Rangeland Fire Danger Forecast
Issued by NWS Midland/Odessa, TX
FNUS64 KMAF 200903
Fire Danger Statement
National Weather Service Midland/Odessa TX
303 AM CST Mon Feb 20 2017 /203 AM MST Mon Feb 20 2017/
...ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED ACROSS PORTIONS
OF THE SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO PLAINS, AND NORTHWEST PERMIAN BASIN
Weather conditions will be favorable for fire spread in wildland
grasses, especially over Lea County New Mexico and the northwest
* Relative humidity: 10 to 15 percent.
* Wind: Northwest to north 15 to 20 mph.
* Temperature: 5 to 10 degrees above normal.
* Fuels: Dry.
* Fire Danger: High
* Timing: This afternoon.
Outdoor burning and activities that cause open sparks or flames
are discouraged. Fire and emergency officials should be aware
that weather conditions will be favorable for the development of
wind-driven grass fires.