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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
444 AM MDT Sun Apr 23 2017

NMZ501>540-241100-
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-
444 AM MDT Sun Apr 23 2017

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

A red flag warning is in effect between 1 to 8 pm MDT today for the
western tier of the area.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday

A red flag warning is in effect between 10 am to 9 pm MDT Monday.
Monday`s strong wind...low humidity and unstable atmospheric event
will be an unusually strong to extreme fire weather event.

Residual strong winds will continue on Tuesday and could lead to
another round of critical fire weather conditions favoring southeast
areas.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

$$

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Flagstaff AZ
230 PM MST Sun Apr 23 2017

AZZ004-006-007-009>017-038>040-241200-
Kaibab Plateau-Grand Canyon Country-Coconino Plateau-
Northeast Plateaus and Mesas Hwy 264 Northward-Chinle Valley-
Chuska Mountains and Defiance Plateau-
Little Colorado River Valley in Coconino County-
Little Colorado River Valley in Navajo County-
Little Colorado River Valley in Apache County-
Western Mogollon Rim-Eastern Mogollon Rim-White Mountains-
Oak Creek and Sycamore Canyons-Black Mesa Area-
Northeast Plateaus and Mesas South of Hwy 264-
230 PM MST Sun Apr 23 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of north central
Arizona...northeast Arizona and west central Arizona.

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight

A Red Flag Warning is in effect today until 7 pm MST for much of
the area along and north of the Mogollon Rim.

A Wind Advisory is in effect for the northwest quarter of Arizona
until 7 pm MST.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday

A Red Flag Warning is in effect Monday from 11 am to 8 pm MST for
for the area east of a line from Page to Happy Jack.

A Wind Advisory is in effect for much of Navajo and Apache
counties Monday from noon 7 pm MST.

A Red Flag Warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring or are imminent. A combination of strong
winds and low relative humidities can contribute to extreme fire
behavior.

A Wind Advisory means that sustained winds of 30 to 39 mph...or
gusts from 40 to 57 mph...are expected.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Weather spotters are encouraged to report significant weather
conditions according to standard operating procedures.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service GRAND JUNCTION CO
826 AM MDT Sun Apr 23 2017

COZ001>014-017>023-UTZ022>025-027>029-241430-
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-
826 AM MDT Sun Apr 23 2017

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Fire weather will be a concern today with warm temperatures, low
relative humidity and gusty winds leading to critical fire weather
conditions where fuels are considered critically dry. A Red Flag
Warning is in effect this afternoon and evening for portions of
west-central and southwest Colorado, where fuels are critical.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday

Periods of unsettled weather are expected through the new week as
a series of storm systems move through the area beginning Monday.
Temperatures will be significantly cooler than experienced over
the weekend and will continue to cool through the week.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service El Paso Tx/Santa Teresa NM
340 AM MDT Sun Apr 23 2017

NMZ401>417-TXZ418>424-241330-
Upper Gila River Valley-Southern Gila
Highlands/Black Range-Southern Gila Foothills/Mimbres Valley-
Southwest Desert/Lower Gila River Valley-Lowlands of the Bootheel-
Uplands of the Bootheel-Southwest Desert/Mimbres Basin-Eastern Black
Range Foothills-Sierra County Lakes-Northern Dona Ana County-
Southern Dona Ana County/Mesilla Valley-Central Tularosa Basin-
Southern Tularosa Basin-West Slopes Sacramento Mountains Below 7500
Feet-Sacramento Mountains Above 7500 Feet-East Slopes Sacramento
Mountains Below 7500 Feet-Otero Mesa-Western El Paso County-
Eastern/Central El Paso County-Northern Hudspeth Highlands/Hueco
Mountains-Salt Basin-Southern Hudspeth Highlands-Rio Grande Valley
of Eastern El Paso/Western Hudspeth Counties-Rio Grande Valley of
Eastern Hudspeth County-
340 AM MDT Sun Apr 23 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of south central
New Mexico, southwest New Mexico, and southwest Texas.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Winds may gust to 40 mph over a few areas this morning...mainly
along western facing mountain slopes.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday

Windy Monday through Saturday with gusts around 40 to 50 mph most
areas. However gusts may exceed 60 mph over a few locations Tuesday
and Friday afternoon and early evening. Blowing dust may reduce the
visibility below a mile over some areas with blowing dust most
widespread Tuesday and Friday.

The combination of strong winds...warm temperatures and low humidity
will also create critical fire weather conditions.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

$$

Rogash

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