Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Amarillo, TX

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Amarillo TX
404 PM CDT Thu Mar 23 2017

OKZ001-TXZ001-006-011-016-240000-
/O.CON.KAMA.FW.W.0014.000000T0000Z-170324T0000Z/
Cimarron-Dallam-Hartley-Oldham-Deaf Smith-
404 PM CDT Thu Mar 23 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING
FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR THE FAR WESTERN
TEXAS AND OKLAHOMA PANHANDLES...

* Affected Area...In Oklahoma...Cimarron. In Texas...Dallam...
  Hartley...Oldham and Deaf Smith.

* 20 Foot Winds...Southwest 25 to 35 mph with gusts over 45 mph
  possible.

* Relative Humidity...As low as 12 to 15 percent.

* Timing...2 PM this afternoon to 7 PM CDT this evening.

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.

&&

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For more information from the National Weather Service visit...
www.weather.gov/ama



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