Lincoln County, New Mexico
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Weather Alerts: Lincoln County, New Mexico
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Fire Weather Warning
NMZ112-TXZ055-056-281400-
/O.NEW.KEPZ.FW.W.0004.170228T1800Z-170301T0300Z/
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 112
SOUTH CENTRAL LOWLANDS AND SOUTHERN RIO GRANDE VALLEY/BLM/GLZ-
TEXAS FIRE WEATHER ZONE 055
EL PASO COUNTY-TEXAS FIRE WEATHER ZONE 056
HUDSPETH COUNTY-
150 PM MST Mon Feb 27 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 8 PM MST TUESDAY FOR
STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES
055, 056, AND 112...

The National Weather Service in El Paso has issued a Red Flag
Warning, which is in effect from 11 AM to 8 PM MST Tuesday.

* AFFECTED AREA...Fire weather zone 112. Fire weather zone
055. Fire weather zone 056.

* WIND...25 TO 40 MPH with gusts to 60 mph.

* HUMIDITY...9 to 15 percent.

* HIGHEST THREAT...is located over Hudspeth and far southeast
Otero counties. Humidities to the west will gradually get higher
but with the strong winds will still create hazardous fire
weather conditions.

* 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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Fire Weather Warning
NMZ115-TXZ045>047-050-051-057>062-067-068-075-281300-
/O.EXP.KMAF.FW.W.0011.000000T0000Z-170228T0100Z/
/O.CON.KMAF.FW.W.0012.170228T1700Z-170301T0100Z/
Southeast Plains-Gaines-Dawson-Borden-Andrews-Martin-
Van Horn and Highway 54 Corridor-
Reeves County and Upper Trans Pecos-Loving-Winkler-Ector-Midland-
Ward-Crane-Pecos-
727 PM CST Mon Feb 27 2017 /627 PM MST Mon Feb 27 2017/

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM CST /10 AM MST/
TO 7 PM CST /6 PM MST/ TUESDAY FOR RELATIVE HUMIDITY OF
15 PERCENT OR LESS, 20 FOOT WINDS OF 20 MPH OR MORE...AND VERY
HIGH FIRE DANGER...

The National Weather Service in Midland/Odessa has issued a Red
Flag Warning from 11 AM to 7 PM CST Tuesday.

* WIND...West 25 to 40 mph with higher gusts.

* HUMIDITY...10 to 15 percent today. 7 to 12 percent.

* FIRE DANGER...Very high to extreme.

* 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 dangerous fire behavior.

&&

$$

Fire Weather Warning
NMZ114-TXZ048-052-053-063-069-070-074-079>082-258-281300-
/O.CON.KMAF.FW.W.0012.170228T1700Z-170301T0100Z/
Guadalupe Mountains-Scurry-Howard-Mitchell-Glasscock-Upton-Reagan-
Davis/Apache Mountains Area-Presidio Valley-Marfa Plateau-
Big Bend Area-Terrell-
727 PM CST Mon Feb 27 2017 /627 PM MST Mon Feb 27 2017/

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM CST /10 AM MST/
TO 7 PM CST /6 PM MST/ TUESDAY FOR RELATIVE HUMIDITY OF
15 PERCENT OR LESS...20 FOOT WINDS OF 20 MPH OR MORE...AND HIGH
TO VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER...

* WIND...25 to 40 mph in lower elevations. 30 to 60 mph in the
mountains.

* HUMIDITY...9 to 15 percent.

* FIRE DANGER...High to very high.

* 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 dangerous fire behavior.

&&

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High Wind Warning
NMZ521-523>526-539-540-281200-
/O.CON.KABQ.HW.W.0009.170228T0700Z-170301T0200Z/
Sandia/Manzano Mountains-Central Highlands-
South Central Highlands-Upper Tularosa Valley-
South Central Mountains-Eastern Lincoln County-
Southwest Chaves County-
501 PM MST Mon Feb 27 2017

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
7 PM MST TUESDAY...

* LOCATION...From the Sandia, Manzano and South Central
mountains, the Central and South Central Highlands, Eastern
Lincoln and Southwest Chaves Counties.

* WINDS...West to southwest at 30 to 45 mph with gusts of 60 to
70 mph.

* TIMING...Winds will increase rapidly tonight, peak from midday
through the afternoon, then diminish in the evening.

* VISIBILITY...Could be reduced to 3 miles in blowing dust.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...Drivers of vans, campers, trailers, and other
high-profile vehicles should be prepared for these potentially
dangerous high winds, especially on north to south oriented
highways, including U.S. Highways 285 and 54.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Remember, A High Wind Warning means damaging winds are imminent
or highly likely. Sustained wind speeds of at least 40 mph or
gusts of 58 mph or more can lead to property damage.

&&

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