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Red Flag Warning issued April 17 at 9:03PM CDT until April 18 at 1:00AM CDT by NWS
Effective: 9:03 p.m. on Tuesday, April 17, 2018
Expires: 1 a.m. on Wednesday, April 18, 2018

...Critical Fire Weather Conditions This Evening...
...RED FLAG WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM CDT /MIDNIGHT MDT/
WEDNESDAY FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER
ZONES
043...044...045...046...061...062...063...064...065...066...074...
075...076...077...078...079...080...081...084...085...086...087...
088...089 AND 090...
The National Weather Service in Dodge City has issued a Red Flag
Warning FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY, which is in effect
until 1 AM CDT /midnight MDT/ Wednesday.
* Affected Area...In Kansas...Fire Weather Zone 043 Scott...Fire
Weather Zone 044 Lane...Fire Weather Zone 045 Ness...Fire
Weather Zone 046 Rush...Fire Weather Zone 061 Hamilton...Fire
Weather Zone 062 Kearny...Fire Weather Zone 063 Finney...Fire
Weather Zone 064 Hodgeman...Fire Weather Zone 065 Pawnee...
Fire Weather Zone 066 Stafford...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...Fire Weather Zone 079 Edwards...Fire Weather Zone 080
Kiowa...Fire Weather Zone 081 Pratt...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...Fire Weather Zone 089 Comanche and Fire Weather Zone
090 Barber.
* Winds...Northwest 35 to 45 mph with gusts up to 60 mph.
* Relative Humidity...As low as 15 percent.
* Temperatures...In the mid 60s.
* Impacts...Any fires that start will have extreme fire behavior
and spread rapidly. Outdoor burning is not advised.

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