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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Quad Cities IA IL
539 PM CST Sat Mar 2 2024

...Very High to Extreme Fire Weather Conditions Sunday...

.Very warm temperatures, windy conditions and dry fuels will lead
to extreme fire weather conditions Sunday morning into the
afternoon. If a fire were to start, it would exhibit extreme fire
behavior making containment difficult!


IAZ040-051-052-063-064-076-077-087-098-MOZ009-030745-
/O.CON.KDVN.FW.W.0002.240303T1500Z-240304T0000Z/
Buchanan-Benton-Linn-Iowa-Johnson-Keokuk-Washington-Jefferson-
Van Buren-Scotland-
539 PM CST Sat Mar 2 2024

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TO 6 PM CST
SUNDAY ACROSS PORTIONS OF EASTERN IOWA AND NORTHEAST MISSOURI...

* TIMING...9 AM to 6 PM.

* WINDS...South 20 to 25 mph with gusts up to 45 mph.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...As low as 35 percent.

* IMPACTS...Any fires will likely spread rapidly and be 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.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Quad Cities IA IL
539 PM CST Sat Mar 2 2024

...Very High to Extreme Fire Weather Conditions Sunday...

.Very warm temperatures, windy conditions and dry fuels will lead
to extreme fire weather conditions Sunday morning into the
afternoon. If a fire were to start, it would exhibit extreme fire
behavior making containment difficult!


IAZ041-042-053-054-065>068-078-088-089-099-ILZ015-024-025-034-
MOZ010-030745-
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Delaware-Dubuque-Jones-Jackson-Cedar-Clinton-Muscatine-Scott-
Louisa-Henry IA-Des Moines-Lee-Rock Island-Mercer-Henderson-
Hancock-Clark-
539 PM CST Sat Mar 2 2024

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TO 6 PM CST SUNDAY FOR
PORTIONS OF EASTERN IOWA, NORTHEAST MISSOURI AND NORTHWEST
ILLINOIS...

The National Weather Service in Quad Cities has issued a Red Flag
Warning which is in effect from 9 AM to 6 PM CST Sunday.

* TIMING...9 AM to 6 PM.

* WINDS...South 20 to 25 mph with gusts up to 45 mph.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...As low as 37 percent.

* IMPACTS...Any fires will likely spread rapidly and be 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.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service North Platte NE
404 PM CST Sat Mar 2 2024

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MST THIS EVENING FOR
PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST NEBRASKA AND THE WESTERN SANDHILLS INTO THE
PANHANDLE...

NEZ204-210-030100-
/O.CON.KLBF.FW.W.0006.000000T0000Z-240303T0100Z/
Eastern Panhandle/Crescent Lake NWR-Frenchman Basin-
304 PM MST Sat Mar 2 2024

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MST THIS EVENING
FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST NEBRASKA AND THE WESTERN SANDHILLS INTO
THE PANHANDLE...

* AFFECTED AREA...Fire Weather Zone 204 Eastern
  Panhandle/Crescent Lake NWR and Fire Weather Zone 210
  Frenchman Basin.

* TIMING...Until 6PM MST, 11AM to 7PM CST

* WINDS...South 10 to 20 mph with gusts 30 to 35 mph.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...As low as 12 percent.

* TEMPERATURES...Upper 60s to lower 70s.

* LIGHTNING...Not expected.

* IMPACTS...Any fires will be capable of spreading rapidly and
  be difficult to control.

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 Dodge City KS
352 PM CST Sat Mar 2 2024


KSZ084>089-030600-
/O.CON.KDDC.FW.W.0003.000000T0000Z-240303T0200Z/
/O.CON.KDDC.FW.W.0004.240303T1800Z-240304T0100Z/
Morton-Stevens-Seward-Meade-Clark-Comanche-
352 PM CST Sat Mar 2 2024

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CST THIS EVENING
FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...
...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 7 PM CST
SUNDAY FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...

