059  
WWUS84 KMAF 251908  
RFWMAF  
 
URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX  
208 PM CDT SAT MAR 25 2017  
 
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH  
EARLY SUNDAY EVENING FOR RELATIVE HUMIDITY OF 15% OR LESS, 20  
FOOT WINDS OF 20 MPH OR MORE, AND HIGH TO EXTREME FIRE DANGER FOR  
SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO AND MUCH OF WEST TEXAS...  
 
.ANOTHER UPPER-LEVEL STORM SYSTEM WILL PASS NORTH OF THE REGION  
SUNDAY, RESULTING IN WINDY CONDITIONS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY  
TO PRODUCE ANOTHER ROUND OF CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER. MOISTURE  
RETURN TONIGHT WILL BE POOR TO FAIR AND FUELS WILL REMAIN VERY  
DRY.  
 
TXZ045>048-050>053-062-063-069-070-261000-  
/O.EXB.KMAF.FW.A.0011.170326T1700Z-170327T0100Z/  
GAINES-DAWSON-BORDEN-SCURRY-ANDREWS-MARTIN-HOWARD-MITCHELL-  
MIDLAND-GLASSCOCK-UPTON-REAGAN-  
208 PM CDT SAT MAR 25 2017  
 
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH  
EARLY SUNDAY EVENING FOR RELATIVE HUMIDITY OF 15% OR LESS, 20  
FOOT WINDS OF 20 MPH OR MORE, AND HIGH TO EXTREME FIRE DANGER...  
 
* HUMIDITY...9 TO 15%.  
 
* WIND...MOUNTAINS...WEST 25 TO 35 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
PLAINS...WEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS.  
 
* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP WILL LIKELY SPREAD RAPIDLY.  
OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT RECOMMENDED.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A FIRE WEATHER WATCH MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS  
ARE FORECAST TO OCCUR. LISTEN FOR LATER FORECASTS AND POSSIBLE  
RED FLAG WARNINGS.  
 

 
 

 
 
NMZ114-115-TXZ057>061-067-068-074-075-080-081-258-261000-  
/O.EXT.KMAF.FW.A.0011.170326T1700Z-170327T0100Z/  
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS-SOUTHEAST PLAINS-  
VAN HORN AND HIGHWAY 54 CORRIDOR-  
REEVES COUNTY AND UPPER TRANS PECOS-LOVING-WINKLER-ECTOR-WARD-  
CRANE-DAVIS/APACHE MOUNTAINS AREA-PECOS-MARFA PLATEAU-  
BIG BEND AREA-  
208 PM CDT SAT MAR 25 2017 /108 PM MDT SAT MAR 25 2017/  
 
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH NOW IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH  
SUNDAY EVENING FOR RELATIVE HUMIDITY OF 15% OR LESS, 20 FOOT WINDS  
OF 20 MPH OR MORE, AND HIGH TO EXTREME FIRE DANGER...  
 
* HUMIDITY...5 TO 15%.  
 
* WIND...MOUNTAINS...WEST 20 TO 35 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS.  
PLAINS...WEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS.  
 
* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP WILL LIKELY SPREAD RAPIDLY.  
OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT RECOMMENDED.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A FIRE WEATHER WATCH MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS  
ARE FORECAST TO OCCUR. LISTEN FOR LATER FORECASTS AND POSSIBLE  
RED FLAG WARNINGS.  
 

 
 

 
 
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