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Kansas, Osage

Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 4:00 AM CST on February 28, 2017

Expires 7:00 PM EST on February 28, 2017


... Red flag warning in effect from noon today to 6 PM CST this
evening for low relative humidity and strong wind for fire
weather zones 040, 054, 055, 056, 058, and 059...

The National Weather Service in Topeka has issued a red flag
warning, which is in effect from noon today to 6 PM CST this
evening.

* Affected area... fire weather zones 040, 054, 055, 056, 058,
and 059.

* Wind... sustained winds up to 25 mph with gusts of 30 to 40 mph.
Strongest winds between 1 PM and 6 PM from the southwest.

* Humidity... minimum humidity is expected to range from 18 to 24
percent with lowest values between 2 PM and 6 PM.

* Impacts... any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
Outdoor burning is not recommended.

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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