Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Oklahoma City, OK

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE...UPDATED
National Weather Service Norman OK
740 AM 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 cause Critical to Extreme Fire Weather conditions
this afternoon and 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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Jefferson-Hardeman-Foard-Wilbarger-Wichita-Knox-Baylor-Archer-
Clay-
740 AM CST Sun Jan 21 2018

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 8 PM CST
THIS EVENING FOR SOUTHWEST OKLAHOMA AND WESTERN NORTH TEXAS...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT MONDAY AFTERNOON FOR
SOUTHWEST OKLAHOMA AND WESTERN NORTH TEXAS...

* WINDS...Southwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 45 mph on
  Sunday. Northwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 45 mph on
  Monday.

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

* TEMPERATURE...Highs 60 to 75 on Sunday. Highs 53 to 63 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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740 AM CST Sun Jan 21 2018

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 8 PM CST
THIS EVENING FOR PARTS OF WESTERN INTO CENTRAL OKLAHOMA...

* TIMING...Between noon and 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.

&&

$$

MBS


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