Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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WWUS84 KCRP 202132
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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
332 PM CST FRI JAN 20 2017

...HIGH FIRE DANGER RISK LATE SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY
AFTERNOON OVER SOUTH TEXAS...

.A FRONTAL BOUNDARY WILL MOVE RAPIDLY ACROSS SOUTH TEXAS SATURDAY
NIGHT THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY MORNING. VERY STRONG WINDS AND LOW
RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL DEVELOP BEHIND THE FRONT...RESULTING IN
CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ACROSS SOUTH TEXAS.

TXZ229>234-239>247-211200-
/O.CON.KCRP.FW.A.0001.170122T1600Z-170123T0000Z/
LA SALLE-MCMULLEN-LIVE OAK-BEE-GOLIAD-VICTORIA-WEBB-DUVAL-
JIM WELLS-KLEBERG-NUECES-SAN PATRICIO-ARANSAS-REFUGIO-CALHOUN-
332 PM CST FRI JAN 20 2017

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING
THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON FOR VERY STRONG WIND LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITY FOR SOUTH TEXAS...

* AFFECTED AREA...LA SALLE...MCMULLEN...LIVE OAK...BEE...
  GOLIAD...VICTORIA...WEBB...DUVAL...JIM WELLS...KLEBERG...
  NUECES...SAN PATRICIO...ARANSAS...REFUGIO...CALHOUN.

* TIMING...STRONG WEST TO NORTHWEST WIND AND CRITICALLY LOW
  RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES ARE EXPECTED TO COMMENCE DURING THE
  LATE MORNING HOURS SUNDAY. THIS CONDITION IS EXPECTED TO
  CONTINUE THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON.

* WIND...WEST TO NORTHWEST WIND 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40
  TO 50 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES 15 TO 20 PERCENT
  OVER THE RIO GRAND PLAINS TO 25 TO 35 PERCENT OVER THE
  COASTAL BEND AND OVER THE VICTORIA CROSSROADS.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE FORECAST TO OCCUR. LISTEN FOR LATER FORECASTS AND POSSIBLE
RED FLAG WARNINGS.

&&

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