Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Amarillo, TX

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Amarillo TX
340 AM CST Fri Nov 17 2017

TXZ011>014-016>020-180000-
/O.CON.KAMA.FW.W.0016.171117T1700Z-171118T0000Z/
Oldham-Potter-Carson-Gray-Deaf Smith-Randall-Armstrong-Donley-
Collingsworth-
340 AM CST Fri Nov 17 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO
6 PM CST THIS EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY
ACROSS PARTS OF THE SOUTHERN TEXAS PANHANDLE...

* Affected Area...In Texas...Oldham...Potter...Carson...Gray...
  Deaf Smith...Randall...Armstrong...Donley and Collingsworth.

* 20 Foot Winds...Southwest 25 to 35 mph with gusts near 50 mph.

* Relative Humidity...As low as 14 percent.

* Timing...Between 11 AM CST and 6 PM CST.

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.

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For more information from the National Weather Service visit...
www.weather.gov/ama



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