Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
337 PM MDT WED APR 23 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MDT THIS EVENING
FOR THE NORTHWEST AND WEST CENTRAL HIGHLANDS... MIDDLE RIO GRANDE
VALLEY...NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS AND PLAINS...EAST CENTRAL PLAINS AND
THE SANDIA...MANZANO AND GALLINAS MOUNTAINS DUE TO STRONG WINDS
AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH FRIDAY
EVENING FOR THE MIDDLE RIO GRANDE VALLEY...NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS
AND PLAINS...EAST CENTRAL PLAINS...AND SANDIA...MANZANO AND
GALLINAS MOUNTAINS DUE TO STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY
VALUES...

.STRONG SOUTHWEST TO WEST WINDS WILL CONTINUE TO COMBINE WITH HIGH
HAINES AND HIGH TEMPERATURES ABOVE AVERAGE THROUGH EARLY EVENING
AS AN UPPER LEVEL STORM SYSTEM PASSES THROUGH THE CENTRAL AND
SOUTHERN ROCKIES...AND SURFACE LOW PRESSURE DEEPENS OVER EASTERN
NEW MEXICO STRONG SOUTHWEST TO WEST WINDS...HIGH HAINES AND HIGHS
ABOVE AVERAGE WILL RETURN TO MUCH OF CENTRAL AND EASTERN NEW
MEXICO FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING AS A VIGOROUS UPPER LOW
PRESSURE SYSTEM APPROACHES THE STATE FROM THE WEST.

NMZ103-104-106>108-240600-
/O.CON.KABQ.FW.W.0020.000000T0000Z-140424T0200Z/
/O.CON.KABQ.FW.A.0027.140425T1800Z-140426T0200Z/
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 103
NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS/EASTERN CARSON AND SANTA FE NF/SNZ-TAZ-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 104
NORTHEAST PLAINS/EASTERN KIOWA AND RITA BLANCA GRASSLANDS/ABZ-TNZ-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 106
MIDDLE RIO GRANDE VALLEY/ALBUQUERQUE-SOCORRO BLM/ABZ-GLZ-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 107
SANDIA-MANZANO AND GALLINAS MOUNTAINS/EASTERN CIBOLA NF/ABZ-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 108
EAST CENTRAL PLAINS/WESTERN KIOWA GRASSLANDS BLM/ABZ-SNZ-
337 PM MDT WED APR 23 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MDT THIS
EVENING...
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

A RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MDT THIS EVENING.
A FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING.

* AREA AND TIMING...NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS AND PLAINS...EAST CENTRAL
  PLAINS...SANDIA...MANZANO AND GALLINAS MOUNTAINS AND MIDDLE RIO
  GRANDE VALLEY. CRITICAL CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE UNTIL AROUND
  SUNSET. CRITICAL CONDITIONS ARE POSSIBLE AGAIN FRIDAY AFTERNOON
  THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING.

* 20 FOOT WINDS...SOUTHWEST AND WEST 20 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
  45 MPH THIS AFTERNOON AND FRIDAY AFTERNOON.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...8 TO 15 PERCENT THIS AFTERNOON. 7 TO 10
  PERCENT FRIDAY AFTERNOON.

* 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 FIRE WEATHER WATCH.

&&

$$

NMZ105-109-240200-
/O.CON.KABQ.FW.W.0020.000000T0000Z-140424T0200Z/
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 105
NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS/WESTERN CIBOLA NF/ABZ-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 109
WEST CENTRAL HIGHLANDS/SOUTHWEST CIBOLA NF AND SOCORRO BLM/ABQ-
GLZ-
337 PM MDT WED APR 23 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MDT THIS
EVENING...

A RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MDT THIS EVENING.

* AREA AND TIMING...NORTHWEST AND WEST CENTRAL HIGHLANDS. CRITICAL
  CONDITIONS WILL PERSIST UNTIL AROUND SUNSET.

* 20 FOOT WINDS...SOUTHWEST AND WEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
  45 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...10 TO 15 PERCENT.

* 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.

&&

$$

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