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Red Flag Warning

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Las Vegas NV
1000 AM PDT Sat May 15 2021

An approaching low pressure system will bring gusty south-
southwesterly winds to the region. Coupled with cured fuels and
critical relative humidity values, high fire danger is expected
this afternoon.

AZZ101-102-NVZ461>466-160200-
/O.CON.KVEF.FW.W.0008.000000T0000Z-210516T0200Z/
Lake Mead NRA/Colorado River-AZ side-
Northwest Deserts/Northwest Plateau-Lincoln County/Ely Dispatch-
Nye County Deserts/Las Vegas Dispatch-Sheep Range-
Spring Mountains-
Clark and SW Lincoln County Deserts/Las Vegas Dispatch-
Lake Mead NRA/Colorado River-NV side-
1000 AM PDT Sat May 15 2021 /1000 AM MST Sat May 15 2021/

...RED FLAG WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM PDT / MST THIS
EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR SOUTHERN NEVADA AND
NORTHWEST ARIZONA...

* AFFECTED AREA...In Arizona...Fire weather zones 101 and 102.
  In Nevada...Fire weather zones 461, 462, 463, 464, 465, and
  466.

* TIMING...Through this evening.

* WIND...South-southwest winds 20-25 mph with gusts 30-40 mph.

* HUMIDITY...Afternoon relative humidity values in the single
  digits are expected. Humidities will recover to above 20%
  overnight tonight.

* 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 can
contribute to extreme fire behavior.

&&

$$


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