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RANGELAND FIRE DANGER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
305 PM CST MON DEC 11 2017

KSZ037-120515-
MORRIS-
305 PM CST MON DEC 11 2017

...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.

CHECK WITH LOCAL AUTHORITIES TO ENSURE BURNING IS ALLOWED BEFORE
STARTING A PLANNED BURN.



$$

RANGELAND FIRE DANGER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
305 PM CST MON DEC 11 2017

KSZ034-120515-
OTTAWA-
305 PM CST MON DEC 11 2017

...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.

CHECK WITH LOCAL AUTHORITIES TO ENSURE BURNING IS ALLOWED BEFORE
STARTING A PLANNED BURN.



$$

RANGELAND FIRE DANGER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
305 PM CST MON DEC 11 2017

KSZ020-120515-
CLOUD-
305 PM CST MON DEC 11 2017

...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.

CHECK WITH LOCAL AUTHORITIES TO ENSURE BURNING IS ALLOWED BEFORE
STARTING A PLANNED BURN.



$$

RANGELAND FIRE DANGER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
305 PM CST MON DEC 11 2017

KSZ054-120515-
LYON-
305 PM CST MON DEC 11 2017

...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.

CHECK WITH LOCAL AUTHORITIES TO ENSURE BURNING IS ALLOWED BEFORE
STARTING A PLANNED BURN.



$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Springfield MO
624 PM CST Mon Dec 11 2017

KSZ073-097-101-MOZ055>058-066>071-077>083-088>098-101>106-130030-
Bourbon-Crawford-Cherokee-Benton-Morgan-Miller-Maries-Vernon-
St. Clair-Hickory-Camden-Pulaski-Phelps-Barton-Cedar-Polk-Dallas-
Laclede-Texas-Dent-Jasper-Dade-Greene-Webster-Wright-Newton-
Lawrence-Christian-Douglas-Howell-Shannon-McDonald-Barry-Stone-
Taney-Ozark-Oregon-
624 PM CST Mon Dec 11 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of the Missouri
Ozarks and extreme southeast Kansas.

.DAY ONE...Tonight.

Weather hazards expected...

  Limited Non thunderstorm wind risk.
  Elevated Fire weather risk.

DISCUSSION...

Gusty northwest winds will continue this evening and only slowly
diminish. An elevated fire danger will continue, especially over
southern Missouri where the recent drought has been most severe.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday.

An elevated fire weather risk will occur at times through the
week.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.

&&

More detailed information can be accessed at:
http://www.weather.gov/sgf/sitrep

This product in graphical format...along with other weather...
hydrological and climate information...at
http://www.weather.gov/sgf

$$

DSA

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Tulsa OK
504 PM CST Mon Dec 11 2017

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-121100-
Adair OK-Benton AR-Carroll AR-Cherokee OK-Choctaw OK-Craig OK-
Crawford AR-Creek OK-Delaware OK-Franklin AR-Haskell OK-Latimer OK-
Le Flore OK-Madison AR-Mayes OK-McIntosh OK-Muskogee OK-Nowata OK-
Okfuskee OK-Okmulgee OK-Osage OK-Ottawa OK-Pawnee OK-Pittsburg OK-
Pushmataha OK-Rogers OK-Sebastian AR-Sequoyah OK-Tulsa OK-Wagoner OK-
Washington OK-Washington AR-
504 PM CST Mon Dec 11 2017

This Outlook is for Northwest and West Central Arkansas as well as
much of Eastern Oklahoma.

.DAY ONE...Tonight.

FIRE WEATHER DANGER.
RISK...Elevated.
AREA...Mainly Northeast Oklahoma and Far Northwest Arkansas.
ONSET...Ongoing.

DISCUSSION...
Elevated rapid fire spread conditions will continue into early
evening, with conditions improving as the evening wears on as
northwest winds gradually diminish and humidities increase.

SPOTTER AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT ACTION STATEMENT...
Spotter Activation Not Expected.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday.
TUESDAY through FRIDAY...No Hazards.
SATURDAY...High Wind Potential.
SUNDAY...No Hazards.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
An extended period of dry weather is expected through the rest of
the week and into the weekend, with several dry cold frontal
passages. Any day where winds become gusty will raise fire weather
concerns due to the ongoing dry conditions and cured vegetation.

weather.gov/tulsa contains additional information.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Dodge City KS
440 AM CST Mon Dec 11 2017

KSZ030-031-043>046-061>066-074>081-084>090-121100-
Trego-Ellis-Scott-Lane-Ness-Rush-Hamilton-Kearny-Finney-Hodgeman-
Pawnee-Stafford-Stanton-Grant-Haskell-Gray-Ford-Edwards-Kiowa-
Pratt-Morton-Stevens-Seward-Meade-Clark-Comanche-Barber-
440 AM CST Mon Dec 11 2017 /340 AM MST Mon Dec 11 2017/

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM CST (10 AM MST) THIS
MORNING TO 6 PM CST (5 PM MST) THIS EVENING...

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of central...south
central...southwest and west central Kansas.

.DAY ONE...Today and tonight.

Day 1 Discussion
----------------

Gusty winds and relative humidity levels falling to around 15 percent
will lead to critical fire weather conditions today. Open burning
is highly discouraged.

Day 1 Hazards
-------------
* Non-thunderstorm wind: Elevated risk
* Fire weather: Significant risk

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday.

Days 2-7 Discussion
-------------------

Continued dry conditions and gusty winds associated with periodic
frontal passages will continue to bring an increased threat for
wildfires to central and southwest Kansas through the period.

Days 2-7 Hazards
----------------
* Tuesday
  - Fire weather: Limited risk

* Wednesday
  - Fire weather: Elevated risk

* Thursday
  - Fire weather: Limited risk

* Friday
  - Fire weather: Elevated risk

* Saturday
  - Fire weather: Elevated risk

* Sunday
  - Fire weather: Elevated risk

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.

&&

For more details visit our webpage http://weather.gov/ddc/ehwo

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Kansas City/Pleasant Hill MO
428 AM CST Mon Dec 11 2017

KSZ025-057-060-102>105-MOZ001>008-011>017-020>025-028>033-037>040-
043>046-053-054-121030-
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-
428 AM CST Mon Dec 11 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for northwest...north central and
west central Missouri...as well as extreme eastern Kansas.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

 Gusty northwest winds, low relative humidity values, and very dry
 surface fuels will lead to extreme fire danger across the lower
 Missouri Valley this afternoon. Outdoor burning is highly
 discouraged as any fires that start will be capable of rapid
 spread.

 More detailed information can be accessed at...
 https://www.weather.gov/eax/hwo

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday

 No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 More detailed information can be accessed at...
 https://www.weather.gov/eax/hwo

$$

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