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Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 2:49 AM CDT on October 24, 2017

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on October 24, 2017


... Red flag warning in effect from 2 PM this afternoon to 7 PM
CDT this evening for wind and low relative humidity for fire
weather zones 005, 017, 082 and 083...

The National Weather Service in Hastings has issued a red flag
warning for wind and low relative humidity, which is in effect
from 2 PM this afternoon to 7 PM CDT this evening. The Fire
Weather Watch is no longer in effect.

* Affected area... in Kansas, fire weather zone 005 Phillips and
fire weather zone 017 Rooks. In Nebraska, fire weather zone
082 Furnas and fire weather zone 083 Harlan.

* Winds... northwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 40 mph.

* Timing... Tuesday afternoon and early evening.

* Relative humidity... as low as 19 percent.

* Impacts... any fires that occur will spread rapidly... be
difficult to contain... and will exhibit extreme fire behavior.
Use caution if engaging in activities that could start a fire.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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


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