Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
344 AM MDT SUN APR 24 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 8 PM MDT TODAY FOR THE
SANDIA...MANZANO AND GALLINAS MOUNTAINS BELOW ANY SNOW PACK...THE
NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS AND PLAINS AND EAST CENTRAL PLAINS DUE TO
STRONG WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY...

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM TO 9 PM MDT MONDAY FOR ALL
BUT THE NORTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS DUE TO STRONG WINDS AND LOW
HUMIDITY...

.DRY AND UNSTABLE CONDITIONS WITH STRONG WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS
WILL SHIFT INTO EASTERN NEW MEXICO TODAY...WHERE CRITICAL
CONDITIONS ARE LIKELY. WIDESPREAD CRITICAL CONDITIONS FOR ALL BUT
THE NORTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS ARE EXPECTED MONDAY AFTERNOON AND
EVENING.

NMZ103-104-107-108-250200-
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/O.NEW.KABQ.FW.W.0019.160425T1900Z-160426T0300Z/
/O.CON.KABQ.FW.W.0018.160424T1800Z-160425T0200Z/
NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-NORTHEAST PLAINS-
SANDIA...MANZANO AND GALLINAS MOUNTAINS-EAST CENTRAL PLAINS-
344 AM MDT SUN APR 24 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 8 PM MDT
THIS EVENING...
...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM TO 9 PM MDT MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBUQUERQUE HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM TO 9 PM MDT MONDAY. THE
FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* AREA AND TIMING...SANDIA...MANZANO AND GALLINAS MOUNTAINS BELOW
  ANY SNOW PACK...THE NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS AND THE NORTHEAST AND
  EAST CENTRAL PLAINS. CRITICAL CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP
  AROUND MIDDAY TODAY AND THEN DIMINISH EARLY THIS EVENING.
  CRITICAL CONDITIONS WILL RETURN MONDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

* 20 FOOT WINDS...WEST TO NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40
  MPH THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING. SOUTHWEST 20 TO 35 MPH
  WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH MONDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...7 TO 15 PERCENT THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY
  EVENING...AND AGAIN MONDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

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NMZ101-105-106-109-250200-
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/O.NEW.KABQ.FW.W.0019.160425T1900Z-160426T0300Z/
NORTHWEST PLATEAU-NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-MIDDLE RIO GRANDE VALLEY-
WEST CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-
344 AM MDT SUN APR 24 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM TO 9 PM MDT MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBUQUERQUE HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM TO 9 PM MDT MONDAY. THE
FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* AREA AND TIMING...NORTHWEST PLATEAU...NORTHWEST AND WEST CENTRAL
  HIGHLANDS AND THE MIDDLE RIO GRANDE VALLEY. CRITICAL CONDITIONS
  WILL DEVELOP AROUND MIDDAY MONDAY AND WILL BEGIN TO DIMINISH
  EARLY MONDAY EVENING.

* 20 FOOT WINDS...SOUTHWEST 20 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 OR 50
  MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...10 TO 15 PERCENT.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$



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