Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Tucson, AZ

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Tucson AZ
225 AM MST Fri May 24 2019

AZZ151-152-242300-
/O.NEW.KTWC.FW.A.0004.190526T1900Z-190527T0100Z/
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 151
Eastern Pima County-Southeastern Pinal County-
Santa Cruz County-Western Cochise County-
Coronado NF-TDC-Arizona Fire Weather Zone 152
Southern Greenlee County-Central and Eastern Cochise County-
Southern Graham County-Southern San Carlos Apache Nation-
225 AM MST Fri May 24 2019

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT SUNDAY AFTERNOON FOR STRONG AND
GUSTY SOUTHWEST WINDS, LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND HIGH FIRE DANGER
FOR ELEVATIONS BELOW 5500 FEET FOR SOUTHERN FIRE WEATHER ZONES
151 AND 152...

The National Weather Service in Tucson has issued a Fire Weather
Watch, which is in effect Sunday afternoon.

* AFFECTED AREA...Southern portions of Fire Weather Zones 151 and
  152 below 5500 feet.

* TIMING...Sunday afternoon.

* WINDS...Sustained 20-foot southwesterly winds of 15 to 25 mph
  with gusts to 35 mph.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...Minimum relative humidity values between 10
  and 15 percent.

* IMPACTS...Any fires that develop or are ongoing will have the
  potential to spread rapidly.

* FOR A DETAILED VIEW OF THE HAZARD AREA...Visit
  weather.gov/Tucson and click on the Detailed Hazards Icon.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

Please advise the appropriate officials or fire crews in the
field of the Fire Weather Watch for portions of Southeast
Arizona.

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