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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
625 AM MDT Wed Apr 14 2021

...RED FLAG WARNING FOR WEST CENTRAL AND NORTHWEST NEW MEXICO
THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH EARLY EVENING DUE TO STRONG WINDS AND LOW
HUMIDITY...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH FOR MUCH OF WESTERN AND CENTRAL NEW MEXICO
THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH EARLY EVENING DUE TO STRONG WINDS AND LOW
HUMIDITY...

.Drier and stronger southwesterlies will develop over far western
New Mexico Wednesday. Humidity will plummet to single digits in
many areas with occasional gusts reaching 35 mph over areas along
and west of the Continental Divide. In addition, Haines values of
6 will also be possible across western New Mexico Wednesday
afternoon and early evening, indicating the potential for an
unstable atmosphere that will create critical fire weather
conditions. Expect these conditions to redevelop Thursday and
spread further east to include much of central New Mexico.
Critical fire weather conditions are expected below significant
snowpack.

NMZ101-105-109-142100-
/O.CON.KABQ.FW.W.0017.210414T1800Z-210415T0200Z/
/O.CON.KABQ.FW.A.0017.210415T1800Z-210416T0200Z/
Northwest Plateau-Northwest Highlands-West Central Highlands-
625 AM MDT Wed Apr 14 2021

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 8 PM MDT
THIS EVENING...
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...

* AREA AND TIMING...For the Northwest Plateau, Northwest Highlands
  and the West Central Highlands from noon to 8 PM MDT today and
  again on Thursday.

* 20 FOOT WINDS...Southwest 20 to 30 mph with occasional gusts to
  40 mph. Winds will become westerly on Thursday.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...Dropping to 6 to 15 percent each 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 for today and Fire Weather Watch
for Thursday.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
625 AM MDT Wed Apr 14 2021

...RED FLAG WARNING FOR WEST CENTRAL AND NORTHWEST NEW MEXICO
THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH EARLY EVENING DUE TO STRONG WINDS AND LOW
HUMIDITY...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH FOR MUCH OF WESTERN AND CENTRAL NEW MEXICO
THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH EARLY EVENING DUE TO STRONG WINDS AND LOW
HUMIDITY...

.Drier and stronger southwesterlies will develop over far western
New Mexico Wednesday. Humidity will plummet to single digits in
many areas with occasional gusts reaching 35 mph over areas along
and west of the Continental Divide. In addition, Haines values of
6 will also be possible across western New Mexico Wednesday
afternoon and early evening, indicating the potential for an
unstable atmosphere that will create critical fire weather
conditions. Expect these conditions to redevelop Thursday and
spread further east to include much of central New Mexico.
Critical fire weather conditions are expected below significant
snowpack.

NMZ102-106-107-142100-
/O.CON.KABQ.FW.A.0017.210415T1800Z-210416T0200Z/
North Central Mountains-Middle Rio Grande Valley-
Sandia, Manzano and Gallinas Mountains-
625 AM MDT Wed Apr 14 2021

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...

* AREA AND TIMING...North Central Mountains, Middle Rio Grande
  Valley and the Sandia, Manzano and Gallinas Mountains from noon
  to 8 PM MDT Thursday.

* 20 FOOT WINDS...Southwest 20 to 30 mph with occasional gusts to
  45 mph.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...Dropping to 6 to 15 percent late Thursday
  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 Fire Weather Watch.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service El Paso TX/Santa Teresa NM
631 AM MDT Wed Apr 14 2021

...CRITICAL FIRE CONDITIONS EXPECTED TODAY AND TOMORROW...

.Southwesterly winds will increase across southern New Mexico the
next two afternoons as surface low pressure develops over the
state. Gusty winds combined with relative humidities of 6 to 12
percent will create critical fire conditions in southwestern New
Mexico this afternoon, and all of southern New Mexico Thursday
afternoon.

NMZ110-111-142045-
/O.NEW.KEPZ.FW.W.0015.210414T2000Z-210415T0200Z/
/O.CON.KEPZ.FW.A.0008.210415T1900Z-210416T0300Z/
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 110
 SOUTHWEST MOUNTAINS/GILA NF/APACHE NF/GLZ-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 111
 SOUTHWEST DESERTS AND LOWLANDS/LAS CRUCES BLM/GLZ-
631 AM MDT Wed Apr 14 2021

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 8 PM
MDT THIS EVENING FOR VERY DRY AND WINDY CONDITIONS FOR FIRE
WEATHER ZONES 110 AND 111...
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING FOR VERY DRY AND WINDY CONDITIONS FOR
FIRE WEATHER ZONES 110 AND 111...

