Rangeland Fire Danger Forecast
Issued by NWS Midland/Odessa, TX

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Fire Danger Statement
National Weather Service Midland/Odessa TX
333 AM CDT Mon May 3 2021 /233 AM MDT Mon May 3 2021/

...ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS EXPECTED FROM THE GUADALUPE
AND DELAWARE MOUNTAINS EASTWARD TO WINKLER COUNTY AND SOUTHWARD
TO THE DAVIS MOUNTAINS, MARFA PLATEAU AND CULBERSON COUNTY THIS
AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING...

Weather conditions will be favorable for fire spread in wildland
grasses.

* Relative humidity: 6 to 12 percent.

* Wind: West 15 to 35 mph with gusts up to 45 mph in the Guadalupe
  and Delaware Mountains. West 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35
  mph elsewhere.

* Temperature: Around 5 degrees above normal.

* Fuels: Above normal to normal moisture.

* Timing: This afternoon and early evening.

Outdoor burning and activities that cause open sparks or flames
are discouraged. Fire and emergency officials should be aware
that weather conditions will be favorable for the development of
wind-driven grass fires.

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