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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Amarillo TX
507 PM CST Thu Jan 18 2018

TXZ011-012-016-017-191200-
/O.NEW.KAMA.FW.A.0003.180121T1400Z-180122T0000Z/
/O.CON.KAMA.FW.A.0001.180119T1800Z-180120T0100Z/
/O.CON.KAMA.FW.A.0002.180120T1800Z-180121T0100Z/
Oldham-Potter-Deaf Smith-Randall-
507 PM CST Thu Jan 18 2018

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY
FOR THE SOUTHWEST AND SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS PANHANDLE...
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITY FOR THE SOUTHWEST AND SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS PANHANDLE...
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH
SUNDAY AFTERNOON FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR
SOUTHERN AND EASTERN PANHANDLES...

The National Weather Service in Amarillo has issued a Fire
Weather Watch for strong winds and low relative humidity, which
is in effect from Sunday morning through Sunday afternoon.

* Affected Area...In Texas...Oldham...Potter...Deaf Smith and
  Randall.

* 20 Foot Winds...West southwest winds 20 to 30 mph with higher
  gusts.

* Relative Humidity...13 to 25 percent. RFTI categories 3 to 4.

* Timing...Elevated to marginally critical fire weather conditions
  expected to begin around 9 AM CST Sunday and end around 6 PM
  CST Sunday evening.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Amarillo TX
507 PM CST Thu Jan 18 2018

TXZ005-007>010-013>015-018>020-191200-
/O.NEW.KAMA.FW.A.0003.180121T1400Z-180122T0000Z/
Lipscomb-Moore-Hutchinson-Roberts-Hemphill-Carson-Gray-Wheeler-
Armstrong-Donley-Collingsworth-
507 PM CST Thu Jan 18 2018

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH
SUNDAY AFTERNOON FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR
THE SOUTHERN, CENTRAL, AND EASTERN TEXAS PANHANDLES...

The National Weather Service in Amarillo has issued a Fire
Weather Watch for strong winds and low relative humidity, which
is in effect from Sunday morning through Sunday afternoon.

* Affected Area...In Texas...Lipscomb...Moore...Hutchinson...
  Roberts...Hemphill...Carson...Gray...Wheeler...Armstrong...
  Donley and Collingsworth.

* 20 Foot Winds...West southwest winds 20 to 30 mph with higher
  gusts.

* Relative Humidity...13 to 25 percent. RFTI categories 3 to 4.

* Timing...Elevated to marginally critical fire weather conditions
  expected to begin around 9 AM CST Sunday and end around 6 PM CST
  Sunday evening.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Amarillo TX
507 PM CST Thu Jan 18 2018

OKZ001-TXZ001-006-191200-
/O.CON.KAMA.FW.A.0002.180120T1800Z-180121T0100Z/
Cimarron-Dallam-Hartley-
507 PM CST Thu Jan 18 2018

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITY FOR THE WESTERN OKLAHOMA PANHANDLE AND THE WESTERN AND
SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS PANHANDLE...

* Affected Area...In Oklahoma...Cimarron. In Texas...Dallam and
  Hartley.

* 20 Foot Winds...Southwest winds 15 to 25 mph with higher gusts.

* Relative Humidity...10 to 15 percent.

* Timing...Elevated to marginally critical fire weather
  conditions are expected to begin around noon CST Saturday
  afternoon and end around 7 PM CST Saturday evening.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$

For more information from the National Weather Service visit...
www.weather.gov/ama

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
215 PM MST Thu Jan 18 2018

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 6 PM MST FRIDAY ACROSS
THE EAST CENTRAL PLAINS DUE TO STRONG WIND...LOW HUMIDITY AND
WELL ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT SATURDAY AFTERNOON ACROSS THE
EAST CENTRAL AND NORTHEAST PLAINS DUE TO STRONG WIND...LOW
HUMIDITY AND ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES...

.Southwest to west winds are still expected to strengthen Friday
and Saturday afternoon in response to a storm system approaching
New Mexico from the west. High temperatures Friday afternoon will
warm to about 10 to 20 degrees above average over the East Central
Plains with moderate to high Haines and minimum humidities below
15 percent. Southwest winds will increase and become widespread
again Saturday with well above normal temperatures continuing,
perhaps allowing for another round of critical fire weather
conditions across the East Central and Northeast Plains.

NMZ104-191400-
/O.CON.KABQ.FW.A.0002.180120T1900Z-180121T0100Z/
Northeast Plains-
215 PM MST Thu Jan 18 2018

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

* AREA AND TIMING...Northeast Plains. Critical conditions will
  develop around midday then diminish around sunset.

* 20 FOOT WINDS...Southwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 40 mph.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...around 15 percent.

* 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.

&&

$$

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
215 PM MST Thu Jan 18 2018

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 6 PM MST FRIDAY ACROSS
THE EAST CENTRAL PLAINS DUE TO STRONG WIND...LOW HUMIDITY AND
WELL ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT SATURDAY AFTERNOON ACROSS THE
EAST CENTRAL AND NORTHEAST PLAINS DUE TO STRONG WIND...LOW
HUMIDITY AND ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES...

.Southwest to west winds are still expected to strengthen Friday
and Saturday afternoon in response to a storm system approaching
New Mexico from the west. High temperatures Friday afternoon will
warm to about 10 to 20 degrees above average over the East Central
Plains with moderate to high Haines and minimum humidities below
15 percent. Southwest winds will increase and become widespread
again Saturday with well above normal temperatures continuing,
perhaps allowing for another round of critical fire weather
conditions across the East Central and Northeast Plains.

NMZ108-191400-
/O.UPG.KABQ.FW.A.0001.180119T1900Z-180120T0100Z/
/O.NEW.KABQ.FW.W.0001.180119T1900Z-180120T0100Z/
/O.CON.KABQ.FW.A.0002.180120T1900Z-180121T0100Z/
East Central Plains-
215 PM MST Thu Jan 18 2018

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 6 PM MST FRIDAY...
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

The National Weather Service in Albuquerque has issued a Red Flag
Warning...which is in effect from noon to 6 PM MST Friday. The
Fire Weather Watch remains in effect for Saturday afternoon.

* AREA AND TIMING...East Central Plains. Critical conditions will
  develop around midday then diminish around sunset Friday.
  Critical conditions Saturday are possible throughout the
  afternoon.

* 20 FOOT WINDS...Southwest to west 15 to 25 mph with gusts around
  35 mph Friday. Southwest winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 40 mph
  Saturday.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...10 to 15 percent Friday, and around 15
  percent Saturday.

* 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 on Friday.

&&

$$

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