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Northwest Highlands-Middle Rio Grande Valley-
Sandia...Manzano and Gallinas Mountains-East Central Plains-
West Central Highlands-
637 AM MDT Thu May 25 2017
...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO
9 PM MDT THIS EVENING...
...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 9 PM MDT
* AREA AND TIMING... Fire weather zones located along and south of
Interstate 40, including the Albuquerque metro area. The most
critical conditions are expected during the mid to late
afternoon both days.
* 20 FOOT WINDS...Southwest and west 20 to 35 mph with gusts up to
50 mph today. Southwest at 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 40 mph
* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...Several hours of single digit humidities
are expected both afternoons.
* IMPACTS...Any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly and
will be hard to control. Long range spotting and extreme fire
behavior will be possible. Outdoor burning should not be done.
Please advise the appropriate officials or fire crews in the
field of this Red Flag Warning.