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Fire Weather Watch, Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 2:37 AM MDT on May 25, 2017

Expires 11:00 PM EDT on May 25, 2017


... Red flag warning remains in effect from 11 am CDT /10 am MDT/
this morning to midnight CDT /11 PM MDT/ tonight for relative
humidity of 15% or less, 20 ft winds of 20 mph or more, and high
to very high fire danger...

... Fire Weather Watch in effect from Friday morning through
Friday evening for relative humidity of 15% or less, 20 ft winds
of 20 mph or more, and high to very high fire danger...

The National Weather Service in Midland/Odessa has issued a Fire
Weather Watch, which is in effect from Friday morning through
Friday evening.

* Wind... today, above 5000 feet, west 20 to 25 mph increasing to
30 to 40 mph in the afternoon with higher gusts. Below 5000
feet, west winds 25 to 35 mph with higher gusts. On Friday,
above 5000 feet, west winds 25 to 35 mph. Below 5000 feet, west
winds 20 to 25 mph.

* Humidity... 5% to 7% today, 7% to 10% Friday.

* Fire danger... high to very high.

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

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 dangerous fire behavior.

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





337 am CDT Thu may 25 2017 /237 am MDT Thu may 25 2017/

... Red flag warning remains in effect from 11 am CDT /10 am MDT/
this morning to midnight CDT /11 PM MDT/ tonight for relative
humidity of 15% or less, 20 ft winds of 20 mph or more, and high
to very high fire danger...

... Fire Weather Watch in effect from Friday morning through
Friday evening for relative humidity of 15% or less, 20 ft winds
of 20 mph or more, and high to very high fire danger...

The National Weather Service in Midland/Odessa has issued a Fire
Weather Watch, which is in effect from Friday morning through
Friday evening.

* Wind... today, above 5000 feet, west 20 to 25 mph increasing to
30 to 40 mph in the afternoon with higher gusts. Below 5000
feet, west winds 25 to 35 mph with higher gusts. On Friday,
above 5000 feet, west winds 25 to 35 mph. Below 5000 feet, west
winds 20 to 25 mph.

* Humidity... 5% to 7% today, 7% to 10% Friday.

* Fire danger... high to very high.

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

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 dangerous fire behavior.

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






254 PM MDT Wed may 24 2017

... Red flag warning now in effect from 11 am to 9 PM MDT
Thursday...
... Red flag warning in effect from 11 am to 9 PM MDT Friday...

The National Weather Service in Albuquerque has issued a red flag
warning... which is in effect from 11 am to 9 PM MDT Friday. The
Fire Weather Watch is no longer in effect.

* Area and timing... areas located along and south of I-40, between
the AZ and TX state lines, including the Albuquerque Metro area.
The most critical conditions are expected between 2pm and 6pm
MDT both days.

* 20 foot winds... southwest and west 20 to 30 mph with gusts to
45 mph, except up to 50 mph along and just east of the central
mountains on Thursday.

* Relative humidity... several hours of single digit humidities
are expected both afternoons.

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

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Please advise the appropriate officials or fire crews in the
field of this red flag warning.







139 PM MDT Wed may 24 2017

... Red flag warning remains in effect from noon to 9 PM MDT
Thursday for strong winds and low relative humidities...
... Fire Weather Watch in effect from Friday afternoon through
Friday evening for strong winds and low relative humidities...

The National Weather Service in El Paso TX/Santa Teresa has
issued a Fire Weather Watch, which is in effect from Friday
afternoon through Friday evening.

* Wind... 20 to 30 mph with gusts near 45 mph.

* Humidity... 5 to 10 percent.

* Highest threat... is located over The Lowlands west of the Rio
Grande.

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

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.

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


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