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County,
Fire Weather Watch issued April 06 at 3:23PM CDT until April 07 at 8:00PM CDT by NWS
Effective: 3:23 p.m. on Wednesday, April 6, 2016
Expires: 8 p.m. on Thursday, April 7, 2016

...RED FLAG CONDITIONS WILL BE POSSIBLE THURSDAY AFTERNOON...
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING FOR LOW HUMIDITY AND STRONG WINDS FOR FIRE
WEATHER ZONES
066...073...077...078...079...080...081...088...089...090...091...
092...093...094...095...096...097...101...101...102...103... 104
AND 105...
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPRINGFIELD HAS ISSUED A FIRE
WEATHER WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING.
* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONES 073...097 AND 101. FIRE
WEATHER ZONES 066...077...078...079...080...081...088...089...
090...091...092...093...094...095...096...101...102...103... 104
AND 105. THIS INCLUDES LOCATIONS ALONG AND SOUTHWEST OF A NEVADA
TO LEBANON TO GAINESVILLE MISSOURI LINE ACROSS SOUTHEASTERN
KANSAS AND WESTERN AND SOUTHERN MISSOURI.
* WIND...NORTHWEST WINDS OF 20 TO 25 MPH WITH GUST OF 30 TO 40 MPH.
* HUMIDITY...AFTERNOON HUMIDITIES WILL FALL BETWEEN 20 AND 25
PERCENT THURSDAY AFTERNOON.
* IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF A DRY AIR MASS AND GUSTY SOUTHWEST
WINDS WILL YIELD CONDITIONS FAVORABLE FOR THE RAPID SPREAD AND
GROWTH OF NATURAL COVER FIRES. OUTDOOR BURNING IS DISCOURAGED.

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