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Weather Alert Detail

  • Fire Weather Watch for Stevens County, Kansas
  • Fire Weather Watch issued April 11 at 3:29PM CDT until April 12 at 8:00PM CDT by NWS
  • Effective: Friday, April 11, 2014 at 2:29 p.m.
  • Expires: Saturday, April 12, 2014 at 7 p.m.
  • ...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
    SATURDAY EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FAR
    SOUTHWESTERN KANSAS...
    THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DODGE CITY HAS ISSUED A FIRE
    WEATHER WATCH FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...WHICH IS IN
    EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING.
    * AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 084 MORTON...FIRE WEATHER
    ZONE 085 STEVENS AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 086 SEWARD.
    * WINDS...SOUTHWEST AT 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
    * TIMING...NOON TO 8 PM.
    * RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 10 PERCENT.
    * TEMPERATURES...87 TO 91.
    * IMPACTS...AGGRESSIVE FIRE BEHAVIOR COULD LEAD TO FIRES QUICKLY
    GROWING OUT OF CONTROL.