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High Wind Warning


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Midland/Odessa TX
305 AM CDT Mon Apr 24 2017

...HIGH WIND WARNING IS IN EFFECT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY
EVENING FOR GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS...

.As an upper trough approaches winds will increase this afternoon
especially in favored areas of the mountains. Wind will then
increase moreso Tuesday as the low passes to the north and when
gusts to over 70 mph will be possible.

NMZ027-TXZ258-242000-
/O.NEW.KMAF.HW.W.0022.170424T2000Z-170426T0300Z/
Guadalupe Mountains of Eddy County-Guadalupe Mountains-
Including the cities of Queen, Guadalupe Mountains NP,
and Pine Springs
205 AM MDT Mon Apr 24 2017

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 9 PM
MDT TUESDAY...

The National Weather Service in Midland/Odessa has issued a High
Wind Warning, which is in effect from 2 PM this afternoon to 9 PM
MDT Tuesday.

* TIMING... 2 PM this afternoon to 9 PM MDT Tuesday.

* WINDS...Today southwest to west 35 to 45 mph. Tuesday 40 to 60
  mph with gusts over 70 mph possible.

* IMPACTS...Severe turbulence near the mountains will be hazardous
  for light low flying aircraft. High profile vehicle may be
  difficult to control.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected
or occurring.

&&

$$


Red Flag Warning


URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service El Paso Tx/Santa Teresa NM
653 AM MDT Mon Apr 24 2017

...CRITICAL CONDITIONS WILL RETURN THROUGH THE WEEK...

.Persistent west to northwest flow for the upcoming work week
will lead to extended breezy to windy conditions across the
region each day. For today...winds will increase out of the west
in the afternoon to 20 to 30 mph...with temperatures returning
into the upper 80s to lower 90s across the lowlands. Relative
humidities today will range from the lower to mid teens over the
high country...to single digits lowlands...creating critical fire
weather conditions. Similar conditions are expected Tuesday but
the Gila wilderness and higher elevations of Sacramento Mountains
should see relative humidities above critical values.

NMZ111>113-TXZ055-056-242100-
/O.CON.KEPZ.FW.W.0012.170424T1900Z-170425T0300Z/
/O.CON.KEPZ.FW.A.0012.170425T1900Z-170426T0200Z/
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 111
 SOUTHWEST DESERTS AND LOWLANDS/LAS CRUCES BLM/GLZ-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 112
 SOUTH CENTRAL LOWLANDS AND SOUTHERN RIO GRANDE VALLEY/BLM/GLZ-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 113
 CAPITAN AND SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS/LINCOLN NF/LNZ-
TEXAS FIRE WEATHER ZONE 055
 EL PASO COUNTY-TEXAS FIRE WEATHER ZONE 056
 HUDSPETH COUNTY-
653 AM MDT Mon Apr 24 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
9 PM MDT THIS EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITIES FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 055, 056, 111, 112, AND 113.....

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITIES FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 055, 056, 111, 112, AND 113.....


* WIND MONDAY AND TUESDAY...West-southwest 20 to 30 mph with
  gusts to 45 mph.

* HUMIDITY MONDAY...5 to 9 percent.

* HUMIDITY TUESDAY...7 to 11 percent lowlands. 12 to 15 percent
  Sacramento mountains.

* HIGHEST THREAT MONDAY...West of a line from Alamogordo to El
  Paso. HIGHEST THREAT TUESDAY...South and east of a line from
  Truth or Consequences to Deming to Animas.

* 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 extreme fire behavior.

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 Albuquerque NM
321 AM MDT Mon Apr 24 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING FOR NORTHERN AND CENTRAL NEW MEXICO FROM
10 AM TO 9 PM MDT TODAY DUE TO STRONG WINDS...VERY LOW HUMIDITY
AND AN UNSTABLE ATMOSPHERE...

