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Warnings

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Polk County, IA

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING
FOR EXTREME FIRE CONDITIONS....

* TIMING...THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR FROM MID MORNING TO
MID AFTERNOON. RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL FALL THROUGHOUT THE
MORNING AND BOTTOM OUT DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS.

* WIND...SOUTH TURNING TOWARD SOUTHWEST AT 25 TO 30 MPH WITH
GUSTS TO NEAR 45 MPH AT TIMES.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...FALLING TO AROUND 25 PERCENT.

* FUEL...FUELS SHOULD DRY QUICKLY AND WILL BURN EASILY.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT START MAY SPREAD RAPIDLY DUE TO THE
VERY STRONG WINDS.

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 WILL
CREATE EXPLOSIVE FIRE GROWTH POTENTIAL.

&&

$$

Story County, IA

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING FOR
EXTREME FIRE CONDITIONS....

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DES MOINES HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING FOR EXTREME FIRE CONDITIONS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL
6 PM CDT THIS EVENING.

* TIMING...THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR FROM MID MORNING TO
MID AFTERNOON. RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL FALL THROUGHOUT THE
MORNING AND BOTTOM OUT DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS.

* WIND...SOUTH TURNING TOWARD SOUTHWEST AT 25 TO 30 MPH WITH
GUSTS TO NEAR 45 MPH AT TIMES.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...FALLING TO AROUND 25 PERCENT.

* FUEL...FUELS SHOULD DRY QUICKLY AND WILL BURN EASILY.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT START MAY SPREAD RAPIDLY DUE TO THE
VERY STRONG WINDS.

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 WILL
CREATE EXPLOSIVE FIRE GROWTH POTENTIAL.

&&

$$

Dallas County, IA

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING
FOR EXTREME FIRE CONDITIONS....

* TIMING...THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR FROM MID MORNING TO
MID AFTERNOON. RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL FALL THROUGHOUT THE
MORNING AND BOTTOM OUT DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS.

* WIND...SOUTH TURNING TOWARD SOUTHWEST AT 25 TO 30 MPH WITH
GUSTS TO NEAR 45 MPH AT TIMES.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...FALLING TO AROUND 25 PERCENT.

* FUEL...FUELS SHOULD DRY QUICKLY AND WILL BURN EASILY.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT START MAY SPREAD RAPIDLY DUE TO THE
VERY STRONG WINDS.

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 WILL
CREATE EXPLOSIVE FIRE GROWTH POTENTIAL.

&&

$$

Madison County, IA

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING
FOR EXTREME FIRE CONDITIONS....

* TIMING...THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR FROM MID MORNING TO
MID AFTERNOON. RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL FALL THROUGHOUT THE
MORNING AND BOTTOM OUT DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS.

* WIND...SOUTH TURNING TOWARD SOUTHWEST AT 25 TO 30 MPH WITH
GUSTS TO NEAR 45 MPH AT TIMES.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...FALLING TO AROUND 25 PERCENT.

* FUEL...FUELS SHOULD DRY QUICKLY AND WILL BURN EASILY.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT START MAY SPREAD RAPIDLY DUE TO THE
VERY STRONG WINDS.

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 WILL
CREATE EXPLOSIVE FIRE GROWTH POTENTIAL.

&&

$$

Marion County, IA

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING
FOR EXTREME FIRE CONDITIONS....

* TIMING...THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR FROM MID MORNING TO
MID AFTERNOON. RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL FALL THROUGHOUT THE
MORNING AND BOTTOM OUT DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS.

* WIND...SOUTH TURNING TOWARD SOUTHWEST AT 25 TO 30 MPH WITH
GUSTS TO NEAR 45 MPH AT TIMES.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...FALLING TO AROUND 25 PERCENT.

* FUEL...FUELS SHOULD DRY QUICKLY AND WILL BURN EASILY.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT START MAY SPREAD RAPIDLY DUE TO THE
VERY STRONG WINDS.

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 WILL
CREATE EXPLOSIVE FIRE GROWTH POTENTIAL.

&&

$$

Jasper County, IA

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING
FOR EXTREME FIRE CONDITIONS....

* TIMING...THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR FROM MID MORNING TO
MID AFTERNOON. RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL FALL THROUGHOUT THE
MORNING AND BOTTOM OUT DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS.

* WIND...SOUTH TURNING TOWARD SOUTHWEST AT 25 TO 30 MPH WITH
GUSTS TO NEAR 45 MPH AT TIMES.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...FALLING TO AROUND 25 PERCENT.

