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Kansas, Ellsworth

Wind Advisory

Statement as of 2:48 AM CST on February 07, 2016

Expires 8:00 PM EST on February 07, 2016


... Wind Advisory in effect from noon today to 7 PM CST this
evening...

The National Weather Service in Wichita has issued a Wind
Advisory... which is in effect from noon today to 7 PM CST this
evening.

* Winds... out of the northwest around 30 mph... with gusts up to
45 mph.

* Timing... from around noon through early evening.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that sustained winds of at least 30 mph
and/or wind gusts over 45 mph are expected. Winds this strong
can make driving difficult... especially for high profile
vehicles. Use extra caution.





Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 3:02 AM CST on February 07, 2016

Expires 8:00 PM EST on February 07, 2016


... Red flag warning in effect from noon today to 7 PM CST this
evening for extreme grassland fire danger for fire weather zones
033... 047... 048... 049 and 052...

The National Weather Service in Wichita has issued a red flag
warning for extreme grassland fire danger... which is in effect
from noon today to 7 PM CST this evening.

* Extreme grassland fire danger... is forecast for this afternoon.

* Winds... out of the northwest around 30 mph... with gusts up to 45
mph.

* Relative humidity... as low as 30 percent.

* Impacts... any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly
and become very difficult to control. Outdoor burning is not
recommended.

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.

Please advise the appropriate officials or fire crews in the
field of this fire weather product.





Public Information Statement

Statement as of 6:00 AM CST on February 07, 2016


... On this date in weather history...

In 1861... a spectacular temperature change occurred at
Gouverneur New York. The temperature fell from 30
degrees on the 7th to 40 below zero the next
morning... February 8th. On February 9th... the
temperature rapidly returned to a balmy 55 degrees.


Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Flood Warning
Alaska - Winter Weather Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory
Arizona - Lake Wind Advisory
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
California - Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , High Wind Warning, Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Beach Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Public Information Statement
Florida - Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement , Beach Hazard Statement, Coastal Hazard Statement , Lake Wind Advisory
Georgia - Flood Warning
Hawaii - High Surf Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning
Idaho - Air Quality Alert
Illinois - Flood Warning
Indiana - Flood Warning
Iowa - Wind Advisory , Blizzard Warning , Winter Weather Advisory
Kansas - Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Flood Warning , Special Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning
Maine - Public Information Statement
Massachusetts - Coastal Flood Watch , Winter Storm Watch
Michigan - Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory
Minnesota - Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Blizzard Warning , Winter Storm Warning
Mississippi - Flood Warning
Missouri - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Montana - High Wind Warning , Public Information Statement
Nebraska - Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Nevada - Lake Wind Advisory
North Carolina - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Coastal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
North Dakota - High Wind Warning , Blizzard Warning , Public Information Statement
Rhode Island - Winter Storm Watch
South Carolina - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory
South Dakota - Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Blizzard Warning , Air Quality Alert
Tennessee - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Texas - Flood Warning , Fire Weather Watch
Virginia - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory , Special Statement
Wisconsin - Winter Weather Advisory
Wyoming - High Wind Warning , Special Statement , Air Quality Alert
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