.Westerly winds aloft will continue to strengthen and will
spread a very dry airmass over a majority of northern and central
New Mexico. Combined with above normal to near record high
temperatures and an unstable atmosphere, expect a widespread
critical fire weather event below snowpack today and into this
evening before conditions moderate.

NMZ101>109-250300-
/O.CON.KABQ.FW.W.0023.170424T1600Z-170425T0300Z/
Northwest Plateau-North Central Mountains-Northeast Highlands-
Northeast Plains-Northwest Highlands-Middle Rio Grande Valley-
Sandia...Manzano and Gallinas Mountains-East Central Plains-
West Central Highlands-
321 AM MDT Mon Apr 24 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO
9 PM MDT THIS EVENING...

* AREA AND TIMING...Much of northern and central New Mexico below
  significant snowpack, beginning late this morning and
  continuing into this evening before diminishing.

* 20 FOOT WINDS...Generally west 20 to 35 mph with gusts to near
  50 mph.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...5 to 10 percent below snowpack.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Please advise the appropriate officials or fire crews in the
field of this Red Flag Warning.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Midland/Odessa TX
355 AM CDT Mon Apr 24 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON CDT /11 AM MDT/ TODAY TO
10 PM CDT /9 PM MDT/ THIS EVENING FOR THE GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS...
SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO PLAINS...AND THE VAN HORN/HWY 54 CORRIDOR FOR
RELATIVE HUMIDITY OF 15 PERCENT OR LESS...20 FOOT WINDS OF 20 MPH
OR MORE...AND VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING FOR THE GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS...SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO
PLAINS...AND THE VAN HORN/HWY 54 CORRIDOR FOR RELATIVE HUMIDITY OF
15 PERCENT OR LESS...20 FOOT WINDS OF 20 MPH OR MORE...AND VERY
HIGH FIRE DANGER...

.Critical fire weather conditions are expected across the
Southeast New Mexico Plains, Guadalupe Mountains, and Van Horn/Hwy
54 Corridor this afternoon as 20ft winds increase and a thermal
ridge develops across eastern New Mexico into southwest Texas. A
Red Flag Warning is in effect for these areas from late this
morning through this evening. Critical fire weather conditions are
expected across most of the area Tuesday, though main concerns
continue to be across the Guadalupe Mountains, Southeast New
Mexico Plains, and the Van Horn/Hwy 54 Corridor where recent
green-up has not been as pronounced. A Fire Weather Watch is in
effect on Tuesday for these locations.

NMZ114-115-TXZ258-242100-
/O.UPG.KMAF.FW.A.0017.170424T1700Z-170425T0300Z/
/O.NEW.KMAF.FW.W.0023.170424T1700Z-170425T0300Z/
/O.NEW.KMAF.FW.A.0018.170425T1700Z-170426T0300Z/
Guadalupe Mountains-Southeast Plains-
255 AM MDT Mon Apr 24 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 9 PM MDT
THIS EVENING FOR RELATIVE HUMIDITY OF 15 PERCENT OR LESS...20 FOOT
WINDS OF 20 MPH OR MORE...AND VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING FOR RELATIVE HUMIDITY OF 15 PERCENT OR LESS...20
FOOT WINDS OF 20 MPH OR MORE...AND VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER...

The National Weather Service in Midland/Odessa has issued a Red
Flag Warning, which is in effect from 11 AM this morning to 9 PM
MDT this evening. A Fire Weather Watch has also been issued for
Tuesday morning through Tuesday evening.

* WIND...West southwest 20 to 25 mph with higher gusts in the
  plains. West southwest 30 to 45 mph with higher gusts in the
  mountains. On Tuesday, west 25 to 35 mph with higher gusts in
  the plains. West 35 to 55 mph with higher gusts in the
  mountains.

* HUMIDITY...5 to 7 percent today, 6 to 15 percent Tuesday.

* FIRE DANGER...Very High.

* 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.

