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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Midland/Odessa TX
239 AM CDT Thu Mar 22 2018

Guadalupe Mountains of Eddy County-Eddy County Plains-
Northern Lea County-Central Lea County-Southern Lea County-Gaines-
Van Horn and Highway 54 Corridor-Reeves County and Upper Trans Pecos-
Davis/Apache Mountains Area-Pecos-Presidio Valley-Marfa Plateau-
Big Bend Area-Terrell-Guadalupe Mountains-
239 AM CDT Thu Mar 22 2018 /139 AM MDT Thu Mar 22 2018/

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of southeast New
Mexico, southwest Texas and western Texas.


Elevated fire weather conditions are expected in the Guadalupe
Mountains, Southeast New Mexico Plains, Van Horn and the Highway 54
Corridor, and Reeves County and the upper Trans Pecos this afternoon
and evening.


Critical fire weather conditions are anticipated Friday afternoon and
evening when southwest to west winds increase, sharpening up a
dryline and leaving very dry conditions west of the dryline under
unseasonably warm temperatures. A Red Flag Warning is in effect for
Southeast New Mexico and most of West Texas.

Critical fire weather conditions will be possible again Saturday
through Tuesday, mainly over Southeast New Mexico and the adjacent
plains of West Texas.


Spotter activation is not anticipated.


This product, along with other watches, warnings, advisories,
and statements issued by the National Weather Service Office in
Midland, can be found on the internet at...


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
516 AM MDT Thu Mar 22 2018

Northwest Plateau-Chuska Mountains-Far Northwest Highlands-
Northwest Highlands-West Central Plateau-West Central Mountains-
West Central Highlands-Southwest Mountains-
San Francisco River Valley-San Juan Mountains-Jemez Mountains-
West Slopes Sangre de Cristo Mountains-
Northern Sangre de Cristos above 9500 feet/Red River-
Southern Sangre de Cristos above 9500 feet-
East Slopes Sangre de Cristo Mountains-Upper Rio Grande Valley-
Lower Chama River Valley-Santa Fe Metro Area-
Middle Rio Grande Valley/Albuquerque Metro Area-
Lower Rio Grande Valley-Sandia/Manzano Mountains-Estancia Valley-
Central Highlands-South Central Highlands-Upper Tularosa Valley-
South Central Mountains-Raton Ridge/Johnson Mesa-
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-
516 AM MDT Thu Mar 22 2018

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

No hazardous weather is expected.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday

A red flag warning is in effect from noon to 8 pm MDT Friday for
the Northeast and East Central Plains where low humidities combined
with strong winds will create critical fire weather conditions.
Spotty critical fire weather conditions will be possible in the
northeast Saturday. More widespread critical conditions expected
Sunday across all of the east.

There is potential for a significant precipitation event from late
Monday through Thursday of next week.


Spotter activation is not anticipated.



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