Wilson Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Fire Weather Warning
Issued: 12:19 PM CST Nov. 20, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Red flag warning remains in effect until 6 PM CST this evening
for extreme grassland fire danger for fire weather zones 070...
071... 072... 094... 095... 096... 098... 099 and 100...

* extreme grassland fire danger... will impact locations generally
along and east of I-135 this afternoon.

* Winds... south 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 40 mph.

* Relative humidity... as low as 21 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.