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Arizona, Santa Catalina and Rincon Mountains including Mount Lemmon/Summerhaven

Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 2:00 PM MDT on May 24, 2016

Expires 10:00 PM EDT on May 25, 2016


... Red flag warning remains in effect from noon to 7 PM MST
Wednesday for strong winds... low relative humidity and high to
very high fire danger for most of fire weather zones 151 and
152...

* timing... from noon MST through 7 PM MST Wednesday.

* Winds... south winds increasing to 10 to 20 mph after sunrise
then becoming southwest 20 to 30 mph by early afternoon.
Gusts to 40 mph are likely across Santa Cruz and Cochise
counties.

* Relative humidity... beginning to drop below 15 percent aft
1000 with afternoon minimum relative humidity values in the 6
to 14 percent range.

* 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 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.




Weather Severe Map
Alaska - Areal Flood Watch , Record Report
Arizona - Fire Weather Warning
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Record Report
California - Public Information Statement
Colorado - Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Special Statement, Air Quality Alert , Special Statement , Air Quality Alert
Delaware - Air Quality Alert
Florida - Air Quality Alert
Georgia - Air Quality Alert
Illinois - Flood Warning
Iowa - Special Statement
Kansas - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Special Statement , Hydrologic Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning
Maryland - Air Quality Alert
Massachusetts - Special Statement , Air Quality Alert
Michigan - Special Statement , Record Report
Mississippi - Record Report
Missouri - Areal Flood Warning , Record Report
Nebraska - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Flood Warning , Special Statement
New Jersey - Air Quality Alert
New Mexico - Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch
New York - Special Statement, Air Quality Alert , Air Quality Alert
North Carolina - Air Quality Alert
Oklahoma - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
Pennsylvania - Air Quality Alert
Rhode Island - Air Quality Alert
South Carolina - Air Quality Alert
Tennessee - Record Report
Texas - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Fire Weather Warning
Utah - Public Information Statement
Wyoming - Flood Warning

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