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Allen County, KS

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM CDT
THIS EVENING FOR EXTREME GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER FOR FIRE WEATHER
ZONES 053...069...070...071...072...093...094...095...096...098...
099 AND 100...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WICHITA HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING FOR EXTREME GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING.

* EXTREME GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER...IS FORECAST.

* TIMING...THE GREATEST FIRE WEATHER RISK IS FROM 10 AM UNTIL 6
PM.

* WINDS...SOUTH 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 24 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP WILL LIKELY SPREAD RAPIDLY
AND BECOME VERY DIFFICULT TO CONTROL. OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT
RECOMMENDED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES
CAN CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

PLEASE ADVISE THE APPROPRIATE OFFICIALS OR FIRE CREWS IN THE
FIELD OF THIS FIRE WEATHER PRODUCT.

&&

$$

Bourbon County, KS

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT
THIS EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR SOUTHEASTERN KANSAS...
SOUTHWESTERN AND CENTRAL MISSOURI...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPRINGFIELD HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM
11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING. THE FIRE WEATHER
WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* AFFECTED AREA...IN KANSAS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 073 BOURBON...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 097 CRAWFORD AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 101
CHEROKEE. IN MISSOURI...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 055 BENTON...FIRE
WEATHER ZONE 056 MORGAN...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 057 MILLER...FIRE
WEATHER ZONE 066 VERNON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 067 ST. CLAIR...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 068 HICKORY...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 069 CAMDEN...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 077 BARTON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 078 CEDAR...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 079 POLK...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 080 DALLAS...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 088 JASPER...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 089 DADE...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 090 GREENE...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 093 NEWTON...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 094 LAWRENCE AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 101
MCDONALD.

* WINDS...SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* TIMING...LATE MORNING THROUGH EARLY EVENING.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 20 TO 25 PERCENT.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE LOWER AND MIDDLE 60S.

* IMPACTS...ANY OUTDOOR BURNING WILL BE EXTREMELY DIFFICULT TO
CONTAIN AND CONTROL. GRASS FIRES WILL SPREAD QUICKLY UNDER
THESE CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES CAN
CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

&&

$$

Chautauqua County, KS

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM CDT
THIS EVENING FOR EXTREME GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER FOR FIRE WEATHER
ZONES 053...069...070...071...072...093...094...095...096...098...
099 AND 100...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WICHITA HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING FOR EXTREME GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING.

* EXTREME GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER...IS FORECAST.

* TIMING...THE GREATEST FIRE WEATHER RISK IS FROM 10 AM UNTIL 6
PM.

* WINDS...SOUTH 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 24 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP WILL LIKELY SPREAD RAPIDLY
AND BECOME VERY DIFFICULT TO CONTROL. OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT
RECOMMENDED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES
CAN CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

PLEASE ADVISE THE APPROPRIATE OFFICIALS OR FIRE CREWS IN THE
FIELD OF THIS FIRE WEATHER PRODUCT.

&&

$$

Cherokee County, KS

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT
THIS EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR SOUTHEASTERN KANSAS...
SOUTHWESTERN AND CENTRAL MISSOURI...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPRINGFIELD HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM
11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING. THE FIRE WEATHER
WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* AFFECTED AREA...IN KANSAS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 073 BOURBON...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 097 CRAWFORD AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 101
CHEROKEE. IN MISSOURI...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 055 BENTON...FIRE
WEATHER ZONE 056 MORGAN...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 057 MILLER...FIRE
WEATHER ZONE 066 VERNON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 067 ST. CLAIR...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 068 HICKORY...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 069 CAMDEN...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 077 BARTON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 078 CEDAR...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 079 POLK...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 080 DALLAS...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 088 JASPER...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 089 DADE...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 090 GREENE...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 093 NEWTON...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 094 LAWRENCE AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 101
MCDONALD.

* WINDS...SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* TIMING...LATE MORNING THROUGH EARLY EVENING.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 20 TO 25 PERCENT.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE LOWER AND MIDDLE 60S.

* IMPACTS...ANY OUTDOOR BURNING WILL BE EXTREMELY DIFFICULT TO
CONTAIN AND CONTROL. GRASS FIRES WILL SPREAD QUICKLY UNDER
THESE CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES CAN
CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

&&

$$

Crawford County, KS

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT
THIS EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR SOUTHEASTERN KANSAS...
SOUTHWESTERN AND CENTRAL MISSOURI...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPRINGFIELD HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM
11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING. THE FIRE WEATHER
WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* AFFECTED AREA...IN KANSAS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 073 BOURBON...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 097 CRAWFORD AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 101
CHEROKEE. IN MISSOURI...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 055 BENTON...FIRE
WEATHER ZONE 056 MORGAN...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 057 MILLER...FIRE
WEATHER ZONE 066 VERNON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 067 ST. CLAIR...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 068 HICKORY...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 069 CAMDEN...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 077 BARTON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 078 CEDAR...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 079 POLK...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 080 DALLAS...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 088 JASPER...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 089 DADE...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 090 GREENE...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 093 NEWTON...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 094 LAWRENCE AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 101
MCDONALD.

