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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Memphis TN
340 AM CST Mon Dec 11 2017

...Red Flag Conditions Likely Across Northeast Arkansas Today...

.The combination of gusty winds...low relative humidity values
and low fuel moisture levels will create Red Flag conditions this
afternoon. Expect improving wild fire conditions by this evening
as winds decrease and humidity values increase.

ARZ008-009-017-018-026-120000-
/O.NEW.KMEG.FW.W.0001.171211T1600Z-171212T0000Z/
Randolph-Clay-Lawrence-Greene-Craighead-
340 AM CST Mon Dec 11 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM CST
THIS EVENING FOR NORTHEAST ARKANSAS DUE TO GUSTY WINDS...LOW
RELATIVE HUMIDITIES AND LOW FUEL MOISTURE...

The National Weather Service in Memphis has issued a Red Flag
Warning, which is in effect from 10 AM this morning to 6 PM CST
this evening.

* AFFECTED AREA...In Arkansas...Fire weather zones 008, 009,
  017, 018, and 026.

* WIND...20 foot winds greater than 14 mph with gusts to 25 mph.|

* HUMIDITY...20 to 25 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.

&&

$$

SJM

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Paducah KY
335 AM CST Mon Dec 11 2017

MOZ098-100-106>109-120000-
/O.NEW.KPAH.FW.W.0001.171211T1600Z-171212T0000Z/
Shannon-Wayne MO-Oregon-Carter-Ripley-Butler-
335 AM CST Mon Dec 11 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM CST
THIS EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND LOW FUEL
MOISTURE FOR SOUTH CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST MISSOURI INCLUDING THE
MARK TWAIN NATIONAL FOREST...

The National Weather Service in Paducah has issued a Red Flag
Warning, which is in effect from 10 AM this morning to 6 PM CST
this evening.

* AFFECTED AREA...Fire Weather Zone 098 Shannon...Fire Weather
  Zone 100 Wayne MO...Fire Weather Zone 106 Oregon...Fire Weather
  Zone 107 Carter...Fire Weather Zone 108 Ripley and Fire Weather
  Zone 109 Butler.

* WIND...Southwest 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph becoming
  west late in the day.

* HUMIDITY...Lowest values will range from 15 to 25 percent this
  afternoon.

* IMPACTS...These conditions will be conducive for the rapid
  spread and growth of uncontrolled wildfires.

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 Springfield MO
327 AM CST Mon Dec 11 2017


KSZ073-097-101-MOZ055>058-066>071-077>082-088>097-101>105-120000-
/O.NEW.KSGF.FW.W.0008.171211T1600Z-171212T0000Z/
Bourbon-Crawford-Cherokee-Benton-Morgan-Miller-Maries-Vernon-
St. Clair-Hickory-Camden-Pulaski-Phelps-Barton-Cedar-Polk-Dallas-
Laclede-Texas-Jasper-Dade-Greene-Webster-Wright-Newton-Lawrence-
Christian-Douglas-Howell-McDonald-Barry-Stone-Taney-Ozark-
327 AM CST Mon Dec 11 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM CST
THIS EVENING FOR LOW HUMIDITY AND GUSTY WINDS FOR FIRE WEATHER
ZONES 055, 056, 057, 058, 066, 067, 068, 069, 070, 071, 073, 077,
078, 079, 080, 081, 082, 088, 089, 090, 091, 092, 093, 094, 095,
096, 097, 097, 101, 101, 102, 103, 104, AND 105...

The National Weather Service in Springfield has issued a Red Flag
Warning, which is in effect from 10 AM this morning to 6 PM CST
this evening.

* AFFECTED AREA...Fire weather zones 073, 097, and 101 in Kansas. Fire
  weather zones 055, 056, 057, 058, 066, 067, 068, 069, 070, 071,
  077, 078, 079, 080, 081, 082, 088, 089, 090, 091, 092, 093,
  094, 095, 096, 097, 101, 102, 103, 104, and 105 in Missouri.

