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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Flagstaff AZ
315 AM MST Mon May 21 2018

AZZ113-114-116-117-211900-
/O.CON.KFGZ.FW.W.0017.180521T1900Z-180522T0200Z/
Little Colorado River Valley in Navajo County (Fire Weather Zone
113)-
Little Colorado River Valley in Apache County (Fire Weather Zone
114)-Eastern Mogollon Rim (Fire Weather Zone 116)-
White Mountains (Fire Weather Zone 117)-
315 AM MST Mon May 21 2018

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 7 PM MST
THIS EVENING FOR SOUTHERN APACHE COUNTY, SOUTHERN NAVAJO COUNTY,
AND EASTERN PORTIONS OF THE MOGOLLON RIM IN COCONINO COUNTY...

* AFFECTED AREA...southern Apache county, southern Navajo county,
   and eastern portions of the Mogollon Rim in Coconino county.

* WINDS...South 20 to 25 mph with gusts 35 to 40 mph.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...As low as 8 percent.

* IMPACTS...Any fires that develop will spread rapidly.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Red Flag Warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring or are imminent. A combination of strong
winds and low relative humidities can contribute to extreme fire
behavior.

Please notify field crews of this red flag warning.

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http://weather.gov/flagstaff

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Flagstaff AZ
315 AM MST Mon May 21 2018

AZZ140-211900-
/O.EXA.KFGZ.FW.W.0017.180521T1900Z-180522T0200Z/
Northeast Plateaus and Mesas South of Hwy 264 (Fire Weather Zone
140)-
315 AM MST Mon May 21 2018

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 7 PM MST THIS
EVENING DUE TO STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR
SOUTHERN APACHE COUNTY, SOUTHERN NAVAJO COUNTY, AND EASTERN
PORTIONS OF THE MOGOLLON RIM IN COCONINO COUNTY...

The National Weather Service in Flagstaff has issued a Red Flag
Warning due to strong winds and low relative humidity, which is
in effect from noon today to 7 PM MST this evening.

* AFFECTED AREA...southern Apache county, southern Navajo county,
  and eastern portions of the Mogollon Rim in Coconino county.

* WINDS...South 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...As low as 7 percent.

* IMPACTS...Any fires that develop will spread rapidly.

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Tucson AZ
214 AM MST Mon May 21 2018

AZZ153-212300-
/O.CON.KTWC.FW.W.0018.180521T1900Z-180522T0200Z/
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 153
Northern Graham County-Northern Greenlee County-
White and Gila Mountains-Apache Sitgreaves NF-SDC-
214 AM MST Mon May 21 2018

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 7 PM MST THIS
EVENING FOR STRONG AND GUSTY SOUTH WINDS, LOW HUMIDITY, AND A HIGH
TO VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER FOR NORTHERN PORTIONS OF FIRE WEATHER
ZONE 153 INCLUDING NORTHERN GRAHAM AND NORTHERN GREENLEE
COUNTIES...

The National Weather Service in Tucson has issued a Red Flag
Warning, which is in effect from noon today to 7 PM MST this
evening.

* AFFECTED AREA...The northern portions of Fire Weather Zone
  153. This includes both Northern Graham and Northern Greenlee
  counties.

* TIMING...Red Flag Warning is in effect from noon today until 7
  PM MST this evening.

* WINDS...Sustained 20-foot winds out of the south at 15 to 25
  mph with gusts to 40 mph.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...Minimum humidity values will range from 8
  to 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 Red Flag Warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now...or are expected to develop. A
combination of strong winds...low relative humidity...and dry
vegetation will create the potential for rapid and erratic fire
growth.

Please advise the appropriate officials or fire crews in the
field of the Red Flag Warning for portions of Southeast Arizona.

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