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
355 AM CDT Mon Apr 24 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON CDT /11 AM MDT/ TODAY TO
10 PM CDT /9 PM MDT/ THIS EVENING FOR THE GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS...
SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO PLAINS...AND THE VAN HORN/HWY 54 CORRIDOR FOR
RELATIVE HUMIDITY OF 15 PERCENT OR LESS...20 FOOT WINDS OF 20 MPH
OR MORE...AND VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING FOR THE GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS...SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO
PLAINS...AND THE VAN HORN/HWY 54 CORRIDOR FOR RELATIVE HUMIDITY OF
15 PERCENT OR LESS...20 FOOT WINDS OF 20 MPH OR MORE...AND VERY
HIGH FIRE DANGER...

.Critical fire weather conditions are expected across the
Southeast New Mexico Plains, Guadalupe Mountains, and Van Horn/Hwy
54 Corridor this afternoon as 20ft winds increase and a thermal
ridge develops across eastern New Mexico into southwest Texas. A
Red Flag Warning is in effect for these areas from late this
morning through this evening. Critical fire weather conditions are
expected across most of the area Tuesday, though main concerns
continue to be across the Guadalupe Mountains, Southeast New
Mexico Plains, and the Van Horn/Hwy 54 Corridor where recent
green-up has not been as pronounced. A Fire Weather Watch is in
effect on Tuesday for these locations.

TXZ057-242100-
/O.NEW.KMAF.FW.W.0023.170424T1700Z-170425T0300Z/
/O.NEW.KMAF.FW.A.0018.170425T1700Z-170426T0300Z/
Van Horn and Highway 54 Corridor-
355 AM CDT Mon Apr 24 2017 /255 AM MDT Mon Apr 24 2017/

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON CDT /11 AM MDT/ TODAY TO
10 PM CDT /9 PM MDT/ THIS EVENING FOR RELATIVE HUMIDITY OF 15
PERCENT OR LESS...20 FOOT WINDS OF 20 MPH OR MORE...AND VERY HIGH
FIRE DANGER...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING FOR RELATIVE HUMIDITY OF 15 PERCENT OR LESS...20
FOOT WINDS OF 20 MPH OR MORE...AND VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER...

The National Weather Service in Midland/Odessa has issued a Red
Flag Warning, which is in effect from noon CDT /11 AM MDT/ today
to 10 PM CDT /9 PM MDT/ this evening. A Fire Weather Watch has
also been issued for Tuesday afternoon through Tuesday evening.

* WIND...West southwest 20 to 25 mph with higher gusts. On
  Tuesday, 25 to 35 mph with higher gusts. Stronger winds expected
  across higher elevations.

* HUMIDITY...5 to 7 percent today, 6 to 10 percent Tuesday.

* FIRE DANGER...Very High.

* 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.

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible
Red Flag Warnings.

&&

$$


Wind Advisory


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service El Paso Tx/Santa Teresa NM
631 AM MDT Mon Apr 24 2017

...Windy Across Southern New Mexico and West Texas Today...

.An upper level disturbance will combine with a deepening surface
low to the northeast to produce windy conditions this afternoon
and early this evening. West winds will have sustained speeds
near 30 mph with gusts up to 50 mph. The winds will produce
blowing dust with the visibility under a mile over isolated
locations.

NMZ407-408-411-413>416-TXZ418-419-242045-
/O.EXT.KEPZ.WI.Y.0016.170424T2100Z-170425T0300Z/
Southwest Desert/Mimbres Basin-Eastern Black Range Foothills-
Southern Dona Ana County/Mesilla Valley-Southern Tularosa Basin-
West Slopes Sacramento Mountains Below 7500 Feet-
Sacramento Mountains Above 7500 Feet-
East Slopes Sacramento Mountains Below 7500 Feet-
Western El Paso County-Eastern/Central El Paso County-
Including the cities of Deming, Columbus, Hillsboro, Winston,
Las Cruces, Vado, Sunland Park, Chaparral, Orogrande,
White Sands Range Headquarters, Mescalero, Timberon,
Mountain Park, Cloudcroft, Sunspot, Apache Summit, Mayhill,
Pinon, Sacramento, Downtown El Paso, West El Paso, Upper Valley,
East and Northeast El Paso, Socorro, and Fort Bliss
631 AM MDT Mon Apr 24 2017

...WIND ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 9 PM
MDT THIS EVENING...

