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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAS VEGAS NV
308 PM PDT FRI SEP 30 2016

.A STORM SYSTEM WILL BRING WIDESPREAD STRONG AND GUSTY SOUTHWEST
WINDS TO THE REGION ALONG WITH LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES WHICH
WILL MAKE FOR A PERIOD OF CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER ON SUNDAY.
IMPROVING CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED EARLY NEXT WEEK.

CAZ228-010615-
/O.CON.KVEF.FW.A.0005.161002T1800Z-161003T0600Z/
MOJAVE DESERT INCLUDING MORONGO VALLEY/YUCCA VALLEY-
308 PM PDT FRI SEP 30 2016

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING
THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITIES FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 226... 227...228...462...463...
464...465 AND 466...

* AFFECTED AREA...IN CALIFORNIA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 228.

* TIMING...SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING.

* WIND...GUSTY SOUTHWEST WINDS OF 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO40 MPH
  ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP DURING THE LATE MORNING AND PERSIST
  THROUGH THE AFTERNOON.

* MINIMUM HUMIDITY...8 TO 14 PERCENT.

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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