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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Midland/Odessa TX
522 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM CDT /8 AM MDT/ THIS
MORNING TO 9 PM CDT /8 PM MDT/ THIS EVENING FOR RELATIVE HUMIDITY OF
15% OR LESS, 20 FOOT WINDS OF 20 MPH OR MORE, AND HIGH TO EXTREME
FIRE DANGER FOR THE GUADALUPE, DAVIS, AND APACHE MOUNTAINS,
SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO PLAINS, PORTIONS OF THE WESTERN LOW ROLLING
PLAINS AND PERMIAN BASIN, VAN HORN AND THE HIGHWAY 54 CORRIDOR,
REEVES COUNTY AND THE UPPER TRANS PECOS, AND PECOS, PRESIDIO,
BREWSTER, AND TERRELL COUNTIES...

.Continued windy conditions will combine with very dry fuels
again today for a continued critical fire weather threat.

NMZ114-115-TXZ050-057>062-067>069-074-075-079>082-258-250200-
/O.UPG.KMAF.FW.A.0010.170324T1400Z-170325T0000Z/
/O.NEW.KMAF.FW.W.0015.170324T1400Z-170325T0200Z/
Guadalupe Mountains-Southeast Plains-Andrews-
Van Horn and Highway 54 Corridor-
Reeves County and Upper Trans Pecos-Loving-Winkler-Ector-Midland-
Ward-Crane-Upton-Davis/Apache Mountains Area-Pecos-
Presidio Valley-Marfa Plateau-Big Bend Area-Terrell-
522 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017 /422 AM MDT Fri Mar 24 2017/

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM CDT /8 AM MDT/ THIS
MORNING TO 9 PM CDT /8 PM MDT/ THIS EVENING FOR RELATIVE HUMIDITY OF
15% OR LESS, 20 FOOT WINDS OF 20 MPH OR MORE, AND HIGH TO EXTREME
FIRE DANGER...

* HUMIDITY...5 to 15%.

* WIND...Mountains...West 25 to 40 mph with higher gusts.
  Lowlands...West to northwest 20 to 35 mph with higher gusts.

* FIRE DANGER...High to extreme.

* IMPACTS...Any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
  Outdoor burning is not recommended.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Red Flag Warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now or will shortly. A combination of strong
winds, low relative humidity and warm temperatures can contribute
to dangerous fire behavior.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Fort Worth TX
433 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 7 PM FOR STRONG WINDS
AND LOW HUMIDITY ALONG AND WEST OF A LINE FROM GOLDTHWAITE TO
DALLAS TO SHERMAN...

.A dryline will cross part of the region today resulting in
extreme fire weather conditions behind the boundary. Southwest
winds will increase to 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 40 mph, while
humidity values fall into the teens.

TXZ091-092-100>102-115>117-129>131-141-241800-
/O.UPG.KFWD.FW.A.0002.170324T1600Z-170324T2300Z/
/O.NEW.KFWD.FW.W.0002.170324T1600Z-170325T0000Z/
Montague-Cooke-Young-Jack-Wise-Stephens-Palo Pinto-Parker-
Eastland-Erath-Hood-Comanche-
433 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT
THIS EVENING FOR STRONG AND GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY VALUES FOR
LOCATIONS ALONG AND WEST OF A LINE FROM GOLDTHWAITE TO DALLAS TO
SHERMAN...

The National Weather Service in Fort Worth has issued a Red Flag
Warning, which is in effect from 11 AM this morning to 7 PM CDT
this evening. The Fire Weather Watch is no longer in effect.

* TIMING...11 AM CDT through 7 PM CDT Friday.

* WINDS...Sustained southwest winds of 20 to 30 mph with gusts up
  to 40 mph.

* RH...Minimum values in the teens.

* IMPACTS...Any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
  Outdoor burning is not recommended.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Red Flag Warning means that extreme fire weather conditions are
either occurring now...or will shortly. A combination of strong
winds...low relative humidity...and dry vegetation can contribute
to extreme fire behavior. Avoid all outside burning and welding
today. Do not toss lit cigarette butts outside. Report wild fires
to the nearest fire department or law enforcement office.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Fort Worth TX
433 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 7 PM FOR STRONG WINDS
AND LOW HUMIDITY ALONG AND WEST OF A LINE FROM GOLDTHWAITE TO
DALLAS TO SHERMAN...

.A dryline will cross part of the region today resulting in
extreme fire weather conditions behind the boundary. Southwest
winds will increase to 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 40 mph, while
humidity values fall into the teens.

TXZ093-103-104-118-119-132-133-142>144-241800-
/O.NEW.KFWD.FW.W.0002.170324T1600Z-170325T0000Z/
Grayson-Denton-Collin-Tarrant-Dallas-Somervell-Johnson-Mills-
Hamilton-Bosque-
433 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT
THIS EVENING FOR STRONG AND GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY VALUES FOR
LOCATIONS ALONG AND WEST OF A LINE FROM GOLDTHWAITE TO DALLAS TO
SHERMAN...

The National Weather Service in Fort Worth has issued a Red Flag
Warning, which is in effect from 11 AM this morning to 7 PM CDT
this evening.

* AFFECTED AREA...Fire weather zone 093 Grayson, Fire weather
  zone 103 Denton, Fire weather zone 104 Collin, Fire weather
  zone 118 Tarrant, Fire weather zone 119 Dallas, Fire weather
  zone 132 Somervell, Fire weather zone 133 Johnson, Fire
  weather zone 142 Mills, Fire weather zone 143 Hamilton, and
  Fire weather zone 144 Bosque.

