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5:39 AM CDT on March 30, 2015 (GMT -0500)
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Location: Stanhope, IA
Elevation: 1080 ft
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Elev 1080 ft 42.25 °N, 93.74 °W | Updated 9 seconds ago

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Waxing Gibbous, 79% visible
Pressure 30.06 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Windchill 27 °F
Dew Point 26 °F
Humidity 77%
Rainfall 0.00 in
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UV 0 out of 12
Pollen 8.50 out of 12
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METAR KBNW 301015Z AUTO 24007KT 10SM CLR 02/M05 A3006 RMK AO2

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Pressure 30.06 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Windchill 27 °F
Dew Point 26 °F
Humidity 77%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 0 out of 12
Pollen 8.50 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Not available.
METAR KBNW 301015Z AUTO 24007KT 10SM CLR 02/M05 A3006 RMK AO2

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Fire Weather Warning
Statement as of 4:14 AM CDT on March 30, 2015

... Red flag warning in effect from noon today to 7 PM CDT this
evening for extreme fire conditions... .

The National Weather Service in Des Moines has issued a red flag
warning for extreme fire conditions... which is in effect from
noon today to 7 PM CDT this evening.

* Wind... southwest to west winds at 20 to 25 mph with frequent
gusts to 30 mph.

* Relative humidity... humidity values will drop to around 20
percent this afternoon.

* Fuel... grasses remain nearly 100 percent cured across the
warning area.

* Impacts... any fires that develop will have the potential to
spread very rapidly due to windy and dry conditions. Any outdoor
burning is highly discouraged and should be avoided today.

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 will
create explosive fire growth potential.