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Leavenworth County under tornado watch; red flag warning set for Tuesday

March 6, 2017

Tonganoxie is under a tornado watch until 10 p.m. Monday, while a wind advisory is set to end at 6 p.m. Monday.

The National Weather Service issued the wind advisory about 1:40 p.m., with the tornado watch being issued just before 3 p.m.

A red flag warning, which means conditions are strong for any fires that start to spread rapidly.

That warning is in effect for 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesday.

Originally published at: http://www.tonganoxiemirror.com/news/2017/mar/06/leavenworth-county-under-tornado-watch-red-flag-wa/