Weather

County,
Red Flag Warning issued February 07 at 4:00AM CST until February 07 at 6:00PM CST by NWS
Effective: 4 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 7, 2015
Expires: 6 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 7, 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON...
.THE COMBINATION OF UNSEASONABLY WARM TEMPERATURES...LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITIES AND OCCASIONALLY GUSTY WESTERLY WINDS WILL RESULT IN AN
ELEVATED FIRE DANGER ACROSS THE WARNED AREA TODAY.
...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM CST THIS
EVENING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES
005...006...017...018...072...082 AND 083...
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HASTINGS HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM CST THIS EVENING.
* AFFECTED AREA...IN KANSAS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 005 PHILLIPS...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 006 SMITH...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 017 ROOKS AND
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 018 OSBORNE. IN NEBRASKA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE
072 GOSPER...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 082 FURNAS AND FIRE WEATHER
ZONE 083 HARLAN.
* WINDS...WESTERLY WINDS NEAR 20 MPH...WITH GUSTS TO 25 MPH...ARE
EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON.
* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITIES WILL FALL TO
BETWEEN 15 AND 20 PERCENT THIS AFTERNOON.
* IMPACTS...RAPID AND PERHAPS UNCONTROLLABLE FIRE GROWTH
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED ACROSS THE WARNED AREA THIS AFTERNOON.
ALL POTENTIAL FIRE IGNITION SOURCES SHOULD BE USED WITH EXTREME
CAUTION.

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