Lowlands of the Bootheel Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Fire Weather Watch
Issued: 13:55 MST Feb. 21, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Fire Weather Watch remains in effect from Thursday morning
through Thursday evening for strong winds and low relative
humidities for fire weather zones 055, 056, 111, and 112...

* affected area... fire weather zones 111, 112, 055 and 056.

* 20-foot wind... 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 45 mph.

* Humidity... 10 to 15 percent.

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

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible
red flag warnings.


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