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Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 1:14 PM CDT on October 22, 2016

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on October 22, 2016

... Red flag warning in effect until 7 PM CDT this evening for
wind and low relative humidity for fire weather zones 039... 040...
046... 047... 060... 061... 062... 072... 073... 074... 075... 082...
083 and 084...

The National Weather Service in Hastings has issued a red flag
warning for wind and low relative humidity... which is in effect
until 7 PM CDT this evening.

* Affected area... in Nebraska... fire weather zone 039 valley...
fire weather zone 040 Greeley... fire weather zone 046
Sherman... fire weather zone 047 Howard... fire weather zone
060 Dawson... fire weather zone 061 Buffalo... fire weather
zone 062 Hall... fire weather zone 072 Gosper... fire weather
zone 073 Phelps... fire weather zone 074 Kearney... fire weather
zone 075 Adams... fire weather zone 082 Furnas... fire weather
zone 083 Harlan and fire weather zone 084 Franklin.

* Winds... south at 15 to 20 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.

* Relative humidity... 15 to 20 percent.

* Impacts... any fires that occur will spread rapidly... exhibit
extreme fire behavior... and will be difficult to contain. Use
caution when engaging in activities that could result in a fire.

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.

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