Red Flag Warning issued March 24 at 4:33AM CDT until March 24 at 7:00PM CDT by NWS Dallas-Fort Worth
Bosque; Collin; Dallas; Denton; Grayson; Hamilton; Johnson; Mills; Somervell; Tarrant
...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 7 PM FOR STRONG WINDS
AND LOW HUMIDITY ALONG AND WEST OF A LINE FROM GOLDTHWAITE TO
DALLAS TO SHERMAN...
.A dryline will cross part of the region today resulting in
extreme fire weather conditions behind the boundary. Southwest
winds will increase to 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 40 mph, while
humidity values fall into the teens.
...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT
THIS EVENING FOR STRONG AND GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY VALUES FOR
LOCATIONS ALONG AND WEST OF A LINE FROM GOLDTHWAITE TO DALLAS TO
The National Weather Service in Fort Worth has issued a Red Flag
Warning, which is in effect from 11 AM this morning to 7 PM CDT
* AFFECTED AREA...Fire weather zone 093 Grayson, Fire weather
zone 103 Denton, Fire weather zone 104 Collin, Fire weather
zone 118 Tarrant, Fire weather zone 119 Dallas, Fire weather
zone 132 Somervell, Fire weather zone 133 Johnson, Fire
weather zone 142 Mills, Fire weather zone 143 Hamilton, and
Fire weather zone 144 Bosque.
* TIMING...11 AM CDT through 7 PM CDT Friday.
* WINDS...Sustained southwest winds of 20 to 30 mph with gusts up
to 40 mph.
* RH...Minimum values in the teens.
* IMPACTS...Any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
Outdoor burning is not recommended.
A Red Flag Warning means that extreme fire weather conditions are
either occurring now...or will shortly. A combination of strong
winds...low relative humidity...and dry vegetation can contribute
to extreme fire behavior. Avoid all outside burning and welding
today. Do not toss lit cigarette butts outside. Report wild fires
to the nearest fire department or law enforcement office.