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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service El Paso TX/Santa Teresa NM
607 AM MDT Sat Jun 6 2020

...A VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER...WARM TEMPERATURES...LOW HUMIDITY AND
BREEZY WINDS WILL CREATE CRITICAL FIRE CONDITIONS ACROSS
SOUTHWESTERN NEW MEXICO SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.Winds will increase across southwestern New Mexico Saturday
afternoon with temperatures climbing above 90 degrees and the
humidity falling below 15 percent. As a result critical fire
conditions are expected.

NMZ110-111-062200-
/O.CON.KEPZ.FW.W.0012.200606T1900Z-200607T0100Z/
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 110
 SOUTHWEST MOUNTAINS/GILA NF/APACHE NF/GLZ-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 111
 SOUTHWEST DESERTS AND LOWLANDS/LAS CRUCES BLM/GLZ-
607 AM MDT Sat Jun 6 2020

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
7 PM MDT THIS EVENING FOR BREEZY WINDS, LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY, AND
VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER....

* AFFECTED AREA...Fire weather zone 110. Fire weather zone 111.

* WIND...West to southwest winds will have sustained speeds from
  20 to 25 mph with gusts to 35 mph.

* HUMIDITY...Minimum humidity will be from to 7 to 12 percent.

* 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.

&&

$$

Hefner



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