* TIMING...Winds will increase late this morning and attain
  maximum speeds between 3 PM and 7 PM.

* WINDS...West winds will have sustained speeds near 30 mph with
  gusts around 40 to 50 mph most areas.

* IMPACTS...Blowing dust will reduce the visibility to less than
  a mile over isolated locations causing dangerous driving
  conditions. The combination of strong winds...warm
  temperatures and low humidity will cause critical fire weather
  conditions.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Wind Advisory means that winds of 35 mph are expected. Winds
this strong can make driving difficult, especially for high
profile vehicles. Use extra caution.

&&

$$

Rogash

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
342 AM MDT Mon Apr 24 2017

...STRONG WINDS TODAY...

.Strong west and southwest winds will develop today as strong jet
takes aim on northern and central New Mexico. Strong winds will
initially buffet the higher peaks but eventually mix down to the
lower elevations as the afternoon progresses. The strongest winds
will be felt over the mountains but also impact the adjacent
lowlands either side of the central mountains.

NMZ512-518-528-529-539-241800-
/O.EXA.KABQ.WI.Y.0028.170424T1900Z-170425T0300Z/
West Slopes Sangre de Cristo Mountains-Santa Fe Metro Area-
Far Northeast Highlands-Northeast Highlands-
Eastern Lincoln County-
342 AM MDT Mon Apr 24 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 9 PM MDT
THIS EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Albuquerque has issued a Wind
Advisory, which is in effect from 1 PM this afternoon to 9 PM MDT
this evening.

* LOCATION...West slopes of the Sangre de Cristos, Santa Fe Metro
  area, Far northeast highlands and northeast highlands as well as
  eastern Lincoln county.

* WINDS...West and southwest at 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 50
  mph.

* TIMING...Winds will strengthen around mid day, then become
  hazardous during the afternoon. Speeds should peak in strength
  in the mid to late afternoon, then weaken through early evening,
  except at the highest elevations where strong winds may persist
  through tonight.

* VISIBILITY...Locally reduced at times in dust prone locations.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...Strong cross winds will impact north-to-south
  roads, like I-25 southward and northward from Santa Fe. Light-
  weight and unsecured objects may become airborne.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Motorists should exercise caution while travelling. Sudden gusts
of wind may cause you to lose control of your vehicle. Extra
attention should be given to cross winds.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
342 AM MDT Mon Apr 24 2017

...STRONG WINDS TODAY...

.Strong west and southwest winds will develop today as strong jet
takes aim on northern and central New Mexico. Strong winds will
initially buffet the higher peaks but eventually mix down to the
lower elevations as the afternoon progresses. The strongest winds
will be felt over the mountains but also impact the adjacent
lowlands either side of the central mountains.

NMZ502-505>508-513>515-519>526-540-241800-
/O.CON.KABQ.WI.Y.0028.170424T1900Z-170425T0300Z/
Chuska Mountains-West Central Plateau-West Central Mountains-
West Central Highlands-Southwest Mountains-
Northern Sangre de Cristos above 9500 feet/Red River-
Southern Sangre de Cristos above 9500 feet-
East Slopes Sangre de Cristo Mountains-
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-Southwest Chaves County-
342 AM MDT Mon Apr 24 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
9 PM MDT THIS EVENING...

* LOCATION...From the central and south central mountains and
  highlands westward to the Arizona border, as well as the
  higher peaks and east slopes of the Sangre de Cristo
  Mountains, and the Chuska Mountains. This Advisory excludes
  the San Francisco River Valley.

* WINDS...West and southwest at 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 50
  mph.

