Platte Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Wind Advisory
Statement as of 3:36 AM CDT on March 29, 2015

... Wind Advisory now in effect from 8 am this morning to 4 PM CDT
this afternoon...

* timing... winds will increase this morning... peaking around midday
and decreasing by mid to late afternoon.

* Winds... northwest winds of 25 to 35 mph... with gusts of 40 to
50 mph... are anticipated.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that sustained wind speeds between 30 to
39 mph or gusts between 45 to 57 mph are expected. Winds this
strong can make driving difficult... especially for high profile
vehicles. Use extra caution.





Fire Weather Warning
Statement as of 8:04 AM CDT on March 29, 2015

... Red flag warning remains in effect from 1 PM this afternoon to
7 PM CDT this evening for northeast Nebraska...

* affected area... 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 042
Platte... fire weather zone 043 Colfax... fire weather zone 044
Dodge and fire weather zone 050 Butler.

* Winds... northwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 45 mph.

* Relative humidity... as low as 21 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.




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