* WINDS...SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* TIMING...LATE MORNING THROUGH EARLY EVENING.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 20 TO 25 PERCENT.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE LOWER AND MIDDLE 60S.

* IMPACTS...ANY OUTDOOR BURNING WILL BE EXTREMELY DIFFICULT TO
CONTAIN AND CONTROL. GRASS FIRES WILL SPREAD QUICKLY UNDER
THESE CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES CAN
CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

&&

$$

Elk County, KS

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM CDT
THIS EVENING FOR EXTREME GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER FOR FIRE WEATHER
ZONES 053...069...070...071...072...093...094...095...096...098...
099 AND 100...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WICHITA HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING FOR EXTREME GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING.

* EXTREME GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER...IS FORECAST.

* TIMING...THE GREATEST FIRE WEATHER RISK IS FROM 10 AM UNTIL 6
PM.

* WINDS...SOUTH 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 24 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP WILL LIKELY SPREAD RAPIDLY
AND BECOME VERY DIFFICULT TO CONTROL. OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT
RECOMMENDED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES
CAN CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

PLEASE ADVISE THE APPROPRIATE OFFICIALS OR FIRE CREWS IN THE
FIELD OF THIS FIRE WEATHER PRODUCT.

&&

$$

Labette County, KS

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM CDT
THIS EVENING FOR EXTREME GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER FOR FIRE WEATHER
ZONES 053...069...070...071...072...093...094...095...096...098...
099 AND 100...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WICHITA HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING FOR EXTREME GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING.

* EXTREME GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER...IS FORECAST.

* TIMING...THE GREATEST FIRE WEATHER RISK IS FROM 10 AM UNTIL 6
PM.

* WINDS...SOUTH 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 24 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP WILL LIKELY SPREAD RAPIDLY
AND BECOME VERY DIFFICULT TO CONTROL. OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT
RECOMMENDED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES
CAN CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

PLEASE ADVISE THE APPROPRIATE OFFICIALS OR FIRE CREWS IN THE
FIELD OF THIS FIRE WEATHER PRODUCT.

&&

$$

Linn County, KS

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT
THIS EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITIES FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES
001...002...003...004...005...006...007...008...011...012...013...
014...015...016...017...020...021...022...023...024...025...025...
028...029...030...031...032...033...037...038...039...040...043...
044...045...046...053...054...057...060...102...103...104 AND
105...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL HAS
ISSUED A RED FLAG WARNING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITIES...WHICH
IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING. THE
FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* AFFECTED AREA...IN KANSAS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 025 ATCHISON
KS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 057 MIAMI...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 060 LINN
KS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 102 DONIPHAN...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 103
LEAVENWORTH...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 104 WYANDOTTE AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE
105 JOHNSON KS. IN MISSOURI...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 001 ATCHISON
MO...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 002 NODAWAY...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 003
WORTH...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 004 GENTRY...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 005
HARRISON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 006 MERCER...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 007
PUTNAM...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 008 SCHUYLER... FIRE WEATHER ZONE 011
HOLT...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 012 ANDREW... FIRE WEATHER ZONE 013 DE
KALB...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 014 DAVIESS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 015
GRUNDY...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 016 SULLIVAN...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 017
ADAIR...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 020 BUCHANAN...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 021
CLINTON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 022 CALDWELL...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 023
LIVINGSTON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 024 LINN MO...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 025
MACON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 028 PLATTE...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 029
CLAY...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 030 RAY...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 031
CARROLL...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 032 CHARITON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 033
RANDOLPH...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 037 JACKSON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 038
LAFAYETTE... FIRE WEATHER ZONE 039 SALINE...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 040
HOWARD... FIRE WEATHER ZONE 043 CASS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 044
JOHNSON MO...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 045 PETTIS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 046
COOPER...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 053 BATES AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 054
HENRY.

* WINDS...SOUTH 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

* TIMING...HUMIDITY VALUES WILL DROP QUICKLY BY LATE MORNING
WITH HUMIDITY VALUES FALLING BELOW 30 PERCENT BY 11 AM AND
BELOW 25 PERCENT FROM 1 PM THROUGH 6 PM.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 23 PERCENT.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE LOW TO UPPER 60S.

