Columbus, NE

6:10 AM CST on February 21, 2017 (GMT -0600)
MAU266 | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Fire Weather Warning

Elev 1446 ft 41.45 °N, 97.35 °W | Updated 2 minutes ago

Clear
Clear
34.0 °F
Feels Like 34 °F
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0.0
Wind Variable Wind from West

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.98 in
Visibility 9.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Windchill 34 °F
Dew Point 32 °F
Humidity 94%
Rainfall in
Snow Depth Not available.
7:15 AM 6:10 PM
Waning Crescent, 26% visible
METAR KOLU 211155Z AUTO 00000KT 9SM CLR M01/M03 A2998 RMK AO2 10010 21020 52007 RVRNO
Pressure 29.98 in
Visibility 9.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Windchill 34 °F
Dew Point 32 °F
Humidity 94%
Rainfall in
Snow Depth Not available.
7:15 AM 6:10 PM
Waning Crescent, 26% visible
METAR KOLU 211155Z AUTO 00000KT 9SM CLR M01/M03 A2998 RMK AO2 10010 21020 52007 RVRNO

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Fire Weather Warning
Issued: 3:38 AM CST Feb. 21, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Red flag warning remains in effect from noon today to 6 PM CST
this evening for wind and low relative humidity for parts of
northeast and east central Nebraska...

* affected area... in Nebraska... fire weather zone 011 Knox...
fire weather zone 012 Cedar... fire weather zone 016 Antelope...
fire weather zone 017 Pierce... fire weather zone 018 Wayne...
fire weather zone 030 Boone... fire weather zone 031 Madison...
fire weather zone 032 Stanton... fire weather zone 033 Cuming...
fire weather zone 042 Platte... fire weather zone 043 Colfax...
fire weather zone 044 Dodge... fire weather zone 050 Butler...
fire weather zone 051 Saunders and fire weather zone 065
Seward.

* Winds... southwest 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.

* Relative humidity... as low as 20 percent.

* Impacts... any fires that develop could spread rapidly and be
very difficult to contain. Outdoor burning should be avoided.

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.