Weather

County,
Fire Weather Watch issued September 20 at 2:45AM CDT until September 21 at 8:00PM CDT by NWS
Effective: 1 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017
Expires: 8 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017

...Critical fire weather conditions possible Thursday
afternoon...
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE
WEATHER ZONES 043...061...062...063...074...075 AND 084...
The National Weather Service in Dodge City has issued a Fire
Weather Watch For wind and low relative humidity...which is in
effect from Thursday afternoon through Thursday evening.
* Affected Area...in Kansas...Fire Weather Zone 043 Scott...Fire
Weather Zone 061 Hamilton...Fire Weather Zone 062 Kearny...
Fire Weather Zone 063 Finney...Fire Weather Zone 074 Stanton...
Fire Weather Zone 075 Grant and Fire Weather Zone 084 Morton.
* Winds...south 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.
* Relative Humidity...as low as 13 percent possible.
* Impacts...Any fires that start will have extreme fire behavior
and spread rapidly. Outdoor burning is not advised.

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