Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Las Vegas, NV

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAS VEGAS NV
844 PM PDT TUE APR 22 2014

AZZ101-102-CAZ229-NVZ460>466-230445-
/O.EXP.KVEF.FW.W.0006.000000T0000Z-140423T0400Z/
LAKE MEAD NRA/COLORADO RIVER-AZ SIDE-
NORTHWEST DESERTS/NORTHWEST PLATEAU-LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY-
ESMERALDA AND NYE COUNTY DESERTS/CNC DISPATCH-
LINCOLN COUNTY/ELY DISPATCH-NYE COUNTY DESERTS/LAS VEGAS DISPATCH-
SHEEP RANGE-SPRING MOUNTAINS-
CLARK AND SW LINCOLN COUNTY DESERTS/LAS VEGAS DISPATCH-
LAKE MEAD NRA/COLORADO RIVER-NV SIDE-
844 PM PDT TUE APR 22 2014 /844 PM MST TUE APR 22 2014/

...RED FLAG WARNING WILL EXPIRE AT 9 PM THIS EVENING FOR STRONG
WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 101 - 102 -
229 - 461 - 462 - 463 - 464 - 465 AND 466...

WIND SPEEDS HAVE BEEN GRADUALLY DECREASING THIS EVENING AS EXPECTED.
A COLD FRONT PUSHING ACROSS SOUTHERN NEVADA AND NORTHWEST ARIZONA
THE REST OF THE NIGHT WILL USHER IN NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS WITH
GUSTS OF 25 TO 35 MPH OCCURRING IMMEDIATELY BEHIND THE FRONT. GUSTS
WILL THEN SETTLE TO BETWEEN 15 AND 25 MPH. RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES
ARE EXPECTED TO GRADUALLY RECOVER TO BETWEEN 20 AND 30 PERCENT
ACROSS THE DESERTS AND ABOVE 50 PERCENT OVER THE SOUTHERN GREAT
BASIN.

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