642  
WWUS85 KVEF 231014  
RFWVEF  
 
URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAS VEGAS NV  
314 AM PDT SAT JUN 23 2018  
 
AZZ102-232200-  
/O.NEW.KVEF.FW.W.0013.180623T1800Z-180624T0300Z/  
NORTHWEST DESERTS/NORTHWEST PLATEAU-  
314 AM MST SAT JUN 23 2018  
 
...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 8 PM MST  
THIS EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RH FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE  
102...  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAS VEGAS HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG  
WARNING, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 8 PM MST  
THIS EVENING.  
 
* AFFECTED AREA...IN ARIZONA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 102.  
 
* TIMING...11 AM MST TO 8 PM MST.  
 
* WIND...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH, GUSTS TO 40 MPH.  
 
* HUMIDITY...5 TO 10 PERCENT.  
 
* 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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