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Red Flag Warning issued March 29 at 3:40AM CDT until March 29 at 9:00PM CDT by NWS
Effective: 3:40 a.m. on Tuesday, March 29, 2016
Expires: 9 p.m. on Tuesday, March 29, 2016

...CRITICAL FIRE CONDITIONS EXPECTED ACROSS FAR SOUTHWEST KANSAS
TUESDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING...
...CRITICAL FIRE CONDITIONS EXPECTED ACROSS THE SOUTHERN FIRE
ZONES WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING...
...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM CDT /NOON MDT/
THIS AFTERNOON TO 9 PM CDT /8 PM MDT/ THIS EVENING FOR WIND AND
LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 061...074 AND 084...
* AFFECTED AREA...IN KANSAS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 061 HAMILTON AND
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 074 STANTON.
* WINDS...SOUTH 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.
* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 13 PERCENT.
* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT START WILL HAVE EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR
AND SPREAD RAPIDLY. OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT ADVISED.

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