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Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 7:08 PM CST on February 27, 2017

Expires 8:00 PM EST on February 28, 2017


... Red flag warning remains in effect from 11 am to 7 PM CST
Tuesday for strong winds and low relative humidity for the
western portions of the Texas Panhandle...

* affected area... in Oklahoma... Cimarron and Texas. In Texas...
Dallam... Sherman... Hartley... Moore... Oldham... Potter... Deaf
Smith and Randall.

* 20 foot winds... southwest winds 30 to 40 mph with gusts up to
55 mph are expected across the warning area on Tuesday.

* Relative humidity... falling to around 15 percent.

* Timing... critical to extremely critical fire weather conditions
are expected from 11 am until 7 PM on Tuesday.

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
create favorable weather for rapid fire growth and spread. Avoid
activities that promote open flames and Sparks.






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