Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Midland/Odessa, TX
FLUS44 KMAF 232056 AAA
Hazardous Weather Outlook...UPDATED
National Weather Service Midland/Odessa TX
356 PM CDT Thu Mar 23 2017
Guadalupe Mountains of Eddy County-Eddy County Plains-
Northern Lea County-Central Lea County-Southern Lea County-Gaines-
Van Horn and Highway 54 Corridor-Reeves County and Upper Trans Pecos-
Davis/Apache Mountains Area-Pecos-Presidio Valley-Marfa Plateau-
Big Bend Area-Terrell-Guadalupe Mountains-
356 PM CDT Thu Mar 23 2017 /256 PM MDT Thu Mar 23 2017/
This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of southeast New
Mexico, southwest Texas and western Texas.
.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT
Strong winds and extremely critical fire weather conditions expected
by this afternoon. A Red Flag Warning is in effect this afternoon
and evening for all of Southeast New Mexico and much of West Texas,
mainly west of the Pecos.
Thunderstorms are possible this afternoon and tonight, along and
east of a Hobbs to Fort Stockton line. Any storms that develop will
be accompanied by frequent lightning, gusty winds, and small hail. A
few storms may become severe, with damaging winds and large hail.
Strong southwest to west winds are expected in the Guadalupe, Davis,
and Apache Mountains, as well as on the adjacent plains. This
includes portions of the Permian Basin and Western Low Rolling
Plains. A High Wind Warning is in effect this afternoon and tonight.
Elsewhere, breezy conditions are anticipated, and a Wind Advisory is
.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY
Strong west winds are expected to continue in the Guadalupe
Mountains Friday. A High Wind Warning is in effect.
Critical fire weather conditions will be possible again Friday,
across all areas. A Fire Weather Watch is effect. Sunday, critical
fire weather conditions will be possible in the Guadalupe Mountains.
.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
Spotter activation may be necessary through tonight mainly for the
Permian Basin and Lower Trans Pecos.
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