* IMPACTS...FIRES CAN START QUICKLY...SPREAD RAPIDLY AND BURN
INTENSELY. ALL OUTDOOR BURNING SHOULD BE AVOIDED IN RED FLAG
CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES CAN
CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

&&

$$

Montgomery County, KS

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM CDT
THIS EVENING FOR EXTREME GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER FOR FIRE WEATHER
ZONES 053...069...070...071...072...093...094...095...096...098...
099 AND 100...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WICHITA HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING FOR EXTREME GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING.

* EXTREME GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER...IS FORECAST.

* TIMING...THE GREATEST FIRE WEATHER RISK IS FROM 10 AM UNTIL 6
PM.

* WINDS...SOUTH 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 24 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP WILL LIKELY SPREAD RAPIDLY
AND BECOME VERY DIFFICULT TO CONTROL. OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT
RECOMMENDED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES
CAN CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

PLEASE ADVISE THE APPROPRIATE OFFICIALS OR FIRE CREWS IN THE
FIELD OF THIS FIRE WEATHER PRODUCT.

&&

$$

Neosho County, KS

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM CDT
THIS EVENING FOR EXTREME GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER FOR FIRE WEATHER
ZONES 053...069...070...071...072...093...094...095...096...098...
099 AND 100...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WICHITA HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING FOR EXTREME GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING.

* EXTREME GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER...IS FORECAST.

* TIMING...THE GREATEST FIRE WEATHER RISK IS FROM 10 AM UNTIL 6
PM.

* WINDS...SOUTH 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 24 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP WILL LIKELY SPREAD RAPIDLY
AND BECOME VERY DIFFICULT TO CONTROL. OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT
RECOMMENDED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES
CAN CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

PLEASE ADVISE THE APPROPRIATE OFFICIALS OR FIRE CREWS IN THE
FIELD OF THIS FIRE WEATHER PRODUCT.

&&

$$

Wilson County, KS

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM CDT
THIS EVENING FOR EXTREME GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER FOR FIRE WEATHER
ZONES 053...069...070...071...072...093...094...095...096...098...
099 AND 100...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WICHITA HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING FOR EXTREME GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING.

* EXTREME GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER...IS FORECAST.

* TIMING...THE GREATEST FIRE WEATHER RISK IS FROM 10 AM UNTIL 6
PM.

* WINDS...SOUTH 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 24 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP WILL LIKELY SPREAD RAPIDLY
AND BECOME VERY DIFFICULT TO CONTROL. OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT
RECOMMENDED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES
CAN CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

PLEASE ADVISE THE APPROPRIATE OFFICIALS OR FIRE CREWS IN THE
FIELD OF THIS FIRE WEATHER PRODUCT.

&&

$$

Woodson County, KS

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM CDT
THIS EVENING FOR EXTREME GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER FOR FIRE WEATHER
ZONES 053...069...070...071...072...093...094...095...096...098...
099 AND 100...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WICHITA HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING FOR EXTREME GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING.

* EXTREME GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER...IS FORECAST.

* TIMING...THE GREATEST FIRE WEATHER RISK IS FROM 10 AM UNTIL 6
PM.

* WINDS...SOUTH 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 24 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP WILL LIKELY SPREAD RAPIDLY
AND BECOME VERY DIFFICULT TO CONTROL. OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT
RECOMMENDED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES
CAN CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

PLEASE ADVISE THE APPROPRIATE OFFICIALS OR FIRE CREWS IN THE
FIELD OF THIS FIRE WEATHER PRODUCT.

&&

$$

Barton County, MO

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT
THIS EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR SOUTHEASTERN KANSAS...
SOUTHWESTERN AND CENTRAL MISSOURI...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPRINGFIELD HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM
11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING. THE FIRE WEATHER
WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* AFFECTED AREA...IN KANSAS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 073 BOURBON...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 097 CRAWFORD AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 101
CHEROKEE. IN MISSOURI...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 055 BENTON...FIRE
WEATHER ZONE 056 MORGAN...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 057 MILLER...FIRE
WEATHER ZONE 066 VERNON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 067 ST. CLAIR...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 068 HICKORY...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 069 CAMDEN...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 077 BARTON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 078 CEDAR...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 079 POLK...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 080 DALLAS...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 088 JASPER...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 089 DADE...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 090 GREENE...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 093 NEWTON...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 094 LAWRENCE AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 101
MCDONALD.

* WINDS...SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* TIMING...LATE MORNING THROUGH EARLY EVENING.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 20 TO 25 PERCENT.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE LOWER AND MIDDLE 60S.

