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Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch

Statement as of 2:55 AM MDT on April 24, 2017

Expires 11:00 PM EDT on April 25, 2017


... Red flag warning in effect from 11 am this morning to 9 PM MDT
this evening for relative humidity of 15 percent or less... 20 foot
winds of 20 mph or more... and very high fire danger...

... Fire Weather Watch in effect from Tuesday morning through
Tuesday evening for relative humidity of 15 percent or less... 20
foot winds of 20 mph or more... and very high fire danger...

The National Weather Service in Midland/Odessa has issued a red
flag warning, which is in effect from 11 am this morning to 9 PM
MDT this evening. A Fire Weather Watch has also been issued for
Tuesday morning through Tuesday evening.

* Wind... west southwest 20 to 25 mph with higher gusts in the
plains. West southwest 30 to 45 mph with higher gusts in the
mountains. On Tuesday, west 25 to 35 mph with higher gusts in
the plains. West 35 to 55 mph with higher gusts in the
mountains.

* Humidity... 5 to 7 percent today, 6 to 15 percent Tuesday.

* Fire danger... very high.

* 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 dangerous fire behavior.

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible
red flag warnings.







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