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Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 3:26 PM MDT on April 24, 2017

Expires 10:00 PM EDT on April 24, 2017


... Red flag warning remains in effect until 7 PM MST this evening
for strong winds, low relative humidity and high fire danger for
southern portions of fire weather zone 151...

* affected area... southern portions of fire weather zone 151
including eastern Pima, Santa Cruz and Cochise counties. This
also includes the Catalina, Rincon, huachuca, Whetstone and
Santa Rita mountain ranges.

* Timing... the warning remains in effect through 7 PM MST this
evening.

* Winds... west to southwest 20-ft winds of 15 to 25 mph with
gusts to 40 mph will be possible.

* Relative humidity... minimum values between 5 and 10 percent.

* Impacts... any fires that develop or are ongoing will have the
potential to spread rapidly, especially in areas with a high
dead grass Load.

* For a detailed view of the hazard area... visit
weather.Gov/Tucson and click on the detailed hazards tab

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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