Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Oklahoma City, OK

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Norman OK
217 PM CDT Sun Mar 26 2017

...Critical fire weather expected late this afternoon through
early this evening...

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217 PM CDT Sun Mar 26 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT THIS EVENING
FOR WINDY CONDITIONS... WARM TEMPERATURES AND LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITY FOR SOUTHWESTERN OKLAHOMA AND WESTERN NORTH TEXAS...

* WIND...Southwest winds 20 to 25 mph with gusts over 30 mph.

* HUMIDITY...12 to 20 percent.

* TEMPERATURE...76 to 84 degrees.

* IMPACTS...any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
  Outdoor burning is not recommended.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Red Flag Warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now, or will shortly. A combination of
strong winds, low relative humidity, and warm temperatures can
contribute to extreme fire behavior.

&&

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