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WWUS84 KLUB 230429
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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
1129 PM CDT TUE APR 22 2014

TXZ021-027-231300-
/O.CON.KLUB.FW.W.0018.140423T1800Z-140424T0200Z/
PARMER-BAILEY-
1129 PM CDT TUE APR 22 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM TO 9 PM CDT
WEDNESDAY FOR SUSTAINED 20 FOOT WINDS OF 20 MPH OR GREATER...
RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES OF 15 PERCENT OR LESS AND HIGH FIRE
DANGER FOR THE FAR SOUTHWEST TEXAS PANHANDLE AND EXTREME
NORTHWESTERN SOUTH PLAINS...

* WIND...SOUTHWEST NEAR 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...5 TO 10 PERCENT.

* TEMPERATURES...10 DEGREES ABOVE NORMAL.

* FUELS...DRY TO CRITICALLY DRY.

* IMPACTS...WILDFIRES CAN SPREAD RAPIDLY IN THESE CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE FORECAST. A COMBINATION OF STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITY WILL CREATE FAVORABLE WEATHER FOR RAPID FIRE SPREAD AND
THE DEVELOPMENT OF SIGNIFICANT WIND-DRIVEN WILDFIRES. AVOID
ACTIVITIES THAT PROMOTE OPEN FLAMES AND SPARKS.

&&

$$

TXZ022-028-033-034-039-040-231300-
/O.CON.KLUB.FW.A.0017.140423T1800Z-140424T0200Z/
CASTRO-LAMB-COCHRAN-HOCKLEY-YOAKUM-TERRY-
1129 PM CDT TUE APR 22 2014

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING FOR SUSTAINED 20 FOOT WINDS OF 20 MPH
OR GREATER...RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES OF 15 PERCENT OR LESS AND
HIGH FIRE DANGER FOR THE SOUTHWEST TEXAS PANHANDLE AND PORTIONS OF THE
WESTERN SOUTH PLAINS...

* WIND...SOUTHWEST AT 20 TO 25 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 8 PERCENT DEPENDING ON THE LOCATION OF
  THE DRYLINE.

* TEMPERATURES...10 DEGREES ABOVE NORMAL.

* FUELS....DRY TO CRITICALLY DRY.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP COULD SPREAD RAPIDLY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE POSSIBLE. LISTEN FOR POSSIBLE RED FLAG WARNINGS IN LATER
FORECASTS.

&&

$$







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