* WIND...Northwest winds of 15 to 25 mph with gusts of 30 to 35
  mph.

* HUMIDITY...Values are expected to drop as low as 15 to 25
  percent.

* IMPACTS...Any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly and
  become very difficult to control. Outdoor burning is not
  recommended and highly discouraged.

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.

&&

$$

Wise

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Little Rock AR
326 AM CST Mon Dec 11 2017

...Red Flag Conditions Likely Across Most of the Area Today...

.The combination of breezy conditions...very low relative
humidity values and low fuel moisture levels will create Red Flag
conditions this afternoon. Many areas are also in severe to
extreme drought...so even in areas where winds may not get as
strong...the low humidity and very dry conditions will still
generate dangerous wild fire conditions. Expect some improving
wild fire conditions by this evening as winds decrease and
humidity values increase. However...no rainfall is forecast for
the next several days...so a high wild fire danger will persist.

ARZ003>007-012>016-021>025-030>034-037>047-052>057-062>069-112230-
/O.NEW.KLZK.FW.W.0001.171211T1600Z-171212T0000Z/
Boone-Marion-Baxter-Fulton-Sharp-Newton-Searcy-Stone-Izard-
Independence-Johnson-Pope-Van Buren-Cleburne-Jackson-Logan-Conway-
Faulkner-White-Woodruff-Scott-Yell-Perry-Polk-Montgomery-Garland-
Saline-Pulaski-Lonoke-Prairie-Monroe-Pike-Clark-Hot Spring-Grant-
Jefferson-Arkansas-Dallas-Cleveland-Lincoln-Desha-Ouachita-
Calhoun-Bradley-Drew-
326 AM CST Mon Dec 11 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM CST
THIS EVENING FOR BREEZY WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITIES...AND LOW
FUEL MOISTURE levels FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 003, 004, 005, 006,
007, 012, 013, 014, 015, 016, 021, 022, 023, 024, 025, 030, 031,
032, 033, 034, 037, 038, 039, 040, 041, 042, 043, 044, 045, 046,
047, 052, 053, 054, 055, 056, 057, 062, 063, 064, 065, 066, 067,
068, AND 069...

The National Weather Service in Little Rock has issued a Red Flag
Warning, which is in effect from 10 AM this morning to 6 PM CST
this evening.

* AFFECTED AREA: Fire weather zones 003, 004, 005, 006, 007, 012,
  013, 014, 015, 016, 021, 022, 023, 024, 025, 030, 031, 032,
  033, 034, 037, 038, 039, 040, 041, 042, 043, 044, 045, 046, 047,
  052, 053, 054, 055, 056, 057, 062, 063, 064, 065, 066, 067,
  068, and 069.

* WIND: Expect 20 foot winds to increase to over 15 mph by early
  this afternoon...with some gusts over 20 mph possible.

* HUMIDITY: Expect humidity levels to drop below 25 by this
  afternoon...with some areas in the higher terrain of the Ozark
  and Ouachita Mountains seeing humidity levels possibly drop
  below 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.

&&

$$

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Tulsa OK
316 AM CST Mon Dec 11 2017

...DANGEROUS FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ACROSS NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA AND
FAR NORTHWEST ARKANSAS THIS AFTERNOON...

.WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS AT SPEEDS OF 10 TO 20 MPH AND GUSTS IN
THE 20 TO 30 MPH RANGE ARE EXPECTED. WINDS WILL SHIFT TO A MORE
NORTHERLY DIRECTION DURING THE LATE AFTERNOON AND INTO THE EVENING
AS A COLD FRONT PUSHES THROUGH THE AREA. THE FRONTAL PASSAGE WILL
ALSO KEEP WINDS GUSTY INTO THIS EVENING. THESE CONDITIONS
COMBINED WITH ONGOING DRY CONDITIONS WILL CREATE FIRE CONDITIONS
FAVORABLE FOR RAPID DEVELOPMENT AND THE SPREAD OF WILDFIRES.

