010  
FNUS64 KFWD 170848  
RFDFWD  
TXZ100-101-115-116-129-130-141-172100-  
 
GRASS FIRE DANGER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX  
348 AM CDT TUE APR 17 2018  
   
..ELEVATED FIRE THREAT WEST OF US 281 THIS AFTERNOON
 
 
BREEZY SOUTH WINDS OF 15-25 MPH ARE EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON WEST  
OF US 281. HUMIDITY VALUES WILL FALL TO AROUND 20% IN THESE AREAS  
AS TEMPERATURES WARM INTO THE 90S. THESE CONDITIONS WILL BE  
FAVORABLE FOR IGNITION AND SPREAD OF GRASSFIRES DESPITE HIGHER  
FUEL MOISTURE CONTENT.  
 
EXTREME CARE IS URGED DURING ALL OUTSIDE ACTIVITIES WHERE THERE  
IS A POTENTIAL FOR GRASS FIRES TO GET STARTED. AVOID OUTSIDE  
BURNING AND WELDING. DO NOT TOSS LIT CIGARETTE BUTTS OUTSIDE.  
REPORT WILD FIRES TO THE NEAREST FIRE DEPARTMENT OR LAW  
ENFORCEMENT OFFICE QUICKLY.  
 

 
 
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