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Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 1:50 PM CDT on March 22, 2017

Expires 9:00 PM EDT on March 23, 2017


... Red flag warning in effect from noon MDT /1 PM CDT/ to 7 PM
MDT /8 PM CDT/ Thursday for wind and low relative humidity for
fire weather zones 001... 013... 027... 041... 079... 252... 253 and
254...

The National Weather Service in Goodland has issued a red flag
warning for wind and low relative humidity... which is in effect
from noon MDT /1 PM CDT/ to 7 PM MDT /8 PM CDT/ Thursday. The Fire
Weather Watch is no longer in effect.

* Affected area... in Colorado... fire weather zone 252 Yuma...
fire weather zone 253 Kit Carson and fire weather zone 254
Cheyenne. In Kansas... fire weather zone 001 Cheyenne... fire
weather zone 013 Sherman... fire weather zone 027 Wallace and
fire weather zone 041 Greeley. In Nebraska... fire weather zone
079 Dundy.

* Winds... south to southwest 15 to 30 mph with higher gusts.

* Relative humidity... as low as 10 percent.

* Temperatures... in the upper 70s to low 80s.

* Impacts... any fires that start will have extreme fire behavior
and spread rapidly. Outdoor burning is not advised.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A red flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now... or are imminent. A combination of
strong winds... low relative humidity... and warm temperatures can
contribute to extreme fire behavior.





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