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Weather Alert Detail

  • Fire Weather Watch for Graham County, Kansas
  • Fire Weather Watch issued April 06 at 8:01PM CDT until April 07 at 7:00PM CDT by NWS
  • Effective: Wednesday, April 6, 2016 at 7:01 p.m.
  • Expires: Thursday, April 7, 2016 at 6 p.m.
  • ...CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER POSSIBLE THURSDAY...
    .A FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR A COMBINATION OF
    WINDS AND RELATIVE HUMIDITY. WHILE 15% RH IS NOT FORECAST...
    COORDINATION WITH LOCAL PARTNERS ON FUELS AND RECENT FIRE WEATHER
    CONCERNS THAT A WATCH IS NEEDED FOR CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER
    CONDITIONS.
    ...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON
    THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR
    FIRE WEATHER ZONES 004...016 AND 081...
    ...RED FLAG WARNING IS CANCELLED FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE
    HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 004...016 AND 081...
    THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GOODLAND HAS CANCELLED THE RED
    FLAG WARNING.
    * AFFECTED AREA...IN KANSAS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 004 NORTON AND
    FIRE WEATHER ZONE 016 GRAHAM. IN NEBRASKA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE
    081 RED WILLOW.
    * WINDS...NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.
    * RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 18 PERCENT.
    * IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT START WILL HAVE EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR
    AND SPREAD RAPIDLY. OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT ADVISED.