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Weather Alert Detail

  • Fire Weather Watch for Logan County, Kansas
  • Fire Weather Watch issued March 23 at 12:33AM CDT until March 24 at 9:00PM CDT by NWS
  • Effective: Sunday, March 22, 2015 at 11:33 p.m.
  • Expires: Tuesday, March 24, 2015 at 8 p.m.
  • ...CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS LIKELY TUESDAY...
    .LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITIES AND STRONG WINDS GUSTING TO 50 MPH OR
    HIGHER WILL COMBINE WITH ALREADY DRY FUELS TO CREATE CRITICAL
    FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS BY MIDDAY TUESDAY THROUGH TUESDAY
    EVENING. WHILE THERE IS SOME UNCERTAINTY STILL REGARDING WIND AND
    HUMIDITY OVER PARTS OF THE REGION...THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR
    EXTREME FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ESPECIALLY ALONG AND SOUTH OF
    INTERSTATE 70.
    ...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING
    THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING FOR STRONG WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY
    FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES
    001...002...003...004...013...014...015...016...
    027...028...029...041...042...079...080...081...252...253 AND
    254...
    * AFFECTED AREA...IN COLORADO...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 252 YUMA...
    FIRE WEATHER ZONE 253 KIT CARSON AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 254
    CHEYENNE CO. IN KANSAS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 001 CHEYENNE KS...
    FIRE WEATHER ZONE 002 RAWLINS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 003
    DECATUR...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 004 NORTON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 013
    SHERMAN...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 014 THOMAS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 015
    SHERIDAN...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 016 GRAHAM...FIRE WEATHER ZONE
    027 WALLACE...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 028 LOGAN...FIRE WEATHER ZONE
    029 GOVE...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 041 GREELEY AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE
    042 WICHITA. IN NEBRASKA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 079 DUNDY...FIRE
    WEATHER ZONE 080 HITCHCOCK AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 081 RED
    WILLOW.
    * WINDS...NORTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.
    * RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 11 PERCENT.
    * IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP WILL QUICKLY SPREAD AND
    BECOME OUT OF CONTROL. OUTDOOR BURNING SHOULD BE AVOIDED.