Red Flag Warning
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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Tucson AZ
852 PM MST Tue May 23 2017

AZZ151-152-241200-
/O.CON.KTWC.FW.A.0008.170525T1800Z-170526T0300Z/
/O.CON.KTWC.FW.A.0009.170526T1700Z-170527T0300Z/
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 151
Eastern Pima County-Southeastern Pinal County-
Santa Cruz County-Western Cochise County-
Coronado NF-TDC-Arizona Fire Weather Zone 152
Southern Greenlee County-Central and Eastern Cochise County-
Southern Graham County-Southern San Carlos Apache Nation-
852 PM MST Tue May 23 2017

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING
THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING FOR STRONG AND GUSTY WINDS...LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITY AND A VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 151
AND 152...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING FOR STRONG AND GUSTY WINDS...LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITY AND A VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 151
AND 152...

* AFFECTED AREA...Central and southern portions of Fire Weather
  zone 151, including Santa Cruz, western Cochise, and southern
  Pima Counties. Most of fire weather zone 152, including the rest
  of Cochise County as well as portions of Graham and Greenlee Counties.

* TIMING...Late morning through early evening Thursday and
  Friday.

* WINDS...Sustained 20-foot winds from the west and southwest
  at 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 40 mph.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...Minimum afternoon RH values bottoming out
  in the single digits.

* IMPACTS...Any fires that develop or are ongoing will have the
  potential to spread rapidly.

* FOR A DETAILED VIEW OF THE HAZARD AREA...Visit
  weather.gov/Tucson and click on the Detailed Hazards Icon.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible
Red Flag Warnings.

Please advise the appropriate officials or fire crews in the
field of the Fire Weather Watch for portions of Southeast
Arizona.

&&

$$

AZZ153-241200-
/O.CON.KTWC.FW.A.0008.170525T1800Z-170526T0300Z/
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 153
Northern Graham County-Northern Greenlee County-
White and Gila Mountains-Apache Sitgreaves NF-SDC-
852 PM MST Tue May 23 2017

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING
THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING FOR STRONG AND GUSTY WINDS...LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITY AND A VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 153...

* AFFECTED AREA...Fire Weather zone 153, including portions of
  northern Graham and northern Greenlee Counties.

* TIMING...Late morning through early evening Thursday.

* WINDS...Sustained 20-foot winds from the west and southwest
  at 20 to 25 mph with gusts to 40 mph.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...Minimum afternoon RH values bottoming out
  in the single digits to lower teens.

* IMPACTS...Any fires that develop or are ongoing will have the
  potential to spread rapidly.

* FOR A DETAILED VIEW OF THE HAZARD AREA...Visit
  weather.gov/Tucson and click on the Detailed Hazards Icon.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible
Red Flag Warnings.

Please advise the appropriate officials or fire crews in the
field of the Fire Weather Watch for portions of Southeast
Arizona.

&&

$$

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