ARZ001-002-010-011-OKZ057-058-060>064-067>069-120000-
/O.NEW.KTSA.FW.W.0014.171211T1600Z-171212T0000Z/
Benton-Carroll-Washington AR-Madison-Craig-Ottawa-Tulsa-Rogers-
Mayes-Delaware-Creek-Wagoner-Cherokee-Adair-
316 AM CST Mon Dec 11 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM CST
THIS EVENING FOR VERY DRY AND WINDY CONDITIONS FOR NORTHEAST
OKLAHOMA AND FAR NORTHWEST ARKANSAS...

The National Weather Service in Tulsa has issued a Red Flag
Warning, which is in effect from 10 AM this morning to 6 PM CST
this evening.

* AFFECTED AREA...In Arkansas, Benton, Carroll, Washington, and
  Madison counties. In Oklahoma, Craig, Ottawa, Tulsa, Rogers,
  Mayes, Delaware, Creek, Wagoner, Cherokee, and Adair counties.

* WIND...West to northwest winds at 10 to 20 mph, gusting to 20
  to 30 mph at times

* HUMIDITY...15 to 25 percent.

* TEMPERATURE...Mid to upper 60s.

* IMPACTS...any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
  Outdoor burning is not recommended.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A red flag warning means that a dangerous combination of weather
conditions and dry vegetation is expected within 24 hours,
favoring rapid growth and spread of any wildfires. The primary
weather factors include stronger winds, lower humidities, and
warmer temperatures.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Tulsa OK
444 AM CST Mon Dec 11 2017

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-121045-
Adair OK-Benton AR-Carroll AR-Cherokee OK-Choctaw OK-Craig OK-
Crawford AR-Creek OK-Delaware OK-Franklin AR-Haskell OK-Latimer OK-
Le Flore OK-Madison AR-Mayes OK-McIntosh OK-Muskogee OK-Nowata OK-
Okfuskee OK-Okmulgee OK-Osage OK-Ottawa OK-Pawnee OK-Pittsburg OK-
Pushmataha OK-Rogers OK-Sebastian AR-Sequoyah OK-Tulsa OK-Wagoner OK-
Washington OK-Washington AR-
444 AM CST Mon Dec 11 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FOR NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA AND PARTS OF
NORTHWEST ARKANSAS TODAY...

This Outlook is for Northwest and West Central Arkansas as well as
much of Eastern Oklahoma.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

SIGNIFICANT WINDS.
RISK...Limited.
AREA...Northeast Oklahoma and parts of northwest Arkansas.
    ONSET...Late morning.

FIRE WEATHER DANGER.
RISK...Elevated.
    AREA...Northeast Oklahoma and parts of northwest Arkansas.
    ONSET...Late morning.

DISCUSSION...
Well above normal temperatures along with afternoon relative
humidity values around 20 percent and breezy west to northwest
winds will result in an elevated fire danger threat today across
northeast Oklahoma and northwest Arkansas. Winds will initially
be southwest to west this morning...and shift to the northwest
with the passage of a cold front.

SPOTTER AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT ACTION STATEMENT...
Spotter Activation Not Expected.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday.
TUESDAY through FRIDAY...No Hazards.
SATURDAY...High Wind Potential.
SUNDAY...No Hazards.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
An extended period of dry weather is expected through the remainder
of the week and into the weekend with several dry cold fronts
expected. Any day where winds become gusty will raise fire weather
concerns due to the ongoing dry conditions and cured vegetation.

weather.gov/tulsa contains additional information.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Jackson MS
411 AM CST Mon Dec 11 2017

ARZ074-075-LAZ007>009-015-016-023-MSZ018-019-025>030-032>037-
040>042-121015-
Ashley-Chicot-Morehouse-West Carroll-East Carroll-Richland-
Madison LA-Franklin LA-Bolivar-Sunflower-Leflore-Grenada-Carroll-
Montgomery-Webster-Clay-Choctaw-Oktibbeha-Washington-Humphreys-
Holmes-Attala-Issaquena-Sharkey-Yazoo-
411 AM CST Mon Dec 11 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of southeast
Arkansas, northeast Louisiana, central Mississippi, north central
Mississippi, and west central Mississippi.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

FIRE WEATHER
THREAT...Limited
TIMING...Today

A limited fire danger threat will persist for areas in the Delta
today, especially during the afternoon hours, due to a combination
of occasionally gusty winds, low humidity, and the persistently
dry conditions.

