Weather

County,
Red Flag Warning issued March 30 at 11:24AM CDT until March 30 at 7:00PM CDT by NWS
Effective: 11:24 a.m. on Monday, March 30, 2015
Expires: 7 p.m. on Monday, March 30, 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING FOR
WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 007...019...
039...040...041...046...047...048...049...062...063...064...076...
077...086 AND 087...
* AFFECTED AREA...IN KANSAS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 007 JEWELL AND
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 019 MITCHELL. IN NEBRASKA...FIRE WEATHER
ZONE 039 VALLEY...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 040 GREELEY...FIRE WEATHER
ZONE 041 NANCE...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 046 SHERMAN...FIRE WEATHER
ZONE 047 HOWARD...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 048 MERRICK...FIRE WEATHER
ZONE 049 POLK...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 062 HALL...FIRE WEATHER ZONE
063 HAMILTON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 064 YORK...FIRE WEATHER ZONE
076 CLAY...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 077 FILLMORE...FIRE WEATHER ZONE
086 NUCKOLLS AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 087 THAYER.
* WIND...THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON THE WIND WILL BE SOUTHWEST AROUND
20 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS OF 25 TO 30 MPH. DURING THE MID TO LATE
AFTERNOON HOURS THE WIND WILL GRADUALLY DECREASE INTO THE 15 TO
20 MPH RANGE WITH GUSTS OF 20 TO 25 MPH AND SHIFT TO WESTERLY
AND EVENTUALLY NORTHWESTERLY AS A TROUGH AXIS SWEEPS SOUTHEAST
ACROSS THE REGION.
* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...14 TO 20 PERCENT.
* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP WILL SPREAD QUICKLY...AND
WILL BE POTENTIALLY DIFFICULT TO CONTROL...AND WILL EXHIBIT
EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

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