* FUEL...FUELS SHOULD DRY QUICKLY AND WILL BURN EASILY.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT START MAY SPREAD RAPIDLY DUE TO THE
VERY STRONG WINDS.

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 WILL
CREATE EXPLOSIVE FIRE GROWTH POTENTIAL.

&&

$$

Boone County, IA

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING FOR
EXTREME FIRE CONDITIONS....

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DES MOINES HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING FOR EXTREME FIRE CONDITIONS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL
6 PM CDT THIS EVENING.

* TIMING...THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR FROM MID MORNING TO
MID AFTERNOON. RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL FALL THROUGHOUT THE
MORNING AND BOTTOM OUT DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS.

* WIND...SOUTH TURNING TOWARD SOUTHWEST AT 25 TO 30 MPH WITH
GUSTS TO NEAR 45 MPH AT TIMES.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...FALLING TO AROUND 25 PERCENT.

* FUEL...FUELS SHOULD DRY QUICKLY AND WILL BURN EASILY.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT START MAY SPREAD RAPIDLY DUE TO THE
VERY STRONG WINDS.

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 WILL
CREATE EXPLOSIVE FIRE GROWTH POTENTIAL.

&&

$$

Marshall County, IA

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING FOR
EXTREME FIRE CONDITIONS....

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DES MOINES HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING FOR EXTREME FIRE CONDITIONS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL
6 PM CDT THIS EVENING.

* TIMING...THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR FROM MID MORNING TO
MID AFTERNOON. RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL FALL THROUGHOUT THE
MORNING AND BOTTOM OUT DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS.

* WIND...SOUTH TURNING TOWARD SOUTHWEST AT 25 TO 30 MPH WITH
GUSTS TO NEAR 45 MPH AT TIMES.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...FALLING TO AROUND 25 PERCENT.

* FUEL...FUELS SHOULD DRY QUICKLY AND WILL BURN EASILY.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT START MAY SPREAD RAPIDLY DUE TO THE
VERY STRONG WINDS.

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 WILL
CREATE EXPLOSIVE FIRE GROWTH POTENTIAL.

&&

$$

Warren County, IA

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING
FOR EXTREME FIRE CONDITIONS....

* TIMING...THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR FROM MID MORNING TO
MID AFTERNOON. RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL FALL THROUGHOUT THE
MORNING AND BOTTOM OUT DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS.

* WIND...SOUTH TURNING TOWARD SOUTHWEST AT 25 TO 30 MPH WITH
GUSTS TO NEAR 45 MPH AT TIMES.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...FALLING TO AROUND 25 PERCENT.

* FUEL...FUELS SHOULD DRY QUICKLY AND WILL BURN EASILY.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT START MAY SPREAD RAPIDLY DUE TO THE
VERY STRONG WINDS.

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 WILL
CREATE EXPLOSIVE FIRE GROWTH POTENTIAL.

&&

$$

Wapello County, IA

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING
FOR EXTREME FIRE CONDITIONS....

* TIMING...THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR FROM MID MORNING TO
MID AFTERNOON. RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL FALL THROUGHOUT THE
MORNING AND BOTTOM OUT DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS.

* WIND...SOUTH TURNING TOWARD SOUTHWEST AT 25 TO 30 MPH WITH
GUSTS TO NEAR 45 MPH AT TIMES.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...FALLING TO AROUND 25 PERCENT.

* FUEL...FUELS SHOULD DRY QUICKLY AND WILL BURN EASILY.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT START MAY SPREAD RAPIDLY DUE TO THE
VERY STRONG WINDS.

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 WILL
CREATE EXPLOSIVE FIRE GROWTH POTENTIAL.

&&

$$

Guthrie County, IA

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING
FOR EXTREME FIRE CONDITIONS....

* TIMING...THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR FROM MID MORNING TO
MID AFTERNOON. RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL FALL THROUGHOUT THE
MORNING AND BOTTOM OUT DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS.

* WIND...SOUTH TURNING TOWARD SOUTHWEST AT 25 TO 30 MPH WITH
GUSTS TO NEAR 45 MPH AT TIMES.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...FALLING TO AROUND 25 PERCENT.

* FUEL...FUELS SHOULD DRY QUICKLY AND WILL BURN EASILY.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT START MAY SPREAD RAPIDLY DUE TO THE
VERY STRONG WINDS.

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 WILL
CREATE EXPLOSIVE FIRE GROWTH POTENTIAL.

&&

$$

Greene County, IA

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING FOR
EXTREME FIRE CONDITIONS....

