Weather

County,
Fire Weather Watch issued January 24 at 2:33AM CST until January 25 at 6:00PM CST by NWS
Effective: noon on Thursday, Jan. 25, 2018
Expires: 6 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 25, 2018

...Critical Fire Weather Conditions Expected Thursday...
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT THURSDAY AFTERNOON FOR WIND AND
LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 065...066...079 AND
081...
The National Weather Service in Dodge City has issued a Fire
Weather Watch for wind and low relative humidity, which is in
effect Thursday afternoon.
* Affected Area...In Kansas...Fire Weather Zone 065 Pawnee...
Fire Weather Zone 066 Stafford...Fire Weather Zone 079 Edwards
and Fire Weather Zone 081 Pratt.
* Winds...South 20 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.
* Relative Humidity...As low as 14 percent.
* Temperatures...In the lower 60s.
* Impacts...Any fires that start will have extreme fire behavior
and spread rapidly. Outdoor burning is not advised.

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