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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Amarillo TX
418 AM CST Tue Jan 23 2018

OKZ001>003-TXZ001>005-232300-
/O.NEW.KAMA.FW.A.0004.180125T1800Z-180126T0000Z/
Cimarron-Texas-Beaver-Dallam-Sherman-Hansford-Ochiltree-Lipscomb-
418 AM CST Tue Jan 23 2018

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT THURSDAY AFTERNOON FOR STRONG
WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR THE OKLAHOMA PANHANDLE AND THE
NORTHERN TEXAS PANHANDLE FROM 12 PM CST THROUGH 6 PM CST THURSDAY...

The National Weather Service in Amarillo has issued a Fire
Weather Watch for strong winds and low relative humidity, which
is in effect Thursday afternoon.

* Affected Area...In Oklahoma...Cimarron...Texas and Beaver. In
  Texas...Dallam...Sherman...Hansford...Ochiltree and Lipscomb.

* 20 Foot Winds...Southwest 20 mph.

* Relative Humidity...10 to 15 percent.

* Timing...Critical Fire Weather conditions expected between 12 PM
  and 6 PM CST on Thursday.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Fire Weather Watch means that the potential for critical fire
weather conditions exists. Listen for later forecasts and
possible red flag warnings.

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For more information from the National Weather Service visit...
www.weather.gov/ama


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
244 AM MST Tue Jan 23 2018

NMZ501>540-241130-
Northwest Plateau-Chuska Mountains-Far Northwest Highlands-
Northwest Highlands-West Central Plateau-West Central Mountains-
West Central Highlands-Southwest Mountains-
San Francisco River Valley-San Juan Mountains-Jemez Mountains-
West Slopes Sangre de Cristo Mountains-
Northern Sangre de Cristos above 9500 feet/Red River-
Southern Sangre de Cristos above 9500 feet-
East Slopes Sangre de Cristo Mountains-Upper Rio Grande Valley-
Lower Chama River Valley-Santa Fe Metro Area-
Middle Rio Grande Valley/Albuquerque Metro Area-
Lower Rio Grande Valley-Sandia/Manzano Mountains-Estancia Valley-
Central Highlands-South Central Highlands-Upper Tularosa Valley-
South Central Mountains-Raton Ridge/Johnson Mesa-
Far Northeast Highlands-Northeast Highlands-Union County-
Harding County-Eastern San Miguel County-Guadalupe County-
Quay County-Curry County-Roosevelt County-De Baca County-
Chaves County Plains-Eastern Lincoln County-Southwest Chaves County-
244 AM MST Tue Jan 23 2018

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of north and central
New Mexico.

.DAY ONE...Tonight

No hazardous weather is expected.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

A Pacific storm system moving east through Colorado is forecast to
result in increasing southwest winds on Thursday, especially for
eastern areas. The associated dry cold front will move through New
Mexico on Friday, resulting in gusty west and northwest winds along
with cooler temperatures.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

$$

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service GRAND JUNCTION CO
529 AM MST Mon Jan 22 2018

COZ001>014-017>023-UTZ022>025-027>029-231300-
Lower Yampa River Basin-Central Yampa River Basin-
Roan and Tavaputs Plateaus-Elkhead and Park Mountains-
Upper Yampa River Basin-Grand Valley-Debeque to Silt Corridor-
Central Colorado River Basin-Grand and Battlement Mesas-
Gore and Elk Mountains/Central Mountain Valleys-
Central Gunnison and Uncompahgre River Basin-
West Elk and Sawatch Mountains-Flat Tops-
Upper Gunnison River Valley-Uncompahgre Plateau and Dallas Divide-
Northwest San Juan Mountains-Southwest San Juan Mountains-
Paradox Valley/Lower Dolores River-
Four Corners/Upper Dolores River-Animas River Basin-
San Juan River Basin-Southeast Utah-Eastern Uinta Mountains-
Eastern Uinta Basin-Tavaputs Plateau-Arches/Grand Flat-
La Sal and Abajo Mountains-Canyonlands/Natural Bridges-
529 AM MST Mon Jan 22 2018

This hazardous weather outlook is for eastern Utah and western
Colorado.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

A weak disturbance will bring some snow to the northern mountains
later this evening and overnight. A few inches of new is expected.
THe rest of the area will see variable cloudiness with some cool
temperatures.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday

The next chance for precipitation will be Thursday night as the
next system moves through.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

$$

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