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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HASTINGS NE
1124 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015


KSZ007-019-NEZ039>041-046>049-062>064-076-077-086-087-310000-
/O.EXT.KGID.FW.W.0009.150330T1624Z-150331T0000Z/
JEWELL-MITCHELL-VALLEY-GREELEY-NANCE-SHERMAN-HOWARD-MERRICK-POLK-
HALL-HAMILTON-YORK-CLAY-FILLMORE-NUCKOLLS-THAYER-
1124 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING FOR
WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 007...019...
039...040...041...046...047...048...049...062...063...064...076...
077...086 AND 087...

* AFFECTED AREA...IN KANSAS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 007 JEWELL AND
  FIRE WEATHER ZONE 019 MITCHELL. IN NEBRASKA...FIRE WEATHER
  ZONE 039 VALLEY...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 040 GREELEY...FIRE WEATHER
  ZONE 041 NANCE...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 046 SHERMAN...FIRE WEATHER
  ZONE 047 HOWARD...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 048 MERRICK...FIRE WEATHER
  ZONE 049 POLK...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 062 HALL...FIRE WEATHER ZONE
  063 HAMILTON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 064 YORK...FIRE WEATHER ZONE
  076 CLAY...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 077 FILLMORE...FIRE WEATHER ZONE
  086 NUCKOLLS AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 087 THAYER.

* WIND...THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON THE WIND WILL BE SOUTHWEST AROUND
  20 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS OF 25 TO 30 MPH. DURING THE MID TO LATE
  AFTERNOON HOURS THE WIND WILL GRADUALLY DECREASE INTO THE 15 TO
  20 MPH RANGE WITH GUSTS OF 20 TO 25 MPH AND SHIFT TO WESTERLY
  AND EVENTUALLY NORTHWESTERLY AS A TROUGH AXIS SWEEPS SOUTHEAST
  ACROSS THE REGION.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...14 TO 20 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP WILL SPREAD QUICKLY...AND
  WILL BE POTENTIALLY DIFFICULT TO CONTROL...AND WILL EXHIBIT
  EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

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.

&&

$$

WESELY

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OMAHA/VALLEY NE
1029 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM...

.HIGH TEMPERATURES WILL REACH THE MID TO UPPER 70S TODAY...WITH
DEWPOINTS FALLING INTO THE 20S...RESULTING IN RELATIVE HUMIDITY IN
THE TEENS TO AROUND 20 PERCENT. ALSO...SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL REACH
15 TO 25 MPH TODAY...WITH HIGHER GUSTS. GIVEN THE DRY GROUND
CONDITIONS...THE POTENTIAL TODAY IS HIGH FOR EXTREME FIRE
BEHAVIOR.

IAZ043-055-056-069-079-080-090-091-NEZ011-012-015>018-030>034-
042>045-050>053-065>068-078-088>093-310000-
/O.CON.KOAX.FW.W.0007.150330T1700Z-150331T0000Z/
MONONA-HARRISON-SHELBY-POTTAWATTAMIE-MILLS-MONTGOMERY-FREMONT-
PAGE-KNOX-CEDAR-THURSTON-ANTELOPE-PIERCE-WAYNE-BOONE-MADISON-
STANTON-CUMING-BURT-PLATTE-COLFAX-DODGE-WASHINGTON-BUTLER-
SAUNDERS-DOUGLAS-SARPY-SEWARD-LANCASTER-CASS-OTOE-SALINE-
JEFFERSON-GAGE-JOHNSON-NEMAHA-PAWNEE-RICHARDSON-
1029 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING
FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR EASTERN NEBRASKA AND
WESTERN IOWA|...

