Weather

County,
Red Flag Warning issued May 07 at 4:06PM CDT until May 07 at 10:00PM CDT by NWS
Effective: 4:06 p.m. on Wednesday, May 7, 2014
Expires: 10 p.m. on Wednesday, May 7, 2014

...EXTREMELY DANGEROUS FIRE CONDITIONS TODAY...
.A COMBINATION OF VERY STRONG SOUTHWEST WINDS AND EXTREMELY LOW
RELATIVE HUMIDITY AHEAD OF AN APPROACHING STORM SYSTEM WILL LEAD
TO WIDESPREAD EXTREMELY CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ACROSS
WESTERN AND CENTRAL KANSAS TODAY.
...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CDT /9 PM MDT/
THIS EVENING FOR EXTREMELY LOW HUMIDITY AND VERY STRONG WIND...
* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 030 TREGO...FIRE WEATHER
ZONE 031 ELLIS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 043 SCOTT...FIRE WEATHER
ZONE 044 LANE...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 045 NESS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE
046 RUSH...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 061 HAMILTON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE
062 KEARNY...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 063 FINNEY...FIRE WEATHER ZONE
064 HODGEMAN...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 065 PAWNEE...FIRE WEATHER
ZONE 066 STAFFORD...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 074 STANTON...FIRE
WEATHER ZONE 075 GRANT...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 076 HASKELL...FIRE
WEATHER ZONE 077 GRAY...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 078 FORD...FIRE
WEATHER ZONE 079 EDWARDS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 080 KIOWA...FIRE
WEATHER ZONE 081 PRATT...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 084 MORTON...FIRE
WEATHER ZONE 085 STEVENS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 086 SEWARD...FIRE
WEATHER ZONE 087 MEADE...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 088 CLARK...FIRE
WEATHER ZONE 089 COMANCHE AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 090 BARBER.
* WINDS...SOUTH 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.
* TIMING...LATE THIS MORNING THROUGH LATE EVENING.
* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 1 PERCENT.
* TEMPERATURES...IN THE MID 80S.

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