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Northwest Deserts/Northwest Plateau-
321 AM MST Fri May 26 2017
...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 8 PM
MST THIS EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RH FOR FIRE WEATHER
The National Weather Service in Las Vegas has issued a Red Flag
Warning, which is in effect from 1 PM this afternoon to 8 PM MST
* AFFECTED AREA...In Arizona...Fire weather zone 102.
* TIMING...Winds will increase early this afternoon and remain
gusty into the evening hours.
* WIND...Southwest 20 to 25 mph with gusts to around 35 mph.
* HUMIDITY...Humidity values will generally be in the 10 to 15
percent range during the afternoon.
* IMPACTS...Any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
Outdoor burning is not recommended.
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.