Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Midland/Odessa, TX

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
244 PM CST FRI FEB 20 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IS IN EFFECT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH THIS
EVENING FOR 20 FOOT WINDS OF 20 MPH OR MORE...RELATIVE HUMIDITY
OF 15 OR LESS...AND HIGH TO VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER FOR THE
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS...VAN HORN AND THE HIGHWAY 54 CORRIDOR... AND
REEVES COUNTY AND THE UPPER TRANS PECOS...

.CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS DUE TO COMBINATION OF DRY AND
WINDY CONDITIONS AND HIGH FIRE DANGER WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE GUADALUPE
MOUNTAINS...VAN HORN AND THE HIGHWAY 54 CORRIDOR...AND REEVES
COUNTY AND THE UPPER TRANS PECOS...WEST TEXAS AND SOUTHEAST NEW
MEXICO INTO THIS EVENING.

NMZ114-TXZ057-058-258-210200-
/O.CON.KMAF.FW.W.0001.000000T0000Z-150221T0200Z/
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS NP/LINCOLN NF/LNZ-
VAN HORN AND HIGHWAY 54 CORRIDOR-
REEVES COUNTY AND UPPER TRANS PECOS-GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS-
244 PM CST FRI FEB 20 2015 /144 PM MST FRI FEB 20 2015/

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CST /7 PM MST/
THIS EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR THE GUADALUPE
MOUNTAINS AND CULBERSON AND REEVES COUNTIES...

* WIND...WEST 20 TO 25 MPH...25 TO 35 MPH IN THE GUADALUPE
  MOUNTAINS WITH GUSTS TO 60 POSSIBLE.

* HUMIDITY...10 TO 15 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP WILL LIKELY SPREAD RAPIDLY.
  OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT RECOMMENDED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AVOID THE USE OF OPEN FLAMES OR ANY ACTIVITIES THAT MAY GENERATE
SPARKS. ACCIDENTAL IGNITIONS WILL HAVE THE POTENTIAL TO GROW
QUICKLY INTO DANGEROUS WIND- DRIVEN WILDFIRES.

&&

$$


FOR MORE INFORMATION FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE VISIT...
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/MAF (ALL LOWER CASE)





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