* AFFECTED AREA...IN IOWA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 043 MONONA...FIRE
  WEATHER ZONE 055 HARRISON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 056 SHELBY...
  FIRE WEATHER ZONE 069 POTTAWATTAMIE...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 079
  MILLS... FIRE WEATHER ZONE 080 MONTGOMERY...FIRE WEATHER ZONE
  090 FREMONT AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 091 PAGE. IN NEBRASKA...FIRE
  WEATHER ZONE 011 KNOX...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 012 CEDAR...FIRE
  WEATHER ZONE 015 THURSTON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 016 ANTELOPE...
  FIRE WEATHER ZONE 017 PIERCE...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 018 WAYNE...
  FIRE WEATHER ZONE 030 BOONE...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 031 MADISON...
  FIRE WEATHER ZONE 032 STANTON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 033 CUMING...
  FIRE WEATHER ZONE 034 BURT...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 042 PLATTE...
  FIRE WEATHER ZONE 043 COLFAX...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 044 DODGE...
  FIRE WEATHER ZONE 045 WASHINGTON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 050
  BUTLER...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 051 SAUNDERS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE
  052 DOUGLAS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 053 SARPY...FIRE WEATHER ZONE
  065 SEWARD...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 066 LANCASTER...FIRE WEATHER
  ZONE 067 CASS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 068 OTOE...FIRE WEATHER ZONE
  078 SALINE...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 088 JEFFERSON...FIRE WEATHER
  ZONE 089 GAGE...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 090 JOHNSON...FIRE WEATHER
  ZONE 091 NEMAHA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 092 PAWNEE AND FIRE
  WEATHER ZONE 093 RICHARDSON.

* WINDS...SOUTHWESTERLY AT 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...TEENS TO AROUND 20 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...CONDITIONS THIS AFTERNOON WILL BE FAVORABLE FOR
  EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR...WITH A HIGH POTENTIAL FOR OUT OF
  CONTROL BURNS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY.

&&

$$

MAYES

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
1001 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015


KSZ008>012-020>024-034-310000-
/O.NEW.KTOP.FW.W.0006.150330T1800Z-150331T0000Z/
REPUBLIC-WASHINGTON-MARSHALL-NEMAHA-BROWN-CLOUD-CLAY-RILEY-
POTTAWATOMIE-JACKSON-OTTAWA-
1001 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 7 PM
CDT THIS EVENING FOR LOCATIONS ALONG AND NORTH OF A MINNEAPOLIS...
MANHATTAN TO HOLTON LINE...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TOPEKA HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING FOR LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY LEVELS...GUSTY SOUTH TO
SOUTHWEST WINDS AND DRY FUELS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING.

* 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 AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 034 OTTAWA.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

* TIMING...THIS AFTERNOON INTO THE EARLY EVENING.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 19 PERCENT.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE LOWER TO MIDDLE 70S.

* IMPACTS...FIRES CAN START QUICKLY AND BURN INTENSELY. ALL
  FIRES ARE POTENTIALLY SERIOUS. ALL OUTDOOR BURNING SHOULD BE
  AVOIDED IN AREAS UNDER RED FLAG CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION STRONG
WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES CAN
CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL MO
922 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM TODAY...

.AFTERNOON RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL DROP INTO THE 20 TO 25 PERCENT
RANGE ACROSS FAR NORTHEAST KANSAS AND NORTHWEST MISSOURI. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 20 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS...COMBINED WITH THESE DRY
CONDITIONS WILL RESULT IN VERY HIGH TO EXTREME FIRE GROWTH POTENTIAL
TO THESE AREA THIS AFTERNOON. ANY FIRES THAT IGNITE THIS AFTERNOON
WILL HAVE THE NECESSARY INGREDIENTS...INCLUDING DRY FUELS...TO
SPREAD VERY QUICKLY. OUTDOOR BURNING IS STRONGLY DISCOURAGED TODAY.

KSZ025-102-MOZ001>005-011>013-020-302230-
/O.NEW.KEAX.FW.W.0004.150330T1800Z-150331T0000Z/
ATCHISON KS-DONIPHAN-ATCHISON MO-NODAWAY-WORTH-GENTRY-HARRISON-
HOLT-ANDREW-DE KALB-BUCHANAN-
922 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 7 PM
CDT THIS EVENING FOR DRY CONDITIONS AND WINDS AROUND 20
MPH FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 001...002...003...004...005...011...012...
013...020...025 AND 102...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL HAS
ISSUED A RED FLAG WARNING FOR DRY CONDITIONS AND WINDS AROUND 20
MPH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 7 PM CDT THIS
EVENING.