* TIMING...Winds will strengthen around mid day, then become
  hazardous during the afternoon. Speeds should peak in strength
  in the mid to late afternoon, then weaken through early evening,
  except at the highest elevations where strong winds may persist
  through tonight.

* VISIBILITY...Locally reduced at times in dust prone locations.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...Strong cross winds will impact north-to-south
  roads, like I-25 southward from Bernalillo through Socorro.
  Light-weight and unsecured objects may become airborne.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Motorists should exercise caution while travelling. Sudden gusts
of wind may cause you to lose control of your vehicle. Extra
attention should be given to cross winds.

&&

$$
50


Fire Weather Watch


URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service El Paso Tx/Santa Teresa NM
653 AM MDT Mon Apr 24 2017

...CRITICAL CONDITIONS WILL RETURN THROUGH THE WEEK...

.Persistent west to northwest flow for the upcoming work week
will lead to extended breezy to windy conditions across the
region each day. For today...winds will increase out of the west
in the afternoon to 20 to 30 mph...with temperatures returning
into the upper 80s to lower 90s across the lowlands. Relative
humidities today will range from the lower to mid teens over the
high country...to single digits lowlands...creating critical fire
weather conditions. Similar conditions are expected Tuesday but
the Gila wilderness and higher elevations of Sacramento Mountains
should see relative humidities above critical values.

NMZ111>113-TXZ055-056-242100-
/O.CON.KEPZ.FW.W.0012.170424T1900Z-170425T0300Z/
/O.CON.KEPZ.FW.A.0012.170425T1900Z-170426T0200Z/
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 111
 SOUTHWEST DESERTS AND LOWLANDS/LAS CRUCES BLM/GLZ-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 112
 SOUTH CENTRAL LOWLANDS AND SOUTHERN RIO GRANDE VALLEY/BLM/GLZ-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 113
 CAPITAN AND SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS/LINCOLN NF/LNZ-
TEXAS FIRE WEATHER ZONE 055
 EL PASO COUNTY-TEXAS FIRE WEATHER ZONE 056
 HUDSPETH COUNTY-
653 AM MDT Mon Apr 24 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
9 PM MDT THIS EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITIES FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 055, 056, 111, 112, AND 113.....

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITIES FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 055, 056, 111, 112, AND 113.....


* WIND MONDAY AND TUESDAY...West-southwest 20 to 30 mph with
  gusts to 45 mph.

* HUMIDITY MONDAY...5 to 9 percent.

* HUMIDITY TUESDAY...7 to 11 percent lowlands. 12 to 15 percent
  Sacramento mountains.

* HIGHEST THREAT MONDAY...West of a line from Alamogordo to El
  Paso. HIGHEST THREAT TUESDAY...South and east of a line from
  Truth or Consequences to Deming to Animas.

* 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 extreme fire behavior.

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
355 AM CDT Mon Apr 24 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON CDT /11 AM MDT/ TODAY TO
10 PM CDT /9 PM MDT/ THIS EVENING FOR THE GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS...
SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO PLAINS...AND THE VAN HORN/HWY 54 CORRIDOR FOR
RELATIVE HUMIDITY OF 15 PERCENT OR LESS...20 FOOT WINDS OF 20 MPH
OR MORE...AND VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING FOR THE GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS...SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO
PLAINS...AND THE VAN HORN/HWY 54 CORRIDOR FOR RELATIVE HUMIDITY OF
15 PERCENT OR LESS...20 FOOT WINDS OF 20 MPH OR MORE...AND VERY
HIGH FIRE DANGER...

.Critical fire weather conditions are expected across the
Southeast New Mexico Plains, Guadalupe Mountains, and Van Horn/Hwy
54 Corridor this afternoon as 20ft winds increase and a thermal
ridge develops across eastern New Mexico into southwest Texas. A
Red Flag Warning is in effect for these areas from late this
morning through this evening. Critical fire weather conditions are
expected across most of the area Tuesday, though main concerns
continue to be across the Guadalupe Mountains, Southeast New
Mexico Plains, and the Van Horn/Hwy 54 Corridor where recent
green-up has not been as pronounced. A Fire Weather Watch is in
effect on Tuesday for these locations.

