Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Flagstaff, AZ

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Flagstaff AZ
348 AM MST Thu Apr 27 2017

AZZ108-137-272300-
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Yavapai County Mountains (Fire Weather Zone 108)-
Yavapai County Valleys and Basins (Fire Weather Zone 137)-
348 AM MST Thu Apr 27 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM TO 8 PM MST FRIDAY FOR
STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR YAVAPAI COUNTY...

The National Weather Service in Flagstaff has issued a Red Flag
Warning, which is in effect from 1 PM to 8 PM MST Friday.

* AFFECTED AREA...Yavapai County.

* 20 FOOT WIND...Northwest winds increasing to 20 mph gusting 35
  to 40 mph.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...8 to 15 percent.

* IMPACTS...Any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
  Outdoor burning is not recommended.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Red Flag Warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring or are imminent. A combination of strong
winds and low relative humidities can contribute to extreme fire
behavior.

Please notify field crews of this red flag warning.

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