* IMPACTS...ANY OUTDOOR BURNING WILL BE EXTREMELY DIFFICULT TO
CONTAIN AND CONTROL. GRASS FIRES WILL SPREAD QUICKLY UNDER
THESE CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES CAN
CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

&&

$$

Bates County, MO

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT
THIS EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITIES FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES
001...002...003...004...005...006...007...008...011...012...013...
014...015...016...017...020...021...022...023...024...025...025...
028...029...030...031...032...033...037...038...039...040...043...
044...045...046...053...054...057...060...102...103...104 AND
105...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL HAS
ISSUED A RED FLAG WARNING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITIES...WHICH
IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING. THE
FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* AFFECTED AREA...IN KANSAS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 025 ATCHISON
KS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 057 MIAMI...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 060 LINN
KS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 102 DONIPHAN...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 103
LEAVENWORTH...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 104 WYANDOTTE AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE
105 JOHNSON KS. IN MISSOURI...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 001 ATCHISON
MO...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 002 NODAWAY...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 003
WORTH...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 004 GENTRY...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 005
HARRISON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 006 MERCER...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 007
PUTNAM...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 008 SCHUYLER... FIRE WEATHER ZONE 011
HOLT...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 012 ANDREW... FIRE WEATHER ZONE 013 DE
KALB...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 014 DAVIESS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 015
GRUNDY...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 016 SULLIVAN...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 017
ADAIR...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 020 BUCHANAN...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 021
CLINTON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 022 CALDWELL...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 023
LIVINGSTON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 024 LINN MO...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 025
MACON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 028 PLATTE...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 029
CLAY...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 030 RAY...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 031
CARROLL...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 032 CHARITON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 033
RANDOLPH...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 037 JACKSON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 038
LAFAYETTE... FIRE WEATHER ZONE 039 SALINE...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 040
HOWARD... FIRE WEATHER ZONE 043 CASS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 044
JOHNSON MO...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 045 PETTIS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 046
COOPER...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 053 BATES AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 054
HENRY.

* WINDS...SOUTH 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

* TIMING...HUMIDITY VALUES WILL DROP QUICKLY BY LATE MORNING
WITH HUMIDITY VALUES FALLING BELOW 30 PERCENT BY 11 AM AND
BELOW 25 PERCENT FROM 1 PM THROUGH 6 PM.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 23 PERCENT.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE LOW TO UPPER 60S.

* IMPACTS...FIRES CAN START QUICKLY...SPREAD RAPIDLY AND BURN
INTENSELY. ALL OUTDOOR BURNING SHOULD BE AVOIDED IN RED FLAG
CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES CAN
CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

&&

$$

Cedar County, MO

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT
THIS EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR SOUTHEASTERN KANSAS...
SOUTHWESTERN AND CENTRAL MISSOURI...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPRINGFIELD HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM
11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING. THE FIRE WEATHER
WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* AFFECTED AREA...IN KANSAS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 073 BOURBON...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 097 CRAWFORD AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 101
CHEROKEE. IN MISSOURI...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 055 BENTON...FIRE
WEATHER ZONE 056 MORGAN...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 057 MILLER...FIRE
WEATHER ZONE 066 VERNON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 067 ST. CLAIR...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 068 HICKORY...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 069 CAMDEN...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 077 BARTON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 078 CEDAR...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 079 POLK...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 080 DALLAS...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 088 JASPER...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 089 DADE...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 090 GREENE...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 093 NEWTON...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 094 LAWRENCE AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 101
MCDONALD.

* WINDS...SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* TIMING...LATE MORNING THROUGH EARLY EVENING.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 20 TO 25 PERCENT.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE LOWER AND MIDDLE 60S.

* IMPACTS...ANY OUTDOOR BURNING WILL BE EXTREMELY DIFFICULT TO
CONTAIN AND CONTROL. GRASS FIRES WILL SPREAD QUICKLY UNDER
THESE CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES CAN
CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

&&

$$

Dade County, MO

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT
THIS EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR SOUTHEASTERN KANSAS...
SOUTHWESTERN AND CENTRAL MISSOURI...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPRINGFIELD HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM
11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING. THE FIRE WEATHER
WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* AFFECTED AREA...IN KANSAS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 073 BOURBON...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 097 CRAWFORD AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 101
CHEROKEE. IN MISSOURI...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 055 BENTON...FIRE
WEATHER ZONE 056 MORGAN...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 057 MILLER...FIRE
WEATHER ZONE 066 VERNON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 067 ST. CLAIR...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 068 HICKORY...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 069 CAMDEN...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 077 BARTON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 078 CEDAR...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 079 POLK...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 080 DALLAS...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 088 JASPER...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 089 DADE...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 090 GREENE...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 093 NEWTON...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 094 LAWRENCE AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 101
MCDONALD.

* WINDS...SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* TIMING...LATE MORNING THROUGH EARLY EVENING.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 20 TO 25 PERCENT.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE LOWER AND MIDDLE 60S.

