Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
847 PM CDT WED AUG 20 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING CONDITIONS EXPECTED FOR THE WESTERN BRUSH
COUNTRY THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING...

.THE COMBINATION OF DRY FUELS...20 FOOT WIND SPEEDS BETWEEN
15 AND 25 MPH WITH GUSTS BETWEEN 25 AND 30 MPH AT TIMES...AND LOW
HUMIDITY VALUES ARE EXPECTED TO RESULT IN CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER
CONDITIONS THURSDAY AFTERNOON OVER WEBB AND LA SALLE COUNTIES.

TXZ229-239-211000-
/O.CON.KCRP.FW.A.0003.140821T1900Z-140822T0100Z/
LA SALLE-WEBB-
847 PM CDT WED AUG 20 2014

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING FOR DRY FUELS...GUSTY WINDS AND LOW
RELATIVE HUMIDITY...

* AFFECTED AREA...LA SALLE COUNTY.

* TIMING...EARLY AFTERNOON THROUGH MID EVENING.

* WIND...SOUTHEAST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO NEAR 30 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES AROUND 25 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...FIRES WILL LIKELY SPREAD RAPIDLY. SUBSTANTIAL
  RESISTANCE TO CONTROL EFFORTS WILL OCCUR.

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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