Red Flag Warning

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Quad Cities IA IL
216 AM CST Mon Feb 26 2024

...Very High to Extreme Fire Danger Monday...

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216 AM CST Mon Feb 26 2024

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO
6 PM CST THIS EVENING FOR VERY HIGH TO EXTREME FIRE CONDITIONS
FOR FOR EASTERN IOWA AND PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST MISSOURI AND WEST
CENTRAL ILLINOIS...

* TIMING...9 AM TO 6 PM on Monday.

* WINDS...South 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...As low as 20 percent.

* TEMPERATURES...Up to 75.

* IMPACTS...Any fires will spread rapidly and be very difficult
  to control in these dangerous conditions. Outdoor burning
  should be avoided.

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.

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