Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
307 AM MDT Thu Jun 10 2021

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 7 PM
MDT THIS EVENING FOR THE NORTHWEST PLATEAU AND NORTHWEST
HIGHLANDS DUE TO STRONG WINDS, VERY LOW HUMIDITY AND AN UNSTABLE
ATMOSPHERE...

.A storm tracking to our northwest today will bring increasing
winds aloft, and they will mix down to the surface this
afternoon and into the evening. Combined with long duration
single digit relative humidities, High and Super Haines and
temperatures 5 to 10 degrees above normal, critical fire weather
conditions are expected.

NMZ101-105-110100-
/O.UPG.KABQ.FW.A.0028.210610T1900Z-210611T0100Z/
/O.NEW.KABQ.FW.W.0031.210610T1900Z-210611T0100Z/
Northwest Plateau-Northwest Highlands-
307 AM MDT Thu Jun 10 2021

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 7 PM
MDT THIS EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Albuquerque has issued a Red Flag
Warning...which is in effect from 1 PM this afternoon to 7 PM MDT
this evening. The Fire Weather Watch is no longer in effect.

* AREA AND TIMING...The Northwest Plateau and Northwest Highlands
  this afternoon and early evening.

* 20 FOOT WINDS...Southwest 20 to 25 mph with gusts of 35 to 40
  mph.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...Four to 8 percent with 10 to 15 consecutive
  hours of single digit humidities.

* 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.

&&

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