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Red Flag Warning

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
244 PM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH EARLY EVENING FOR
20 FT WINDS OF 20 MPH OR GREATER...RELATIVE HUMIDITY OF 10 TO
15 PERCENT OR LESS...AND HIGH TO VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER FOR THE
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS AND SOUTHEAST PLAINS...

.DRY...WARM...AND WINDY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON...
ESPECIALLY ACROSS EDDY AND LEA COUNTIES... AND BELOW 6000 FT IN
THE GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS. FIRE DANGER WILL BE HIGH TO VERY HIGH.

NMZ115-190100-
/O.CON.KMAF.FW.W.0007.000000T0000Z-150419T0100Z/
SOUTHEAST PLAINS/BLM ROSWELL/LNZ-
144 PM MDT SAT APR 18 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM MDT THIS EVENING
FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR GUSTY WINDS...LOW HUMIDITY...AND
HIGH TO VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER FOR THE SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO PLAINS...

* WIND...WEST 15 TO 30 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...10 TO 15 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP WILL HAVE POTENTIAL TO
  SPREAD RAPIDLY. OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT RECOMMENDED.

* FIRE DANGER HIGH TO VERY HIGH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AVOID THE USE OF OPEN FLAMES OR ANY ACTIVITIES THAT MAY GENERATE
SPARKS. ACCIDENTAL IGNITIONS WILL HAVE THE POTENTIAL TO GROW
QUICKLY INTO WIND-DRIVEN WILDFIRES.

&&

$$



Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
1253 PM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

NMZ027>029-033-034-TXZ045>048-050>053-057>063-067>070-074-075-
079>082-258-191800-
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS OF EDDY COUNTY-EDDY COUNTY PLAINS-
NORTHERN LEA COUNTY-CENTRAL LEA COUNTY-SOUTHERN LEA COUNTY-GAINES-
DAWSON-BORDEN-SCURRY-ANDREWS-MARTIN-HOWARD-MITCHELL-
VAN HORN AND HIGHWAY 54 CORRIDOR-REEVES COUNTY AND UPPER TRANS PECOS-
LOVING-WINKLER-ECTOR-MIDLAND-GLASSCOCK-WARD-CRANE-UPTON-REAGAN-
DAVIS/APACHE MOUNTAINS AREA-PECOS-PRESIDIO VALLEY-MARFA PLATEAU-
BIG BEND AREA-TERRELL-GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS-
1253 PM CDT SAT APR 18 2015 /1153 AM MDT SAT APR 18 2015/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST NEW
MEXICO...SOUTHWEST TEXAS AND WEST TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON ACROSS THE LOWER
TRANS PECOS. A STORM OR TWO MAY BE MARGINALLY SEVERE WITH HAIL AND
STRONG GUSTY WINDS.

FIRE WEATHER CONCERNS INCREASE THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING ACROSS
SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO AND THE GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS...THE FIRE DANGER
WILL BE HIGH TO VERY HIGH AND A RED FLAG WARNING IS IN EFFECT
UNTIL 7 PM MDT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

THE PROBABILITY OF SEVERE WEATHER IS LOW.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

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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 /LOWER CASE/
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/MIDLAND







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