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FIRE WEATHER PRODUCT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
1027 AM CST WED JAN 28 2015

OKZ054>056-059>061-064>066-290000-
/O.CON.KTSA.FW.W.0002.150128T1800Z-150129T0000Z/
OSAGE-WASHINGTON OK-NOWATA-PAWNEE-TULSA-ROGERS-CREEK-OKFUSKEE-
OKMULGEE-
1027 AM CST WED JAN 28 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS
EVENING...

A RED FLAG WARNING IS IN EFFECT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES...
 * IN OKLAHOMA...PAWNEE...WASHINGTON...OSAGE...NOWATA...CREEK...
   OKFUSKEE...OKMULGEE...TULSA AND ROGERS.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...
 * A VERY WARM...DRY AND WINDY DAY IS FORECAST THIS AFTERNOON
   ACROSS EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS. THIS WILL
   RESULT IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
   ACROSS PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA WHERE THE WINDS WILL BE
   THE STRONGEST AND THE AIR WILL BE THE DRIEST. THE AREA WITH
   GREATEST THREAT WILL BE ALONG AND WEST OF A NOWATA TO CLAREMORE
   TO OKEMAH LINE...AND THE TIME WINDOW OF GREATEST THREAT WILL BE
   BETWEEN 2 AND 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON.

 * RELATIVE HUMIDITIES BETWEEN 20 AND 25 PERCENT

 * STRONG WIND GUSTS AS HIGH AS 30 MPH

IMPACTS...
 * ANY FIRES WILL QUICKLY SPREAD OUT OF CONTROL AND ENDANGER
   LIVES AND PROPERTY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...
 * DISPOSE OF CIGARETTES PROPERLY AND AVOID ACTIVITIES THAT
   COULD START FIRES.

 * ADDITIONAL WEATHER INFORMATION CAN ALSO BE FOUND AT:
   WEATHER.GOV/TULSA.

&&

$$

LACY


Special Weather Statement


SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
311 AM CST WED JAN 28 2015

KSZ073-097-101-MOZ055>057-066>069-077>081-088>091-093>095-101>104-
282300-
BOURBON-CRAWFORD-CHEROKEE-BENTON-MORGAN-MILLER-VERNON-ST. CLAIR-
HICKORY-CAMDEN-BARTON-CEDAR-POLK-DALLAS-LACLEDE-JASPER-DADE-
GREENE-WEBSTER-NEWTON-LAWRENCE-CHRISTIAN-MCDONALD-BARRY-STONE-
TANEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FORT SCOTT...PITTSBURG...
BAXTER SPRINGS...COLUMBUS...WARSAW...COLE CAMP...VERSAILLES...
ELDON...LAKE OZARK...NEVADA...APPLETON CITY...OSCEOLA...
HERMITAGE...OSAGE BEACH...CAMDENTON...LAMAR...EL DORADO SPRINGS...
STOCKTON...BOLIVAR...BUFFALO...LEBANON...JOPLIN...CARTHAGE...
GREENFIELD...SPRINGFIELD...MARSHFIELD...ROGERSVILLE...NEOSHO...
AURORA...MOUNT VERNON...NIXA...OZARK...ANDERSON...PINEVILLE...
MONETT...CASSVILLE...KIMBERLING CITY...GALENA...BRANSON...FORSYTH
311 AM CST WED JAN 28 2015

...ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER DANGER THIS AFTERNOON...

DRY WEATHER COMBINED WITH UNSEASONABLY MILD
TEMPERATURES IN THE UPPER 60S TO LOW 70S...DRY DORMANT GRASS AND
LEAF LITTER...AND INCREASINGLY GUSTY WINDS WILL ALLOW FOR THE
ELEVATED POTENTIAL OF RAPID FIRE GROWTH AND SPREAD THIS AFTERNOON.

THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR IN SOUTHEAST KANSAS AND FAR
SOUTHWEST MISSOURI INCLUDING THE COUNTIES ALONG AND WEST OF
INTERSTATE 49...AND ALONG HIGHWAY 44 FROM JOPLIN TO SPRINGFIELD
WHERE WIND IS EXPECTED TO GUST IN THE 30 TO 35 MPH RANGE THIS
AFTERNOON. AFTERNOON HUMIDITY LEVELS COULD DROP INTO THE UPPER 20S
TO LOW 30 PERCENTILE RANGE OVER WESTERN MISSOURI AND EXTREME
SOUTHEAST KANSAS.

