Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Amarillo, TX

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WWUS84 KAMA 230853
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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
353 AM CDT MON MAR 23 2015

OKZ001-TXZ001-006-007-013-018-231000-
/O.CAN.KAMA.FW.A.0002.150323T1700Z-150324T0200Z/
CIMARRON-DALLAM-HARTLEY-MOORE-CARSON-ARMSTRONG-
353 AM CDT MON MAR 23 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS CANCELLED FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW
RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR THE WESTERN OKLAHOMA PANHANDLE AS WELL
AS THE NORTHWESTERN AND SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS PANHANDLE...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN AMARILLO HAS CANCELLED THE FIRE
WEATHER WATCH.

ALTHOUGH WIDESPREAD CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE NO LONGER
EXPECTED....ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON
AND EARLY THIS EVENING ACROSS THIS AREA.

$$

TXZ012-017-232130-
/O.UPG.KAMA.FW.A.0002.150323T1700Z-150324T0200Z/
/O.EXA.KAMA.FW.W.0003.150323T1700Z-150324T0200Z/
POTTER-RANDALL-
353 AM CDT MON MAR 23 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 9 PM CDT THIS
EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR THE SOUTH
CENTRAL TEXAS PANHANDLE...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN AMARILLO HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...WHICH IS IN
EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 9 PM CDT THIS EVENING. THE FIRE WEATHER
WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT FOR THIS AREA.

* AFFECTED AREA...IN TEXAS...POTTER AND RANDALL.

* 20 FOOT WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30
  MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...10 TO 15 PERCENT.

* TIMING...NOON THROUGH 9 PM MONDAY.

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 WILL
CREATE FAVORABLE WEATHER FOR RAPID FIRE GROWTH AND SPREAD. AVOID
ACTIVITIES THAT PROMOTE OPEN FLAMES AND SPARKS.

&&

$$

TXZ011-016-232130-
/O.CON.KAMA.FW.W.0003.150323T1700Z-150324T0200Z/
OLDHAM-DEAF SMITH-
353 AM CDT MON MAR 23 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 9 PM CDT
THIS EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR THE
SOUTHWESTERN TEXAS PANHANDLE...

* AFFECTED AREA...IN TEXAS...OLDHAM AND DEAF SMITH.

* 20 FOOT WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35
  MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...9 TO 12 PERCENT.

* TIMING...NOON THROUGH 9 PM MONDAY.

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 WILL
CREATE FAVORABLE WEATHER FOR RAPID FIRE GROWTH AND SPREAD. AVOID
ACTIVITIES THAT PROMOTE OPEN FLAMES AND SPARKS.

&&

$$

FOR MORE INFORMATION FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE VISIT...
HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/AMA (ALL LOWER CASE)

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