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New Mexico, Eastern Lincoln County

Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 2:11 AM MDT on May 26, 2017

Expires 11:00 PM EDT on May 26, 2017


... Red flag warning in effect from 11 am CDT /10 am MDT/ this
morning to 10 PM CDT /9 PM MDT/ this evening for relative
humidity of 10 percent or less, 20 foot winds of 20 mph or more,
and very high to extreme fire danger...

The National Weather Service in Midland/Odessa has issued a red
flag warning, which is in effect from 11 am CDT /10 am MDT/ this
morning to 10 PM CDT /9 PM MDT/ this evening. The Fire Weather
Watch is no longer in effect.

* Humidity... 7 to 10 percent.

* Fire danger... very high to extreme.

* Wind... west 15 to 25 mph, except 25 to 35 mph Guadalupe
         Mountains.

* Impacts... any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Stow trailer chains properly. Hold off on yard work or welding
near dry vegetation.





928 PM MDT Thu may 25 2017

... Red flag warning remains in effect from noon to 9 PM MDT
Friday for strong winds and low relative humidities for fire
weather zones 055, 056, 110, 111, 112, and 113...

* wind... 20 to 25 mph with gusts near 35 mph.

* Humidity... 5 to 12 percent.

* Highest threat... is located over The Lowlands.

* 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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838 PM MDT Thu may 25 2017

... Red flag warning remains in effect from 11 am to 9 PM MDT
Friday...

* area and timing... northwest and west Central Highlands, middle
Rio Grande Valley, Sandia, Manzano and Gallinas Mountains, and
east Central Plains. Critical conditions are temporarily abating
for now, but are expected to redevelop Friday late morning and
persist until Friday evening.

* 20 foot winds... southwest at 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 40
mph on Friday.

* Relative humidity... dropping to 5 to 10 percent Friday afternoon.

* 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.






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