327  
WWUS84 KEPZ 141300  
RFWEPZ  
 
URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO TX/SANTA TERESA NM  
700 AM MDT FRI JUN 14 2019  
   
..CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS TODAY
 
 
.AN UPPER LEVEL STORM SYSTEM WILL MOVE ACROSS NEW MEXICO TODAY.  
WEST WINDS WILL REACH THE 20 TO 30 MPH RANGE. THESE WINDS WILL  
COMBINE WITH VERY DRY AIR, WHICH WILL HELP CREATE CRITICAL FIRE  
WEATHER CONDITIONS THIS AFTERNOON, ESPECIALLY FOR SOUTHWESTERN  
NEW MEXICO.  
 
NMZ111-150200-  
/O.CON.KEPZ.FW.W.0017.190614T1800Z-190615T0200Z/  
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 111  
SOUTHWEST DESERTS AND LOWLANDS/LAS CRUCES BLM/GLZ-  
700 AM MDT FRI JUN 14 2019  
 
...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 8 PM MDT  
THIS EVENING FOR STRONG WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE  
WEATHER ZONE 111...  
 
* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 111.  
 
* WIND...WESTERLY WIND 20-30 MPH, WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH.  
 
* HUMIDITY...6-14 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.  
 

 
 

 
 
NMZ110-150200-  
/O.CON.KEPZ.FW.A.0011.190614T1800Z-190615T0200Z/  
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 110  
SOUTHWEST MOUNTAINS/GILA NF/APACHE NF/GLZ-  
700 AM MDT FRI JUN 14 2019  
 
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON MDT TODAY  
TO 8PM MDT THIS EVENING FOR STRONG WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY  
FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 110...  
 
* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 110.  
 
* WIND... WESTERLY WIND 15-25 MPH, WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH  
 
* HUMIDITY...6-11 PERCENT  
 
* 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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