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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
401 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING FOR THE FAR SOUTHERN TEXAS PANHANDLE...SOUTH
PLAINS AND ROLLING PLAINS FOR RELATIVE HUMIDITIES BELOW 15
PERCENT...WIND SPEEDS IN EXCESS OF 20 MPH AT THE 20 FOOT
LEVEL...AND A HIGH FIRE DANGER...

TXZ021>044-021100-
/O.CON.KLUB.FW.A.0001.150402T1700Z-150403T0200Z/
PARMER-CASTRO-SWISHER-BRISCOE-HALL-CHILDRESS-BAILEY-LAMB-HALE-
FLOYD-MOTLEY-COTTLE-COCHRAN-HOCKLEY-LUBBOCK-CROSBY-DICKENS-KING-
YOAKUM-TERRY-LYNN-GARZA-KENT-STONEWALL-
401 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING FOR THE FAR SOUTHERN TEXAS
PANHANDLE...SOUTH PLAINS AND ROLLING PLAINS FOR RELATIVE
HUMIDITIES BELOW 15 PERCENT...WIND SPEEDS IN EXCESS OF 20 MPH AT
THE 20 FOOT LEVEL...AND A HIGH FIRE DANGER...

* AFFECTED AREA...THE FAR SOUTHERN TEXAS PANHANDLE...SOUTH PLAINS
  AND ROLLING PLAINS.

* WIND...SUSTAINED FROM THE SOUTHWEST AT 20 TO 30 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...5 TO 15 PERCENT.

* FUELS...DRY AND CURED.

* TIMING...FROM MIDDAY THROUGH MID-EVENING.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP WILL LIKELY SPREAD RAPIDLY.
  OUTDOOR BURNING IS HIGHLY DISCOURAGED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE FORECAST TO OCCUR. LISTEN FOR LATER FORECASTS AND POSSIBLE
RED FLAG WARNINGS.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
239 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING FOR 20 FOOT WINDS OF 20 MPH OR MORE...RELATIVE
HUMIDITY OF 15 OR LESS...AND HIGH TO VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER FOR THE
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS...SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO PLAINS...VAN HORN AND THE
HIGHWAY 54 CORRIDOR...REEVES AND LOVING COUNTIES...AND PORTIONS OF
THE WESTERN LOW ROLLING PLAINS...

.AN UPPER LEVEL STORM SYSTEM WILL PASS TO THE NORTH OF WEST TEXAS AND
SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO THURSDAY.  BREEZY WEST WINDS ROUNDING THE BASE OF
THIS STORM SYSTEM MAY MIX DOWN TO THE SURFACE AND...  COMBINED WITH
VERY DRY AIR AND HIGH TO VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER...RESULT IN
CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS THURSDAY AND THURSDAY EVENING.

NMZ114-115-TXZ045-046-050-057>059-258-021200-
/O.CON.KMAF.FW.A.0002.150402T1600Z-150403T0500Z/
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS NP/LINCOLN NF/LNZ-
SOUTHEAST PLAINS/BLM ROSWELL/LNZ-GAINES-DAWSON-ANDREWS-
VAN HORN AND HIGHWAY 54 CORRIDOR-
REEVES COUNTY AND UPPER TRANS PECOS-LOVING-GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS-
239 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015 /139 PM MDT WED APR 1 2015/

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING
THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR THE
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS...SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO PLAINS...VAN HORN AND THE
HIGHWAY 54 CORRIDOR...REEVES AND LOVING COUNTIES...AND PORTIONS OF
THE WESTERN LOW ROLLING PLAINS...

* WIND...MOUNTAINS....THURSDAY...WEST 20 TO 25 MPH INCREASING TO
  SOUTHWEST 30 TO 40 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  THURSDAY EVENING...WEST
  25 TO 40 MPH.  PLAINS...SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...5 TO 10 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP WILL LIKELY SPREAD RAPIDLY.
  OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT RECOMMENDED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE FORECAST TO OCCUR.  LISTEN FOR LATER FORECASTS AND POSSIBLE
RED FLAG WARNINGS.

