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Kansas, Scott

Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 2:15 AM CST on February 20, 2017

Expires 8:00 PM EST on February 20, 2017


... Red flag warning in effect from 1 PM this afternoon to 7 PM
CST this evening for wind and low relative humidity for fire
weather zones 043... 063... 076 and 086...

The National Weather Service in Dodge City has issued a red flag
warning for wind and low relative humidity... which is in effect
from 1 PM this afternoon to 7 PM CST this evening.

* Affected area... in Kansas... fire weather zone 043 Scott... fire
weather zone 063 Finney... fire weather zone 076 Haskell and
fire weather zone 086 Seward.

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

* Relative humidity... as low as 14 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 will shortly. 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/ddc


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