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Wind Advisory

Statement as of 4:26 AM CDT on April 16, 2014

Expires 7:00 PM EDT on April 16, 2014


... Wind Advisory in effect from 10 am this morning to 6 PM CDT
this evening...

The National Weather Service in Topeka has issued a Wind
Advisory... which is in effect from 10 am this morning to 6 PM CDT
this evening.

* Timing... winds will be strong from late morning to the early
evening. The strongest winds are expected from 10 am CDT through
4 PM CDT.

* Winds... sustained speeds from the south to southwest range from
25 to 35 mph... with gusts up to 45 mph expected.

* Impacts... driving may become difficult... particularly for
motorists of high profile vehicles on east to west oriented
roadways.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Take action to secure trash cans... lawn furniture... and other
loose or lightweight outdoor objects.




Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 4:04 AM CDT on April 16, 2014

Expires 7:00 PM EDT on April 16, 2014


... Red flag warning in effect from 10 am this morning to 6 PM CDT
this evening for low humidities... strong winds and critical fuels
for northeast... east central and portions of north central Kansas...

The National Weather Service in Topeka has issued a red flag
warning for low humidities... strong winds and critical fuels... which
is in effect from 10 am this morning to 6 PM CDT this evening. The
Fire Weather Watch is no longer in effect.

* Affected area... fire weather zone 010 Marshall... fire weather
zone 011 Nemaha... fire weather zone 012 Brown... fire weather
zone 022 Riley... fire weather zone 023 Pottawatomie... fire
weather zone 024 Jackson... fire weather zone 026 Jefferson...
fire weather zone 036 Geary... fire weather zone 037 Morris...
fire weather zone 038 Wabaunsee... fire weather zone 039
Shawnee... fire weather zone 040 Douglas... fire weather zone
054 Lyon... fire weather zone 055 Osage... fire weather zone 056
Franklin... fire weather zone 058 Coffey and fire weather zone
059 Anderson.

* Winds... south shifting to the southwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts
up to 45 mph.

* Timing... humidities will drop off quickly Wednesday morning with
already gusty winds at dawn peaking in the late morning into the
afternoon. South winds gradually shift to the southwest after 12
PM from west to east.

* Relative humidity... as low as 23 percent.

* Temperatures... in the middle and upper 60s.

* 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.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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






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