Fire Weather Warning
Statement as of 3:41 PM CDT on March 16, 2014
... Red flag warning in effect from 1 PM to 7 PM CDT Monday for
extreme grassland fire danger for fire weather zones 032... 033...
047... 048... 049... 050 and 051...
The National Weather Service in Wichita has issued a red flag
warning for extreme grassland fire danger... which is in effect
from 1 PM to 7 PM CDT Monday.
* Extreme grassland fire danger... is forecast.
* Timing... greatest threat will be around 4 PM.
* Winds... south 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.
* Relative humidity... as low as 19 percent.
* Impacts... any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly
and become very difficult to control. Outdoor burning is not
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.
Please advise the appropriate officials or fire crews in the
field of this fire weather product.
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