Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Dallas/Fort Worth, TX

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Fort Worth TX
1131 AM CST Mon Jan 22 2018

...RED FLAG WARNING FOR LOCATIONS ALONG AND WEST OF A SHERMAN TO
TERRELL TO MEXIA TO TEMPLE LINE TODAY...

TXZ091>093-100>104-115>121-129>134-141>146-156>161-230000-
/O.NEW.KFWD.FW.W.0002.180122T1731Z-180123T0000Z/
Montague-Cooke-Grayson-Young-Jack-Wise-Denton-Collin-Stephens-
Palo Pinto-Parker-Tarrant-Dallas-Rockwall-Kaufman-Eastland-Erath-
Hood-Somervell-Johnson-Ellis-Comanche-Mills-Hamilton-Bosque-Hill-
Navarro-Lampasas-Coryell-Bell-McLennan-Falls-Limestone-
1131 AM CST Mon Jan 22 2018

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS EVENING FOR FOR
LOW HUMIDITY...AND GUSTY WINDS...

The National Weather Service in Fort Worth has issued a Red Flag
Warning, which is in effect until 6 PM CST this evening.

* AFFECTED AREA...Areas along and west of a Sherman to Terrell to
  Mexia to Temple line.

* TIMING...1130 AM through 6 PM.

* WINDS...Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts over 25 mph.

* RH...Minimum of 15 to 25 percent.

* IMPACTS...any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
  Outdoor burning is not recommended.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Red Flag Warning means that extreme fire weather conditions are
either occurring now...or will shortly. A combination of strong
winds...low relative humidity...and dry vegetation can contribute
to extreme fire behavior. Avoid all outside burning and welding
today. Do not toss lit cigarette butts outside. Report wild fires
to the nearest fire department or law enforcement office.

&&

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