Garfield Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Fire Weather Warning
Issued: 2:54 AM CST Dec. 11, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Red flag warning in effect from 11 am this morning to 6 PM CST
this evening for windy conditions... warm temperatures and low
relative humidity for northern Oklahoma...

The National Weather Service in Norman has issued a red flag
warning, which is in effect from 11 am this morning to 6 PM CST
this evening. The Fire Weather Watch is no longer in effect.

* Wind... north and northwest, 15 to 20 mph with gusts to 25 mph.

* Humidity... 12 to 20 percent.

* Temperature... 61 to 65 degrees f.

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

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

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.