- Fire Weather Watch issued April 16 at 2:57PM CDT until April 17 at 9:00PM CDT by NWS
- Effective: 11 a.m. on Tuesday, April 17, 2018
- Expires: 9 p.m. on Tuesday, April 17, 2018
...Extremely critical fire weather conditions for parts of the
Tri-State area Tuesday...
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH NOW IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE
WEATHER ZONES 002...015 AND 079...
* Affected Area...In Kansas...Fire Weather Zone 002 Rawlins and
Fire Weather Zone 015 Sheridan. In Nebraska...Fire Weather
Zone 079 Dundy.
* Winds...Southwest 30 to 40 mph with gusts approaching 60 mph.
* Relative Humidity...As low as 15 percent.
* Impacts...Any fires that start will have extreme fire behavior
and spread rapidly. Outdoor burning is not advised.
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