Weather

County,
Fire Weather Watch issued February 17 at 3:42AM CST until February 18 at 7:00PM CST by NWS
Effective: 1 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018
Expires: 7 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018

...Near Critical Fire Weather Conditions Sunday...
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE
WEATHER ZONES 030...043...044...045...061...062...063...064...074...075...
076... 077...078...084...085...086...087 AND 088...
The National Weather Service in Dodge City has issued a Fire
Weather Watch for gusty winds and low relative humidity, which is
in effect from Sunday afternoon through Sunday evening.
* Affected Area...In Kansas...Fire Weather Zone 030 Trego...Fire
Weather Zone 043 Scott...Fire Weather Zone 044 Lane...Fire
Weather Zone 045 Ness...Fire Weather Zone 061 Hamilton...Fire
Weather Zone 062 Kearny...Fire Weather Zone 063 Finney...Fire
Weather Zone 064 Hodgeman...Fire Weather Zone 074 Stanton...
Fire Weather Zone 075 Grant...Fire Weather Zone 076 Haskell...
Fire Weather Zone 077 Gray...Fire Weather Zone 078 Ford...Fire
Weather Zone 084 Morton...Fire Weather Zone 085 Stevens...Fire
Weather Zone 086 Seward...Fire Weather Zone 087 Meade and Fire
Weather Zone 088 Clark.
* Winds...Southwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.
* Relative Humidity...As low as 17 percent.
* Temperatures...In the mid to upper 70s.
* Impacts...Any fires that start will have extreme fire behavior
and spread rapidly. Outdoor burning is not advised.

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