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High Wind Warning

Statement as of 11:06 AM MST on January 24, 2017

Expires 7:00 PM EST on January 24, 2017


... High Wind Warning remains in effect until 6 PM CST /5 PM MST/
this evening...

* timing... until 6 PM CST Tuesday.

* Winds... southwest to west 25 to 45 mph with gusts to 60 to 75
mph. These winds will mostly occur above 6000 ft, except for
the Guadalupe Mountains where strong winds will occur below
6000 ft.

* Impacts... strong winds can cause power disruptions... hazards
to trailers and high profile vehicles and blowing dust that
can reduce visibility suddenly. Turbulence near the mountains
will be hazardous for light aircraft.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected
or occurring. Sustained wind speeds of at least 40 mph or gusts
of 58 mph or more can lead to property damage.





Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 2:05 AM CST on January 24, 2017

Expires 8:00 PM EST on January 24, 2017


... Red flag warning in effect until 7 PM CST this evening for
relative humidity of 15 percent or less... 20 foot winds of 20 mph
or more... and high fire danger for fire weather zones 079, 080,
and 081...

The National Weather Service in Midland/Odessa has issued a red
flag warning, which is in effect until 7 PM CST this evening.

* Affected area... fire weather zones 079, 080, and 081.

* Wind... west 15 to 30 mph gusting to near 50 mph in the higher
elevations.

* Humidity... 10 to 15 percent.

* 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.





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