Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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WWUS84 KCRP 082059
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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
259 PM CST MON FEB 8 2016

...CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS EXPECTED OVER MUCH OF SOUTH
TEXAS TODAY...

.DEWPOINTS CONTINUE TO FALL OVER THE REGION IN WAKE OF A COLD FRONT
THAT PASSED THIS MORNING. GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY
VALUES WILL KEEP CRITICAL FIRE DANGER CONDITIONS ACROSS THE REGION
THROUGH THE AFTERNOON. WINDS WILL GRADUALLY DIMINISH THIS
EVENING...DECREASING THE RISK FOR FIRE DANGER.

TXZ230>234-240>247-082300-
/O.CON.KCRP.FW.W.0004.000000T0000Z-160208T2300Z/
MCMULLEN-LIVE OAK-BEE-GOLIAD-VICTORIA-DUVAL-JIM WELLS-KLEBERG-
NUECES-SAN PATRICIO-ARANSAS-REFUGIO-CALHOUN-
259 PM CST MON FEB 8 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM CST THIS
AFTERNOON FOR STRONG NORTHERLY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...

* TIMING...9 AM TO 5 PM MONDAY.

* WIND...NORTH 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...15 TO 25 PERCENT OVER INLAND AREAS AND 25 TO 30
  PERCENT OVER THE IMMEDIATE COAST.

* IMPACTS...FIRES WILL LIKELY SPREAD RAPIDLY. SUBSTANTIAL
  RESISTANCE TO CONTROL EFFORTS WILL OCCUR.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

RESIDENTS ARE URGED TO EXERCISE CARE WITH RESPECT TO ALL OUTDOOR
ACTIVITIES THAT COULD INADVERTENTLY CAUSE WILDFIRES. REPORT
WILDFIRES QUICKLY TO THE NEAREST FIRE DEPARTMENT OR LAW
ENFORCEMENT OFFICE.

&&

$$

LK



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