* AFFECTED AREA...Fire Weather Zone 084 Morton, Fire Weather
  Zone 085 Stevens, Fire Weather Zone 086 Seward, Fire Weather
  Zone 087 Meade, Fire Weather Zone 088 Clark and Fire Weather
  Zone 089 Comanche.

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

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...As low as 7 percent.

* IMPACTS...Widespread dormant fuels will be receptive of
  ignition, and will pose a risk of rapid wildfire spread should
  an ignition occur. Any fires may burn out of control quickly.
  Any outdoor burning is strongly 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.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Dodge City KS
352 PM CST Sat Mar 2 2024


KSZ074>078-080-030600-
/O.CON.KDDC.FW.W.0003.000000T0000Z-240303T0200Z/
/O.CON.KDDC.FW.A.0004.240303T1800Z-240304T0100Z/
Stanton-Grant-Haskell-Gray-Ford-Kiowa-
352 PM CST Sat Mar 2 2024

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CST THIS EVENING
FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...

* AFFECTED AREA...Fire Weather Zone 074 Stanton, Fire Weather
  Zone 075 Grant, Fire Weather Zone 076 Haskell, Fire Weather
  Zone 077 Gray, Fire Weather Zone 078 Ford and Fire Weather
  Zone 080 Kiowa.

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

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...As low as 8 percent.

* IMPACTS...Widespread dormant fuels will be receptive of
  ignition, and will pose a risk of rapid wildfire spread should
  an ignition occur. Any fires may burn out of control quickly.
  Any outdoor burning is strongly 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.

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible
Red Flag Warnings.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Dodge City KS
352 PM CST Sat Mar 2 2024


KSZ043-044-061>064-079-030600-
/O.EXA.KDDC.FW.A.0004.240303T1800Z-240304T0100Z/
/O.CON.KDDC.FW.W.0003.000000T0000Z-240303T0200Z/
Scott-Lane-Hamilton-Kearny-Finney-Hodgeman-Edwards-
352 PM CST Sat Mar 2 2024 /252 PM MST Sat Mar 2 2024/

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CST /7 PM MST/
THIS EVENING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY ...

The National Weather Service in Dodge City has issued a Fire
Weather Watch for wind and low relative humidity, which is in
effect from Sunday afternoon through Sunday evening.

* AFFECTED AREA...Fire Weather Zone 043 Scott, Fire Weather Zone
  044 Lane, Fire Weather Zone 061 Hamilton, Fire Weather Zone
  062 Kearny, Fire Weather Zone 063 Finney, Fire Weather Zone
  064 Hodgeman and Fire Weather Zone 079 Edwards.

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

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...As low as 8 percent.

* IMPACTS...Open fires can quickly burn out of control.

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.

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible
Red Flag Warnings.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Dodge City KS
352 PM CST Sat Mar 2 2024


KSZ090-030600-
/O.CON.KDDC.FW.W.0004.240303T1800Z-240304T0100Z/
Barber-
352 PM CST Sat Mar 2 2024

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 7 PM CST
SUNDAY FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...

* AFFECTED AREA...Fire Weather Zone 090 Barber.

* WINDS...Southwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...As low as 14 percent.

* IMPACTS...Open fires can quickly burn out of control.

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 Pueblo CO
247 PM MST Sat Mar 2 2024


COZ228>230-232-233-235>237-031400-
/O.CON.KPUB.FW.W.0007.000000T0000Z-240303T0300Z/
/O.CON.KPUB.FW.W.0008.240303T1700Z-240304T0200Z/
Pueblo County Including Pueblo-
Huerfano County Including Walsenburg-
Western Las Animas County Including Trinidad and Thatcher-
Otero County Including La Junta and Western Comanche Grasslands-
Eastern Las Animas County Including Pinon Canyon-
Bent County Including Las Animas-Prowers County Including Lamar-
Baca County Including Springfield and Eastern Comanche Grasslands-
247 PM MST Sat Mar 2 2024

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MST THIS EVENING
FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES
228, 229, 230, 232, 233, 235, 236, AND 237...
...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM TO 7 PM MST
SUNDAY FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER
ZONES 228, 229, 230, 232, 233, 235, 236, AND 237...

