Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
302 PM MDT SAT APR 23 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM MDT THIS EVENING FOR THE
NORTHWEST PLATEAU AND HIGHLANDS BELOW ANY SNOW PACK AND THE MIDDLE
RIO GRANDE VALLEY DUE TO STRONG WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY...

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 8 PM MDT SUNDAY 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...

...A FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS IN EFFECT MONDAY AFTERNOON AND EARLY
EVENING FOR ALL AREAS EXCEPT THE NORTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS DUE TO
STRONG WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY...

.A COMBINATION OF STRONG WINDS...LOW HUMIDITIES...ABOVE NORMAL
TEMPERATURES...AND UNSTABLE CONDITIONS WILL CREATE CRITICAL FIRE
CONDITIONS INTO EARLY THIS EVENING FOR THE NORTHWEST PLATEAU AND
HIGHLANDS BELOW ANY SNOW PACK...AND THE MIDDLE RIO GRANDE VALLEY.
DRY AND UNSTABLE CONDITIONS WITH STRONG WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS
WILL SHIFT INTO EASTERN NEW MEXICO SUNDAY...WHERE CRITICAL
CONDITIONS ARE LIKELY. WIDESPREAD CRITICAL CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED
MONDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

NMZ103-240100-
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NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-
302 PM MDT SAT APR 23 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 8 PM MDT SUNDAY...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
MONDAY EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBUQUERQUE HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 8 PM MDT SUNDAY. A FIRE
WEATHER WATCH HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED. THIS FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS IN
EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY EVENING.

* AREA AND TIMING...NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS. CRITICAL CONDITIONS ARE
  EXPECTED TO DEVELOP AROUND MIDDAY SUNDAY AND THEN DIMINISH EARLY
  SUNDAY EVENING. CRITICAL CONDITIONS WILL RETURN MONDAY AFTERNOON
  AND EVENING.

* 20 FOOT WINDS...WEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH SUNDAY.
  SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH MONDAY.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...7 TO 12 PERCENT SUNDAY AND 10 TO 15 PERCENT
  MONDAY.

* 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 THE RED FLAG WARNING.

PLEASE ADVISE THE APPROPRIATE OFFICIALS OR FIRE CREWS IN THE
FIELD OF THIS FIRE WEATHER WATCH.

&&

$$

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NORTHWEST PLATEAU-NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-MIDDLE RIO GRANDE VALLEY-
302 PM MDT SAT APR 23 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM MDT THIS
EVENING...
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
MONDAY EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBUQUERQUE HAS ISSUED A FIRE
WEATHER WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
MONDAY EVENING.

* AREA AND TIMING...NORTHWEST PLATEAU AND NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS
  BELOW ANY SNOW PACK...AND THE MIDDLE RIO GRANDE. CRITICAL
  CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO PERSIST UNTIL EARLY THIS EVENING
  BEFORE DIMINISHING. CRITICAL CONDITIONS WILL RETURN MONDAY
  AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

* 20 FOOT WINDS...SOUTHWEST TO WEST 20 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
  AROUND 45 MPH INTO THIS EVENING AND AGAIN MONDAY AFTERNOON AND
  EVENING.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...10 TO 15 PERCENT INTO THIS 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.

PLEASE ADVISE THE APPROPRIATE OFFICIALS OR FIRE CREWS IN THE
FIELD OF THIS FIRE WEATHER WATCH.

&&

$$

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NORTHEAST PLAINS-SANDIA...MANZANO AND GALLINAS MOUNTAINS-
EAST CENTRAL PLAINS-
302 PM MDT SAT APR 23 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 8 PM MDT
SUNDAY...
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
MONDAY EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBUQUERQUE HAS ISSUED A FIRE
WEATHER WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
MONDAY EVENING.

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

* 20 FOOT WINDS...WEST TO NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40
  MPH INTO THIS EVENING. SOUTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45
  MPH MONDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...8 TO 15 PERCENT INTO THIS 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.

PLEASE ADVISE THE APPROPRIATE OFFICIALS OR FIRE CREWS IN THE
FIELD OF THIS FIRE WEATHER WATCH.

&&

$$

NMZ109-240100-
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WEST CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-
302 PM MDT SAT APR 23 2016

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
MONDAY EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBUQUERQUE HAS ISSUED A FIRE
WEATHER WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
MONDAY EVENING.

* AREA AND TIMING...WEST CENTRAL HIGHLANDS. CRITICAL CONDITIONS
  ARE EXPECTED MONDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

* 20 FOOT WINDS...SOUTHWEST AT 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...12 TO 18 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 FIRE WEATHER WATCH.

&&

$$


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