* IMPACTS...ANY OUTDOOR BURNING WILL BE EXTREMELY DIFFICULT TO
CONTAIN AND CONTROL. GRASS FIRES WILL SPREAD QUICKLY UNDER
THESE CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES CAN
CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

&&

$$

Greene County, MO

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT
THIS EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR SOUTHEASTERN KANSAS...
SOUTHWESTERN AND CENTRAL MISSOURI...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPRINGFIELD HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM
11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING. THE FIRE WEATHER
WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* AFFECTED AREA...IN KANSAS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 073 BOURBON...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 097 CRAWFORD AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 101
CHEROKEE. IN MISSOURI...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 055 BENTON...FIRE
WEATHER ZONE 056 MORGAN...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 057 MILLER...FIRE
WEATHER ZONE 066 VERNON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 067 ST. CLAIR...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 068 HICKORY...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 069 CAMDEN...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 077 BARTON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 078 CEDAR...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 079 POLK...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 080 DALLAS...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 088 JASPER...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 089 DADE...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 090 GREENE...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 093 NEWTON...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 094 LAWRENCE AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 101
MCDONALD.

* WINDS...SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* TIMING...LATE MORNING THROUGH EARLY EVENING.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 20 TO 25 PERCENT.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE LOWER AND MIDDLE 60S.

* IMPACTS...ANY OUTDOOR BURNING WILL BE EXTREMELY DIFFICULT TO
CONTAIN AND CONTROL. GRASS FIRES WILL SPREAD QUICKLY UNDER
THESE CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES CAN
CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

&&

$$

Jasper County, MO

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT
THIS EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR SOUTHEASTERN KANSAS...
SOUTHWESTERN AND CENTRAL MISSOURI...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPRINGFIELD HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM
11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING. THE FIRE WEATHER
WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* AFFECTED AREA...IN KANSAS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 073 BOURBON...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 097 CRAWFORD AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 101
CHEROKEE. IN MISSOURI...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 055 BENTON...FIRE
WEATHER ZONE 056 MORGAN...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 057 MILLER...FIRE
WEATHER ZONE 066 VERNON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 067 ST. CLAIR...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 068 HICKORY...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 069 CAMDEN...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 077 BARTON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 078 CEDAR...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 079 POLK...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 080 DALLAS...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 088 JASPER...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 089 DADE...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 090 GREENE...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 093 NEWTON...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 094 LAWRENCE AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 101
MCDONALD.

* WINDS...SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* TIMING...LATE MORNING THROUGH EARLY EVENING.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 20 TO 25 PERCENT.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE LOWER AND MIDDLE 60S.

* IMPACTS...ANY OUTDOOR BURNING WILL BE EXTREMELY DIFFICULT TO
CONTAIN AND CONTROL. GRASS FIRES WILL SPREAD QUICKLY UNDER
THESE CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES CAN
CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

&&

$$

Lawrence County, MO

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT
THIS EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR SOUTHEASTERN KANSAS...
SOUTHWESTERN AND CENTRAL MISSOURI...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPRINGFIELD HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM
11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING. THE FIRE WEATHER
WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* AFFECTED AREA...IN KANSAS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 073 BOURBON...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 097 CRAWFORD AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 101
CHEROKEE. IN MISSOURI...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 055 BENTON...FIRE
WEATHER ZONE 056 MORGAN...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 057 MILLER...FIRE
WEATHER ZONE 066 VERNON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 067 ST. CLAIR...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 068 HICKORY...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 069 CAMDEN...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 077 BARTON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 078 CEDAR...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 079 POLK...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 080 DALLAS...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 088 JASPER...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 089 DADE...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 090 GREENE...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 093 NEWTON...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 094 LAWRENCE AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 101
MCDONALD.

* WINDS...SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* TIMING...LATE MORNING THROUGH EARLY EVENING.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 20 TO 25 PERCENT.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE LOWER AND MIDDLE 60S.

* IMPACTS...ANY OUTDOOR BURNING WILL BE EXTREMELY DIFFICULT TO
CONTAIN AND CONTROL. GRASS FIRES WILL SPREAD QUICKLY UNDER
THESE CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES CAN
CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

&&

$$

McDonald County, MO

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT
THIS EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR SOUTHEASTERN KANSAS...
SOUTHWESTERN AND CENTRAL MISSOURI...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPRINGFIELD HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM
11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING. THE FIRE WEATHER
WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* AFFECTED AREA...IN KANSAS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 073 BOURBON...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 097 CRAWFORD AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 101
CHEROKEE. IN MISSOURI...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 055 BENTON...FIRE
WEATHER ZONE 056 MORGAN...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 057 MILLER...FIRE
WEATHER ZONE 066 VERNON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 067 ST. CLAIR...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 068 HICKORY...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 069 CAMDEN...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 077 BARTON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 078 CEDAR...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 079 POLK...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 080 DALLAS...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 088 JASPER...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 089 DADE...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 090 GREENE...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 093 NEWTON...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 094 LAWRENCE AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 101
MCDONALD.

