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New Mexico, Upper Tularosa Valley

Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 5:50 PM MST on February 22, 2017

Expires 10:00 PM EST on February 23, 2017


... Red flag warning remains in effect from noon to 7 PM MST
Thursday...

* area and timing... middle Rio Grande Valley and Sandia...
Manzano and Gallinas Mountains below significant snowpack
Thursday afternoon to early evening.

* 20 foot winds... west 20 to 40 mph with gusts of 50 to 60 mph
favoring areas along and east of the mountains.

* Relative humidity... minimum values between 8 to 16 percent.
Lowest values across Socorro County.

* Impacts... any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly and
will be hard to control. Long range spotting and extreme fire
behavior will be possible. Outdoor burning should not be done.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Please advise the appropriate officials or fire crews in the
field of this red flag warning.




142 PM MST Wed Feb 22 2017

... Red flag warning remains in effect from 11 am to 8 PM MST
Thursday for low relative humidities and strong winds...

* 20-foot wind... 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 45 mph.

* Humidity... 8 to 15 percent.

* Impacts... any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
Outdoor burning is not recommended.

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.


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