* TIMING...11 AM CDT through 7 PM CDT Friday.

* WINDS...Sustained southwest winds of 20 to 30 mph with gusts up
  to 40 mph.

* RH...Minimum values in the teens.

* IMPACTS...Any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
  Outdoor burning is not recommended.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Red Flag Warning means that extreme fire weather conditions are
either occurring now...or will shortly. A combination of strong
winds...low relative humidity...and dry vegetation can contribute
to extreme fire behavior. Avoid all outside burning and welding
today. Do not toss lit cigarette butts outside. Report wild fires
to the nearest fire department or law enforcement office.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Norman OK
351 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

...Critical fire weather conditions expected today...

OKZ007-008-012-013-017>020-022>047-050-051-TXZ083>090-250000-
/O.UPG.KOUN.FW.A.0014.170324T1600Z-170324T2300Z/
/O.NEW.KOUN.FW.W.0013.170324T1600Z-170325T0000Z/
Grant-Kay-Garfield-Noble-Blaine-Kingfisher-Logan-Payne-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-Love-Marshall-Hardeman-Foard-Wilbarger-Wichita-
Knox-Baylor-Archer-Clay-
351 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT
THIS EVENING FOR WINDY CONDITIONS... WARM TEMPERATURES... AND LOW
RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR WESTERN NORTH TEXAS... AND MUCH OF SOUTHERN
AND PARTS OF CENTRAL AND NORTHERN OKLAHOMA...

The National Weather Service in Norman has issued a Red Flag
Warning, which is in effect from 11 AM this morning to 7 PM CDT
this evening. The Fire Weather Watch is no longer in effect.

* WING... South to southwest winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts over 45
  mph.

* HUMIDITY...15 to 20 percent

* TEMPERATURE...75 to 83 degrees

* IMPACTS...any fires that develop will spread rapidly. Outdoor
  burning is not recommended.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Red Flag Warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now, or will shortly. A combination of
strong winds, low relative humidity, and warm temperatures can
contribute to extreme fire behavior.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service SAN ANGELO TX
343 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

...Critical fire weather conditions expected this afternoon...

TXZ049-054-064>066-071>073-076>078-098-099-113-114-127-128-139-
140-241645-
/O.UPG.KSJT.FW.A.0002.170324T1600Z-170325T0000Z/
/O.NEW.KSJT.FW.W.0005.170324T1600Z-170325T0000Z/
Fisher-Nolan-Sterling-Coke-Runnels-Irion-Tom Green-Concho-
Crockett-Schleicher-Sutton-Haskell-Throckmorton-Jones-Shackelford-
Taylor-Callahan-Coleman-Brown-
343 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT
THIS EVENING FOR DRY AND WINDY CONDITIONS...AND HIGH FIRE DANGER...

The National Weather Service in San Angelo has issued a Red Flag
Warning, which is in effect from 11 AM this morning to 7 PM CDT
this evening. The Fire Weather Watch is no longer in effect.


* Wind...Sustained southwest to west winds at 20 to 30 mph with
  gusts to 40 mph

* Humidity...15 to 20 percent

* Fuels...Dry

* Impacts...Any fires that develop will spread rapidly. Outdoor
  burning is highly discouraged.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Red Flag Warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now....or will shortly. A combination of
strong winds...low relative humidity...and warm temperatures can
contribute to extreme fire behavior.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Wichita KS
330 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

KSZ067-068-082-083-091-242300-
/O.NEW.KICT.FW.W.0014.170324T1600Z-170324T2300Z/
Reno-Harvey-Kingman-Sedgwick-Harper-
330 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM CDT
THIS EVENING FOR EXTREME GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER FOR FIRE WEATHER
ZONES 067...068...082...083 AND 091...

The National Weather Service In Wichita has issued a Red Flag
Warning for extreme grassland fire danger...which is in effect
from 11 AM this morning to 6 PM CDT this evening.

* Extreme Grassland Fire Danger...is forecast from late this
  morning into the afternoon.

* Winds...south 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 40 mph.

* Relative Humidity...as low as 25 percent.

* Impacts...Any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly and
  become difficult to control. Outdoor burning is not recommended.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A red flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now...or will shortly. A combination of
strong winds...low relative humidity...and warm temperatures
can contribute to extreme fire behavior.

Please advise the appropriate officials or fire crews in the
field of this fire weather product.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Wichita KS
330 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

KSZ069-070-092>094-098-242300-
/O.UPG.KICT.FW.A.0009.170324T1700Z-170324T2300Z/
/O.NEW.KICT.FW.W.0014.170324T1600Z-170324T2300Z/
Butler-Greenwood-Sumner-Cowley-Elk-Chautauqua-
330 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM CDT
THIS EVENING FOR EXTREME GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER FOR FIRE WEATHER
ZONES 069...070...092...093...094 AND 098...

The National Weather Service In Wichita has issued a Red Flag
Warning for extreme grassland fire danger...which is in effect
from 11 AM this morning to 6 PM CDT this evening. The Fire
Weather Watch is no longer in effect.

* Extreme Grassland Fire Danger...is forecast from late this
  morning into the afternoon.

* Winds...south 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 40 mph.

* Relative Humidity...as low as 25 to 30 percent.

* Impacts...Any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly and
  become difficult to control. Outdoor burning is not recommended.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A red flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now...or will shortly. A combination of
strong winds...low relative humidity...and warm temperatures
can contribute to extreme fire behavior.

Please advise the appropriate officials or fire crews in the
field of this fire weather product.

&&

$$

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