenne has issued a Red Flag
Warning, which is in effect from 11 AM this morning to 7 PM MDT
this evening.

* AFFECTED AREA...Fire weather zone 312.
                  Fire weather zone 313.
                  Fire weather zone 309.

* WIND...Southwest at 20 to 35 mph with gusts around 45 mph. Winds
  will shift into the west late in the afternoon.

* HUMIDITY...12 to 17 percent.

* THUNDERSTORMS...No thunderstorms are expected.

* IMPACTS...any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly due
  to the strong winds. 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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