* WINDS...SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* TIMING...LATE MORNING THROUGH EARLY EVENING.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 20 TO 25 PERCENT.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE LOWER AND MIDDLE 60S.

* IMPACTS...ANY OUTDOOR BURNING WILL BE EXTREMELY DIFFICULT TO
CONTAIN AND CONTROL. GRASS FIRES WILL SPREAD QUICKLY UNDER
THESE CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES CAN
CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

&&

$$

Newton County, MO

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT
THIS EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR SOUTHEASTERN KANSAS...
SOUTHWESTERN AND CENTRAL MISSOURI...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPRINGFIELD HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM
11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING. THE FIRE WEATHER
WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* AFFECTED AREA...IN KANSAS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 073 BOURBON...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 097 CRAWFORD AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 101
CHEROKEE. IN MISSOURI...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 055 BENTON...FIRE
WEATHER ZONE 056 MORGAN...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 057 MILLER...FIRE
WEATHER ZONE 066 VERNON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 067 ST. CLAIR...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 068 HICKORY...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 069 CAMDEN...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 077 BARTON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 078 CEDAR...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 079 POLK...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 080 DALLAS...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 088 JASPER...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 089 DADE...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 090 GREENE...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 093 NEWTON...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 094 LAWRENCE AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 101
MCDONALD.

* WINDS...SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* TIMING...LATE MORNING THROUGH EARLY EVENING.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 20 TO 25 PERCENT.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE LOWER AND MIDDLE 60S.

* IMPACTS...ANY OUTDOOR BURNING WILL BE EXTREMELY DIFFICULT TO
CONTAIN AND CONTROL. GRASS FIRES WILL SPREAD QUICKLY UNDER
THESE CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES CAN
CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

&&

$$

St Clair County, MO

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT
THIS EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR SOUTHEASTERN KANSAS...
SOUTHWESTERN AND CENTRAL MISSOURI...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPRINGFIELD HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM
11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING. THE FIRE WEATHER
WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* AFFECTED AREA...IN KANSAS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 073 BOURBON...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 097 CRAWFORD AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 101
CHEROKEE. IN MISSOURI...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 055 BENTON...FIRE
WEATHER ZONE 056 MORGAN...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 057 MILLER...FIRE
WEATHER ZONE 066 VERNON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 067 ST. CLAIR...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 068 HICKORY...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 069 CAMDEN...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 077 BARTON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 078 CEDAR...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 079 POLK...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 080 DALLAS...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 088 JASPER...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 089 DADE...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 090 GREENE...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 093 NEWTON...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 094 LAWRENCE AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 101
MCDONALD.

* WINDS...SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* TIMING...LATE MORNING THROUGH EARLY EVENING.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 20 TO 25 PERCENT.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE LOWER AND MIDDLE 60S.

* IMPACTS...ANY OUTDOOR BURNING WILL BE EXTREMELY DIFFICULT TO
CONTAIN AND CONTROL. GRASS FIRES WILL SPREAD QUICKLY UNDER
THESE CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES CAN
CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

&&

$$

Vernon County, MO

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT
THIS EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR SOUTHEASTERN KANSAS...
SOUTHWESTERN AND CENTRAL MISSOURI...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPRINGFIELD HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM
11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING. THE FIRE WEATHER
WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* AFFECTED AREA...IN KANSAS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 073 BOURBON...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 097 CRAWFORD AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 101
CHEROKEE. IN MISSOURI...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 055 BENTON...FIRE
WEATHER ZONE 056 MORGAN...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 057 MILLER...FIRE
WEATHER ZONE 066 VERNON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 067 ST. CLAIR...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 068 HICKORY...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 069 CAMDEN...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 077 BARTON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 078 CEDAR...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 079 POLK...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 080 DALLAS...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 088 JASPER...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 089 DADE...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 090 GREENE...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 093 NEWTON...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 094 LAWRENCE AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 101
MCDONALD.

* WINDS...SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* TIMING...LATE MORNING THROUGH EARLY EVENING.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 20 TO 25 PERCENT.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE LOWER AND MIDDLE 60S.

* IMPACTS...ANY OUTDOOR BURNING WILL BE EXTREMELY DIFFICULT TO
CONTAIN AND CONTROL. GRASS FIRES WILL SPREAD QUICKLY UNDER
THESE CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES CAN
CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

&&

$$

Advisories

frost
Benton County, AR

...FROST ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 8 AM CDT WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TULSA HAS ISSUED A FROST
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 8 AM CDT WEDNESDAY...

FOR THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES...

