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Arizona, Upper Gila River and Aravaipa Valleys including Clifton/Safford

Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 12:45 PM MDT on May 05, 2016

Expires 11:00 PM EDT on May 06, 2016


... Red flag warning remains in effect from 11 am to 8 PM MST
Friday for strong and gusty winds... low relative humidity and a
very high fire danger for fire weather zones 152 and southern
portions of zone 153 including eastern Cochise... Graham and
southern Greenlee counties...

* affected area... fire weather zone 152 and southern fire
weather zone 153.

* Timing... 11 am through 8 PM MST Friday.

* Winds... southwest 20-ft winds 25 to 30 mph with gusts between
45 and 50 mph Friday.

* Relative humidity... daytime minimum relative humidity values
Friday will range between 6 and 14 percent.

* 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.



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