Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Midland/Odessa, TX

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE...UPDATED
National Weather Service Midland/Odessa TX
420 AM CDT Sat Apr 21 2018

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH EARLY THIS
EVENING FOR DRY AND BREEZY CONDITIONS, AND VERY HIGH TO EXTREME
FIRE DANGER FOR THE GUADALUPE AND DAVIS MOUNTAINS, VAN HORN
HIGHWAY 54 CORRIDOR, MARFA PLATEAU, BIG BEND AND PRESIDIO
VALLEY...

.Dry and breezy conditions along with high to extreme fire danger
will result in critical fire weather conditions this afternoon
across the higher terrain of southwest Texas.

NMZ114-212000-
/O.EXA.KMAF.FW.W.0022.180421T1700Z-180422T0100Z/
Guadalupe Mountains-
320 AM MDT Sat Apr 21 2018

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM MDT
THIS EVENING FOR WINDY AND DRY CONDITIONS AND VERY HIGH TO
EXTREME FIRE DANGER...

* WIND...Northwest 20 to 25 mph with higher gusts.

* HUMIDITY...11 to 15 percent.

* FIRE DANGER...Very high to extreme.

* 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 will increase
potential for fire growth.

&&

$$

TXZ057-074-079>081-258-212000-
/O.CON.KMAF.FW.W.0022.180421T1700Z-180422T0100Z/
Van Horn and Highway 54 Corridor-Davis/Apache Mountains Area-
Presidio Valley-Marfa Plateau-Big Bend Area-Guadalupe Mountains-
420 AM CDT Sat Apr 21 2018 /320 AM MDT Sat Apr 21 2018/

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON CDT /11 AM MDT/
TODAY TO 8 PM CDT /7 PM MDT/ THIS EVENING FOR WINDY AND DRY
CONDITIONS AND VERY HIGH TO EXTREME FIRE DANGER...

* WIND...Northwest 20 to 25 mph with higher gusts.

* HUMIDITY...6 to 15 percent.

* FIRE DANGER...Very high to extreme.

* 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 will increase
potential for fire growth.

&&

$$



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