Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
909 PM CST SUN FEB 7 2016

...A RED FLAG WARNING IS NOW IN EFFECT MONDAY MORNING THROUGH
EARLY EVENING...

.VERY DRY AIR WILL SWEEP THROUGH THE AREA MONDAY MORNING AND
AFTERNOON AS STRONG NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS ARRIVE IN THE WAKE OF
THE EARLY MORNING COLD FRONT. CRITICALLY LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY
WILL DEVELOP LATE IN THE MORNING. THE WINDS WILL INCREASE AND
BECOME VERY GUSTY LATE IN THE MORNING THROUGH THE AFTERNOON. WINDS
OF 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS NEAR 30 MPH WILL BE LIKELY. THIS
WEATHER IN COMBINATION WITH DRY CURED FUELS WILL LEAD TO CRITICAL
FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS.

TXZ163-164-176>179-195>200-210>214-226-227-235>238-081115-
/O.UPG.KHGX.FW.A.0001.160208T1300Z-160209T0100Z/
/O.NEW.KHGX.FW.W.0001.160208T1300Z-160209T0100Z/
AUSTIN-BRAZORIA-BRAZOS-BURLESON-CHAMBERS-COLORADO-FORT BEND-
GALVESTON-GRIMES-HARRIS-HOUSTON-JACKSON-LIBERTY-MADISON-MATAGORDA-
MONTGOMERY-POLK-SAN JACINTO-TRINITY-WALKER-WALLER-WASHINGTON-
WHARTON-
909 PM CST SUN FEB 7 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM TO 7 PM CST MONDAY FOR
STRONG GUSTY WINDS AND VERY LOW HUMIDITY ACROSS SOUTHEAST
TEXAS...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HOUSTON/GALVESTON HAS ISSUED A
RED FLAG WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM TO 7 PM CST
MONDAY. THE FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.


* AFFECTED COUNTIES... HOUSTON...TRINITY...MADISON...WALKER...
  SAN JACINTO...POLK...BURLESON...BRAZOS...WASHINGTON...
  GRIMES...MONTGOMERY...LIBERTY...COLORADO...AUSTIN...WALLER...
  HARRIS...CHAMBERS...WHARTON...FORT BEND...JACKSON...
  MATAGORDA...BRAZORIA...GALVESTON.

* WIND...NORTH TO NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH FREQUENT
  GUSTS OF 30 TO 35 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...14 TO 21 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...DANGEROUS WILDFIRE BURNING CONDITIONS WITH THE
  POTENTIAL FOR FIRE STARTS WITH VERY RAPID EXPANSION OF THE FIRE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

&&


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 EXPLOSIVE FIRE GROWTH POTENTIAL.

&&

$$



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