* Affected Area...Fire Weather Zones 228, 229, 230, 232, 233,
  235, 236 and 237.

* Winds...Southwest 30 to 40 mph with gusts up to 75 mph.

* Relative Humidity...As low as 5 percent.

* Impacts...Conditions will be favorable for rapid rates of fire
  growth and spread.

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 Pueblo CO
247 PM MST Sat Mar 2 2024


COZ227-231-234-031400-
/O.EXA.KPUB.FW.W.0008.240303T1700Z-240304T0200Z/
/O.CON.KPUB.FW.W.0007.000000T0000Z-240303T0300Z/
Southern El Paso County Including Fort Carson and Colorado
Springs-Crowley County Including Ordway-
Kiowa County Including Eads-
247 PM MST Sat Mar 2 2024

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MST THIS EVENING
FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES
227, 231, AND 234...
...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM TO 7 PM MST SUNDAY FOR
GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 227,
231, AND 234...

The National Weather Service in Pueblo has issued a Red Flag
Warning for gusty winds and low relative humidity, which is in
effect from 10 AM to 7 PM MST Sunday.

* Affected Area...Fire Weather Zones 227, 231 and 234.

* Winds...Southwest 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 55 mph.

* Relative Humidity...As low as 7 percent.

* Impacts...Conditions will be favorable for rapid rates of fire
  growth and spread.

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 Pueblo CO
247 PM MST Sat Mar 2 2024


COZ222-226-030300-
/O.CON.KPUB.FW.W.0007.000000T0000Z-240303T0300Z/
Fremont County Including Canon City/Howard/Texas Creek-
Northern El Paso County Including Monument and Black Forest-
247 PM MST Sat Mar 2 2024

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MST THIS EVENING
FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES
222 AND 226...

* Affected Area...Fire Weather Zones 222 and 226.

* Winds...Southwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 50 mph.

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

* Impacts...Conditions will be favorable for rapid rates of fire
  growth and spread.

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
231 PM MST Sat Mar 2 2024

...CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS THIS AFTERNOON...

NEZ434>437-WYZ419-430>433-030100-
/O.CON.KCYS.FW.W.0003.000000T0000Z-240303T0100Z/
Pine Ridge/Nebraska National Forest-
Box Butte/South Sioux/Niobrara River-
Lower North Platte River Basin/Scottsbluff National Monument-
Lodgepole Creek/Southern Nebraska Panhandle-
North Laramie Range and Adjacent High Plains-
Laramie Foothills and High Plains-Laramie East High Plains-
Bordeaux/Chugwater/Wheatland-Goshen/Middle-
Lower North Platte River Basin-
231 PM MST Sat Mar 2 2024

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MST THIS EVENING
FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES
419, 430, 431, 432, 433, 434, 435, 436, AND 437...

* AFFECTED AREA...Fire Weather Zones 419, 430, 431, 432, 433,
  434, 435, 436, and 437. Affects areas not snow-covered.

* WIND...In western Nebraska, southwest 15 to 25 MPH with gusts
  up to 35 MPH. In southeast Wyoming, southwest 25 to 35 MPH
  with frequent gusts 45 to 55 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...10 to 15 percent.

* IMPACTS...Any fires that develop in areas not snow-covered 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.

&&

$$

CLH

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Denver/Boulder CO
220 PM MST Sat Mar 2 2024

COZ238>251-030200-
/O.CON.KBOU.FW.W.0006.000000T0000Z-240303T0200Z/
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-
220 PM MST Sat Mar 2 2024

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM MST THIS EVENING
FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR THE PALMER DIVIDE, PLAINS
AND URBAN CORRIDOR FOR FIRE ZONES 238, 239, 240, 241, 242, 243,
244, 245, 246, 247, 248, 249, 250 AND 251...

* Affected Area...Fire Weather Zones 238, 239, 240, 241, 242,
  243, 244, 245, 246, 247, 248, 249, 250 and 251.

