« View county listFire Weather Warning
1057 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017
...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING
FOR STRONG AND GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY VALUES FOR LOCATIONS
ALONG AND WEST OF A LINE FROM GOLDTHWAITE TO DALLAS TO SHERMAN...
* TIMING...Now through 7 PM CDT Friday.
* WINDS...Winds will increase to 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 40 mph
by this afternoon.
* RH...Humidity will drop to 15 to 20% behind a dryline this
* IMPACTS...Any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
Outdoor burning is not recommended.
A Red Flag Warning means that extreme fire weather conditions are
either occurring now...or will shortly. A combination of strong
winds...low relative humidity...and dry vegetation can contribute
to extreme fire behavior. Avoid all outside burning and welding
today. Do not toss lit cigarette butts outside. Report wild fires
to the nearest fire department or law enforcement office.