&&

$$

FOR MORE INFORMATION FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE VISIT...
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/MAF (ALL LOWER CASE)


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORMAN OK
1110 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

OKZ004>048-050>052-TXZ083>090-021800-
HARPER-WOODS-ALFALFA-GRANT-KAY-ELLIS-WOODWARD-MAJOR-GARFIELD-
NOBLE-ROGER MILLS-DEWEY-CUSTER-BLAINE-KINGFISHER-LOGAN-PAYNE-
BECKHAM-WASHITA-CADDO-CANADIAN-OKLAHOMA-LINCOLN-GRADY-MCCLAIN-
CLEVELAND-POTTAWATOMIE-SEMINOLE-HUGHES-HARMON-GREER-KIOWA-JACKSON-
TILLMAN-COMANCHE-STEPHENS-GARVIN-MURRAY-PONTOTOC-COAL-COTTON-
JEFFERSON-CARTER-JOHNSTON-ATOKA-LOVE-MARSHALL-BRYAN-HARDEMAN-
FOARD-WILBARGER-WICHITA-KNOX-BAYLOR-ARCHER-CLAY-
1110 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHERN...
WESTERN...CENTRAL...AND SOUTHERN OKLAHOMA...AND WESTERN NORTH
TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...THROUGH TONIGHT...

.THUNDERSTORMS...
AN ISOLATED STORM OR TWO WILL REMAIN POSSIBLE OVER MAINLY NORTH
CENTRAL OKLAHOMA. GUSTY WINDS MAY ACCOMPANY STORMS...BOTH AS
THEY INTENSIFY AND AS THE DECAY. STORMS WILL DIMINISH THROUGH
THE OVERNIGHT HOURS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...
A COLD FRONT WILL STALL OVER NORTHERN OKLAHOMA EARLY
THURSDAY...BUT WILL PUSH SOUTHWARD DURING THE AFTERNOON AND
EVENING. A FEW STRONG TO SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS MAY DEVELOP ALONG
THE FRONT DURING THE LATE AFTERNOON AND EVENING...ESPECIALLY
ALONG AND EAST OF A STILLWATER TO ARDMORE LINE. IF STORMS CAN
DEVELOP...INSTABILITY AND WIND SHEAR WOULD BE MORE THAN SUFFICIENT
FOR LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS.

THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE AGAIN LATE SATURDAY INTO SUNDAY...
ESPECIALLY ACROSS SOUTHERN OKLAHOMA. THE POTENTIAL FOR SEVERE STORMS
WILL INCREASE BY MONDAY...AND CONTINUE INTO THE LATTER PART OF NEXT
WEEK.

GET GRAPHICS AND MORE DETAILS AT WEATHER.GOV/NORMAN...AND FOLLOW
OUR WEATHER FORECAST OFFICE ON TWITTER AND FACEBOOK.

$$

AUSTIN

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
342 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

TXZ091>095-100>107-115>123-129>135-141>148-156>162-174-175-021200-
MONTAGUE-COOKE-GRAYSON-FANNIN-LAMAR-YOUNG-JACK-WISE-DENTON-COLLIN-
HUNT-DELTA-HOPKINS-STEPHENS-PALO PINTO-PARKER-TARRANT-DALLAS-
ROCKWALL-KAUFMAN-VAN ZANDT-RAINS-EASTLAND-ERATH-HOOD-SOMERVELL-
JOHNSON-ELLIS-HENDERSON-COMANCHE-MILLS-HAMILTON-BOSQUE-HILL-NAVARRO-
FREESTONE-ANDERSON-LAMPASAS-CORYELL-BELL-MCLENNAN-FALLS-LIMESTONE-
LEON-MILAM-ROBERTSON-
342 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.
THERE IS A CHANCE FOR THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS MUCH OF NORTH TEXAS LATE
THIS AFTERNOON AND THIS EVENING. SOME STORMS MAY BECOME STRONG TO
SEVERE AND PRODUCE LARGE HAIL...STRONG WINDS...AND FREQUENT CLOUD
TO GROUND LIGHTNING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.
THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE FOR STRONG TO SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ON
THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING...MAINLY FOR AREAS EAST OF THE
INTERSTATE 35 CORRIDOR AND NORTH OF THE INTERSTATE 20 CORRIDOR.
LARGE HAIL...DAMAGING WINDS...AND CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING WILL
BE THE MAIN HAZARDS.

