Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Amarillo, TX

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
442 AM CDT WED APR 1 2015

TXZ001-006-011>013-016>018-012145-
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/O.NEW.KAMA.FW.W.0004.150401T1800Z-150402T0100Z/
/O.NEW.KAMA.FW.A.0004.150402T1800Z-150403T0100Z/
DALLAM-HARTLEY-OLDHAM-POTTER-CARSON-DEAF SMITH-RANDALL-ARMSTRONG-
442 AM CDT WED APR 1 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 8 PM
CDT THIS EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR
THE WESTERN AND CENTRAL PANHANDLES...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR THE
SOUTHWESTERN TEXAS PANHANDLE...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN AMARILLO HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...WHICH IS IN
EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 8 PM CDT THIS EVENING. A FIRE
WEATHER WATCH HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED. THIS FIRE WEATHER WATCH FOR
STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY IS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY
AFTERNOON THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING. THE FIRE WEATHER WATCH FOR TODAY IS NO
LONGER IN EFFECT.

* AFFECTED AREA...IN TEXAS...DALLAM...HARTLEY...OLDHAM...
  POTTER... CARSON...DEAF SMITH...RANDALL AND ARMSTRONG.

* 20 FOOT WINDS...SOUTHWEST AT 15 TO 25 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...8 TO 15 PERCENT.

* TIMING...NOON THROUGH 8 PM CDT WEDNESDAY.

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.

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH MEANS THAT THE POTENTIAL FOR CRITICAL FIRE
WEATHER CONDITIONS EXISTS. LISTEN FOR LATER FORECASTS AND
POSSIBLE RED FLAG WARNINGS.

&&

$$

OKZ001-002-TXZ002-003-007-008-012145-
/O.UPG.KAMA.FW.A.0003.150401T1700Z-150402T0100Z/
/O.NEW.KAMA.FW.W.0004.150401T1800Z-150402T0100Z/
CIMARRON-TEXAS-SHERMAN-HANSFORD-MOORE-HUTCHINSON-
442 AM CDT WED APR 1 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 8 PM
CDT THIS EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR
THE WESTERN AND CENTRAL OKLAHOMA PANHANDLE AND THE CENTRAL TEXAS
PANHANDLE...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN AMARILLO HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...WHICH IS IN
EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 8 PM CDT THIS EVENING. THE
FIRE WEATHER WATCH FOR TODAY IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* AFFECTED AREA...IN OKLAHOMA...CIMARRON AND TEXAS. IN TEXAS...
  SHERMAN...HANSFORD...MOORE AND HUTCHINSON.

* 20 FOOT WINDS...SOUTHWEST AT 15 TO 25 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...8 TO 15 PERCENT.

* TIMING...NOON THROUGH 8 PM CDT WEDNESDAY.

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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