Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Midland/Odessa, TX

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Midland/Odessa TX
323 AM CDT Thu Mar 30 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING NOW IN EFFECT THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING
FOR THE GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS FOR LOW HUMIDITY, WINDS GREATER THAN
20 MPH, AND VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING FOR SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO, THE NORTHWESTERN PERMIAN
BASIN, UPPER TRANS PECOS, GUADALUPE AND DAVIS MOUNTAINS, AND
MARFA PLATEAU FOR LOW HUMIDITY, WINDS GREATER THAN 20 MPH, AND
VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER...

.Warm, windy and dry conditions will return to area, first in the
Guadalupe Mountains today then spreading across southeast New
Mexico, northwestern Permian Basin, and much of the Trans Pecos on
Friday. The driest and windiest day will be Friday when minimum
RHs below 5 pct will possible across much the Trans Pecos. Fire
danger will likely be very high and significant fire potential
will likely be moderate to high.

NMZ114-TXZ258-302100-
/O.NEW.KMAF.FW.W.0018.170330T1800Z-170331T0200Z/
/O.EXT.KMAF.FW.A.0013.170331T1800Z-170401T0300Z/
Guadalupe Mountains-
223 AM MDT Thu Mar 30 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 8 PM MDT THIS
EVENING FOR LOW HUMIDITY, WINDS GREATER THAN 20 MPH, AND VERY
HIGH FIRE DANGER...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH NOW IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING FOR LOW HUMIDITY, WINDS GREATER THAN 20 MPH, AND
VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER...

The National Weather Service in Midland/Odessa has issued a Red
Flag Warning, which is in effect from noon today to 8 PM MDT this
evening.

* WIND...West 25 to 45 mph.

* HUMIDITY...5 to 10 percent.

* FIRE DANGER...Very high.

* IMPACTS...Outdoor burning is not recommended.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur.

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 dangerous fire behavior.

&&

$$

TXZ045-046-050-302100-
/O.EXA.KMAF.FW.A.0013.170331T1800Z-170401T0300Z/
Gaines-Dawson-Andrews-
323 AM CDT Thu Mar 30 2017

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING FOR LOW HUMIDITY, WINDS GREATER THAN 20 MPH, AND
VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER...

The National Weather Service in Midland/Odessa has issued a Fire
Weather Watch, which is in effect from Friday afternoon through
Friday evening.

* WIND...West 15 to 30 mph.

* HUMIDITY...3 to 10 percent.

* FIRE DANGER...Very high.

* IMPACTS...Outdoor burning is not recommended.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur.

&&

$$

NMZ115-TXZ057>059-074-080-302100-
/O.CON.KMAF.FW.A.0013.170331T1800Z-170401T0300Z/
Southeast Plains-Van Horn and Highway 54 Corridor-
Reeves County and Upper Trans Pecos-Loving-
Davis/Apache Mountains Area-Marfa Plateau-
323 AM CDT Thu Mar 30 2017 /223 AM MDT Thu Mar 30 2017/

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING FOR LOW HUMIDITY, WINDS GREATER THAN 20 MPH, AND
VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER...

* WIND...West 15 to 30 mph.

* HUMIDITY...3 to 10 percent.

* FIRE DANGER...Very high.

* IMPACTS...Outdoor burning is not recommended.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur.

&&

$$



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