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WWUS83 KGID 300906
RFWGID

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HASTINGS NE
406 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

KSZ007-019-NEZ039>041-046>049-062>064-076-077-086-087-301715-
/O.NEW.KGID.FW.W.0009.150330T1800Z-150331T0000Z/
JEWELL-MITCHELL-VALLEY-GREELEY-NANCE-SHERMAN-HOWARD-MERRICK-POLK-
HALL-HAMILTON-YORK-CLAY-FILLMORE-NUCKOLLS-THAYER-
406 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 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...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HASTINGS HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING.

* 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.

* WINDS...NORTH OF HIGHWAY 92...SOUTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH WITH GUSTS
  TO AROUND 25 MPH WILL TURN TO THE NORTHWEST. SOUTH OF HIGHWAY
  92...SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH WITH GUSTS AROUND 25 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...17 TO 20 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP WILL SPREAD QUICKLY...AND
  WILL BE POTENTIALLY DIFFICULT TO CONTROL...AND WILL EXHIBIT
  EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES CAN
CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

&&

$$



000
WWUS83 KGID 300906
RFWGID

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HASTINGS NE
406 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

KSZ007-019-NEZ039>041-046>049-062>064-076-077-086-087-301715-
/O.NEW.KGID.FW.W.0009.150330T1800Z-150331T0000Z/
JEWELL-MITCHELL-VALLEY-GREELEY-NANCE-SHERMAN-HOWARD-MERRICK-POLK-
HALL-HAMILTON-YORK-CLAY-FILLMORE-NUCKOLLS-THAYER-
406 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 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...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HASTINGS HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING.

* 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.

* WINDS...NORTH OF HIGHWAY 92...SOUTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH WITH GUSTS
  TO AROUND 25 MPH WILL TURN TO THE NORTHWEST. SOUTH OF HIGHWAY
  92...SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH WITH GUSTS AROUND 25 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...17 TO 20 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP WILL SPREAD QUICKLY...AND
  WILL BE POTENTIALLY DIFFICULT TO CONTROL...AND WILL EXHIBIT
  EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES CAN
CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

&&

$$




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