(www.weather.gov/images/jan/graphicast/image1.png)

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday

The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low.

.SPOTTER CALL TO ACTION STATEMENT...
The activation of storm spotters, HAM radio operators, and
emergency management personnel in support of severe weather
operations is not expected through next Sunday.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Paducah KY
411 AM CST Mon Dec 11 2017

ILZ075>078-080>094-INZ081-082-085>088-KYZ001>022-MOZ076-086-087-
100-107>112-114-121100-
Jefferson-Wayne IL-Edwards-Wabash-Perry IL-Franklin-Hamilton-
White-Jackson-Williamson-Saline-Gallatin-Union-Johnson-Pope-
Hardin-Alexander-Pulaski-Massac-Gibson-Pike-Posey-Vanderburgh-
Warrick-Spencer-Fulton-Hickman-Carlisle-Ballard-McCracken-Graves-
Livingston-Marshall-Calloway-Crittenden-Lyon-Trigg-Caldwell-
Union KY-Webster-Hopkins-Christian-Henderson-Daviess-McLean-
Muhlenberg-Todd-Perry MO-Bollinger-Cape Girardeau-Wayne MO-Carter-
Ripley-Butler-Stoddard-Scott-Mississippi-New Madrid-
411 AM CST Mon Dec 11 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of southern
Illinois, southwest Indiana, western Kentucky, and southeast
Missouri.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

A Red Flag Warning is in effect today for a portion of southeast
Missouri that includes the Mark Twain National Forest area. Refer
to the Warning for details. Over the rest of southeast Missouri
into parts of southern Illinois and west Kentucky, there is a
limited fire risk today due to gusty winds and dry vegetation.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday

The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Memphis TN
400 AM CST Mon Dec 11 2017

ARZ008-009-017-018-026>028-035-036-048-049-058-MOZ113-115-
MSZ001>017-020>024-TNZ001>004-019>022-048>055-088>092-121200-
Alcorn-Benton MS-Benton TN-Calhoun-Carroll-Chester-Chickasaw-Clay-
Coahoma-Craighead-Crittenden-Crockett-Cross-DeSoto-Decatur-
Dunklin-Dyer-Fayette-Gibson-Greene-Hardeman-Hardin-Haywood-
Henderson-Henry-Itawamba-Lafayette-Lake-Lauderdale-Lawrence-
Lee AR-Lee MS-Madison-Marshall-McNairy-Mississippi-Monroe-Obion-
Panola-Pemiscot-Phillips-Poinsett-Pontotoc-Prentiss-Quitman-
Randolph-Shelby-St. Francis-Tallahatchie-Tate-Tippah-Tipton-
Tishomingo-Tunica-Union-Weakley-Yalobusha-
400 AM CST Mon Dec 11 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of East Arkansas...
the Missouri Bootheel...North Mississippi...and West Tennessee.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

A Red Flag Warning has been issued for northeast Arkansas for today.

An elevated wildfire danger will develop today across the
remainder of the Mid-South.

