Mid-America Catastrophe Services
Red Flag Warning in Graham County, Kansas
Issued by the National Weather Service and archived by Claims Pages
Graham County Kansas Urgency: Expected Severity: Severe Certainty: Likely
Active Timeframe
10/3/2022 12:03:00 PM until 10/3/2022 8:00:00 PM   EXPIRED
A Red Flag Warning means that critical fire weather conditions are either occurring now...or are imminent. A combination of strong winds...low relative humidity...and warm temperatures can contribute to extreme fire behavior.
Alert Summary
RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM MDT THIS EVENING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 004 AND 016... The National Weather Service in Goodland has issued a Red Flag Warning for wind and low relative humidity, which is in effect until 7 PM MDT this evening. * Affected Area...In Kansas, Fire Weather Zone 004 Norton and Fire Weather Zone 016 Graham. * Winds...South 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 30 mph. * Relative Humidity...As low as 15 percent. * Impacts...Any fires that start will have extreme fire behavior and spread rapidly. Outdoor burning is not advised.