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DES MOINES HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING FOR EXTREME FIRE CONDITIONS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL
6 PM CDT THIS EVENING.

* TIMING...THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR FROM MID MORNING TO
MID AFTERNOON. RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL FALL THROUGHOUT THE
MORNING AND BOTTOM OUT DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS.

* WIND...SOUTH TURNING TOWARD SOUTHWEST AT 25 TO 30 MPH WITH
GUSTS TO NEAR 45 MPH AT TIMES.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...FALLING TO AROUND 25 PERCENT.

* FUEL...FUELS SHOULD DRY QUICKLY AND WILL BURN EASILY.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT START MAY SPREAD RAPIDLY DUE TO THE
VERY STRONG WINDS.

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 WILL
CREATE EXPLOSIVE FIRE GROWTH POTENTIAL.

&&

$$

Adair County, IA

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING
FOR EXTREME FIRE CONDITIONS....

* TIMING...THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR FROM MID MORNING TO
MID AFTERNOON. RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL FALL THROUGHOUT THE
MORNING AND BOTTOM OUT DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS.

* WIND...SOUTH TURNING TOWARD SOUTHWEST AT 25 TO 30 MPH WITH
GUSTS TO NEAR 45 MPH AT TIMES.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...FALLING TO AROUND 25 PERCENT.

* FUEL...FUELS SHOULD DRY QUICKLY AND WILL BURN EASILY.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT START MAY SPREAD RAPIDLY DUE TO THE
VERY STRONG WINDS.

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 WILL
CREATE EXPLOSIVE FIRE GROWTH POTENTIAL.

&&

$$

Union County, IA

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING
FOR EXTREME FIRE CONDITIONS....

* TIMING...THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR FROM MID MORNING TO
MID AFTERNOON. RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL FALL THROUGHOUT THE
MORNING AND BOTTOM OUT DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS.

* WIND...SOUTH TURNING TOWARD SOUTHWEST AT 25 TO 30 MPH WITH
GUSTS TO NEAR 45 MPH AT TIMES.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...FALLING TO AROUND 25 PERCENT.

* FUEL...FUELS SHOULD DRY QUICKLY AND WILL BURN EASILY.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT START MAY SPREAD RAPIDLY DUE TO THE
VERY STRONG WINDS.

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 WILL
CREATE EXPLOSIVE FIRE GROWTH POTENTIAL.

&&

$$

Clarke County, IA

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING
FOR EXTREME FIRE CONDITIONS....

* TIMING...THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR FROM MID MORNING TO
MID AFTERNOON. RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL FALL THROUGHOUT THE
MORNING AND BOTTOM OUT DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS.

* WIND...SOUTH TURNING TOWARD SOUTHWEST AT 25 TO 30 MPH WITH
GUSTS TO NEAR 45 MPH AT TIMES.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...FALLING TO AROUND 25 PERCENT.

* FUEL...FUELS SHOULD DRY QUICKLY AND WILL BURN EASILY.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT START MAY SPREAD RAPIDLY DUE TO THE
VERY STRONG WINDS.

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 WILL
CREATE EXPLOSIVE FIRE GROWTH POTENTIAL.

&&

$$

Lucas County, IA

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING
FOR EXTREME FIRE CONDITIONS....

* TIMING...THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR FROM MID MORNING TO
MID AFTERNOON. RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL FALL THROUGHOUT THE
MORNING AND BOTTOM OUT DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS.

* WIND...SOUTH TURNING TOWARD SOUTHWEST AT 25 TO 30 MPH WITH
GUSTS TO NEAR 45 MPH AT TIMES.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...FALLING TO AROUND 25 PERCENT.

* FUEL...FUELS SHOULD DRY QUICKLY AND WILL BURN EASILY.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT START MAY SPREAD RAPIDLY DUE TO THE
VERY STRONG WINDS.

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 WILL
CREATE EXPLOSIVE FIRE GROWTH POTENTIAL.

&&

$$

Monroe County, IA

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING
FOR EXTREME FIRE CONDITIONS....

* TIMING...THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR FROM MID MORNING TO
MID AFTERNOON. RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL FALL THROUGHOUT THE
MORNING AND BOTTOM OUT DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS.

* WIND...SOUTH TURNING TOWARD SOUTHWEST AT 25 TO 30 MPH WITH
GUSTS TO NEAR 45 MPH AT TIMES.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...FALLING TO AROUND 25 PERCENT.

