Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Las Vegas, NV

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Las Vegas NV
241 AM PST Wed Dec 13 2017

AZZ101-CAZ229-NVZ466-140000-
/O.NEW.KVEF.FW.A.0008.171214T1600Z-171215T0200Z/
Lake Mead NRA/Colorado River-AZ side-Lower Colorado River Valley-
Lake Mead NRA/Colorado River-NV side-
241 AM PST Wed Dec 13 2017 /341 AM MST Wed Dec 13 2017/

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON FOR STRONG NORTH WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITY...

The National Weather Service in Las Vegas has issued a Fire
Weather Watch, which is in effect from Thursday morning through
Thursday afternoon for the Colorado River Valley.

* AFFECTED AREA...In Arizona...Fire weather zone 101.In
  California...Fire weather zone 229.In Nevada...Fire weather
  zone 466.

* TIMING...Winds will increase Thursday morning, peak in the late
  morning and early afternoon before decreasing by evening time.

* WIND...North 20 to 30 MPH with gusts up to 50 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...10 to 15 percent.

* 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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