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County,
Red Flag Warning issued April 06 at 1:36PM CDT until April 06 at 7:00PM CDT by NWS
Effective: 1:36 p.m. on Monday, April 6, 2015
Expires: 7 p.m. on Monday, April 6, 2015

...CRITICAL FIRE CONDITIONS EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON AND AGAIN
WEDNESDAY...
.WARM AND DRY CONDITIONS WILL RESULT IN RELATIVE HUMIDITY LEVELS
FALLING BELOW 15 PERCENT THIS AFTERNOON. WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO
GUST TO AROUND 25 TO 30 MPH. THIS WILL RESULT IN CRITICAL FIRE
WEATHER CONDITIONS. FURTHER, CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL
EXIST WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON TO EARLY EVENING AS LOW HUMIDITY VALUES
AND GUSTY SOUTHWEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO EXIST.
...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING
FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 030...
043...044...045...061...062...063...064...074...075...076...077...
078...084...085...086...087 AND 088...
* AFFECTED AREA...IN KANSAS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 030 TREGO...FIRE
WEATHER ZONE 043 SCOTT...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 044 LANE...FIRE
WEATHER ZONE 045 NESS AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 064 HODGEMAN.
* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.
* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 8 PERCENT.
* TEMPERATURES...AROUND 80.
* TIMING... THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH 7 PM CDT MONDAY EVENING.
* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP MAY SPREAD QUICKLY AND BE
DIFFICULT TO CONTROL.

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