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Fire Weather Watch from 2/10/2017 11:00 AM to 7:00 PM CST for Pottawatomie County. 

Fire Weather Watch from 2/10/2017 11:00 AM to 7:00 PM CST for Pottawatomie County. 

URGENT – FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE

National Weather Service Norman OK

400 PM CST Thu Feb 9 2017
…Elevated fire weather conditions possible Friday…
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400 PM CST Thu Feb 9 2017
…FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH

FRIDAY EVENING FOR WINDY CONDITIONS… WARM TEMPERATURES AND LOW

RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR CENTRAL AND NORTHERN OKLAHOMA…
The National Weather Service in Norman has issued a Fire Weather

Watch at the request of Oklahoma state forestry…which is in

effect from Friday morning through Friday evening.
* TIMING…11 AM THROUGH 7 PM.
* WIND…South and southwest 15 to 20 mph with gusts to 30 mph.
* HUMIDITY…Around 30 percent.
* TEMPERATURE…Low to mid 70s.
* IMPACTS…any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.

Outdoor burning is strongly discouraged. 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…
A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions

are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible

Red Flag Warnings.