Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS San Angelo, TX

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN ANGELO TX
444 AM CST TUE FEB 2 2016

...CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS EXPECTED TODAY...

GUSTY WEST WINDS WILL DEVELOP ACROSS THE AREA TODAY...WITH
RELATIVE HUMIDITIES FALLING TO 15 TO 20 PERCENT ACROSS MUCH
OF THE AREA. THE COMBINATION OF DRY VEGETATION...LOW HUMIDITIES
AND GUSTY WINDS WILL PRODUCE CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
TODAY.

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RUNNELS-IRION-TOM GREEN-CONCHO-CROCKETT-SCHLEICHER-SUTTON-COLEMAN-
BROWN-MCCULLOCH-SAN SABA-MENARD-KIMBLE-MASON-
444 AM CST TUE FEB 2 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS
EVENING FOR GUSTY WEST WINDS AND VERY DRY CONDITIONS...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SAN ANGELO HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM CST THIS
EVENING. THE FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* AREA...MUCH OF THE CONCHO VALLEY...NORTHERN EDWARDS
  PLATEAU...NORTHWEST HILL COUNTRY AND HEARTLAND.

* WIND...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH...WITH GUSTS NEAR 30 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...15 TO 20 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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