Rangeland Fire Danger Forecast
Issued by NWS Amarillo, TX

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Fire Danger Statement
National Weather Service Amarillo TX
433 AM CDT Fri Mar 17 2017

OKZ001-002-TXZ001>003-006>008-011>013-016>018-180000-
Cimarron-Texas-Dallam-Sherman-Hansford-Hartley-Moore-Hutchinson-
Oldham-Potter-Carson-Deaf Smith-Randall-Armstrong-
Including the cities of Boise City, Keyes, Guymon, Dalhart,
Stratford, Spearman, Gruver, Hartley, Channing, Dumas, Borger,
Vega, Amarillo, Panhandle, White Deer, Hereford, Canyon,
and Claude
433 AM CDT Fri Mar 17 2017

...ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS EXPECTED ACROSS THE WESTERN
AND CENTRAL TEXAS AND OKLAHOMA PANHANDLES THIS AFTERNOON...

* Affected Area...the western and central Texas and Oklahoma
  Panhandles.

* 20 Foot Winds...A cold front will move through the Texas and
  Oklahoma Panhandles this morning with winds shifting to the
  north and northeast and increasing to 15 to 25 mph with gusts to
  near 30 to 35 mph.

* Relative Humidity...minimum relative humidity values of 15 to 20
  percent.

* Timing...elevated fire weather conditions are expected to begin
  around 12 PM this afternoon and end around 7 PM this evening.

Outdoor burning and activities that cause open sparks or flames
are discouraged. Fire and emergency officials should be aware that
weather conditions will be favorable for the development of
large grass fires.

$$

Schneider



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