Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Oklahoma City, OK

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Norman OK
323 PM CST Sun Jan 21 2018

...Critical to Extreme Fire Weather conditions This Afternoon
into Early Evening across western Oklahoma and all of western
north Texas...

.The combination of gusty winds, warm and dry weather, and dry
vegetation will continue to cause Critical to Extreme Fire
Weather conditions through early evening. Critical Fire Weather
conditions are likely again on Monday across western north Texas
and southwestern Oklahoma due to dry and windy weather.

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323 PM CST Sun Jan 21 2018

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CST THIS EVENING
FOR WINDY CONDITIONS... WARM TEMPERATURES AND LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITY FOR southwest Oklahoma and western north Texas...
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT MONDAY AFTERNOON FOR
southwest Oklahoma and western north Texas...

* TIMING... Through 8 PM this evening then again Monday afternoon.

* WINDS...Southwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 45 mph through
  this evening. Northwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts over 35 mph on
  Monday.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...As low as 10 percent both today and
  Monday.

* TEMPERATURE...Highs 65 to 75 this afternoon. Highs 53 to 58 on
  Monday.

* IMPACTS...Fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
  Outdoor burning is strongly discouraged.

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 can
contribute to extreme fire behavior.

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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323 PM CST Sun Jan 21 2018

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CST THIS EVENING
FOR WINDY CONDITIONS... WARM TEMPERATURES AND LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITY FOR parts of western into central Oklahoma...

* TIMING...Through 8 pm today.

* WINDS...Southwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 45 mph. Winds
  will shift to the northwest between 6 pm today and 3 am
  tonight.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...As low as 18 percent.

* TEMPERATURE...Highs lower 60s to near 70.

* IMPACTS...Fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
  Outdoor burning is strongly discouraged.

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 can
contribute to extreme fire behavior.

&&

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