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New Mexico, Central Lea County

Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 3:20 AM MDT on April 20, 2018

Expires 10:00 PM EDT on April 20, 2018


... Red flag warning remains in effect from 11 am CDT /10 am MDT/
this morning to 9 PM CDT /8 PM MDT/ this evening for windy and
dry conditions, and very high to extreme fire danger for all of
southeast New Mexico and south through the Davis Mountains and
Marfa Plateau...

* wind... southwest 30 to 50 mph in the Guadalupe Mountains with
higher gusts. Southwest 20 to 30 in the plains with higher
gusts.

* Humidity... 5 to 15 percent.

* Fire danger... very high to extreme.

* 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 will increase
potential for fire growth.




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