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South Dakota, Lincoln

Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 4:44 PM CDT on April 23, 2014

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on April 24, 2014


... Red flag warning in effect from 1 PM to 7 PM CDT Thursday for
wind and low relative humidity for fire weather zones 249... 255...
256 and 258...

The National Weather Service in Sioux Falls has issued a red flag
warning for wind and low relative humidity... which is in effect
from 1 PM to 7 PM CDT Thursday. The Fire Weather Watch is no
longer in effect.

* Affected area... in Nebraska... fire weather zone 249. In South
Dakota... fire weather zones 255... 256 and 258.

* Winds... northwest winds 20 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* Relative humidity... as low as 15 percent.

* Impacts... the potential exists for fast moving and intense
grassland fires.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A red flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now... or in the near future. A combination
of strong winds... low relative humidity... and warm temperatures
can contribute to extreme fire behavior.








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