THERE IS A CHANCE FOR THUNDERSTORMS FOR PARTS OF NORTH AND
CENTRAL TEXAS ON FRIDAY AND FROM SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
LIMITED SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE REQUESTED THROUGH THIS EVENING.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AUSTIN/SAN ANTONIO TX
250 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

TXZ171>173-183>194-202>209-217>225-228-021200-
LLANO-BURNET-WILLIAMSON-VAL VERDE-EDWARDS-REAL-KERR-BANDERA-
GILLESPIE-KENDALL-BLANCO-HAYS-TRAVIS-BASTROP-LEE-KINNEY-UVALDE-
MEDINA-BEXAR-COMAL-GUADALUPE-CALDWELL-FAYETTE-MAVERICK-ZAVALA-
FRIO-ATASCOSA-WILSON-KARNES-GONZALES-DE WITT-LAVACA-DIMMIT-
250 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE OF STRONG TO SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS THIS
AFTERNOON INTO EVENING. THE THREAT AREA WILL BE MAINLY LLANO...
BURNET AND WILLIAMSON COUNTIES. THE MAIN THREATS WILL BE LARGE
HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE OF STRONG TO SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS FRIDAY
AFTERNOON INTO EVENING. THE THREAT AREA IS MAINLY ALONG AND EAST
OF I-35. THE MAIN THREATS WILL BE LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS.

OTHERWISE...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED THIS AFTERNOON INTO EVENING AND
AGAIN FRIDAY AFTERNOON INTO EVENING.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN ANGELO TX
249 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

TXZ049-054-064>066-071>073-076>078-098-099-113-114-127-128-139-
140-154-155-168>170-022000-
FISHER-NOLAN-STERLING-COKE-RUNNELS-IRION-TOM GREEN-CONCHO-
CROCKETT-SCHLEICHER-SUTTON-HASKELL-THROCKMORTON-JONES-SHACKELFORD-
TAYLOR-CALLAHAN-COLEMAN-BROWN-MCCULLOCH-SAN SABA-MENARD-KIMBLE-
MASON-
249 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF WEST CENTRAL
TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

ISOLATED TO SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE MAINLY EAST
OF A BALLINGER TO JUNCTION LINE THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING.
HAIL...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...AND STRONG GUSTY WINDS WILL BE THE
PRIMARY THREATS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

THE PROBABILITY OF WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS LOW.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
209 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

NMZ027>029-033-034-TXZ045>048-050>053-057>063-067>070-074-075-
079>082-258-021915-
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS OF EDDY COUNTY-EDDY COUNTY PLAINS-
NORTHERN LEA COUNTY-CENTRAL LEA COUNTY-SOUTHERN LEA COUNTY-GAINES-
DAWSON-BORDEN-SCURRY-ANDREWS-MARTIN-HOWARD-MITCHELL-
VAN HORN AND HIGHWAY 54 CORRIDOR-REEVES COUNTY AND UPPER TRANS PECOS-
LOVING-WINKLER-ECTOR-MIDLAND-GLASSCOCK-WARD-CRANE-UPTON-REAGAN-
DAVIS/APACHE MOUNTAINS AREA-PECOS-PRESIDIO VALLEY-MARFA PLATEAU-
BIG BEND AREA-TERRELL-GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS-
209 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015 /109 PM MDT WED APR 1 2015/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST NEW
MEXICO...SOUTHWEST TEXAS AND WEST TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

THERE ARE ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER CONCERNS IN THE GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS
THIS AFTERNOON.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

WARM...DRY AND BREEZY CONDITIONS WILL LIKELY RESULT IN CRITICAL
FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS THURSDAY AND THURSDAY EVENING ACROSS THE
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS...SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO PLAINS....AND ADJACENT
AREAS OF WEST TEXAS.   A FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS IN EFFECT.

STRONG WINDS ARE EXPECTED IN THE GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS ON THURSDAY.  A
HIGH WIND WATCH IS IN EFFECT.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

$$

THIS PRODUCT...ALONG WITH OTHER WATCHES...WARNINGS...ADVISORIES...
AND STATEMENTS ISSUED BY THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE IN
MIDLAND CAN BE FOUND ON THE INTERNET AT /LOWER CASE/
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/MIDLAND

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