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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service El Paso Tx/Santa Teresa NM
700 AM MDT Sat Apr 29 2017

...CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ACROSS FAR SOUTHWEST NEW
MEXICO ON SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.Dry and windy conditions are expected in the southwestern corner
of New Mexico as an upper low moves east of the region. This will
lead to relative humidities between 10 and 15 percent and west to
northwest winds between 20 to 30 mph accompanied by stronger
gusts up to 40 mph. The combinations of these factors will lead to
critical fire weather conditions across far southwest New Mexico.

NMZ111-300100-
/O.CON.KEPZ.FW.W.0016.170429T1800Z-170430T0100Z/
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 111
 SOUTHWEST DESERTS AND LOWLANDS/LAS CRUCES BLM/GLZ-
700 AM MDT Sat Apr 29 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 7 PM MDT
THIS EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITIES FOR
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 111...

* AFFECTED AREA...Fire weather zone 111.

* WIND...Northwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 40 mph.

* HUMIDITY...10 to 15 percent.

* HIGHEST THREAT...Lowland locations south and west and south
  of a line from Deming to Lordsburg.

* 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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