Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
922 PM AKDT SAT MAY 23 2015


AKZ221-222-225-240630-
/O.CAN.PAFG.FW.W.0005.000000T0000Z-150524T0600Z/
CENTRAL INTERIOR-MIDDLE TANANA VALLEY-DENALI-
922 PM AKDT SAT MAY 23 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IS CANCELLED FOR STRONG WIND AND LOW HUMIDITY
FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 221...222 AND 225...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN FAIRBANKS HAS CANCELLED THE RED
FLAG WARNING.

HUMIDITIES WILL RECOVER TO ABOVE 15 PERCENT BY 10 PM AKDT THIS
EVENING AND CONTINUE TO RISE DURING THE OVERNIGHT HOURS.

$$

AKZ220-241800-
/O.CON.PAFG.FW.W.0005.000000T0000Z-150525T0700Z/
YUKON FLATS AND SURROUNDING UPLANDS-
922 PM AKDT SAT MAY 23 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM AKDT SUNDAY FOR
LOW HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 220...

* HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 13 PERCENT.

* TIMING...RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL RECOVER TO ABOVE 15 PERCENT BY
  10 PM AKDT TONIGHT. RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL FALL BELOW 15
  PERCENT BY 2 PM AKDT SUNDAY AFTERNOON.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CONDITIONS ARE OCCURRING OR WILL
OCCUR WHICH COULD LEAD TO THE DEVELOPMENT OF LARGE AND DANGEROUS
FIRES. IT IS DIRECTED TOWARD FIRE AGENCIES...AND THROUGH THEM...
TO THE PUBLIC.

PLEASE ADVISE THE APPROPRIATE OFFICIALS OR FIRE CREWS IN THE
FIELD OF THIS RED FLAG WARNING.

&&

$$

AKZ223-241800-
/O.CON.PAFG.FW.W.0005.000000T0000Z-150525T0600Z/
DELTANA AND TANANA FLATS-
922 PM AKDT SAT MAY 23 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM AKDT SUNDAY FOR
STRONG WIND AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 223...

* HIGHEST THREAT...NEAR SOUTH OF BIRCH LAKE

* WIND...SOUTH WINDS GUSTING TO 25 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 10 PERCENT.

* TIMING...HUMIDITIES WILL RECOVER TO ABOVE 15 PERCENT BY 10
  PM AKDT THIS EVENING. HUMIDITIES WILL AGAIN FALL TO LESS THAN
  15 PERCENT SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE THROUGH THE EARLY
  EVENING HOURS SUNDAY.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CONDITIONS ARE OCCURRING OR WILL
OCCUR WHICH COULD LEAD TO THE DEVELOPMENT OF LARGE AND DANGEROUS
FIRES. IT IS DIRECTED TOWARD FIRE AGENCIES...AND THROUGH THEM...
TO THE PUBLIC.

PLEASE ADVISE THE APPROPRIATE OFFICIALS OR FIRE CREWS IN THE
FIELD OF THIS RED FLAG WARNING.

&&

$$

AKZ224-241800-
/O.CON.PAFG.FW.W.0005.000000T0000Z-150525T0600Z/
UPPER TANANA VALLEY AND THE FORTYMILE COUNTRY-
922 PM AKDT SAT MAY 23 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM AKDT SUNDAY FOR
LOW HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 224...

* HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 10 PERCENT.

* TIMING...RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL RECOVER ABOVE 15 PERCENT BY
  10 PM AKDT TONIGHT. RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL FALL TO AS LOW
  AS 10 PERCENT AFTER 2 PM AKDT SUNDAY AFTERNOON. HUMIDITIES
  WILL RECOVER TO ABOVE 15 PERCENT BY 10 PM AKDT SUNDAY.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CONDITIONS ARE OCCURRING OR WILL
OCCUR WHICH COULD LEAD TO THE DEVELOPMENT OF LARGE AND DANGEROUS
FIRES. IT IS DIRECTED TOWARD FIRE AGENCIES...AND THROUGH THEM...
TO THE PUBLIC.

PLEASE ADVISE THE APPROPRIATE OFFICIALS OR FIRE CREWS IN THE
FIELD OF THIS RED FLAG WARNING.

&&

$$

AKZ226-241800-
/O.CON.PAFG.FW.W.0005.000000T0000Z-150525T0600Z/
EASTERN ALASKA RANGE-
922 PM AKDT SAT MAY 23 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM AKDT SUNDAY FOR
STRONG WIND AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 226...

* WIND...SOUTH WINDS GUSTING TO 30 MPH IN PASSES WEST OF THE TOK
  CUTOFF.

* HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 10 PERCENT.

* TIMING...RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL RECOVER ABOVE 15 PERCENT BY
  10 PM AKDT TONIGHT...HOWEVER RECOVERY WILL BE LIMITED TO
  AROUND 30 PERCENT AS WINDS CONTINUE THROUGH THE NIGHT.
  HUMIDITIES WILL FILL TO AS LOW AS 10 PERCENT AFTER 2 PM
  AKDT SUNDAY AND RECOVER TO ABOVE 15 PERCENT BY 10 PM
  AKDT SUNDAY.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CONDITIONS ARE OCCURRING OR WILL
OCCUR WHICH COULD LEAD TO THE DEVELOPMENT OF LARGE AND DANGEROUS
FIRES. IT IS DIRECTED TOWARD FIRE AGENCIES...AND THROUGH THEM...
TO THE PUBLIC.

PLEASE ADVISE THE APPROPRIATE OFFICIALS OR FIRE CREWS IN THE
FIELD OF THIS RED FLAG WARNING.

&&

$$


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