TXZ057-242100-
/O.NEW.KMAF.FW.W.0023.170424T1700Z-170425T0300Z/
/O.NEW.KMAF.FW.A.0018.170425T1700Z-170426T0300Z/
Van Horn and Highway 54 Corridor-
355 AM CDT Mon Apr 24 2017 /255 AM MDT Mon Apr 24 2017/

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON CDT /11 AM MDT/ TODAY TO
10 PM CDT /9 PM MDT/ THIS EVENING FOR RELATIVE HUMIDITY OF 15
PERCENT OR LESS...20 FOOT WINDS OF 20 MPH OR MORE...AND VERY HIGH
FIRE DANGER...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING FOR RELATIVE HUMIDITY OF 15 PERCENT OR LESS...20
FOOT WINDS OF 20 MPH OR MORE...AND VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER...

The National Weather Service in Midland/Odessa has issued a Red
Flag Warning, which is in effect from noon CDT /11 AM MDT/ today
to 10 PM CDT /9 PM MDT/ this evening. A Fire Weather Watch has
also been issued for Tuesday afternoon through Tuesday evening.

* WIND...West southwest 20 to 25 mph with higher gusts. On
  Tuesday, 25 to 35 mph with higher gusts. Stronger winds expected
  across higher elevations.

* HUMIDITY...5 to 7 percent today, 6 to 10 percent Tuesday.

* FIRE DANGER...Very High.

* 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.

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
355 AM CDT Mon Apr 24 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON CDT /11 AM MDT/ TODAY TO
10 PM CDT /9 PM MDT/ THIS EVENING FOR THE GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS...
SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO PLAINS...AND THE VAN HORN/HWY 54 CORRIDOR FOR
RELATIVE HUMIDITY OF 15 PERCENT OR LESS...20 FOOT WINDS OF 20 MPH
OR MORE...AND VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING FOR THE GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS...SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO
PLAINS...AND THE VAN HORN/HWY 54 CORRIDOR FOR RELATIVE HUMIDITY OF
15 PERCENT OR LESS...20 FOOT WINDS OF 20 MPH OR MORE...AND VERY
HIGH FIRE DANGER...

.Critical fire weather conditions are expected across the
Southeast New Mexico Plains, Guadalupe Mountains, and Van Horn/Hwy
54 Corridor this afternoon as 20ft winds increase and a thermal
ridge develops across eastern New Mexico into southwest Texas. A
Red Flag Warning is in effect for these areas from late this
morning through this evening. Critical fire weather conditions are
expected across most of the area Tuesday, though main concerns
continue to be across the Guadalupe Mountains, Southeast New
Mexico Plains, and the Van Horn/Hwy 54 Corridor where recent
green-up has not been as pronounced. A Fire Weather Watch is in
effect on Tuesday for these locations.

NMZ114-115-TXZ258-242100-
/O.UPG.KMAF.FW.A.0017.170424T1700Z-170425T0300Z/
/O.NEW.KMAF.FW.W.0023.170424T1700Z-170425T0300Z/
/O.NEW.KMAF.FW.A.0018.170425T1700Z-170426T0300Z/
Guadalupe Mountains-Southeast Plains-
255 AM MDT Mon Apr 24 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 9 PM MDT
THIS EVENING FOR RELATIVE HUMIDITY OF 15 PERCENT OR LESS...20 FOOT
WINDS OF 20 MPH OR MORE...AND VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING FOR RELATIVE HUMIDITY OF 15 PERCENT OR LESS...20
FOOT WINDS OF 20 MPH OR MORE...AND VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER...