ALL WITH OUTSIDE BURNING INTEREST SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR AN
INCREASE IN WINDS. THE POTENTIAL FOR OUTDOOR FIRE SPREAD AND
GROWTH WILL INCREASE. TAKE MEASURES TO ENSURE ANY CONTROLLED BURNS
DO NOT QUICKLY BECOME OUT OF CONTROL. BY EARLY EVENING...WEAKER
WINDS COMBINED WITH AN INCREASE IN RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL LESSEN
THE THREAT FOR QUICK FIRE GROWTH AND SPREAD.

$$
LINDENBERG


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORMAN OK
1144 AM CST WED JAN 28 2015

OKZ004>048-050>052-TXZ083>090-291745-
HARPER-WOODS-ALFALFA-GRANT-KAY-ELLIS-WOODWARD-MAJOR-GARFIELD-
NOBLE-ROGER MILLS-DEWEY-CUSTER-BLAINE-KINGFISHER-LOGAN-PAYNE-
BECKHAM-WASHITA-CADDO-CANADIAN-OKLAHOMA-LINCOLN-GRADY-MCCLAIN-
CLEVELAND-POTTAWATOMIE-SEMINOLE-HUGHES-HARMON-GREER-KIOWA-JACKSON-
TILLMAN-COMANCHE-STEPHENS-GARVIN-MURRAY-PONTOTOC-COAL-COTTON-
JEFFERSON-CARTER-JOHNSTON-ATOKA-LOVE-MARSHALL-BRYAN-HARDEMAN-
FOARD-WILBARGER-WICHITA-KNOX-BAYLOR-ARCHER-CLAY-
1144 AM CST WED JAN 28 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHERN...
WESTERN...CENTRAL...AND SOUTHERN OKLAHOMA...AND WESTERN NORTH
TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT...

.WILDFIRE DANGER...
VERY WARM AND DRY AIR AND MODERATE WIND SPEEDS WILL CREATE VERY
HIGH WILDFIRE DANGER THIS AFTERNOON.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...

.WINTER PRECIPITATION...
WIDESPREAD RAIN IS EXPECTED OVER THE WEEKEND BUT SOME OF THE RAIN
MAY MIX WITH OR CHANGE OVER TO SNOW SATURDAY NIGHT INTO SUNDAY.
LIGHT SNOWFALL ACCUMULATIONS COULD BE POSSIBLE IN PARTS OF
NORTHWEST OKLAHOMA.

GET GRAPHICS AND MORE DETAILS AT WEATHER.GOV/NORMAN...AND FOLLOW
OUR WEATHER FORECAST OFFICE ON TWITTER AND FACEBOOK.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
455 AM CST WED JAN 28 2015

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-291100-
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-
455 AM CST WED JAN 28 2015

...ELEVATED FIRE DANGER 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...EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS.
ONSET...LATE MORNING.

FIRE WEATHER DANGER.
RISK...ELEVATED.
AREA...EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS...GREATEST
        THREAT IN NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA.
ONSET...THIS AFTERNOON.

DISCUSSION...
NEAR RECORD WARMTH IS EXPECTED TODAY AS AFTERNOON TEMPERATURES WARM
WELL INTO THE 70S...WITH A FEW READINGS NEAR 80 DEGREES POSSIBLE IN
NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA. THESE VERY WARM TEMPERATURES COMBINED WITH GUSTY
SOUTH WINDS AND AFTERNOON RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES BELOW 25 PERCENT
WILL RESULT IN AN ELEVATED FIRE DANGER ACROSS MUCH OF THE AREA. THE
AREA OF GREATEST RISK WILL BE ACROSS NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA GENERALLY
ALONG AND WEST OF HIGHWAY 75.

A COLD FRONT WILL ENTER THE REGION THIS EVENING BRINGING COOLER AIR
OVERNIGHT.

SPOTTER AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT ACTION STATEMENT...
SPOTTER ACTIVATION NOT EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.
THURSDAY...HIGH WIND POTENTIAL.
FRIDAY AND SATURDAY...NO HAZARDS.
SUNDAY...WINTER WEATHER POTENTIAL...HIGH WIND POTENTIAL.
MONDAY AND TUESDAY...NO HAZARDS.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
COOLER WEATHER IS FORECAST FOR THURSDAY AND INTO THE WEEKEND. AN
APPROACHING UPPER LEVEL SYSTEM WILL BRING INCREASING CHANCES OF
PRECIPITATION BY SATURDAY AND INTO SATURDAY NIGHT. AT THIS TIME IT
APPEARS THAT TEMPERATURES PROFILES WILL REMAIN TOO WARM TO SUPPORT
ANY WINTRY PRECIPITATION...BUT A CHILLY RAIN IS EXPECTED
NONETHELESS. A REINFORCING SHOT OF COLDER AIR WILL MOVE INTO THE
AREA ON SUNDAY...AND RAIN MAY TRANSITION TO LIGHT SNOW OR SLEET
ACROSS NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS BEFORE TAPERING OFF
LATE IN THE DAY. AT THIS TIME...ONLY MINOR ACCUMULATIONS ARE
EXPECTED.

