Rangeland Fire Danger Forecast
Issued by NWS Midland/Odessa, TX

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Fire Danger Statement
National Weather Service Midland/Odessa TX
350 AM CDT Wed Sep 20 2017

...ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON FOR
THE GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS AND SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO PLAINS...

Weather conditions will be favorable for fire spread in wildland
grasses.

* Relative humidity: 15 to 20 percent.

* Wind: West 20 to 25 mph in the Guadalupe Mountains. Southwest to
  west 12 to 17 mph in the southeast New Mexico plains.

* Temperature: 10 to 15 degrees above normal.

* Fuels: Dry.

* Timing: This afternoon.

Outdoor burning and activities that cause open sparks or flames
are discouraged. Fire and emergency officials should be aware
that weather conditions will be favorable for the development of
wind-driven grass fires.

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