* IN ARKANSAS...BENTON.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...
* AREAS OF FROST WILL LIKELY DEVELOP TONIGHT ACROSS PORTIONS OF
NORTHWEST ARKANSAS AS TEMPERATURES FALL INTO THE LOWER TO MID
30S WITH LIGHT WINDS AND CLEAR SKIES.

IMPACTS...
* SENSITIVE OUTDOOR PLANTS MAY BE KILLED IF LEFT UNPROTECTED FROM
THE COLD.

DEFINITION...
* A FROST ADVISORY MEANS THAT FROST IS POSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...
* COVER OUTDOOR PLANTS OR BRING THEM INDOORS

* STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO...COMMERCIAL RADIO OR TELEVISION
FOR THE LATEST INFORMATION CONCERNING THIS WEATHER EVENT.
ADDITIONAL WEATHER INFORMATION CAN ALSO BE FOUND AT:
WEATHER.GOV/TULSA.

&&

$$

wind
Allen County, KS

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM CDT
THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WICHITA HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM CDT
THIS EVENING.

* TIMING...STRONG WINDS ARE POSSIBLE FROM 9 AM TO 6 PM TODAY.

* WINDS...FROM THE SOUTH-SOUTHWEST AT 30 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 50 MPH.

* IMPACTS...DRIVERS OF HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES SHOULD BE ALERT TO
THE DANGER OF STRONG WINDS. MOTORISTS SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION
WHILE DRIVING IN THE WIND ADVISORY AREA. BE ALERT TO SUDDEN
GUSTS OF WIND WHICH MAY CAUSE YOU TO LOSE CONTROL OF YOUR
VEHICLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF AT LEAST 30 MPH
AND/OR WIND GUSTS OVER 45 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS THIS STRONG
CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE
VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

Chautauqua County, KS

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM CDT
THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WICHITA HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM CDT
THIS EVENING.

* TIMING...STRONG WINDS ARE POSSIBLE FROM 9 AM TO 6 PM TODAY.

* WINDS...FROM THE SOUTH-SOUTHWEST AT 30 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 50 MPH.

* IMPACTS...DRIVERS OF HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES SHOULD BE ALERT TO
THE DANGER OF STRONG WINDS. MOTORISTS SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION
WHILE DRIVING IN THE WIND ADVISORY AREA. BE ALERT TO SUDDEN
GUSTS OF WIND WHICH MAY CAUSE YOU TO LOSE CONTROL OF YOUR
VEHICLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF AT LEAST 30 MPH
AND/OR WIND GUSTS OVER 45 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS THIS STRONG
CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE
VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

Elk County, KS

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM CDT
THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WICHITA HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM CDT
THIS EVENING.

* TIMING...STRONG WINDS ARE POSSIBLE FROM 9 AM TO 6 PM TODAY.

* WINDS...FROM THE SOUTH-SOUTHWEST AT 30 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 50 MPH.

* IMPACTS...DRIVERS OF HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES SHOULD BE ALERT TO
THE DANGER OF STRONG WINDS. MOTORISTS SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION
WHILE DRIVING IN THE WIND ADVISORY AREA. BE ALERT TO SUDDEN
GUSTS OF WIND WHICH MAY CAUSE YOU TO LOSE CONTROL OF YOUR
VEHICLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF AT LEAST 30 MPH
AND/OR WIND GUSTS OVER 45 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS THIS STRONG
CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE
VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

Labette County, KS

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM CDT
THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WICHITA HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM CDT
THIS EVENING.

* TIMING...STRONG WINDS ARE POSSIBLE FROM 9 AM TO 6 PM TODAY.

* WINDS...FROM THE SOUTH-SOUTHWEST AT 30 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 50 MPH.

* IMPACTS...DRIVERS OF HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES SHOULD BE ALERT TO
THE DANGER OF STRONG WINDS. MOTORISTS SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION
WHILE DRIVING IN THE WIND ADVISORY AREA. BE ALERT TO SUDDEN
GUSTS OF WIND WHICH MAY CAUSE YOU TO LOSE CONTROL OF YOUR
VEHICLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF AT LEAST 30 MPH
AND/OR WIND GUSTS OVER 45 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS THIS STRONG
CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE
VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

Linn County, KS

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT
THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL HAS
ISSUED A WIND ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS
MORNING TO 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING.

* TIMING...LATE THIS MORNING THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...SUSTAINED WINDS OF 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 MPH
ARE LIKELY.

