Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Midland/Odessa, TX

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
208 PM CDT THU APR 28 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM UNTIL 9 PM MDT TODAY FOR THE
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS AND SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO PLAINS DUE TO VERY
HIGH FIRE DANGER...AND WARM...WINDY AND DRY CONDITIONS...

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON CDT/11 AM MDT UNTIL 10 PM
CDT/9 PM MDT FRIDAY FOR LOCATIONS ALONG AND WEST OF A SEMINOLE TO
ODESSA TO BAKERSFIELD LINE DUE TO VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER...AND
WARM...WINDY AND DRY CONDITIONS...

.CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH MID
EVENING ACROSS SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO AND THE GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS
WITH SINGLE DIGIT RH/S AND ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES. AFTER POOR
RECOVERY TONIGHT OVER THE WESTERN HALF OF THE FORECAST AREA...
CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE ANTICIPATED ALONG AND WEST OF
A SEMINOLE TO ODESSA TO BAKERSFIELD LINE FRIDAY. A RED FLAG
WARNING HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR THESE AREAS FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND
EVENING.

NMZ114-115-TXZ258-291100-
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/O.NEW.KMAF.FW.W.0029.160429T1700Z-160430T0300Z/
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GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS-SOUTHEAST PLAINS-
208 PM CDT THU APR 28 2016 /108 PM MDT THU APR 28 2016/

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CDT /9 PM MDT/
THIS EVENING FOR WARM...WINDY AND DRY CONDITIONS...

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON CDT /11 AM MDT/ TO 10 PM
CDT /9 PM MDT/ FRIDAY FOR WARM...WINDY AND DRY CONDITIONS...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MIDLAND/ODESSA HAS ISSUED A RED
FLAG WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON CDT /11 AM MDT/ TO
10 PM CDT /9 PM MDT/ FRIDAY. THE FIRE WEATHER WATCH FOR FRIDAY IS
NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* TEMPERATURES...TODAY AROUND 10 DEGREES ABOVE NORMAL... NEAR
  NORMAL TEMPERATURES FRIDAY .

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 20 TO 35 MPH TODAY...25 TO 30 MPH FOR THE
  LOWER ELEVATIONS AND 35 TO 45 MPH IN THE MOUNTAINS FOR FRIDAY.

* HUMIDITY...5 TO 12 PERCENT.

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

&&

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 RH/S AND WARM TEMPERATURES CAN CONTRIBUTE TO
EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

&&

$$

TXZ045-050-057>061-067-068-074-075-080-291100-
/O.UPG.KMAF.FW.A.0025.160429T1700Z-160430T0300Z/
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GAINES-ANDREWS-VAN HORN AND HIGHWAY 54 CORRIDOR-
REEVES COUNTY AND UPPER TRANS PECOS-LOVING-WINKLER-ECTOR-WARD-
CRANE-DAVIS/APACHE MOUNTAINS AREA-PECOS-MARFA PLATEAU-
208 PM CDT THU APR 28 2016 /108 PM MDT THU APR 28 2016/

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON CDT /11 AM MDT/ TO 10 PM
CDT /9 PM MDT/ FRIDAY FOR WARM...WINDY AND DRY CONDITIONS...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MIDLAND/ODESSA HAS ISSUED A RED
FLAG WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON CDT /11 AM MDT/ TO 10
PM CDT /9 PM MDT/ FRIDAY. THE FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS NO LONGER IN
EFFECT.

* WIND...WEST 25 TO 30 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...5 TO 10 PERCENT.

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

&&

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 CAN
CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

&&

$$


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