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County,
Red Flag Warning issued April 25 at 3:39PM CDT until April 25 at 7:00PM CDT by NWS
Effective: 3:39 p.m. on Friday, April 25, 2014
Expires: 7 p.m. on Friday, April 25, 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING
FOR LOW HUMIDITY...CRITICAL FUELS AND GUSTY WINDS FOR PORTIONS OF
NORTH CENTRAL AND NORTHEAST KANSAS...
* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 008 REPUBLIC...FIRE WEATHER
ZONE 009 WASHINGTON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 010 MARSHALL...FIRE
WEATHER ZONE 020 CLOUD...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 021 CLAY...FIRE
WEATHER ZONE 022 RILEY...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 034 OTTAWA...FIRE
WEATHER ZONE 035 DICKINSON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 036 GEARY AND
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 037 MORRIS.
* WINDS...SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
* TIMING...GUSTY SOUTHERLY WINDS AND LOW RH VALUES CONTINUE
THROUGH THE EARLY EVENING HOURS.
* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 19 PERCENT.
* TEMPERATURES...AROUND 80.
* IMPACTS...FIRES CAN START QUICKLY...SPREAD FURIOUSLY AND BURN
INTENSELY. ALL FIRES ARE POTENTIALLY SERIOUS. ALL OUTDOOR
BURNING SHOULD BE AVOIDED IN RED FLAG CONDITIONS.

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