... Red flag warning in effect from 11 am CDT /10 am MDT/ this
morning to 7 PM CDT /6 PM MDT/ this evening for winds and low
humidity for fire weather zones 204... 206 and 208...
The National Weather Service in North Platte has issued a red
flag warning... which is in effect from 11 am CDT /10 am MDT/ this
morning to 7 PM CDT /6 PM MDT/ this evening. The Fire Weather
Watch is no longer in effect.
* Affected area... fire weather zone 204. Fire weather zone 206.
Fire weather zone 208 west of Newport.
* Wind... southwest 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 35 mph.
* Humidity... around 15 percent.
* Impacts... fires that develop will spread quickly.
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.
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Issued: 01:49 MDT Oct. 22, 2016 – National Weather Service