... Red flag warning in effect from noon today to 6 PM MDT this
evening for wind and low relative humidity for fire weather zones
041 and 254...
The National Weather Service in Goodland has issued a red flag
warning for wind and low relative humidity, which is in effect
from noon today to 6 PM MDT this evening.
* Affected area... in Colorado... fire weather zone 254 Cheyenne.
In Kansas... fire weather zone 041 Greeley.
* Winds... south 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.
* Relative humidity... as low as 15 percent.
* Impacts... any fires that start will have extreme fire behavior
and spread rapidly. Outdoor burning is not advised.
A red flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now... or are imminent. A combination of
strong winds... low relative humidity... and warm temperatures can
contribute to extreme fire behavior.
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Issued: 2:20 AM MDT Mar. 18, 2018 – National Weather Service