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Kansas, Norton

Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 3:09 AM CDT on September 19, 2017

Expires 9:00 PM EDT on September 19, 2017


... Red flag warning in effect from 1 PM this afternoon to 8 PM
CDT this evening for wind and low relative humidity for fire
weather zones 003... 004... 015... 016... 029 and 081...

The National Weather Service in Goodland has issued a red flag
warning for wind and low relative humidity... which is in effect
from 1 PM this afternoon to 8 PM CDT this evening. The Fire
Weather Watch is no longer in effect.

* Affected area... in Kansas... fire weather zone 003 Decatur...
fire weather zone 004 Norton... fire weather zone 015
Sheridan... fire weather zone 016 Graham and fire weather zone
029 Gove. In Nebraska... fire weather zone 081 Red Willow.

* Winds... south 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 40 mph.

* Relative humidity... as low as 12 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 are imminent. A combination of
strong winds... low relative humidity... and warm temperatures can
contribute to extreme fire behavior.






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