The National Weather Service in El Paso Tx/Santa Teresa has
issued a Red Flag Warning, which is in effect from 2 PM this
afternoon to 8 PM MDT this evening.

* AFFECTED AREA...Fire weather zones 110 and 111 in southwest New
  Mexico.

* WIND...Southwest winds 20 to 25 mph.

* HUMIDITY...6 to 12 percent.

* IMPACTS...Any fires that develop or are ongoing will likely
  spread rapidly. Outdoor burning is not recommended.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible
Red Flag Warnings.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service El Paso TX/Santa Teresa NM
631 AM MDT Wed Apr 14 2021

...CRITICAL FIRE CONDITIONS EXPECTED TODAY AND TOMORROW...

.Southwesterly winds will increase across southern New Mexico the
next two afternoons as surface low pressure develops over the
state. Gusty winds combined with relative humidities of 6 to 12
percent will create critical fire conditions in southwestern New
Mexico this afternoon, and all of southern New Mexico Thursday
afternoon.

NMZ112-113-142045-
/O.CON.KEPZ.FW.A.0008.210415T1900Z-210416T0300Z/
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 112
 SOUTH CENTRAL LOWLANDS AND SOUTHERN RIO GRANDE VALLEY/BLM/GLZ-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 113
 CAPITAN AND SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS/LINCOLN NF/LNZ-
631 AM MDT Wed Apr 14 2021

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING FOR VERY DRY AND WINDY CONDITIONS FOR
FIRE WEATHER ZONES 112 AND 113...

* AFFECTED AREA...Fire weather zones 112 and 113 in south-central
  New Mexico.

* WIND...Southwest winds 20 to 25 mph.

* HUMIDITY...6 to 12 percent.

* IMPACTS...Any fires that develop or are ongoing will likely
  spread rapidly. Outdoor burning is not recommended.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible
Red Flag Warnings.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Tucson AZ
519 AM MST Wed Apr 14 2021

AZZ151>154-142300-
/O.CON.KTWC.FW.A.0007.210415T1900Z-210416T0300Z/
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 151
Western half Desert Grasslands FDRA including elevations up to
5500 feet in Southeast corner of Pinal County-
Extreme Eastern Pima County-Western third of Cochise County-
Santa Cruz County-TDC-Arizona Fire Weather Zone 152
Eastern half Desert Grasslands FDRA including elevations up to
5500 feet in Southwest Graham County and Eastern two thirds of
Cochise County-Southern San Carlos Reservation-
Southern Greenlee County below 5000 feet-TDC-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 153
Northern Graham County-Northern Greenlee County-
White and Gila Mountains-Apache Sitgreaves NF-
Southern San Carlos Reservation above 5000 feet-SDC-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 154
Forest Woodlands FDRA including the Sky Islands of Southeast
Arizona above 5500 feet-Coronado NF-TDC-
519 AM MST Wed Apr 14 2021

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS, LOW HUMIDITY AND A
HIGH FIRE DANGER RATING FOR SOUTHEAST ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONES
152, 153, 154 AND EASTERN PORTIONS OF ZONE 151...

* AFFECTED AREA...Eastern portions of southeast Arizona
  including all of Cochise and Greenlee counties, all but far
  northwest Graham County, and from the Santa Rita and Rincon
  Mountains eastward in Santa Cruz and Pima counties.

* TIMING...Thursday afternoon and evening.

* WINDS...Southwest to west winds of 20 to 25 mph with gusts to 35
  to 40 mph. The strongest winds will be in the mountains and
  near the New Mexico state line.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...Minimum relative humidity 5 to 10 percent
  at lower elevations, and 10 to 15 percent in the mountains.

* 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 Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible
Red Flag Warnings.

Please advise the appropriate officials or fire crews in the
field of the Fire Weather Watch for portions of Southeast
Arizona.

&&

$$

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Pueblo CO
346 AM MDT Wed Apr 14 2021

...A Fire Weather Watch has been issued for Thursday afternoon
and evening for gusty winds and low relative humidity for Fire
Weather zone 224, which includes the San Luis Valley...

COZ224-150200-
/O.NEW.KPUB.FW.A.0011.210415T1800Z-210416T0200Z/
San Luis Valley Including Alamosa/Del Norte/Fort Garland/Saguache-
346 AM MDT Wed Apr 14 2021

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 224...

The National Weather Service in Pueblo has issued a Fire Weather
Watch for gusty winds and low relative humidity, which is in
effect from Thursday afternoon through Thursday evening.

* Affected Area...Fire Weather Zone 224.

