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County,
Red Flag Warning issued April 09 at 2:13PM CDT until April 09 at 9:00PM CDT by NWS
Effective: 2:13 p.m. on Wednesday, April 9, 2014
Expires: 9 p.m. on Wednesday, April 9, 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM CDT THIS EVENING
FOR LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITIES...STRONG WINDS AND DRY VEGETATION FOR
ALL OF NORTHEAST...EAST CENTRAL...AND NORTH CENTRAL KANSAS...
* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 008 REPUBLIC...FIRE WEATHER
ZONE 009 WASHINGTON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 010 MARSHALL...FIRE
WEATHER ZONE 011 NEMAHA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 012 BROWN...FIRE
WEATHER ZONE 020 CLOUD...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 021 CLAY...FIRE
WEATHER ZONE 022 RILEY...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 023 POTTAWATOMIE...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 024 JACKSON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 026
JEFFERSON... FIRE WEATHER ZONE 034 OTTAWA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE
035 DICKINSON... FIRE WEATHER ZONE 036 GEARY...FIRE WEATHER
ZONE 037 MORRIS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 038 WABAUNSEE...FIRE
WEATHER ZONE 039 SHAWNEE...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 040 DOUGLAS...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 054 LYON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 055 OSAGE...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 056 FRANKLIN...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 058 COFFEY
AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 059 ANDERSON.
* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.
* TIMING...CONDITIONS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE THROUGH THE EARLY
EVENING HOURS.
* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 19 PERCENT.
* TEMPERATURES...IN THE MID TO UPPER 70S.
* IMPACTS...FIRES CAN START QUICKLY...SPREAD FURIOUSLY AND BURN
INTENSELY. ALL FIRES ARE POTENTIALLY SERIOUS. ALL OUTDOOR
BURNING SHOULD BE AVOIDED IN RED FLAG CONDITIONS.

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