McPherson Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Fire Weather Warning
Statement as of 11:16 MDT le 31 Mars 2015

... Red flag warning remains in effect until 1 am CDT /midnight
MDT/ Wednesday for wind and low relative humidity for the
Nebraska sandhills... the Niobrara valley and the eastern
Panhandle...

* affected area... in Nebraska... fire weather zone 204 eastern
Panhandle/Crescent Lake NWR... fire weather zone 206
sandhills/Valentine NWR/Nebraska National Forest/ Samuel r
mckelvie National Forest and fire weather zone 208 Niobrara
valley/fort Niobrara NWR.

* Winds... south 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.

* Relative humidity... as low as 11 percent.

* Impacts... any range fire may have the potential to burn out of
control and exhibit extreme burning behavior.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A red flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now... or will develop. A combination of
strong winds... low relative humidity... and warm temperatures will
contribute to extreme fire behavior.




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