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WWMY80 PGUM 230146
RFWMY

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Tiyan GU
1106 AM ChST Tue Jan 23 2018

...ONGOING DRY CONDITIONS AND FRESH WINDS WILL PROLONG INCREASED
FIRE DANGER THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.PERSISTENT DRY WEATHER HAS ALLOWED FUEL MOISTURE TO DECREASE
SIGNIFICANTLY OVER THE PAST WEEK WHICH INCREASED FIRE DANGER
ACROSS THE ISLAND. FRESH TRADE WINDS THIS AFTERNOON WILL CAUSE
ANY FIRE THAT MAY DEVELOP TO SPREAD QUICKLY.

GUZ001-230800-
/O.NEW.PGUM.FW.A.0005.180123T0146Z-180123T0800Z/
Guam-
1106 AM ChST Tue Jan 23 2018

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM THIS EVENING
FOR GUAM...

* AFFECTED AREA...Guam, particularly the southern and central
  mountains.

* WIND...East at 15 to 20 mph with gusts to 25 mph

* HUMIDITY...Near 60 percent

* THUNDERSTORMS...Not expected

* IMPACTS...any fires that developed will likely spread rapidly
  and could ignite spot fires downwind especially along east-
  facing slopes. 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.

&&

$$

Chan


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