Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Midland/Odessa, TX

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WWUS84 KMAF 011012 CCA
RFWMAF

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
511 AM CDT WED APR 1 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING FOR 20 FOOT WINDS OF 20 MPH OR MORE...RELATIVE
HUMIDITY OF 15 OR LESS...AND HIGH FIRE DANGER FOR THE GUADALUPE
MOUNTAINS...SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO PLAINS...VAN HORN AND THE
HIGHWAY 54 CORRIDOR...REEVES AND LOVING COUNTIES...AND THE
NORTHWESTERN PERMIAN BASIN...

.AN UPPER LEVEL STORM SYSTEM WILL PASS TO THE NORTH OF SOUTHEAST
NEW MEXICO AND WEST TEXAS THURSDAY.  BREEZY WEST WINDS ROUNDING
THE BASE OF THIS STORM SYSTEM MAY MIX DOWN TO THE SURFACE AND...
COMBINED WITH VERY DRY AIR AND HIGH FIRE DANGER...RESULT IN
CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS THURSDAY AND THURSDAY EVENING.

NMZ114-115-TXZ045-046-050-057>059-258-012230-
/O.COR.KMAF.FW.A.0002.150402T1600Z-150403T0500Z/
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS NP/LINCOLN NF/LNZ-
SOUTHEAST PLAINS/BLM ROSWELL/LNZ-GAINES-DAWSON-ANDREWS-
VAN HORN AND HIGHWAY 54 CORRIDOR-
REEVES COUNTY AND UPPER TRANS PECOS-LOVING-GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS-
511 AM CDT WED APR 1 2015 /411 AM MDT WED APR 1 2015/

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING
THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR THE
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS...SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO PLAINS...VAN HORN AND
THE HIGHWAY 54 CORRIDOR...REEVES AND LOVING COUNTIES...AND THE
NORTHWEST PERMIAN BASIN...

* WIND...MOUNTAINS...SOUTHWEST TO WEST 30 TO 40 MPH.
  PLAINS...SOUTHWEST TO WEST 20 TO 25 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...5 TO 10 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP WILL LIKELY SPREAD RAPIDLY.
  OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT RECOMMENDED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE FORECAST TO OCCUR.  LISTEN FOR LATER FORECASTS AND POSSIBLE
RED FLAG WARNINGS.

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

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