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Fire Weather Watch, Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 3:56 AM MDT on April 23, 2014

Expires 10:00 PM EDT on April 23, 2014


... Red flag warning remains in effect from 11 am this morning to
8 PM MDT this evening...
... Fire Weather Watch in effect from Friday afternoon through
Friday evening...

The National Weather Service in Albuquerque has issued a Fire
Weather Watch... which is in effect from Friday afternoon through
Friday evening. A red flag warning remains in effect from 11 am
this morning to 8 PM MDT this evening.

* Area and timing... northeast Highlands and plains... east Central
Plains... Sandia... Manzano and Gallinas Mountains and middle Rio
Grande Valley. Critical conditions will develop late this
morning then persist until around sunset. Critical conditions
are possible again Friday afternoon through Friday evening.

* 20 foot winds... southwest and west 20 to 35 mph with gusts to 45
mph this afternoon and Friday afternoon.

* Relative humidity... 8 to 15 percent this afternoon. 7 to 10
percent Friday afternoon.

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

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

Please advise the appropriate officials or fire crews in the
field of this Fire Weather Watch.






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