Red Flag http://northernpublicradio.org en How dry we are! Red Flag Warnings explained http://northernpublicradio.org/post/how-dry-we-are-red-flag-warnings-explained <p>A large portion of northern Illinois was under a &ldquo;red flag warning&rdquo; Tuesday.&nbsp; But what does that mean? On Tuesday afternoon, WNIJ&rsquo;s Susan Stephens called Northern Illinois University meteorologist <a href="http://www.niu.edu/ehs/about/sebenste.shtml">Gilbert Sebenste</a> to get an explanation.</p><p> Tue, 29 May 2012 23:12:14 +0000 Susan Stephens 12489 at http://northernpublicradio.org How dry we are! Red Flag Warnings explained