Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Midland/Odessa, TX

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
1043 PM CDT WED APR 27 2016

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING FOR RELATIVE HUMIDITY OF 15 PERCENT OR
LESS...20 FOOT WINDS OF 20 MPH OR MORE...AND HIGH TO EXTREME FIRE
DANGER FOR THE GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS AND SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO PLAINS...

.AFTER POOR RECOVERY AREAWIDE TONIGHT...TEMPERATURES WILL INCREASE
TO NEAR 10 DEGREES ABOVE NORMAL THURSDAY AFTERNOON.  THIS WILL
ALLOW RH/S TO DROP TO 5 TO 10 PERCENT AREAWIDE THURSDAY AFTERNOON.
SINCE 20 FOOT WINDS MAY RISE TO 20 MPH SUSTAINED IN THE GUADALUPES
AND SE NM PLAINS...A FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS IN EFFECT THURSDAY
AFTERNOON AND EVENING THERE.

NMZ114-115-TXZ258-281200-
/O.CON.KMAF.FW.A.0024.160428T1700Z-160429T0300Z/
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS-SOUTHEAST PLAINS-
1043 PM CDT WED APR 27 2016 /943 PM MDT WED APR 27 2016/

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING FOR RELATIVE HUMIDITY OF 15 PERCENT OR
LESS...20 FOOT WINDS OF 20 MPH OR MORE...AND HIGH TO EXTREME FIRE
DANGER...

* TEMPERATURES...5 TO 10 DEGREES ABOVE NORMAL.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...5 TO 10 PERCENT.

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

&&

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE FORECAST TO OCCUR. LISTEN FOR LATER FORECASTS AND POSSIBLE
RED FLAG WARNINGS.

&&

$$



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