Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Midland/Odessa, TX
WWUS84 KMAF 262052
URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Midland/Odessa TX
252 PM CST Sun Feb 26 2017
...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON FOR WINDY
AND DRY CONDITIONS ACROSS THE GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS...
.Critical fire weather conditions will continue across the
Guadalupe Mountains this afternoon, as relative humidity values
have dropped below 15 percent, and strong winds are expected to
152 PM MST Sun Feb 26 2017
...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST THIS
AFTERNOON FOR RELATIVE HUMIDITY OF 15 PERCENT OR LESS, 20 FOOT
WINDS OF 20 MPH OR MORE AND HIGH FIRE DANGER...
* HUMIDITY: 10 to 15 percent.
* FIRE DANGER: High to very high.
* IMPACTS...Any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
Outdoor burning is not recommended.
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 can contribute
to dangerous fire behavior.