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Fire Weather Watch

Statement as of 11:23 AM CST on February 22, 2017

Expires 8:00 PM EST on February 23, 2017


... Fire Weather Watch in effect from Thursday morning through
Thursday afternoon for wind and low relative humidity for fire
weather zones 013... 014... 015... 016 and 253...

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

* Affected area... in Colorado... fire weather zone 253 Kit
Carson. In Kansas... fire weather zone 013 Sherman... fire
weather zone 014 Thomas... fire weather zone 015 Sheridan and
fire weather zone 016 Graham.

* Winds... southwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* Relative humidity... as low as 15 percent.

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

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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




1023 am MST Wed Feb 22 2017 /1123 am CST Wed Feb 22 2017/

... Fire Weather Watch in effect from Thursday morning through
Thursday afternoon for wind and low relative humidity for fire
weather zones 013... 014... 015... 016 and 253...

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

* Affected area... in Colorado... fire weather zone 253 Kit
Carson. In Kansas... fire weather zone 013 Sherman... fire
weather zone 014 Thomas... fire weather zone 015 Sheridan and
fire weather zone 016 Graham.

* Winds... southwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* Relative humidity... as low as 15 percent.

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

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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



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


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