* Timing...Until 7PM today.

* Winds...Southwest 15 to 30 mph with gusts up to 45 mph. Windy
  again on Sunday with gusts to 40 mph, however it will be cooler
  with improved relative humidities.

* Relative Humidity...As low as 7 percent.

* Impacts...Conditions will be favorable for rapid fire spread.
  Avoid outdoor burning and any activity that may produce a
  spark and start a wildfire.

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 Des Moines IA
241 PM CST Sat Mar 2 2024

...Very High to Extreme Fire Weather Conditions Sunday...

.Breezy southwest winds, low humidities, and record or near record
warmth will all combine to produce very high to extreme fire
weather conditions over portions of central and southeast Iowa
from late Sunday morning into the afternoon. Winds may gust as
high as 30 to 40 mph with relative humidities 25 percent or less
during the afternoon. A few fires continue to be noted in
satellite imagery today and fire weather conditions should worsen
further into tomorrow.

IAZ037>039-047>050-058>062-070>075-081>086-092>097-030400-
/O.NEW.KDMX.FW.W.0003.240303T1500Z-240304T0000Z/
Hardin-Grundy-Black Hawk-Boone-Story-Marshall-Tama-Guthrie-Dallas-
Polk-Jasper-Poweshiek-Cass-Adair-Madison-Warren-Marion-Mahaska-
Adams-Union-Clarke-Lucas-Monroe-Wapello-Taylor-Ringgold-Decatur-
Wayne-Appanoose-Davis-
241 PM CST Sat Mar 2 2024

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TO 6 PM CST SUNDAY FOR MUCH
OF CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST IOWA...

The National Weather Service in Des Moines has issued a Red Flag
Warning, which is in effect from 9 AM to 6 PM CST Sunday.

* AFFECTED AREA...Much of central and southeast Iowa, along and
  southeast of a line from Atlantic, to Boone, to Iowa Falls and
  Waterloo.

* WIND...Sustained southwest winds 20 to 25 mph with gusts 30 to 40
  mph at times.

* HUMIDITY..As low as 20 to 35 percent during the afternoon.

* IMPACTS...Any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
  Outdoor burning is not recommended. Some counties already have
  burn bans in effect.

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.

&&

$$

For more information from the National Weather Service visit
https://weather.gov/desmoines

Small

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Amarillo TX
233 PM CST Sat Mar 2 2024

OKZ001>003-TXZ001>020-317-030845-
/O.CON.KAMA.FW.W.0004.000000T0000Z-240304T0600Z/
Cimarron-Texas-Beaver-Dallam-Sherman-Hansford-Ochiltree-Lipscomb-
Hartley-Moore-Hutchinson-Roberts-Hemphill-Oldham-Potter-Carson-
Gray-Wheeler-Deaf Smith-Randall-Armstrong-Donley-Collingsworth-
Palo Duro Canyon-
233 PM CST Sat Mar 2 2024

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST SUNDAY
NIGHT FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR OKLAHOMA AND
TEXAS PANHANDLES...

* Affected Area...In Oklahoma...Cimarron...Texas and Beaver. In
  Texas...Dallam...Sherman...Hansford...Ochiltree...Lipscomb...
  Hartley...Moore...Hutchinson...Roberts...Hemphill...Oldham...
  Potter...Carson...Gray...Wheeler...Deaf Smith...Randall...
  Armstrong...Donley...Collingsworth and Palo Duro Canyon.

* 20 Foot Winds...Saturday, out of the southwest at 20 to 30 mph
  with gusts up to 40 mph. Sunday, out of the southwest at 25 to
  35 mph with gusts up to 50 mph. Additionally, winds out of the
  southwest at 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 35 mph are possible
  Saturday night.

* Relative Humidity...Saturday, as low as 6 percent. Sunday, as
  low as 8 percent. Overnight Saturday into Sunday RH in the
  teens to twenties.

* Red Flag Threat Index...Saturday, 3 to 8. Sunday, 3 to 7.

* Timing...Now through midnight Sunday night.

