Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Midland/Odessa, TX
WWUS84 KMAF 270906
URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Midland/Odessa TX
406 AM CDT Mon Mar 27 2017
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH FOR WARM, DRY AND WINDY CONDITIONS ALONG AND
WEST OF A SEMINOLE TO FORT STOCKTON LINE TUESDAY AFTERNOON...
.Yet another upper level storm system will move over the region
Tuesday night. Strong southwest to west winds could combine with
high temperatures 5 to 10 degrees above normal, and minimum
relative humidity around 15 percent to possibly result in critical
fire weather conditions along and west of a Seminole to Fort
Guadalupe Mountains-Southeast Plains-Gaines-Andrews-
Van Horn and Highway 54 Corridor-
Reeves County and Upper Trans Pecos-Loving-Winkler-Ward-
Davis/Apache Mountains Area-Pecos-Marfa Plateau-
406 AM CDT Mon Mar 27 2017 /306 AM MDT Mon Mar 27 2017/
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING FOR RELATIVE HUMIDITY OF 15% OR LESS, 20 FOOT
WINDS OF 20 MPH OR GREATER, AND HIGH TO VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER...
* WIND...Mountains, west 25 to 45 mph with higher gusts.
Plains, southwest to west 20 to 35 mph with higher gusts.
* HUMIDITY...12 to 15%.
* IMPACTS...any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
Outdoor burning is not recommended.
A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible
Red Flag Warnings.