Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Midland/Odessa, TX

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FLUS44 KMAF 240003

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Midland/Odessa TX
603 PM CST Thu Feb 23 2017

Guadalupe Mountains of Eddy County-Eddy County Plains-
Northern Lea County-Central Lea County-Southern Lea County-Gaines-
Van Horn and Highway 54 Corridor-Reeves County and Upper Trans Pecos-
Davis/Apache Mountains Area-Pecos-Presidio Valley-Marfa Plateau-
Big Bend Area-Terrell-Guadalupe Mountains-
603 PM CST Thu Feb 23 2017 /503 PM MST Thu Feb 23 2017/

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of southeast New
Mexico, southwest Texas and western Texas.


Very windy, warm, and dry conditions have resulted in critical to
extremely critical fire weather conditions across Southeast New
Mexico and most of West Texas this afternoon. A Red Flag Warning is
in effect until 800 pm CST.

A High Wind Warning remains in effect through tonight for the
Guadalupe Mountains for westerly winds of 40-55 mph and gusts of
60-75 mph.


Very windy, warm, and dry conditions may result in critical fire
weather conditions Friday across the Guadalupe, Davis, and Apache
Mountains, Southeast New Mexico, Gaines County, Van Horn and the
Highway 54 Corridor, and Reeves County and the Upper Trans Pecos. A
Fire Weather Watch is in effect.

Strong winds will continue in the Guadalupe Mountains Friday.  A
High Wind Warning will remain in effect.


Spotter activation is not anticipated however local interest should
be prepared for high winds and the possibility of fast moving grass

This product, along with other watches, warnings, advisories,
and statements issued by the National Weather Service Office in
Midland, can be found on the internet at...

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