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 will
create favorable weather for rapid fire growth and spread. Avoid
activities that promote open flames and sparks.

&&

$$

For more information from the National Weather Service visit...
www.weather.gov/ama

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Norman OK
232 PM CST Sat Mar 2 2024

OKZ004>006-009>011-014>017-021-022-033-034-036-TXZ083-084-087-
031130-
/O.EXT.KOUN.FW.W.0003.000000T0000Z-240304T0300Z/
Harper-Woods-Alfalfa-Ellis-Woodward-Major-Roger Mills-Dewey-
Custer-Blaine-Beckham-Washita-Harmon-Greer-Jackson-Hardeman-Foard-
Knox-
232 PM CST Sat Mar 2 2024

...RED FLAG WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM CST SUNDAY FOR BREEZY
WINDS, LOW HUMIDITY, AND DRY VEGETATION FOR WESTERN OKLAHOMA AND
PARTS OF WESTERN NORTH TEXAS...

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

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...As low as 10 percent.

* TEMPERATURES...Up to 82.

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

* SEVERITY...

  FUELS (ERC)...70th-89th percentile...4 (out of 5).

  WEATHER...Near Critical...2 (out of 5).

  FIRE ENVIRONMENT...6 (out of 10).

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 will
contribute to extreme fire behavior.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Norman OK
232 PM CST Sat Mar 2 2024

OKZ035-037-TXZ085-088-031130-
/O.EXB.KOUN.FW.W.0003.240303T1800Z-240304T0300Z/
Kiowa-Tillman-Wilbarger-Baylor-
232 PM CST Sat Mar 2 2024

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 9 PM CST SUNDAY FOR
BREEZY WINDS, LOW HUMIDITY, AND WARM TEMPERATURES FOR SOUTHWEST
OKLAHOMA AND WESTERN NORTH TEXAS...

The National Weather Service in Norman has issued a Red Flag
Warning, which is in effect from noon to 9 PM CST Sunday.

* WINDS...South 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...As low as 12 percent.

* TEMPERATURES...Up to 85.

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

* SEVERITY...

  FUELS (ERC)...50th-69th percentile...3 (out of 5).

  WEATHER...Near Critical...2 (out of 5).

  FIRE ENVIRONMENT...5 (out of 10).

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 will
contribute to extreme fire behavior.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Rapid City SD
105 PM MST Sat Mar 2 2024

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MST THIS EVENING FOR
GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST
WYOMING AND SOUTHWEST SOUTH DAKOTA...

.Above average temperatures, low humidities, and gusty winds will
lead to critical fire weather conditions this afternoon.
Southwest winds will increase across northeast Wyoming and
southwest South Dakota today. Relative humidities will drop to
around 15 percent, leading to critical fire weather conditions.

SDZ321-322-325-326-332-333-WYZ317-030100-
/O.CON.KUNR.FW.W.0003.000000T0000Z-240303T0100Z/
Southern Black Hills-Fall River County Area-Custer County Plains-
Pine Ridge Area-Badlands Area-Bennett County Area-
Weston County Plains-
105 PM MST Sat Mar 2 2024

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MST THIS EVENING
FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES
317, 321, 322, 325, 326, 332, AND 333...

* AFFECTED AREA...Fire Weather Zones 317 Weston County Plains,
  321 Southern Black Hills, 322 Fall River County Area, 325
  Custer County Plains, 326 Pine Ridge Area, 332 Badlands Area
  and 333 Bennett County Area.

* WINDS...Southwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 45 mph.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...As low as 17 percent.

* IMPACTS...The combination of gusty winds and low relative
  humidity will produce 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 Midland/Odessa TX
149 PM CST Sat Mar 2 2024

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING FOR ALL OF SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO, PORTIONS OF
CULBERSON COUNTY, AND THE NORTHERN PERMIAN BASIN FOR RELATIVE
HUMIDITY OF 15% OR LESS, 20-FT WINDS OF 20 MPH OR MORE, AND VERY
HIGH FIRE DANGER...