The National Weather Service in Midland/Odessa has issued a Red
Flag Warning, which is in effect from 11 AM this morning to 9 PM
MDT this evening. A Fire Weather Watch has also been issued for
Tuesday morning through Tuesday evening.

* WIND...West southwest 20 to 25 mph with higher gusts in the
  plains. West southwest 30 to 45 mph with higher gusts in the
  mountains. On Tuesday, west 25 to 35 mph with higher gusts in
  the plains. West 35 to 55 mph with higher gusts in the
  mountains.

* HUMIDITY...5 to 7 percent today, 6 to 15 percent Tuesday.

* FIRE DANGER...Very High.

* 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.

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible
Red Flag Warnings.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
436 AM MDT Mon Apr 24 2017

NMZ501>540-251100-
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-
436 AM MDT Mon Apr 24 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 10 am to 9 pm MDT today.
Widespread strong wind...low humidity and an unstable atmosphere will
affect the area.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday

Another round of strong wind will favor areas along and south of
Interstate 40 on Tuesday. Longer range weather models are showing a
significant storm system for the Friday and Saturday time frame. Snow
levels could lower enough to provide some impacts across the north
central mountains.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

$$

50

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service El Paso Tx/Santa Teresa NM
410 AM MDT Mon Apr 24 2017

NMZ401>417-TXZ418>424-251330-
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-
410 AM MDT Mon Apr 24 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 will gust from 40 to 50 mph over much of the area this
afternoon and early this evening. Blowing dust may reduce the
visibility to under a mile over isolated locations.

Critical fire weather conditions will occur this afternoon and
early this evening.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday

Windy Tuesday with winds gusting around 50 to 60 mph. Widespread
blowing dust will occur with the visibility falling to under a half
mile over a few areas.

It will become windy again Thursday and Friday with winds gusting
around 50 to 60 mph resulting in areas of blowing dust and low
visibility. Wind gusts around 40 mph expected Saturday but with
little or no blowing dust.

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

There will also be areas of rain showers and even high mountain
snows Friday night and Saturday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

$$

Rogash

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Lubbock TX
411 AM CDT Mon Apr 24 2017

TXZ021>044-250915-
Parmer-Castro-Swisher-Briscoe-Hall-Childress-Bailey-Lamb-Hale-
Floyd-Motley-Cottle-Cochran-Hockley-Lubbock-Crosby-Dickens-King-
Yoakum-Terry-Lynn-Garza-Kent-Stonewall-
411 AM CDT Mon Apr 24 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for the South Plains...Rolling
Plains and the far Southern Texas Panhandle.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight
A rangeland fire danger statement is in effect for the South
Plains, and parts of the extreme southern Panhandle west of
Silverton this afternoon.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday
A risk of elevated to critical fire weather conditions exists for
Tuesday afternoon mainly west of the Interstate 27 corridor.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
Spotter activation will not be required this afternoon or
tonight.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Midland/Odessa TX
358 AM CDT Mon Apr 24 2017

NMZ027>029-033-034-TXZ045>048-050>053-057>063-067>070-074-075-
079>082-258-250900-
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-
358 AM CDT Mon Apr 24 2017 /258 AM MDT Mon Apr 24 2017/

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of southeast New
Mexico, southwest Texas and western Texas.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

Critical fire weather conditions are expected today across the
Guadalupe Mountains, Southeast New Mexico Plains, and the Van
Horn/Hwy 54 Corridor.  A Red Flag Warning is in effect for these
areas from late this morning through this evening.

High winds will develop across the Guadalupe Mountains this
afternoon, where a High Wind Warning is in effect beginning this
afternoon and continuing through tonight.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

Critical fire weather conditions are expected to redevelop across
the Guadalupe Mountains, Southeast New Mexico Plains, and the Van
Horn/Hwy 54 Corridor on Tuesday.  A Fire Weather Watch is in effect.

High winds will continue across the Guadalupe Mountains on Tuesday,
where a High Wind Warning remains in effect through Tuesday evening.

.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...
http://weather.gov/midland

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