* AFFECTED AREA...IN KANSAS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 025 ATCHISON KS
  AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 102 DONIPHAN. IN MISSOURI...FIRE WEATHER
  ZONE 001 ATCHISON MO...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 002 NODAWAY...FIRE
  WEATHER ZONE 003 WORTH...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 004 GENTRY...FIRE
  WEATHER ZONE 005 HARRISON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 011 HOLT...FIRE
  WEATHER ZONE 012 ANDREW...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 013 DE KALB AND
  FIRE WEATHER ZONE 020 BUCHANAN.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST AT 15-20 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS

* TIMING...AFTERNOON HOURS

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...RELATIVE HIMIDITY VALUES BEWTEEN 20-25 PERCENT

* TEMPERATURES...LOWER TO MIDDLE 70S

* IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF THE DRY AND BREEZY CONDITIONS
  WILL BRING VERY HIGH TO EXTREME FIRE GROWTH POTENTIAL TO THE
  AREA. ANY FIRES THAT IGNITE THIS AFTERNOON WILL HAVE THE
  NECESSARY INGREDIENTS...INCLUDING DRY FUELS SUCH AS NATIVE
  GRASSES AND BRUSH PILES...TO SPREAD VERY QUICKLY. OUTDOOR
  BURNING IS STRONGLY DISCOURAGED ON MONDAY.

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.

&&

$$

BLAIR


Extreme Fire Danger


RANGELAND FIRE DANGER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
1019 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

KSZ023-302330-
POTTAWATOMIE-
1019 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

...EXTREME FIRE DANGER TODAY...

THE RANGELAND FIRE DANGER INDEX WILL BE IN THE EXTREME CATEGORY
THIS AFTERNOON.


EXTREME FIRE DANGER MEANS THAT FIRES START QUICKLY...SPREAD
FURIOUSLY AND BURN INTENSELY. ALL FIRES ARE POTENTIALLY SERIOUS.
ALL OUTDOOR BURNING SHOULD BE AVOIDED IN AREAS WITH EXTREME FIRE
DANGER.

FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FLINT HILLS SMOKE MANAGEMENT PLAN
PLEASE VISIT KSFIRE.ORG


$$

RANGELAND FIRE DANGER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
1019 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

KSZ008-302330-
REPUBLIC-
1019 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

...EXTREME FIRE DANGER TODAY...

THE RANGELAND FIRE DANGER INDEX WILL BE IN THE EXTREME CATEGORY
THIS AFTERNOON.


EXTREME FIRE DANGER MEANS THAT FIRES START QUICKLY...SPREAD
FURIOUSLY AND BURN INTENSELY. ALL FIRES ARE POTENTIALLY SERIOUS.
ALL OUTDOOR BURNING SHOULD BE AVOIDED IN AREAS WITH EXTREME FIRE
DANGER.

FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FLINT HILLS SMOKE MANAGEMENT PLAN
PLEASE VISIT KSFIRE.ORG


$$

RANGELAND FIRE DANGER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
1019 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

KSZ022-302330-
RILEY-
1019 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

...EXTREME FIRE DANGER TODAY...

THE RANGELAND FIRE DANGER INDEX WILL BE IN THE EXTREME CATEGORY
THIS AFTERNOON.


EXTREME FIRE DANGER MEANS THAT FIRES START QUICKLY...SPREAD
FURIOUSLY AND BURN INTENSELY. ALL FIRES ARE POTENTIALLY SERIOUS.
ALL OUTDOOR BURNING SHOULD BE AVOIDED IN AREAS WITH EXTREME FIRE
DANGER.

FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FLINT HILLS SMOKE MANAGEMENT PLAN
PLEASE VISIT KSFIRE.ORG


$$

RANGELAND FIRE DANGER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
1019 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

KSZ009-302330-
WASHINGTON-
1019 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

...EXTREME FIRE DANGER TODAY...

THE RANGELAND FIRE DANGER INDEX WILL BE IN THE EXTREME CATEGORY
THIS AFTERNOON.