NMZ116>119-TXZ045-270-271-273-030800-
/O.UPG.KMAF.FW.A.0004.240303T1700Z-240304T0100Z/
/O.NEW.KMAF.FW.W.0004.240303T1700Z-240304T0100Z/
Sacramento Foothills and Guadalupe Mountains-Chaves Plains-
Eddy Plains-Lea-Gaines-Guadalupe Mountains Above 7000 Feet-
Guadalupe and Delaware Mountains-Eastern Culberson County-
149 PM CST Sat Mar 2 2024 /1249 PM MST Sat Mar 2 2024/

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING FOR ALL OF SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO, PORTIONS OF
CULBERSON COUNTY, AND THE NORTHERN PERMIAN BASIN FOR RELATIVE
HUMIDITY OF 15% OR LESS, 20-FT WINDS OF 20 MPH OR MORE, AND VERY
HIGH FIRE DANGER...

* AFFECTED AREA...Gaines, Sacramento Foothills and Guadalupe
  Mountains, Chaves Plains, Eddy Plains, Lea, Guadalupe
  Mountains Above 7000 Feet, Guadalupe and Delaware Mountains
  and Eastern Culberson County.

* TIMING...Sunday afternoon into Sunday evening.

* WINDS...Southwest 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 45 mph with
  stronger gusts in the mountains.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...As low as 9 percent.

* RFTI...6 or critical.

* IMPACTS...Avoid the use of open flames or any activities that
  may generate sparks. Accidental ignitions will have the
  potential to grow into dangerous wind-driven wildfires.
  Observe local burn bans.

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 will increase
potential for fire growth.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE...UPDATED
National Weather Service Lubbock TX
148 PM CST Sat Mar 2 2024

TXZ021>031-033>036-039>042-031300-
/O.CON.KLUB.FW.W.0003.000000T0000Z-240303T0100Z/
/O.CON.KLUB.FW.W.0004.240303T1700Z-240304T0100Z/
Parmer-Castro-Swisher-Briscoe-Hall-Childress-Bailey-Lamb-Hale-
Floyd-Motley-Cochran-Hockley-Lubbock-Crosby-Yoakum-Terry-Lynn-
Garza-
148 PM CST Sat Mar 2 2024

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CST THIS EVENING
FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR ALL OF THE SOUTH
PLAINS AND THE FAR SOUTHERN TEXAS PANHANDLE...

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 7 PM CST
SUNDAY FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR ALL OF THE
SOUTH PLAINS AND THE FAR SOUTHERN TEXAS PANHANDLE...

* Timing...Until 7 PM this evening, and Sunday from 11 AM to 7
  PM.

* Wind...Southwest at 20 to 30 mph.

* Humidity...As low as 7 to 12 percent.

* Fuels...Dry.

* Impacts...Any fires that develop can spread rapidly. Outdoor
  burning is 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.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE...UPDATED
National Weather Service Lubbock TX
148 PM CST Sat Mar 2 2024

TXZ032-037-038-043-044-031300-
/O.CON.KLUB.FW.W.0004.240303T1700Z-240304T0100Z/
Cottle-Dickens-King-Kent-Stonewall-
148 PM CST Sat Mar 2 2024

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 7 PM CST
SUNDAY FOR BREEZY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR THE ROLLING
PLAINS...

* Timing...Sunday from 11 AM to 7 PM.

* Wind...Southwest at 15 to 20 mph.

* Humidity...Around 10 percent.

* Fuels...Dry.

