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Wind Advisory

Statement as of 4:02 AM CDT on April 23, 2014

Expires 9:00 PM EDT on April 23, 2014


... Wind Advisory remains in effect from 9 am this morning to 8 PM
CDT this evening...

A Wind Advisory remains in effect from 9 am this morning to 8 PM
CDT this evening.

* Timing... strong southerly winds will affect the area from mid
morning into the evening hours.

* Winds... will be sustained at 30 to 35 mph... with gusts to 45
mph.

* Impacts... driving will be difficult at times on east-west
oriented roads such as Interstate 70... especially for high
profile vehicles.

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 4:04 AM CDT on April 23, 2014

Expires 9:00 PM EDT on April 23, 2014


... Red flag warning in effect from 11 am this morning to 8 PM CDT
this evening for extreme grassland fire danger for fire weather
zones 032... 033... 047... 048... 050 and 067...

The National Weather Service in Wichita has issued a red flag
warning for extreme grassland fire danger... which is in effect
from 11 am this morning to 8 PM CDT this evening. The Fire
Weather Watch is no longer in effect.

* Extreme grassland fire danger... is forecast.

* Timing... will be from late morning Wednesday into the evening
hours.

* Winds... south 25 to 30 mph with gusts up to 45 mph.

* Relative humidity... as low as 35 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.



Lawson




Public Information Statement

Statement as of 6:00 AM CDT on April 23, 2014


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

In 1925... an F2 tornado skipped along a 36 mile path
across Chase County from 5 miles west of Matfield Green
to just northeast of Cottonwood Falls.A few barns and
houses were destroyed 2 miles south of Dunlap.In
1989... Salina Kansas... was the Hot Spot in the nation
with a high of 105 degrees. The high was also an April
record for the State of Kansas. In 1958... an astonishing
2 day snowstorm buried parts of south central Montana
with 5 to 6 feet of snow!


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