EXTREME FIRE DANGER MEANS THAT FIRES START QUICKLY...SPREAD
FURIOUSLY AND BURN INTENSELY. ALL FIRES ARE POTENTIALLY SERIOUS.
ALL OUTDOOR BURNING SHOULD BE AVOIDED IN AREAS WITH EXTREME FIRE
DANGER.

FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FLINT HILLS SMOKE MANAGEMENT PLAN
PLEASE VISIT KSFIRE.ORG


$$

GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER INDEX
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
1016 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

THE GFDI DOES NOT ACCOUNT FOR PRECIPITATION THAT OCCURS WITHIN
THE HOUR PRECEDING ANY GIVEN FORECAST HOUR BELOW OR ANY SNOW ON
THE GROUND AT THE FORECAST HOUR. PLEASE MAKE APPROPRIATE ADJUSTMENTS.

GFDI SCALE:

(L)  LOW              0 TO  2
(M)  MODERATE         3 TO  7
(H)  HIGH             8 TO 19
(V)  VERY HIGH       20 TO 49
(X)  EXTREME         50+
(-)  MISSING

RANGELAND FIRE DANGER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
1019 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

KSZ012-302330-
BROWN-
1019 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

...EXTREME FIRE DANGER TODAY...

THE RANGELAND FIRE DANGER INDEX WILL BE IN THE EXTREME CATEGORY
THIS AFTERNOON.


EXTREME FIRE DANGER MEANS THAT FIRES START QUICKLY...SPREAD
FURIOUSLY AND BURN INTENSELY. ALL FIRES ARE POTENTIALLY SERIOUS.
ALL OUTDOOR BURNING SHOULD BE AVOIDED IN AREAS WITH EXTREME FIRE
DANGER.

FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FLINT HILLS SMOKE MANAGEMENT PLAN
PLEASE VISIT KSFIRE.ORG


$$

RANGELAND FIRE DANGER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
1019 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

KSZ021-302330-
CLAY-
1019 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

...EXTREME FIRE DANGER TODAY...

THE RANGELAND FIRE DANGER INDEX WILL BE IN THE EXTREME CATEGORY
THIS AFTERNOON.


EXTREME FIRE DANGER MEANS THAT FIRES START QUICKLY...SPREAD
FURIOUSLY AND BURN INTENSELY. ALL FIRES ARE POTENTIALLY SERIOUS.
ALL OUTDOOR BURNING SHOULD BE AVOIDED IN AREAS WITH EXTREME FIRE
DANGER.

FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FLINT HILLS SMOKE MANAGEMENT PLAN
PLEASE VISIT KSFIRE.ORG


$$

RANGELAND FIRE DANGER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
1019 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

KSZ020-302330-
CLOUD-
1019 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

...EXTREME FIRE DANGER TODAY...

THE RANGELAND FIRE DANGER INDEX WILL BE IN THE EXTREME CATEGORY
THIS AFTERNOON.


EXTREME FIRE DANGER MEANS THAT FIRES START QUICKLY...SPREAD
FURIOUSLY AND BURN INTENSELY. ALL FIRES ARE POTENTIALLY SERIOUS.
ALL OUTDOOR BURNING SHOULD BE AVOIDED IN AREAS WITH EXTREME FIRE
DANGER.

FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FLINT HILLS SMOKE MANAGEMENT PLAN
PLEASE VISIT KSFIRE.ORG


$$

RANGELAND FIRE DANGER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
1019 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

KSZ024-302330-
JACKSON-
1019 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

...EXTREME FIRE DANGER TODAY...

THE RANGELAND FIRE DANGER INDEX WILL BE IN THE EXTREME CATEGORY
THIS AFTERNOON.


EXTREME FIRE DANGER MEANS THAT FIRES START QUICKLY...SPREAD
FURIOUSLY AND BURN INTENSELY. ALL FIRES ARE POTENTIALLY SERIOUS.
ALL OUTDOOR BURNING SHOULD BE AVOIDED IN AREAS WITH EXTREME FIRE
DANGER.

FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FLINT HILLS SMOKE MANAGEMENT PLAN
PLEASE VISIT KSFIRE.ORG


$$

RANGELAND FIRE DANGER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
1019 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

KSZ010-302330-
MARSHALL-
1019 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

...EXTREME FIRE DANGER TODAY...

THE RANGELAND FIRE DANGER INDEX WILL BE IN THE EXTREME CATEGORY
THIS AFTERNOON.


EXTREME FIRE DANGER MEANS THAT FIRES START QUICKLY...SPREAD
FURIOUSLY AND BURN INTENSELY. ALL FIRES ARE POTENTIALLY SERIOUS.
ALL OUTDOOR BURNING SHOULD BE AVOIDED IN AREAS WITH EXTREME FIRE
DANGER.

FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FLINT HILLS SMOKE MANAGEMENT PLAN
PLEASE VISIT KSFIRE.ORG


$$

RANGELAND FIRE DANGER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
1019 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

KSZ011-302330-
NEMAHA-
1019 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

...EXTREME FIRE DANGER TODAY...

THE RANGELAND FIRE DANGER INDEX WILL BE IN THE EXTREME CATEGORY
THIS AFTERNOON.


EXTREME FIRE DANGER MEANS THAT FIRES START QUICKLY...SPREAD
FURIOUSLY AND BURN INTENSELY. ALL FIRES ARE POTENTIALLY SERIOUS.
ALL OUTDOOR BURNING SHOULD BE AVOIDED IN AREAS WITH EXTREME FIRE
DANGER.

FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FLINT HILLS SMOKE MANAGEMENT PLAN
PLEASE VISIT KSFIRE.ORG


$$

RANGELAND FIRE DANGER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
1019 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

KSZ034-302330-
OTTAWA-
1019 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

...EXTREME FIRE DANGER TODAY...

THE RANGELAND FIRE DANGER INDEX WILL BE IN THE EXTREME CATEGORY
THIS AFTERNOON.


EXTREME FIRE DANGER MEANS THAT FIRES START QUICKLY...SPREAD
FURIOUSLY AND BURN INTENSELY. ALL FIRES ARE POTENTIALLY SERIOUS.
ALL OUTDOOR BURNING SHOULD BE AVOIDED IN AREAS WITH EXTREME FIRE
DANGER.

FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FLINT HILLS SMOKE MANAGEMENT PLAN
PLEASE VISIT KSFIRE.ORG


$$

GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HASTINGS NE
452 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

KSZ007-019-NEZ039>041-046>049-062>064-076-077-086-087-302300-
JEWELL-MITCHELL-VALLEY-GREELEY-NANCE-SHERMAN-HOWARD-MERRICK-POLK-
HALL-HAMILTON-YORK-CLAY-FILLMORE-NUCKOLLS-THAYER-
452 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

...EXTREME FIRE DANGER TODAY...

THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER INDEX WILL BE IN THE EXTREME CATEGORY
THIS AFTERNOON.

EXTREME FIRE DANGER MEANS THAT FIRES START QUICKLY...SPREAD
FURIOUSLY AND BURN INTENSELY. ALL FIRES ARE POTENTIALLY SERIOUS.
ALL OUTDOOR BURNING SHOULD BE AVOIDED IN AREAS WITH EXTREME FIRE
DANGER.

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL MO
1259 PM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

KSZ025-057-060-102>105-MOZ001>008-011>017-020>025-028>033-037>040-
043>046-053-054-311800-
ATCHISON KS-MIAMI-LINN KS-DONIPHAN-LEAVENWORTH-WYANDOTTE-JOHNSON KS-
ATCHISON MO-NODAWAY-WORTH-GENTRY-HARRISON-MERCER-PUTNAM-SCHUYLER-
HOLT-ANDREW-DE KALB-DAVIESS-GRUNDY-SULLIVAN-ADAIR-BUCHANAN-CLINTON-
CALDWELL-LIVINGSTON-LINN MO-MACON-PLATTE-CLAY-RAY-CARROLL-CHARITON-
RANDOLPH-JACKSON-LAFAYETTE-SALINE-HOWARD-CASS-JOHNSON MO-PETTIS-
COOPER-BATES-HENRY-
1259 PM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHWEST...NORTH CENTRAL AND
WEST CENTRAL MISSOURI...AS WELL AS EXTREME EASTERN KANSAS.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

 CRITICAL FIRE DANGER IS EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY THIS
 EVENING. A RED FLAG WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR PORTIONS OF EXTREME
 NORTHEAST KANSAS...AND FAR NORTHWEST MISSOURI.

