778  
WWUS84 KLUB 180223 AAA  
RFWLUB  
 
URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE...UPDATED  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX  
923 PM CDT TUE APR 17 2018  
 
TXZ021>044-180500-  
/O.CON.KLUB.FW.W.0021.000000T0000Z-180418T0500Z/  
PARMER-CASTRO-SWISHER-BRISCOE-HALL-CHILDRESS-BAILEY-LAMB-HALE-  
FLOYD-MOTLEY-COTTLE-COCHRAN-HOCKLEY-LUBBOCK-CROSBY-DICKENS-KING-  
YOAKUM-TERRY-LYNN-GARZA-KENT-STONEWALL-  
923 PM CDT TUE APR 17 2018  
 
...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CDT TONIGHT  
FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR ALL OF THE SOUTH  
PLAINS...ROLLING PLAINS AND SOUTHERN TEXAS PANHANDLE...  
 
* TIMING...ELEVATED TO CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL  
CONTINUE THROUGH MIDNIGHT.  
 
* WIND...SUSTAINED AT 15 TO 25 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS.  
SOUTHWESTERLY WINDS WILL BECOME NORTHWESTERLY LATE THIS EVENING  
AND THEN NORTHERLY EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING.  
 
* HUMIDITY...SLOWLY RISING, BUT REMAINING BETWEEN 5 AND 15  
PERCENT.  
 
* FUELS...EXTREMELY DRY.  
 
* IMPACTS...RAPID WILDFIRE GROWTH IS LIKELY IN THESE CONDITIONS.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS  
ARE IMMINENT OR ALREADY OCCURRING. THESE CONDITIONS CAN CREATE  
RAPID WILDFIRE GROWTH.  
 

 
 

 
 
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