* Impacts...Any fires that develop can spread rapidly. Outdoor
  burning is 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.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Kansas City/Pleasant Hill MO
131 PM CST Sat Mar 2 2024


KSZ025-057-060-102>105-MOZ001>008-011>017-020>024-028>031-037-038-
043-044-030915-
/O.NEW.KEAX.FW.W.0004.240303T1500Z-240304T0000Z/
Atchison KS-Miami-Linn KS-Doniphan-Leavenworth-Wyandotte-
Johnson KS-Atchison MO-Nodaway-Worth-Gentry-Harrison-Mercer-
Putnam-Schuyler-Holt-Andrew-De Kalb-Daviess-Grundy-Sullivan-Adair-
Buchanan-Clinton-Caldwell-Livingston-Linn MO-Platte-Clay-Ray-
Carroll-Jackson-Lafayette-Cass-Johnson MO-
131 PM CST Sat Mar 2 2024

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TO 6 PM CST SUNDAY FOR
GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 001,
002, 003, 004, 005, 006, 007, 008, 011, 012, 013, 014, 015, 016,
017, 020, 021, 022, 023, 024, 025, 028, 029, 030, 031, 037, 038,
043, 044, 057, 060, 102, 103, 104, AND 105...

The National Weather Service in Kansas City/Pleasant Hill has
issued a Red Flag Warning, which is in effect from 9 AM to 6 PM
CST Sunday.

* AFFECTED AREA...Fire weather zones 025, 057, 060, 102, 103,
  104, and 105.Fire weather zones 001, 002, 003, 004, 005, 006,
  007, 008, 011, 012, 013, 014, 015, 016, 017, 020, 021, 022,
  023, 024, 028, 029, 030, 031, 037, 038, 043, and 044.

* WIND...South winds 20 to 30 MPH gusting to 45 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...20 to 30 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 Goodland KS
1217 PM MST Sat Mar 2 2024

COZ252>254-KSZ001-002-013-014-NEZ079-080-030200-
/O.CON.KGLD.FW.W.0004.000000T0000Z-240303T0200Z/
Yuma-Kit Carson-Cheyenne-Rawlins-Sherman-Thomas-Dundy-Hitchcock-
1217 PM MST Sat Mar 2 2024 /117 PM CST Sat Mar 2 2024/

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM MST /8 PM CST/
THIS EVENING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER
ZONES 001, 002, 013, 014, 079, 080, 252, 253, AND 254...

* AFFECTED AREA...Fire Weather Zones 001 Cheyenne, 002 Rawlins,
  013 Sherman, 014 Thomas, 079 Dundy, 080 Hitchcock, 252 Yuma,
  253 Kit Carson and 254 Cheyenne.

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

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...As low as 10 percent.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Avoid burning or activities that could create sparks. Fires will
be easier to ignite and harder to control.

&&

$$

For more information from the National Weather Service visit
http://weather.gov/goodland

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Goodland KS
1217 PM MST Sat Mar 2 2024

KSZ027-028-041-042-030600-
/O.NEW.KGLD.FW.A.0004.240303T1800Z-240304T0100Z/
/O.CON.KGLD.FW.W.0004.000000T0000Z-240303T0200Z/
Wallace-Logan-Greeley-Wichita-
1217 PM MST Sat Mar 2 2024 /117 PM CST Sat Mar 2 2024/

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM MST /8 PM CST/
THIS EVENING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER
ZONES 027, 028, 041, AND 042...
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH
SUNDAY AFTERNOON FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE
WEATHER ZONES 027, 028, 041, AND 042...

The National Weather Service in Goodland has issued a Fire
Weather Watch for wind and low relative humidity, which is in
effect from Sunday morning through Sunday afternoon.

* AFFECTED AREA...Fire Weather Zones 027 Wallace, 028 Logan, 041
  Greeley and 042 Wichita.

* WINDS...Southwest 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...As low as 9 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 are imminent. A combination of
strong winds...low relative humidity...and warm temperatures can
contribute to extreme fire behavior.

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible
red flag warnings.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
149 AM MST Sat Mar 2 2024

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FOR MUCH OF CENTRAL AND EASTERN NM
FROM 11 AM TO 7 PM MST TODAY DUE TO STRONG WINDS, LOW HUMIDITY,
AND ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES...

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FOR NORTHEAST AND EAST CENTRAL NM
FROM 10 AM TO 7 PM MST SUNDAY DUE TO STRONG WINDS, LOW HUMIDITY,
AND ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES...

