Weather

County,
Red Flag Warning issued April 07 at 11:43AM CDT until April 07 at 7:00PM CDT by NWS
Effective: 11:43 a.m. on Thursday, April 7, 2016
Expires: 7 p.m. on Thursday, April 7, 2016

...CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER POSSIBLE THURSDAY...
.A RED FLAG WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR A COMBINATION OF WINDS AND
RELATIVE HUMIDITY. WHILE 15% RH IS NOT FORECAST...COORDINATION
WITH LOCAL PARTNERS ON FUELS AND RECENT FIRE WEATHER CONCERNS
INDICATE THAT A WARNING IS NEEDED FOR CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER
CONDITIONS.
...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING
FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 004...
016 AND 081...
* AFFECTED AREA...IN KANSAS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 004 NORTON AND
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 016 GRAHAM. IN NEBRASKA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE
081 RED WILLOW.
* WINDS...NORTHWEST 25 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.
* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 19 PERCENT.
* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT START WILL HAVE EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR
AND SPREAD RAPIDLY. OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT ADVISED.

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