... Red flag warning remains in effect until 7 PM CDT this evening
for extreme fire conditions... .
* wind... southwest to west winds at 20 to 25 mph with frequent
gusts to 30 mph.
* Relative humidity... 15 to 20 percent this afternoon.
* Fuel... grasses remain nearly 100 percent cured across the
* Impacts... any fires that develop will have the potential to
spread very rapidly due to windy and dry conditions. Any
outdoor burning is highly discouraged and should be avoided
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 will
create explosive fire growth potential.
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Statement as of 11:50 AM CDT on March 30, 2015