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High Wind Warning

Statement as of 4:11 AM CST on February 28, 2017

Expires 8:00 PM EST on February 28, 2017


... High Wind Warning in effect from 11 am this morning to 7 PM
CST this evening...

The National Weather Service in Norman has issued a High Wind
Warning, which is in effect from 11 am this morning to 7 PM CST
this evening.

* Timing... late this morning through the afternoon.

* Winds... southwest 35 to 45 mph gusting to 50 to 55 mph.

* Impacts... travel may become very difficult, especially for high
profile vehicles on east west roadways. Blowing dust may also
result in reduced visibilities. Outdoor items may be blown away
or damaged. Minor damage to outbuildings, sheds and barns will
be possible.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected
or occurring. Sustained wind speeds of at least 40 mph or gusts
of 58 mph or more can lead to property damage.





Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 4:28 AM CST on February 28, 2017

Expires 10:00 PM EST on February 28, 2017


... Red flag warning remains in effect from noon today to 9 PM CST
this evening for windy conditions... warm temperatures and low
relative humidity for portions of western Oklahoma and western
North Texas...

* timing... Tuesday afternoon through Tuesday evening.

* Wind... southwest at 30 to 45 mph, with gusts 45 to 55 mph.

* Humidity... 10 to 20 percent.

* Temperature... mid 70s to low 80s.

* Impacts... any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
Outdoor burning is not recommended.

* Other impacts... a wind shift will move across the area
Tuesday evening into Tuesday night with northwest winds 15-25
mph and higher gusts. This could cause problems for any
ongoing firefighting efforts.

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.





Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
Alaska - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Blizzard Warning
Arizona - Areal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Lake Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
California - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Freeze Warning, Frost Advisory , Frost Advisory , Freeze Warning , Hydrologic Statement
Colorado - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Flood Warning
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement , Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Dense Fog Advisory
Georgia - Dense Fog Advisory
Hawaii - Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory
Idaho - Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
Illinois - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Flood Watch
Indiana - Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Special Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Fire Weather Warning , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Special Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Lake Wind Advisory
Michigan - Flood Advisory
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Special Statement
Missouri - Fire Weather Warning
Montana - High Wind Watch , Winter Weather Advisory
Nevada - Flood Warning
New Mexico - High Wind Warning , High Wind Warning, Blowing Dust Advisory , Blowing Dust Advisory, Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Fire Weather Warning
North Carolina - Wind Advisory
North Dakota - Flood Warning
Ohio - Flood Warning
Oklahoma - High Wind Warning , Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Watch
Oregon - Winter Weather Advisory
Puerto Rico - Coastal Hazard Statement
South Dakota - Flood Warning
Tennessee - Wind Advisory , Special Statement
Texas - Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , High Wind Warning, Blowing Dust Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Watch
Utah - Winter Weather Advisory
Virgin Islands - Coastal Hazard Statement
Virginia - Wind Advisory
Washington - Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Wyoming - High Wind Watch

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