Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Amarillo, TX

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Amarillo TX
427 PM CST Mon Feb 20 2017

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427 PM CST Mon Feb 20 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for the Texas and Oklahoma
Panhandles.

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight.

Critical fire weather conditions will continue until near sunset
this evening across all of the Oklahoma Panhandle and most of the
Texas Panhandle due to north winds of 20 to 25 mph with higher
gusts along with minimum relative humidity values of 10 to 15
percent. A Red Flag Warning is in effect until 6 PM for this area.

In addition, elevated fire weather conditions will continue
across the far southeast Texas Panhandle until near sunset this
evening due to north winds of 20 to 25 mph with higher gusts along
with minimum relative humidity values of 15 to 20 percent.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday.

Critical fire weather conditions will likely develop Thursday
afternoon across most of the Oklahoma and Texas Panhandles due to
strong winds and low relative humidity values. Also, a Wind
Advisory may become necessary Thursday afternoon across parts of
the western and south central Texas Panhandle due to strong west
winds sustained at 35 mph with higher gusts expected.

Elevated fire weather conditions will be possible during the
afternoons on Wednesday and Friday across parts of the area due
to dry west winds Wednesday and dry northwest winds Friday along
with low relative humidity values.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated at this time.

Area fire managers and emergency officials across the Oklahoma and
Texas Panhandles should be alert for elevated or critical fire
weather conditions the rest of this afternoon, Wednesday,
Thursday, and Friday.

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Andrade



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