Use extreme caution if burning outdoors and remember to follow
the advice of local fire weather officials regarding local burn
bans.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday

The probably of widespread hazardous weather is low.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated at this time.

$$

SJM

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Little Rock AR
330 AM CST Mon Dec 11 2017

ARZ003>007-012>016-021>025-030>034-037>047-052>057-062>069-121100-
Boone-Marion-Baxter-Fulton-Sharp-Newton-Searcy-Stone-Izard-
Independence-Johnson-Pope-Van Buren-Cleburne-Jackson-Logan-Conway-
Faulkner-White-Woodruff-Scott-Yell-Perry-Polk-Montgomery-Garland-
Saline-Pulaski-Lonoke-Prairie-Monroe-Pike-Clark-Hot Spring-Grant-
Jefferson-Arkansas-Dallas-Cleveland-Lincoln-Desha-Ouachita-
Calhoun-Bradley-Drew-
330 AM CST Mon Dec 11 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for a Large Part of Arkansas.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

The combination of breezy conditions...very low relative
humidity values and low fuel moisture levels will create Red Flag
conditions this afternoon. Many areas are also in severe to
extreme drought...so even in areas where winds may not get as
strong...the low humidity and very dry conditions will still
generate dangerous wild fire conditions. Expect some improving
wild fire conditions by this evening as winds decrease and
humidity values increase. However...no rainfall is forecast for
the next several days...so a high wild fire danger will persist.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday Through Sunday

Dry weather is expected through the rest of the week. This will
keep most of the area in a moderate to high wild fire danger.
Outdoor burning is discouraged...and follow local burn bans as
many counties remain under burn bans.

.Spotter Information Statement...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

&&

Visit NWS Little Rock on the web. Go to http://weather.gov/lzk.

$$

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Springfield MO
329 AM CST Mon Dec 11 2017

KSZ073-097-101-MOZ055>058-066>071-077>083-088>098-101>106-120930-
Bourbon-Crawford-Cherokee-Benton-Morgan-Miller-Maries-Vernon-
St. Clair-Hickory-Camden-Pulaski-Phelps-Barton-Cedar-Polk-Dallas-
Laclede-Texas-Dent-Jasper-Dade-Greene-Webster-Wright-Newton-
Lawrence-Christian-Douglas-Howell-Shannon-McDonald-Barry-Stone-
Taney-Ozark-Oregon-
329 AM CST Mon Dec 11 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of the Missouri
Ozarks and extreme southeast Kansas.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

Weather hazards expected...

  Limited Non thunderstorm wind risk.
  Significant Fire weather risk.

DISCUSSION...

  A warm and dry air mass will combine with gusty winds to
  produce a significant fire weather risk this afternoon.
  Northwest winds will gust up to 35 mph this afternoon. A Red
  Flag Warning is in effect from 10am to 6pm today, due to the
  low humidity values and gusty winds.

  Any fires that develop in these conditions will likely spread
  rapidly and become very difficult to control. Outdoor burning
  is not recommended and is highly discouraged today.

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

  A limited to elevated fire weather risk will occur throughout
  much of this week.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

  Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.

&&

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

This product in graphical format...along with other weather...
hydrological and climate information...at
http://www.weather.gov/sgf

$$

Wise

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Fort Worth TX
316 AM CST Mon Dec 11 2017

TXZ091>095-100>107-115>123-129>135-141>148-156>162-174-175-120930-
Montague-Cooke-Grayson-Fannin-Lamar-Young-Jack-Wise-Denton-Collin-
Hunt-Delta-Hopkins-Stephens-Palo Pinto-Parker-Tarrant-Dallas-
Rockwall-Kaufman-Van Zandt-Rains-Eastland-Erath-Hood-Somervell-
Johnson-Ellis-Henderson-Comanche-Mills-Hamilton-Bosque-Hill-Navarro-
Freestone-Anderson-Lampasas-Coryell-Bell-McLennan-Falls-Limestone-
Leon-Milam-Robertson-
316 AM CST Mon Dec 11 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for North and Central Texas.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.
The fire weather threat will be elevated this afternoon due to above
normal warmth and low afternoon humidity. Care is urged to avoid any
activities that may spark a grass fire.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday.
The fire weather threat will be elevated during most afternoon hours
through Saturday. Care is urged to avoid any
activities that may spark a grass fire.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

$$

24-Bain

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