.Southwest winds will strengthen today across central and eastern
New Mexico as an upper level storm system approaches from the
Great Basin. The combination of strong winds, single digit
humidity, and above normal temperatures will increase the risk for
critical fire weather conditions. Southwest to west winds will
strengthen even further into Sunday with critical fire weather
focused over eastern NM.

NMZ104-123-125-126-030200-
/O.CON.KABQ.FW.W.0005.240302T1800Z-240303T0200Z/
/O.CON.KABQ.FW.W.0006.240303T1700Z-240304T0200Z/
Northeast Plains-Northeast Highlands-Central Highlands-
East Central Plains-
149 AM MST Sat Mar 2 2024

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO
7 PM MST THIS EVENING...
...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM TO 7 PM MST
SUNDAY...

* AREA AND TIMING...Northeast Plains (Zone 104), Northeast
  Highlands (Zone 123), Central Highlands (Zone 125), and East
  Central Plains (Zone 126) from 11 AM to 7 PM MST today and 10
  AM to 7 PM MST Sunday.

* 20 FOOT WINDS...For today, southwest 25 to 35 mph with gusts up
  to 50 mph. For Sunday, southwest to west 35 to 45 mph with
  gusts near 60 mph.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...6 to 11 percent today then 10 to 15 percent
  Sunday.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Please advise the appropriate officials or fire crews in the
field of this Red Flag Warning.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
149 AM MST Sat Mar 2 2024

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FOR MUCH OF CENTRAL AND EASTERN NM
FROM 11 AM TO 7 PM MST TODAY DUE TO STRONG WINDS, LOW HUMIDITY,
AND ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES...

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FOR NORTHEAST AND EAST CENTRAL NM
FROM 10 AM TO 7 PM MST SUNDAY DUE TO STRONG WINDS, LOW HUMIDITY,
AND ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES...

.Southwest winds will strengthen today across central and eastern
New Mexico as an upper level storm system approaches from the
Great Basin. The combination of strong winds, single digit
humidity, and above normal temperatures will increase the risk for
critical fire weather conditions. Southwest to west winds will
strengthen even further into Sunday with critical fire weather
focused over eastern NM.

NMZ106-030200-
/O.EXA.KABQ.FW.W.0005.240302T1800Z-240303T0200Z/
Middle Rio Grande Valley-
149 AM MST Sat Mar 2 2024

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM MST
THIS EVENING...

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

* AREA AND TIMING...Middle Rio Grande Valley (Zone 106) from 11 AM
  to 7 PM MST today.

* 20 FOOT WINDS...Southwest 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 45 mph.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...10 to 13 percent.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Please advise the appropriate officials or fire crews in the
field of this Red Flag Warning.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
149 AM MST Sat Mar 2 2024

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FOR MUCH OF CENTRAL AND EASTERN NM
FROM 11 AM TO 7 PM MST TODAY DUE TO STRONG WINDS, LOW HUMIDITY,
AND ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES...

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FOR NORTHEAST AND EAST CENTRAL NM
FROM 10 AM TO 7 PM MST SUNDAY DUE TO STRONG WINDS, LOW HUMIDITY,
AND ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES...

.Southwest winds will strengthen today across central and eastern
New Mexico as an upper level storm system approaches from the
Great Basin. The combination of strong winds, single digit
humidity, and above normal temperatures will increase the risk for
critical fire weather conditions. Southwest to west winds will
strengthen even further into Sunday with critical fire weather
focused over eastern NM.

NMZ124-030200-
/O.CON.KABQ.FW.W.0005.240302T1800Z-240303T0200Z/
Sandia and Manzano Mountains-
149 AM MST Sat Mar 2 2024

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO
7 PM MST THIS EVENING...

* AREA AND TIMING...Sandia and Manzano Mountains (Zone 124) from
  11 AM to 7 PM MST today.

* 20 FOOT WINDS...Southwest 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 45 mph.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...10 to 14 percent.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Please advise the appropriate officials or fire crews in the
field of this Red Flag Warning.

&&

$$

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