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Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 3:26 AM CDT on September 19, 2017

Expires 9:00 PM EDT on September 19, 2017


... Red flag warning in effect from 2 PM this afternoon to 8 PM
CDT this evening for wind and low relative humidity for fire
weather zones 005, 017 and 082...

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 8 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Weather Watch is no longer in effect.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.

* Winds... south 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* Timing... Tuesday afternoon and evening.

* Relative humidity... around 20 percent.

* Impacts... any fires that occur may spread rapidly and be
difficult to contain. Use caution if engaging in activities
that could ignite 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, low relative humidity, and warm temperatures can
contribute to extreme fire behavior.





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