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Sunday, March 7, 2021

Give the firefighters a break! No Burning!

SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER SUNDAY...

Very high fire danger is expected on Sunday across all of eastern Kansas and western Missouri, extending to northern and central Missouri.

Shortly after sunrise on Sunday morning, likely in the 9 am to 11 am timeframe, winds from the southwest will increase to around 20 to 30 mph, with occasionally higher gusts. Relative humidity values will drop to around 20 percent by mid to late morning on Sunday and will persist at that level until sunset. Winds will decrease around sunset.

Outdoor burning or any behavior that may inadvertently spark a fire on Sunday is strongly discouraged.