* IMPACTS...WINDS OF THIS MAGNITUDE WILL MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...
ESPECIALLY ON WEST TO EAST ORIENTED ROADS LIKE INTERSTATE
70...HIGHWAY 50 OR HIGHWAY 36. MOTORISTS OF HIGH PROFILE AND LIGHT
VEHICLES WILL ENCOUNTER GREATER DIFFICULTY IN DRIVING. LOOSE
OBJECTS SUCH AS GARBAGE CANS WILL BE TOSSED AROUND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF AT LEAST 30 MPH ARE EXPECTED
WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING
DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. ALSO...TAKE
ACTION TO SECURE TRASH CANS...LAWN FURNITURE...AND OTHER LOOSE
OUTDOOR OBJECTS.

&&

$$

Montgomery County, KS

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM CDT
THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WICHITA HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM CDT
THIS EVENING.

* TIMING...STRONG WINDS ARE POSSIBLE FROM 9 AM TO 6 PM TODAY.

* WINDS...FROM THE SOUTH-SOUTHWEST AT 30 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 50 MPH.

* IMPACTS...DRIVERS OF HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES SHOULD BE ALERT TO
THE DANGER OF STRONG WINDS. MOTORISTS SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION
WHILE DRIVING IN THE WIND ADVISORY AREA. BE ALERT TO SUDDEN
GUSTS OF WIND WHICH MAY CAUSE YOU TO LOSE CONTROL OF YOUR
VEHICLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF AT LEAST 30 MPH
AND/OR WIND GUSTS OVER 45 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS THIS STRONG
CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE
VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

Neosho County, KS

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM CDT
THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WICHITA HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM CDT
THIS EVENING.

* TIMING...STRONG WINDS ARE POSSIBLE FROM 9 AM TO 6 PM TODAY.

* WINDS...FROM THE SOUTH-SOUTHWEST AT 30 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 50 MPH.

* IMPACTS...DRIVERS OF HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES SHOULD BE ALERT TO
THE DANGER OF STRONG WINDS. MOTORISTS SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION
WHILE DRIVING IN THE WIND ADVISORY AREA. BE ALERT TO SUDDEN
GUSTS OF WIND WHICH MAY CAUSE YOU TO LOSE CONTROL OF YOUR
VEHICLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF AT LEAST 30 MPH
AND/OR WIND GUSTS OVER 45 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS THIS STRONG
CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE
VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

Wilson County, KS

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM CDT
THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WICHITA HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM CDT
THIS EVENING.

* TIMING...STRONG WINDS ARE POSSIBLE FROM 9 AM TO 6 PM TODAY.

* WINDS...FROM THE SOUTH-SOUTHWEST AT 30 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 50 MPH.

* IMPACTS...DRIVERS OF HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES SHOULD BE ALERT TO
THE DANGER OF STRONG WINDS. MOTORISTS SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION
WHILE DRIVING IN THE WIND ADVISORY AREA. BE ALERT TO SUDDEN
GUSTS OF WIND WHICH MAY CAUSE YOU TO LOSE CONTROL OF YOUR
VEHICLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF AT LEAST 30 MPH
AND/OR WIND GUSTS OVER 45 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS THIS STRONG
CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE
VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

Woodson County, KS

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM CDT
THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WICHITA HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM CDT
THIS EVENING.

* TIMING...STRONG WINDS ARE POSSIBLE FROM 9 AM TO 6 PM TODAY.

* WINDS...FROM THE SOUTH-SOUTHWEST AT 30 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 50 MPH.

* IMPACTS...DRIVERS OF HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES SHOULD BE ALERT TO
THE DANGER OF STRONG WINDS. MOTORISTS SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION
WHILE DRIVING IN THE WIND ADVISORY AREA. BE ALERT TO SUDDEN
GUSTS OF WIND WHICH MAY CAUSE YOU TO LOSE CONTROL OF YOUR
VEHICLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF AT LEAST 30 MPH
AND/OR WIND GUSTS OVER 45 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS THIS STRONG
CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE
VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

Bates County, MO

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT
THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL HAS
ISSUED A WIND ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS
MORNING TO 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING.

* TIMING...LATE THIS MORNING THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...SUSTAINED WINDS OF 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 MPH
ARE LIKELY.

* IMPACTS...WINDS OF THIS MAGNITUDE WILL MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...
ESPECIALLY ON WEST TO EAST ORIENTED ROADS LIKE INTERSTATE
70...HIGHWAY 50 OR HIGHWAY 36. MOTORISTS OF HIGH PROFILE AND LIGHT
VEHICLES WILL ENCOUNTER GREATER DIFFICULTY IN DRIVING. LOOSE
OBJECTS SUCH AS GARBAGE CANS WILL BE TOSSED AROUND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF AT LEAST 30 MPH ARE EXPECTED
WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING
DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. ALSO...TAKE
ACTION TO SECURE TRASH CANS...LAWN FURNITURE...AND OTHER LOOSE
OUTDOOR OBJECTS.

&&

$$

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