WWW.SRH.NOAA.GOV/TULSA CONTAINS ADDITIONAL INFORMATION.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
438 AM CST WED JAN 28 2015

TXZ021>044-291045-
PARMER-CASTRO-SWISHER-BRISCOE-HALL-CHILDRESS-BAILEY-LAMB-HALE-
FLOYD-MOTLEY-COTTLE-COCHRAN-HOCKLEY-LUBBOCK-CROSBY-DICKENS-KING-
YOAKUM-TERRY-LYNN-GARZA-KENT-STONEWALL-
438 AM CST WED JAN 28 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE EXTREME SOUTHERN TEXAS
PANHANDLE...SOUTH PLAINS AND ROLLING PLAINS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF A FEW INCHES ARE POSSIBLE FRIDAY THROUGH
EARLY SATURDAY IN THE FAR SOUTHWEST TEXAS PANHANDLE. TEMPERATURES
AROUND FREEZING MAY LIMIT MOST OF THESE ACCUMULATIONS TO GRASS
AND OTHER UNPAVED SURFACES.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DODGE CITY KS
432 AM CST WED JAN 28 2015

KSZ030-031-043>046-061>066-074>081-084>090-291100-
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-
432 AM CST WED JAN 28 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL...SOUTH
CENTRAL...SOUTHWEST AND WEST CENTRAL KANSAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

WEATHER HAZARDS EXPECTED...

  LIMITED NON THUNDERSTORM WIND RISK.
  ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER RISK.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

  HAZARDS WEATHER RISK...

  THURSDAY...
  NO HAZARDS.

  FRIDAY...
  NO HAZARDS.

  SATURDAY...
  LIMITED SNOW RISK.

  SUNDAY...
  LIMITED EXCESSIVE COLD RISK.
  LIMITED SNOW RISK.

  MONDAY...
  LIMITED EXCESSIVE COLD RISK.

  TUESDAY...
  LIMITED EXCESSIVE COLD RISK.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED THROUGH TONIGHT.

&&

FOR MORE DETAILS VISIT OUR WEBPAGE HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/DDC/?N=HWO

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
348 AM CST WED JAN 28 2015

KSZ073-097-101-MOZ055>058-066>071-077>083-088>098-101>106-291000-
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-
348 AM CST WED JAN 28 2015

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.
  ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER RISK.

DISCUSSION...

  WINDY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED ACROSS WESTERN MISSOURI AND
  EXTREME SOUTHEAST KANSAS FROM LATE MORNING THROUGH THE AFTERNOON
  IN ADVANCE OF THE NEXT COLD FRONT. SOUTH WIND GUSTS OF 30 TO 35
  MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE LATER TODAY.

  THE GUSTY WIND WILL COMBINE WITH UNSEASONABLY WARM TEMPERATURES
  AND LOW AFTERNOON RELATIVE HUMIDITY LEVELS TO PRODUCE AN
  ELEVATED DANGER FOR FAST SPREADING OUTDOOR FIRES OVER WESTERN
  MISSOURI AND EXTREME SOUTHEAST KANSAS THIS AFTERNOON.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

  A STORM SYSTEM WILL MOVE THROUGH THE AREA THIS WEEKEND BRINGING
  A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW TO SOUTHEAST KANSAS AND THE MISSOURI
  OZARKS. THE BEST CHANCE FOR ANY LIGHT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE
  SATURDAY NIGHT INTO EARLY SUNDAY MORNING.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

  SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED THROUGH TONIGHT.

&&

THIS PRODUCT IS NOW AVAILABLE IN GRAPHICAL FORMAT...ALONG WITH
OTHER WEATHER...HYDROLOGICAL AND CLIMATE INFORMATION...AT
HTTP://WWW.CRH.NOAA.GOV/SGF(ALL LOWERCASE)

$$

LINDENBERG

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
346 AM CST WED JAN 28 2015

KSZ032-033-047>053-067>072-082-083-091>096-098>100-291000-
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-
346 AM CST WED JAN 28 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL KANSAS...
SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS AND SOUTHEAST KANSAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

VERY HIGH GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER WILL BE IN PLACE ACROSS THE ENTIRE
AREA THIS AFTERNOON WITH OUTDOOR BURNING NOT RECOMMENDED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

A MIX OF RAIN AND SNOW IS POSSIBLE AREAWIDE FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH
EARLY SUNDAY...AS A STORM SYSTEM APPROACHES FROM THE WEST. AT
THIS TIME IT APPEARS CENTRAL KANSAS HAS THE GREATEST POTENTIAL TO
SEE LIGHT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS. THOSE WITH TRAVEL PLANS THIS
WEEKEND SHOULD CONTINUE TO CHECK LATER FORECASTS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

&&

FOR A GRAPHICAL VERSION OF THIS INFORMATION...SEE OUR
WEBPAGE AT HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/WICHITA/HWO/HWO.PHP

$$

LAWSON

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