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  • Red Flag Warning for Graham County, Kansas
  • Red Flag Warning issued April 07 at 11:43AM CDT until April 07 at 7:00PM CDT by NWS
  • Effective: Thursday, April 7, 2016 at 10:43 a.m.
  • Expires: Thursday, April 7, 2016 at 6 p.m.
  • ...CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER POSSIBLE THURSDAY...
    .A RED FLAG WARNING IS 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
    INDICATE THAT A WARNING IS NEEDED FOR CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER
    CONDITIONS.
    ...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING
    FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 004...
    016 AND 081...
    * 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 25 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.
    * RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 19 PERCENT.
    * IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT START WILL HAVE EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR
    AND SPREAD RAPIDLY. OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT ADVISED.