Weather

County,
Special Weather Statement issued March 20 at 10:27AM CDT by NWS
Effective: 10:27 a.m. on Thursday, March 20, 2014
Expires: 7 p.m. on Thursday, March 20, 2014

...ELEVATED FIRE DANGER THIS AFTERNOON OVER CENTRAL AND
EAST CENTRAL MISSOURI AND SOUTHWEST ILLINOIS...
THERE WILL BE AN ELEVATED FIRE DANGER THIS AFTERNOON FOR MUCH OF
CENTRAL AND EAST CENTRAL MISSOURI...AS WELL AS SOUTHWEST ILLINOIS.
THIS ELEVATED FIRE DANGER WILL BE DUE TO THE COMBINATION OF DRY
VEGETATION...RELATIVE HUMIDITIES OF 20 TO 30 PERCENT...AND SOUTHWEST
WINDS OF 10 TO 15 MPH.
THOSE CONSIDERING OUTDOOR BURNING SHOULD USE CAUTION...AS ANY
UNCONTROLLED FIRES COULD SPREAD RAPIDLY.

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