Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Tucson, AZ

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TUCSON AZ
319 PM MST WED MAY 4 2016

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ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 151
EASTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTHEASTERN PINAL COUNTY-
SANTA CRUZ COUNTY-WESTERN COCHISE COUNTY-
CORONADO NF-TDC-
319 PM MST WED MAY 4 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 8 PM MST THURSDAY FOR
FOR STRONG AND GUSTY WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND A HIGH
FIRE DANGER FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 151 INCLUDING EASTERN PIMA...
SOUTHEAST PINAL...SANTA CRUZ AND WESTERN COCHISE COUNTIES...
...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 8 PM MST FRIDAY FOR
STRONG AND GUSTY WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND A HIGH FIRE
DANGER FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 151 INCLUDING EASTERN PIMA...
SOUTHEAST PINAL...SANTA CRUZ AND WESTERN COCHISE COUNTIES...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TUCSON HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 8 PM MST THURSDAY. A
RED FLAG WARNING HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED FROM NOON TO 8 PM MST
FRIDAY. THE FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT. THE FIRE
WEATHER WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 151.

* TIMING...12 PM THROUGH 8 PM BOTH THURSDAY AND FRIDAY.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 20-FT WINDS OF 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS
  BETWEEN 35 AND 40 MPH THURSDAY. SOUTHWEST 20-FT WINDS 20 TO
  25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH FRIDAY.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...DAYTIME MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES
  WILL LOWER TO BETWEEN 5 AND 14 PERCENT THURSDAY. RELATIVE
  HUMIDITY VALUES FRIDAY WILL RANGE BETWEEN 7 AND 15 PERCENT
  FRIDAY.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP OR ARE ONGOING WILL HAVE THE
  POTENTIAL TO SPREAD RAPIDLY.

* FOR A DETAILED VIEW OF THE HAZARD AREA...VISIT
  WEATHER.GOV/TUCSON AND CLICK ON THE DETAILED HAZARDS TAB.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE
EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP. A COMBINATION
OF STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND DRY VEGETATION WILL
CREATE THE POTENTIAL FOR RAPID AND ERRATIC FIRE GROWTH.

PLEASE ADVISE THE APPROPRIATE OFFICIALS OR FIRE CREWS IN THE FIELD
OF THE RED FLAG WARNING FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST ARIZONA.

&&

$$

AZZ150-051300-
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/O.NEW.KTWC.FW.W.0011.160505T1900Z-160506T0300Z/
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 150
WESTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY-
TOHONO O`ODHAM NATION-TDC-
319 PM MST WED MAY 4 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 8 PM MST THURSDAY FOR
STRONG AND GUSTY WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND A HIGH FIRE
DANGER FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 150 INCLUDING WESTERN PIMA...TOHONO
OODHAM NATION AND SOUTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTIES...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TUCSON HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 8 PM MST THURSDAY. THE
FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 150.

* TIMING...12 PM THROUGH 8 PM THURSDAY.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 20-FT WINDS OF 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS
  BETWEEN 35 AND 40 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...DAYTIME MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES
  WILL LOWER TO BETWEEN 5 AND 14 PERCENT THURSDAY.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP OR ARE ONGOING WILL HAVE THE
  POTENTIAL TO SPREAD RAPIDLY.

* FOR A DETAILED VIEW OF THE HAZARD AREA...VISIT
  WEATHER.GOV/TUCSON AND CLICK ON THE DETAILED HAZARDS TAB.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE
EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP. A COMBINATION
OF STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND DRY VEGETATION WILL
CREATE THE POTENTIAL FOR RAPID AND ERRATIC FIRE GROWTH.

PLEASE ADVISE THE APPROPRIATE OFFICIALS OR FIRE CREWS IN THE FIELD
OF THE RED FLAG WARNING FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST ARIZONA.

&&

$$

AZZ152-153-051300-
/O.UPG.KTWC.FW.A.0010.160506T1900Z-160507T0300Z/
/O.NEW.KTWC.FW.W.0012.160506T1900Z-160507T0300Z/
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 152
SOUTHERN GRAHAM COUNTY-CENTRAL AND EASTERN COCHISE COUNTY-
SOUTHERN GREENLEE COUNTY-
LOWER ELEVATIONS OF THE SAN CARLOS APACHE NATION
IN GRAHAM COUNTY-CORONADO NF-SAFFORD BLM-TDC-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 153
NORTHERN GRAHAM COUNTY-NORTHERN GREENLEE COUNTY-
WHITE AND GILA MOUNTAINS-APACHE SITGREAVES NF-SDC-
319 PM MST WED MAY 4 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 8 PM MST FRIDAY FOR
STRONG AND GUSTY WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND A HIGH FIRE
DANGER FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 152 AND SOUTHERN PORTIONS OF ZONE
153 INCLUDING EASTERN COCHISE...GRAHAM AND SOUTHERN GREENLEE
COUNTIES...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TUCSON HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 8 PM MST FRIDAY. THE
FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 152 AND SOUTHERN FIRE WEATHER
  ZONE 153.

* TIMING...12 PM THROUGH 8 PM FRIDAY.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 20-FT WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45
  MPH FRIDAY.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...DAYTIME MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES
  FRIDAY WILL RANGE BETWEEN 5 AND 14 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP OR ARE ONGOING WILL HAVE THE
  POTENTIAL TO SPREAD RAPIDLY.

* FOR A DETAILED VIEW OF THE HAZARD AREA...VISIT
  WEATHER.GOV/TUCSON AND CLICK ON THE DETAILED HAZARDS TAB.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP. A
COMBINATION OF STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND DRY
VEGETATION WILL CREATE THE POTENTIAL FOR RAPID AND ERRATIC FIRE
GROWTH.

PLEASE ADVISE THE APPROPRIATE OFFICIALS OR FIRE CREWS IN THE
FIELD OF THE RED FLAG WARNING FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST ARIZONA.

&&

$$

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