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Weather Alert Detail

  • Fire Weather Watch for Scott County, Kansas
  • Fire Weather Watch issued March 28 at 12:36PM CDT until March 29 at 9:00PM CDT by NWS
  • Effective: Monday, March 28, 2016 at 11:36 a.m.
  • Expires: Tuesday, March 29, 2016 at 8 p.m.
  • ...DRY AND WINDY CONDITIONS ARE POSSIBLE LATE TUESDAY...
    .DRY AND WINDY CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP ACROSS THE AREA BY LATE IN
    THE AFTERNOON ON TUESDAY, CREATING CRTITICAL FIRE WEATHER
    CONDITIONS.
    ...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON
    THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR
    FIRE WEATHER ZONES 043...044...061...062...063...074...075...
    076...077...084...085...086 AND 087...
    * AFFECTED AREA...IN KANSAS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 043 SCOTT...FIRE
    WEATHER ZONE 044 LANE...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 061 HAMILTON...FIRE
    WEATHER ZONE 062 KEARNY...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 063 FINNEY...FIRE
    WEATHER ZONE 074 STANTON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 075 GRANT...FIRE
    WEATHER ZONE 076 HASKELL...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 077 GRAY...FIRE
    WEATHER ZONE 084 MORTON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 085 STEVENS...FIRE
    WEATHER ZONE 086 SEWARD AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 087 MEADE.
    * WINDS...SOUTH 25 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.
    * RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 10 PERCENT.
    * IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT START WILL HAVE EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR
    AND SPREAD RAPIDLY. OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT ADVISED.