 MORE DETAILED INFORMATION CAN BE ACCESSED AT...
 HTTP://WWW.CRH.NOAA.GOV/IMAGES/FXC/EAX/EM1/EAX-EMBRIEFING1.PDF

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

 THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY. THE
 THREAT OF SEVERE WEATHER IS MARGINAL FOR WEDNESDAY NIGHT...BUT A
FEW
 STRONG STORMS CANNOT BE RULED OUT.


$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
1109 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

KSZ032-033-047>053-067>072-082-083-091>096-098>100-311615-
RUSSELL-LINCOLN-BARTON-ELLSWORTH-SALINE-RICE-MCPHERSON-MARION-CHASE-
RENO-HARVEY-BUTLER-GREENWOOD-WOODSON-ALLEN-KINGMAN-SEDGWICK-HARPER-
SUMNER-COWLEY-ELK-WILSON-NEOSHO-CHAUTAUQUA-MONTGOMERY-LABETTE-
1109 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL KANSAS...
SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS AND SOUTHEAST KANSAS.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

VERY HIGH GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER IS EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON ACROSS
CENTRAL KANSAS...AND MOST OF SOUTH CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST KANSAS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

AN EXTREME GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER IS LIKELY FOR MOST OF CENTRAL
KANSAS AND VERY HIGH ACROSS THE REST OF THE AREA WEDNESDAY
AFTERNOON.

A FEW THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE LATE WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON IN THOSE
PARTS OF CENTRAL KANSAS PRIMARILY ALONG...AND NORTHWEST...OF A LINE
FROM SALINA TO LYONS...AS WELL AS EXTREME SOUTHEAST KANSAS.

THUNDERSTORMS WILL GREATLY INCREASE WEDNESDAY NIGHT...ESPECIALLY
OVER CENTRAL KANSAS. HAIL UP TO NICKEL-SIZED AND GUSTS AROUND 50
MPH ARE POSSIBLE FOR MOST AREAS. STRONG THUNDERSTORMS AGAIN CAPABLE
OF HAIL UP TO NICKEL-SIZED AND GUSTS AROUND 50 MPH ARE POSSIBLE FOR
PRIMARILY SOUTHEAST KANSAS ON THURSDAY AND EXTREME SOUTHEAST KANSAS
THURSDAY NIGHT.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED THIS AFTERNOON OR
TONIGHT.

&&

FOR A GRAPHICAL VERSION OF THIS INFORMATION...SEE OUR
WEBPAGE AT HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/WICHITA/HWO/HWO.PHP

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OMAHA/VALLEY NE
1030 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

IAZ043-055-056-069-079-080-090-091-NEZ011-012-015>018-030>034-
042>045-050>053-065>068-078-088>093-310500-
MONONA-HARRISON-SHELBY-POTTAWATTAMIE-MILLS-MONTGOMERY-FREMONT-
PAGE-KNOX-CEDAR-THURSTON-ANTELOPE-PIERCE-WAYNE-BOONE-MADISON-
STANTON-CUMING-BURT-PLATTE-COLFAX-DODGE-WASHINGTON-BUTLER-
SAUNDERS-DOUGLAS-SARPY-SEWARD-LANCASTER-CASS-OTOE-SALINE-
JEFFERSON-GAGE-JOHNSON-NEMAHA-PAWNEE-RICHARDSON-
1030 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST
IOWA...WEST CENTRAL IOWA...EAST CENTRAL NEBRASKA...NORTHEAST
NEBRASKA AND SOUTHEAST NEBRASKA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

