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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
330 AM MDT Mon Apr 6 2020

NMZ201>241-071100-
Northwest Plateau-Chuska Mountains-Far Northwest Highlands-
Northwest Highlands-West Central Plateau-West Central Mountains-
West Central Highlands-Southwest Mountains-
San Francisco River Valley-Tusas Mountains Including Chama-
Jemez Mountains-Glorieta Mesa Including Glorieta Pass-
Northern Sangre de Cristo Mountains-
Southern Sangre de Cristo Mountains-
East Slopes Sangre de Cristo Mountains-Upper Rio Grande Valley-
Espanola Valley-Santa Fe Metro Area-
Middle Rio Grande Valley/Albuquerque Metro Area-
Lower Rio Grande Valley-Sandia/Manzano Mountains Including Edgewood-
Estancia Valley-Central Highlands-South Central Highlands-
Upper Tularosa Valley-South Central Mountains-
Johnson and Bartlett Mesas Including Raton Pass-
Far Northeast Highlands-Northeast Highlands-Union County-
Harding County-Eastern San Miguel County-Guadalupe County-
Quay County-Curry County-Roosevelt County-De Baca County-
Chaves County Plains-Eastern Lincoln County-Southwest Chaves County-
San Agustin Plains and Adjacent Lowlands-
330 AM MDT Mon Apr 6 2020

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of north and central
New Mexico.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

A Red Flag Warning is in effect this afternoon until early evening
east of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains, where low humidities
combined with strong winds will create critical fire weather
conditions.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday

Wednesday afternoon, south and southwest winds may gust up to 45 mph
across central and south central areas. Humidities will also be very
low at lower elevations with fire weather concerns across portions of
the eastern plains and much of the middle Rio Grande Valley.

Wednesday night through Thursday, a storm system with only modest
moisture is forecast to cross from the west with generally light
showers and thunderstorms. There may be a few inches of snow in the
northern mountains.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

$$

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Red Flag Warning

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
229 AM MDT Mon Apr 6 2020

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 7 PM DUE TO STRONG
WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY ACROSS THE HIGH PLAINS OF NORTHEASTERN NEW
MEXICO...

.Red flag conditions are forecast once again across northeastern
New Mexico as strong southwesterly winds redevelop this afternoon.
In addition, very low humidity, warm temperatures, and unstable
conditions are expected for this area.

NMZ103-104-070100-
/O.UPG.KABQ.FW.A.0007.200406T1800Z-200407T0100Z/
/O.NEW.KABQ.FW.W.0010.200406T1800Z-200407T0100Z/
Northeast Highlands-Northeast Plains-
229 AM MDT Mon Apr 6 2020

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 7 PM MDT THIS
EVENING...

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

* AREA AND TIMING...The high plains of northeastern New Mexico
  from noon today through 7 pm MDT.

* 20 FOOT WINDS...Sustained from the southwest at 15 to 25 mph
  with occasional gusts to 35 to 40 mph.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...Dropping to 7 to 12 percent by mid
  afternoon.

* 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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