* Winds...Southwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 40 mph.

* Relative Humidity...As low as 12 percent.

* Impacts...Conditions are anticipated to be favorable for rapid
  rates of fire growth and spread.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible
Red Flag Warnings.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
233 AM MDT Wed Apr 14 2021

COZ207-141645-
/O.NEW.KGJT.FW.A.0008.210415T1800Z-210416T0200Z/
/O.EXT.KGJT.FW.W.0008.210414T1800Z-210415T0300Z/
Southwest Colorado Lower Forecast Area-
233 AM MDT Wed Apr 14 2021

...RED FLAG WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 9 PM MDT
THIS EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS, LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND DRY FUELS
FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 207...
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS, LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND DRY
FUELS FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 207...

The National Weather Service in Grand Junction has issued a Fire
Weather Watch for gusty winds, low relative humidity and dry
fuels, which is in effect from Thursday afternoon through
Thursday evening.

* AFFECTED AREA...In Colorado, Fire Weather Zone 207 Southwest
  Colorado Lower Forecast Area.

* WINDS...Southwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 50 mph.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...9 to 14 percent.

* IMPACTS...Conditions will become favorable for rapid ignition
  and spread of fires.

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.

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible
Red Flag Warnings.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
233 AM MDT Wed Apr 14 2021

COZ295-141645-
/O.NEW.KGJT.FW.A.0008.210415T1800Z-210416T0200Z/
/O.EXT.KGJT.FW.W.0008.210414T1800Z-210415T0300Z/
Southwest Colorado Upper East Forecast Area-
233 AM MDT Wed Apr 14 2021

...RED FLAG WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 9 PM MDT
THIS EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS, LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND DRY FUELS
FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 295 BELOW 8000 FEET...
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS, LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND DRY
FUELS FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 295 BELOW 8000 FEET...

The National Weather Service in Grand Junction has issued a Fire
Weather Watch below 8000 feet for gusty winds, low relative
humidity and dry fuels, which is in effect from Thursday
afternoon through Thursday evening.

* AFFECTED AREA...In Colorado, Fire Weather Zone 295 Southwest
  Colorado Upper East Forecast Area below 8000 feet.

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

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...10 to 15 percent.

* IMPACTS...Conditions will become favorable for rapid ignition
  and spread of fires.

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.

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible
Red Flag Warnings.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Flagstaff AZ
303 PM MST Tue Apr 13 2021


AZZ111-113-114-116-140-150300-
/O.CON.KFGZ.FW.W.0003.210414T1900Z-210415T0300Z/
/O.CON.KFGZ.FW.A.0003.210415T1800Z-210416T0300Z/
Chuska Mountains and Defiance Plateau (Fire Weather Zone 111)-
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)-
Northeast Plateaus and Mesas South of Hwy 264 (Fire Weather Zone
140)-
303 PM MST Tue Apr 13 2021

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 8 PM MST
WEDNESDAY FOR MUCH OF COCONINO, NAVAJO,AND APACHE COUNTIES...
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING
THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING FOR PORTIONS OF COCONINO, APACHE AND
NAVAJO COUNTIES...

* AFFECTED AREA...Locations near Buffalo Pass, Dilkon, Eagar-
  Springerville, Forest Lakes, Ganado, Heber-Overgaard,
  Holbrook, Kykotsmovi, Saint Johns, Snowflake-Taylor, Window
  Rock and Winslow. This includes portions of the Apache-
  Sitgreaves National Forest, Coconino National Forest and Tonto
  National Forest.

* WINDS...Southwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 50 mph.

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

* IMPACTS...Any fires that start will have the potential to
  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.

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are possible. Listen for later forecasts and possible red flag
warnings.

Please notify field crews of this fire weather watch.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Flagstaff AZ
303 PM MST Tue Apr 13 2021


AZZ117-150300-
/O.CON.KFGZ.FW.A.0003.210415T1800Z-210416T0300Z/
White Mountains (Fire Weather Zone 117)-
303 PM MST Tue Apr 13 2021

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING
THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING FOR THE WHITE MOUNTAIN REGION...

* AFFECTED AREA...Locations near Alpine, Pinetop-Lakeside, Show
  Low and Whiteriver. This includes portions of the Apache-
  Sitgreaves National Forest.

* WINDS...Southwest 20 to 25 mph with gusts up to 45 mph.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...As low as 11 percent.

* IMPACTS...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are possible. Listen for later forecasts and possible red flag
warnings.

Please notify field crews of this fire weather watch.

&&

$$

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http://weather.gov/flagstaff

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