Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Amarillo, TX

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
511 AM CDT TUE APR 22 2014

OKZ001-TXZ001-006-011-016-222200-
/O.UPG.KAMA.FW.A.0016.140423T1700Z-140424T0300Z/
/O.NEW.KAMA.FW.W.0017.140423T1700Z-140424T0300Z/
CIMARRON-DALLAM-HARTLEY-OLDHAM-DEAF SMITH-
511 AM CDT TUE APR 22 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 10 PM CDT WEDNESDAY
FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FAR WESTERN
PANHANDLES...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN AMARILLO HAS UPGRADED THE FIRE
WEATHER WATCH TO A RED FLAG WARNING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW
RELATIVE HUMIDITY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 10 PM CDT
WEDNESDAY.

* AFFECTED AREA...IN OKLAHOMA...CIMARRON. IN TEXAS...DALLAM...
  HARTLEY...OLDHAM AND DEAF SMITH.

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

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...9 TO 15 PERCENT.

* TIMING...NOON TO 10 PM ON WEDNESDAY.

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.

&&

$$

OKZ002-222200-
/O.EXA.KAMA.FW.A.0016.140423T1700Z-140424T0300Z/
TEXAS-
511 AM CDT TUE APR 22 2014

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR
THE CENTRAL OKLAHOMA PANHANDLE...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN AMARILLO HAS ISSUED A FIRE
WEATHER WATCH FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...WHICH
IS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING.

* AFFECTED AREA...IN OKLAHOMA...TEXAS.

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

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...9 TO 15 PERCENT.

* TIMING...NOON TO 10 PM ON WEDNESDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH MEANS THAT THE POTENTIAL FOR CRITICAL FIRE
WEATHER CONDITIONS EXISTS. LISTEN FOR LATER FORECASTS AND
POSSIBLE RED FLAG WARNINGS.

&&

$$

TXZ002-007-012-017-222200-
/O.CON.KAMA.FW.A.0016.140423T1700Z-140424T0300Z/
SHERMAN-MOORE-POTTER-RANDALL-
511 AM CDT TUE APR 22 2014

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITY FROM SHERMAN COUNTY SOUTH TO RANDALL COUNTY...

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

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

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...9 TO 15 PERCENT.

* TIMING...NOON TO 10 PM ON WEDNESDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH MEANS THAT THE POTENTIAL FOR CRITICAL FIRE
WEATHER CONDITIONS EXISTS. LISTEN FOR LATER FORECASTS AND
POSSIBLE RED FLAG WARNINGS.

&&

$$

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




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