Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Amarillo, TX

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WWUS84 KAMA 092234
RFWAMA

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
534 PM CDT WED APR 9 2014

OKZ002-003-TXZ003>005-008>020-100100-
/O.CON.KAMA.FW.W.0015.000000T0000Z-140410T0100Z/
TEXAS-BEAVER-HANSFORD-OCHILTREE-LIPSCOMB-HUTCHINSON-ROBERTS-
HEMPHILL-OLDHAM-POTTER-CARSON-GRAY-WHEELER-DEAF SMITH-RANDALL-
ARMSTRONG-DONLEY-COLLINGSWORTH-
534 PM CDT WED APR 9 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT THIS EVENING
FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR THE SOUTHERN AND
EASTERN TEXAS PANHANDLE AND THE EASTERN HALF OF THE OKLAHOMA
PANHANDLE...

* AFFECTED AREA...IN OKLAHOMA...TEXAS AND BEAVER. IN TEXAS...
  HANSFORD...OCHILTREE...LIPSCOMB...HUTCHINSON...ROBERTS...
  HEMPHILL...OLDHAM...POTTER...CARSON...GRAY...WHEELER...DEAF
  SMITH...RANDALL...ARMSTRONG...DONLEY AND COLLINGSWORTH.

* 20 FOOT WINDS...SOUTHWEST AT 20 TO 25 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...5 TO 12 PERCENT.

* TIMING...UNTIL 8 PM CDT.

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 WILL
CREATE FAVORABLE WEATHER FOR RAPID FIRE GROWTH AND SPREAD. AVOID
ACTIVITIES THAT PROMOTE OPEN FLAMES AND SPARKS.

&&

$$

FOR MORE INFORMATION FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE VISIT...
HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/AMA (ALL LOWER CASE)

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