Red Flag Warnings, March 4, 2017

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The National Weather Service has posted Red Flag Warnings and Fire Weather Watches for areas in Colorado, New Mexico, Texas, Kansas, Nebraska, Iowa, Missouri, Arkansas, and Oklahoma. The Red Flag areas (in red) expire Saturday evening. Most of the Fire Weather Watch areas (in yellow) expire Sunday evening.

All areas are expected to have strong winds and low humidities.

The map was current as of 9:25 a.m. MT on Saturday. Red Flag Warnings can change throughout the day as the National Weather Service offices around the country update and revise their forecasts.

Author: Bill Gabbert

After working full time in wildland fire for 33 years, Bill Gabbert now writes about it from the Black Hills. Google+

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