* FUEL...FUELS SHOULD DRY QUICKLY AND WILL BURN EASILY.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT START MAY SPREAD RAPIDLY DUE TO THE
VERY STRONG WINDS.

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 WILL
CREATE EXPLOSIVE FIRE GROWTH POTENTIAL.

&&

$$

Mahaska County, IA

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING
FOR EXTREME FIRE CONDITIONS....

* TIMING...THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR FROM MID MORNING TO
MID AFTERNOON. RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL FALL THROUGHOUT THE
MORNING AND BOTTOM OUT DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS.

* WIND...SOUTH TURNING TOWARD SOUTHWEST AT 25 TO 30 MPH WITH
GUSTS TO NEAR 45 MPH AT TIMES.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...FALLING TO AROUND 25 PERCENT.

* FUEL...FUELS SHOULD DRY QUICKLY AND WILL BURN EASILY.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT START MAY SPREAD RAPIDLY DUE TO THE
VERY STRONG WINDS.

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 WILL
CREATE EXPLOSIVE FIRE GROWTH POTENTIAL.

&&

$$

Advisories

wind
Polk County, IA

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
6 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

* TIMING...WINDS WILL PEAK THIS AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...SOUTH TURNING TOWARD SOUTHWEST AND INCREASING TO AROUND
30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO NEAR 45 MPH.

* IMPACTS...THE STRONG WINDS WILL MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT TODAY
ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE OR LIGHT WEIGHT VEHICLES ON NORTH
SOUTH ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS
THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH
PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

Story County, IA

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
6 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

* TIMING...WINDS WILL PEAK THIS AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...SOUTH TURNING TOWARD SOUTHWEST AND INCREASING TO AROUND
30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO NEAR 45 MPH.

* IMPACTS...THE STRONG WINDS WILL MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT TODAY
ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE OR LIGHT WEIGHT VEHICLES ON NORTH
SOUTH ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS
THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH
PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

Dallas County, IA

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

* TIMING...WINDS WILL PEAK BETWEEN LATE MORNING AND MID
AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...SOUTH TURNING TOWARD SOUTHWEST AND INCREASING TO AROUND
30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO NEAR 45 MPH.

* IMPACTS...THE STRONG WINDS WILL MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT TODAY
ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE OR LIGHT WEIGHT VEHICLES ON NORTH
SOUTH ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS
THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH
PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

Madison County, IA

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

* TIMING...WINDS WILL PEAK BETWEEN LATE MORNING AND MID
AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...SOUTH TURNING TOWARD SOUTHWEST AND INCREASING TO AROUND
30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO NEAR 45 MPH.

* IMPACTS...THE STRONG WINDS WILL MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT TODAY
ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE OR LIGHT WEIGHT VEHICLES ON NORTH
SOUTH ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS
THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH
PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

Marion County, IA

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
6 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

* TIMING...WINDS WILL PEAK THIS AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...SOUTH TURNING TOWARD SOUTHWEST AND INCREASING TO AROUND
30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO NEAR 45 MPH.

* IMPACTS...THE STRONG WINDS WILL MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT TODAY
ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE OR LIGHT WEIGHT VEHICLES ON NORTH
SOUTH ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS
THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH
PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

Jasper County, IA

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
6 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

* TIMING...WINDS WILL PEAK THIS AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...SOUTH TURNING TOWARD SOUTHWEST AND INCREASING TO AROUND
30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO NEAR 45 MPH.

* IMPACTS...THE STRONG WINDS WILL MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT TODAY
ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE OR LIGHT WEIGHT VEHICLES ON NORTH
SOUTH ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS
THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH
PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

Boone County, IA

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
6 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

* TIMING...WINDS WILL PEAK THIS AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...SOUTH TURNING TOWARD SOUTHWEST AND INCREASING TO AROUND
30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO NEAR 45 MPH.

* IMPACTS...THE STRONG WINDS WILL MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT TODAY
ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE OR LIGHT WEIGHT VEHICLES ON NORTH
SOUTH ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS
THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH
PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

Marshall County, IA

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
6 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

* TIMING...WINDS WILL PEAK THIS AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...SOUTH TURNING TOWARD SOUTHWEST AND INCREASING TO AROUND
30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO NEAR 45 MPH.

* IMPACTS...THE STRONG WINDS WILL MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT TODAY
ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE OR LIGHT WEIGHT VEHICLES ON NORTH
SOUTH ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS
THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH
PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

Warren County, IA

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

* TIMING...WINDS WILL PEAK BETWEEN LATE MORNING AND MID
AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...SOUTH TURNING TOWARD SOUTHWEST AND INCREASING TO AROUND
30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO NEAR 45 MPH.

