Weather

County,
Red Flag Warning issued April 16 at 4:14AM CDT until April 16 at 7:00PM CDT by NWS
Effective: 4:14 a.m. on Wednesday, April 16, 2014
Expires: 7 p.m. on Wednesday, April 16, 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT
THIS EVENING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR PARTS OF MISSOURI...
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ST LOUIS HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE 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WEATHER WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.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 MISSOURI...FIRE WEATHER ZONES 018...026...
034...041...042...047...048 AND 050.
* 20FT WINDS...SOUTH 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.
* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 21 PERCENT.
* 10HR FUELS...LESS THAN 9 PERCENT.
* IMPACTS...THESE CONDITIONS ARE CONDUCIVE FOR THE RAPID SPREAD
AND GROWTH OF UNCONTROLLED WILDFIRES.

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