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County,
Red Flag Warning issued April 15 at 11:42AM CDT until April 15 at 8:00PM CDT by NWS
Effective: 11:42 a.m. on Tuesday, April 15, 2014
Expires: 8 p.m. on Tuesday, April 15, 2014

...CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING...
...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT THIS EVENING
FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 005...
006...007...017...018...019...074...075...076...077...082...083...
084...085...086 AND 087...
* AFFECTED AREA...IN KANSAS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 005 PHILLIPS...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 006 SMITH...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 007 JEWELL...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 017 ROOKS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 018 OSBORNE
AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 019 MITCHELL. IN NEBRASKA...FIRE WEATHER
ZONE 074 KEARNEY...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 075 ADAMS...FIRE WEATHER
ZONE 076 CLAY...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 077 FILLMORE...FIRE WEATHER
ZONE 082 FURNAS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 083 HARLAN...FIRE WEATHER
ZONE 084 FRANKLIN...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 085 WEBSTER...FIRE
WEATHER ZONE 086 NUCKOLLS AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 087 THAYER.
* WINDS...SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH.
* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 16 PERCENT.
* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP WILL SPREAD QUICKLY...BE
DIFFICULT TO CONTROL...AND WILL EXHIBIT EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.
* RECOMMENDATIONS...ALL POTENTIAL IGNITION SOURCES SHOULD BE
USED WITH EXTREME CAUTION...AND ANY BURNING SHOULD BE
POSTPONED.

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