RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM CST FOR THE FOLLOWNING COUNTIES
The National Weather Service in Wichita has issued a Red Flag
Warning for strong northwest wind and low relative humidity,
which is in effect from noon today to 6 PM CST this evening.
* Extreme Grassland Fire Danger...Is forecast.
* Winds...Northwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 40 mph.
* Relative Humidity...As low as 19 percent.
* Impacts...Any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly
and become very difficult to control. Outdoor burning is not
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.