Hays, KS (67601)

2:00 PM CDT on September 19, 2017 (GMT -0500)
NX0R - | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Fire Weather Warning

Elev 2025 ft 38.88 °N, 99.31 °W | Updated 37 seconds ago

Clear
Clear
96.3 °F
Feels Like 96 °F
N
13.0
Wind Variable Wind from SSW

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.53 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 96 °F
Dew Point 60 °F
Humidity 30%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
7:22 AM 7:38 PM
Waning Crescent, 0% visible
METAR KHYS 191856Z AUTO 18021G28KT 10SM CLR 36/15 A2959 RMK AO2 PK WND 19030/1844 SLP000 T03560150
Pressure 29.53 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 96 °F
Dew Point 60 °F
Humidity 30%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
7:22 AM 7:38 PM
Waning Crescent, 0% visible
METAR KHYS 191856Z AUTO 18021G28KT 10SM CLR 36/15 A2959 RMK AO2 PK WND 19030/1844 SLP000 T03560150

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Fire Weather Warning
Issued: 2:14 AM CDT Sep. 19, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Red flag warning in effect from 1 PM this afternoon to 8 PM
CDT this evening for wind and low relative humidity for fire
weather zones 031... 046... 065... 079 and 080...

The National Weather Service in Dodge City has issued a red flag
warning for wind and low relative humidity... which is in effect
from 1 PM this afternoon to 8 PM CDT this evening.

* Affected area... in Kansas... fire weather zone 031 Ellis... fire
weather zone 046 rush... fire weather zone 065 Pawnee... fire
weather zone 079 Edwards and fire weather zone 080 Kiowa.

* Winds... south 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* Relative humidity... as low as 13 percent.

* Impacts... any fires that start will have extreme fire behavior
and spread rapidly. Outdoor burning is not advised.

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.