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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
429 AM CST SUN FEB 7 2016

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT MONDAY FOR AREAS ALONG AND WEST
OF A LINE FROM SHERMAN TO DALLAS TO CENTERVILLE...

.STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS AND A DRY AIRMASS WILL GENERATE ELEVATED
TO CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS FOR MUCH OF NORTH AND CENTRAL
TEXAS ON MONDAY. THE MOST VOLATILE CONDITIONS WILL EXIST ROUGHLY
ALONG AND WEST OF A LING FROM SHERMAN TO DALLAS TO CENTERVILLE.

TXZ091-092-100>103-115>119-129>134-141>147-156>162-174-175-071830-
/O.NEW.KFWD.FW.A.0002.160208T1500Z-160209T0000Z/
MONTAGUE-COOKE-YOUNG-JACK-WISE-DENTON-STEPHENS-PALO PINTO-PARKER-
TARRANT-DALLAS-EASTLAND-ERATH-HOOD-SOMERVELL-JOHNSON-ELLIS-
COMANCHE-MILLS-HAMILTON-BOSQUE-HILL-NAVARRO-FREESTONE-LAMPASAS-
CORYELL-BELL-MCLENNAN-FALLS-LIMESTONE-LEON-MILAM-ROBERTSON-
429 AM CST SUN FEB 7 2016

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT MONDAY FOR STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS
AND A VERY DRY AIRMASS FOR LOCATIONS ALONG AND WEST OF A LINE FROM
SHERMAN TO DALLAS TO CENTERVILLE...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN FORT WORTH HAS ISSUED A FIRE
WEATHER WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT MONDAY.

* AFFECTED AREA...ALONG AND WEST OF A LINE FROM SHERMAN TO DALLAS
  TO CENTERVILLE.

* TIMING...FROM MID MORNING THROUGH THE AFTERNOON HOURS ON MONDAY.
  CONDITIONS WILL IMPROVE AFTER SUNSET AS TEMPERATURES DROP AND
  WINDS SUBSIDE.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST AT 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH.

* RH...MINIMUM VALUES BETWEEN 15 AND 25 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRE THAT DEVELOPS WILL BE ABLE TO SPREAD
  RAPIDLY.

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.

&&

$$

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORMAN OK
359 AM CST SUN FEB 7 2016

...CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS POSSIBLE MONDAY AFTERNOON...

.BREEZY NORTH WINDS WILL DEVELOP MONDAY AND COMBINE WITH LOW
RELATIVE HUMIDITY TO PRODUCE CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS. THE
STRONGEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED DURING THE LATE AFTERNOON HOURS.
SUSTAINED WIND SPEEDS MAY EXCEED 20 MPH DURING THIS TIME.

TXZ085-086-088>090-072200-
/O.NEW.KOUN.FW.A.0003.160208T1800Z-160209T0000Z/
WILBARGER-WICHITA-BAYLOR-ARCHER-CLAY-
359 AM CST SUN FEB 7 2016

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT MONDAY AFTERNOON FOR WINDY
CONDITIONS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR PORTIONS OF WESTERN NORTH
TEXAS...

* TIMING...MONDAY AFTERNOON.

* WIND...NORTH TO NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...15 TO 20 PERCENT.

* TEMPERATURE...54 TO 58.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MONITOR WEATHER FORECASTS AND INFORMATION.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
338 AM CST SUN FEB 7 2016

...A FIRE WEATHER IN EFFECT MONDAY MORNING THROUGH EARLY EVENING...

.DRY TO VERY DRY AIR WILL FLOW INTO THE REGION MONDAY MORNING IN
THE WAKE OF STRONG COLD FRONT. NORTHERLY WINDS WILL INCREASE
AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUST OF 20 TO 25 MPH. THIS WEATHER IN
COMBINATION WITH DRY CURED FUELS WILL LEAD TO CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER
CONDITIONS.

TXZ163-164-176>179-195>200-210>214-226-227-235>238-071745-
/O.NEW.KHGX.FW.A.0001.160208T1300Z-160209T0100Z/
AUSTIN-BRAZORIA-BRAZOS-BURLESON-CHAMBERS-COLORADO-FORT BEND-
GALVESTON-GRIMES-HARRIS-HOUSTON-JACKSON-LIBERTY-MADISON-MATAGORDA-
MONTGOMERY-POLK-SAN JACINTO-TRINITY-WALKER-WALLER-WASHINGTON-
WHARTON-
338 AM CST SUN FEB 7 2016

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH
MONDAY EVENING FOR DRY NORTH WINDS FOR SOUTHEAST TEXAS...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HOUSTON/GALVESTON HAS ISSUED A
FIRE WEATHER WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING
THROUGH MONDAY EVENING.

* AFFECTED COUNTIES... HOUSTON...TRINITY...MADISON...WALKER...
  SAN JACINTO...POLK...BURLESON...BRAZOS...WASHINGTON...
  GRIMES...MONTGOMERY...LIBERTY...COLORADO...AUSTIN...WALLER...
  HARRIS...CHAMBERS...WHARTON...FORT BEND...JACKSON...
  MATAGORDA...BRAZORIA...GALVESTON.

* WIND...NORTHERLY WINDS AROUND 15 MPH WITH FREQUENT GUSTS OF 20
  TO 25 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...18 TO 25 PERCENT.


* HIGHEST THREAT...OF THE STRONGEST WINDS AND LOWEST HUMIDITIES
  SHOULD BE FOR AN AREA FROM MADISONVILLE TO RICHMOND TO FREEPORT
  AND WESTWARD.

* IMPACTS...DANGEROUS BURNING CONDITIONS WITH THE POTENTIAL FOR
  FIRE STARTS WITH VERY RAPID EXPANSION OF WILDFIRES.

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.

&&

$$

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