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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORMAN OK
951 PM CDT TUE APR 15 2014

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FOR PORTIONS OF OKLAHOMA
AND WESTERN NORTH TEXAS WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON INTO
EARLY EVENING...

OKZ014-016-021-022-033>037-TXZ083>089-161100-
/O.CON.KOUN.FW.A.0021.140416T1800Z-140417T0100Z/
ROGER MILLS-CUSTER-BECKHAM-WASHITA-HARMON-GREER-KIOWA-JACKSON-
TILLMAN-HARDEMAN-FOARD-WILBARGER-WICHITA-KNOX-BAYLOR-ARCHER-
951 PM CDT TUE APR 15 2014

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR
PARTS OF WESTERN OKLAHOMA AND WESTERN NORTH TEXAS...

* TIMING...1 PM TO 8 PM.

* WIND...SOUTH 15 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS NEAR 40 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...10 TO 20 PERCENT.

* TEMPERATURE...68 TO 78.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MONITOR WEATHER FORECASTS AND INFORMATION FOR POSSIBLE UPGRADES
TO THIS WATCH.

&&

$$

MBS


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
209 PM CDT TUE APR 15 2014

NMZ027>029-033-034-TXZ045>048-050>053-057>063-067>070-074-075-
079>082-258-161915-
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-
209 PM CDT TUE APR 15 2014 /109 PM MDT TUE APR 15 2014/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST NEW
MEXICO...SOUTHWEST TEXAS AND WEST TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

CONDITIONS FAVORABLE FOR FIRE GROWTH AND SPREAD WILL PERSIST UNTIL
AROUND SUNDOWN OVER PORTIONS OF THE GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS AND
SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO PLAINS.  BURNING IS DISCOURAGED IN THESE
AREAS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

DRY AND WINDY CONDITIONS WILL RESULT IN CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER
 IN THE GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON, WITH THESE
CONDITIONS LASTING THURSDAY MORNING. THEREFORE, A RED FLAG WARNING
WILL BE IN EFFECT FOR THE GUADALUPES WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AND
NIGHT.

THERE WILL BE A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS OVER ALL OF SOUTHEAST NEW
MEXICO AND WEST TEXAS FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT.  SOME OF
THE STORMS COULD BE STRONG, IF NOT SEVERE, PARTICULARLY SATURDAY AND
SATURDAY NIGHT.

.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 /LOWER CASE/
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/MIDLAND

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