FIRE DANGER WILL REACH THE EXTREME CATEGORY TODAY...AND A RED FLAG
WARNING IS IN EFFECT. HIGH TEMPERATURES IN THE MID TO UPPER 70S
WILL ALLOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY TO FALL TO THE TEENS AND 20S...AND
SOUTHWEST WINDS OF 15 TO 25 MPH ARE EXPECTED FROM LATE MORNING
THROUGH THE AFTERNOON.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED ON WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING AS A
COLD FRONT MOVES THROUGH THE AREA. SOME OF THESE STORMS MAY BE
STRONG TO SEVERE...WITH DAMAGING WINDS AND LARGE HAIL THE MAIN
THREATS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

$$

MAYES

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
1012 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

KSZ008>012-020>024-026-034>040-054>056-058-059-311515-
REPUBLIC-WASHINGTON-MARSHALL-NEMAHA-BROWN-CLOUD-CLAY-RILEY-
POTTAWATOMIE-JACKSON-JEFFERSON-OTTAWA-DICKINSON-GEARY-MORRIS-
WABAUNSEE-SHAWNEE-DOUGLAS-LYON-OSAGE-FRANKLIN-COFFEY-ANDERSON-
1012 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EAST CENTRAL...NORTH
CENTRAL AND NORTHEAST KANSAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

A RED FLAG WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR MUCH OF NORTH CENTRAL AND
NORTHEAST KANSAS THIS AFTERNOON WHERE EXTREME RANGELAND FIRE DANGER
EXISTS. VERY HIGH RANGELAND FIRE DANGER EXISTS IN EAST CENTRAL
KANSAS THIS AFTERNOON.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY.

THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE LATE WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON IN NORTH
CENTRAL KANSAS...WITH THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY WEDNESDAY NIGHT INTO
THURSDAY MORNING FOR THE ENTIRE OUTLOOK AREA. THERE IS A SLIGHT
RISK FOR SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS GENERALLY ALONG AND NORTH OF A LINE
STRETCHING FROM EMPORIA TO LAWRENCE. THE MAIN THREATS WITH THE
STRONGEST STORMS WILL BE LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTERS WILL NOT BE NEEDED THROUGH TONIGHT.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HASTINGS NE
802 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

KSZ005>007-017>019-NEZ039>041-046>049-060>064-072>077-082>087-
311200-
PHILLIPS-SMITH-JEWELL-ROOKS-OSBORNE-MITCHELL-VALLEY-GREELEY-NANCE-
SHERMAN-HOWARD-MERRICK-POLK-DAWSON-BUFFALO-HALL-HAMILTON-YORK-
GOSPER-PHELPS-KEARNEY-ADAMS-CLAY-FILLMORE-FURNAS-HARLAN-FRANKLIN-
WEBSTER-NUCKOLLS-THAYER-
802 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTH CENTRAL NEBRASKA AND
PORTIONS OF NORTH CENTRAL KANSAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

A RED FLAG WARNING FOR CRITICAL FIRE DANGER HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR
THE AREA NORTH AND EAST OF A LINE FROM LOUP CITY TO GRAND ISLAND
TO SUPERIOR NEBRASKA...AND ALSO JEWELL AND MITCHELL COUNTIES IN
NORTH CENTRAL KANSAS. PLEASE REFER TO THE RED FLAG WARNING
MESSAGE FOR FURTHER INFORMATION. EVEN OUTSIDE THE WARNING
AREA...NEAR-CRITICAL FIRE DANGER IS POSSIBLE WITHIN THE REMAINDER
OF THE OUTLOOK AREA.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY.

THERE IS A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS FOR MOST OF THE OUTLOOK AREA
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT. SEVERE WEATHER IS POSSIBLE
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING...ESPECIALLY ALONG AND SOUTHEAST OF
A LINE FROM CENTRAL CITY TO GRAND ISLAND NEBRASKA TO PHILLIPSBURG
KANSAS. THE MAIN THREATS WILL BE WIND GUSTS OF 60 MPH OR MORE AND
HAIL THE SIZE OF QUARTERS OR GREATER.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED THROUGH TONIGHT.

&&

MORE INFORMATION MAY BE OBTAINED AT THE FOLLOWING WEB PAGE:
   HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/HASTINGS  (ALL LOWERCASE)

$$

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