* IMPACTS...THE STRONG WINDS WILL MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT TODAY
ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE OR LIGHT WEIGHT VEHICLES ON NORTH
SOUTH ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS
THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH
PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

Wapello County, IA

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
6 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

* TIMING...WINDS WILL PEAK THIS AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...SOUTH TURNING TOWARD SOUTHWEST AND INCREASING TO AROUND
30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO NEAR 45 MPH.

* IMPACTS...THE STRONG WINDS WILL MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT TODAY
ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE OR LIGHT WEIGHT VEHICLES ON NORTH
SOUTH ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS
THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH
PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

Hamilton County, IA

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
6 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

* TIMING...WINDS WILL PEAK THIS AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...SOUTH TURNING TOWARD SOUTHWEST AND INCREASING TO AROUND
30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO NEAR 45 MPH.

* IMPACTS...THE STRONG WINDS WILL MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT TODAY
ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE OR LIGHT WEIGHT VEHICLES ON NORTH
SOUTH ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS
THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH
PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

Guthrie County, IA

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

* TIMING...WINDS WILL PEAK BETWEEN LATE MORNING AND MID
AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...SOUTH TURNING TOWARD SOUTHWEST AND INCREASING TO AROUND
30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO NEAR 45 MPH.

* IMPACTS...THE STRONG WINDS WILL MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT TODAY
ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE OR LIGHT WEIGHT VEHICLES ON NORTH
SOUTH ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS
THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH
PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

Greene County, IA

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DES MOINES HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING.

* TIMING...WINDS WILL PEAK BETWEEN LATE MORNING AND MID
AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...SOUTH TURNING TOWARD SOUTHWEST AND INCREASING TO AROUND
30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO NEAR 45 MPH.

* IMPACTS...THE STRONG WINDS WILL MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT TODAY
ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE OR LIGHT WEIGHT VEHICLES ON NORTH
SOUTH ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS
THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH
PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

Adair County, IA

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

* TIMING...WINDS WILL PEAK BETWEEN LATE MORNING AND MID
AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...SOUTH TURNING TOWARD SOUTHWEST AND INCREASING TO AROUND
30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO NEAR 45 MPH.

* IMPACTS...THE STRONG WINDS WILL MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT TODAY
ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE OR LIGHT WEIGHT VEHICLES ON NORTH
SOUTH ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS
THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH
PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

Union County, IA

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

* TIMING...WINDS WILL PEAK BETWEEN LATE MORNING AND MID
AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...SOUTH TURNING TOWARD SOUTHWEST AND INCREASING TO AROUND
30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO NEAR 45 MPH.

* IMPACTS...THE STRONG WINDS WILL MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT TODAY
ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE OR LIGHT WEIGHT VEHICLES ON NORTH
SOUTH ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS
THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH
PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

Clarke County, IA

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

* TIMING...WINDS WILL PEAK BETWEEN LATE MORNING AND MID
AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...SOUTH TURNING TOWARD SOUTHWEST AND INCREASING TO AROUND
30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO NEAR 45 MPH.

* IMPACTS...THE STRONG WINDS WILL MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT TODAY
ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE OR LIGHT WEIGHT VEHICLES ON NORTH
SOUTH ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS
THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH
PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

Lucas County, IA

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

* TIMING...WINDS WILL PEAK BETWEEN LATE MORNING AND MID
AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...SOUTH TURNING TOWARD SOUTHWEST AND INCREASING TO AROUND
30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO NEAR 45 MPH.

* IMPACTS...THE STRONG WINDS WILL MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT TODAY
ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE OR LIGHT WEIGHT VEHICLES ON NORTH
SOUTH ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS
THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH
PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

Monroe County, IA

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
6 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

* TIMING...WINDS WILL PEAK THIS AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...SOUTH TURNING TOWARD SOUTHWEST AND INCREASING TO AROUND
30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO NEAR 45 MPH.

* IMPACTS...THE STRONG WINDS WILL MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT TODAY
ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE OR LIGHT WEIGHT VEHICLES ON NORTH
SOUTH ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS
THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH
PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

Mahaska County, IA

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
6 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

* TIMING...WINDS WILL PEAK THIS AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...SOUTH TURNING TOWARD SOUTHWEST AND INCREASING TO AROUND
30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO NEAR 45 MPH.

* IMPACTS...THE STRONG WINDS WILL MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT TODAY
ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE OR LIGHT WEIGHT VEHICLES ON NORTH
SOUTH ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS
THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH
PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

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