Lincoln County, New Mexico
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Fire Weather Warning
NMZ114-115-TXZ057-258-252100-
/O.NEW.KMAF.FW.A.0026.170526T1600Z-170527T0500Z/
/O.CON.KMAF.FW.W.0034.170525T1600Z-170526T0500Z/
Guadalupe Mountains-Southeast Plains-
Van Horn and Highway 54 Corridor-
337 AM CDT Thu May 25 2017 /237 AM MDT Thu May 25 2017/

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM CDT /10 AM MDT/
THIS MORNING TO MIDNIGHT CDT /11 PM MDT/ TONIGHT FOR RELATIVE
HUMIDITY OF 15% OR LESS, 20 FT WINDS OF 20 MPH OR MORE, AND HIGH
TO VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING FOR RELATIVE HUMIDITY OF 15% OR LESS, 20 FT WINDS
OF 20 MPH OR MORE, AND HIGH TO VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER...

The National Weather Service in Midland/Odessa has issued a Fire
Weather Watch, which is in effect from Friday morning through
Friday evening.

* WIND...Today, above 5000 feet, west 20 to 25 mph increasing to
30 to 40 mph in the afternoon with higher gusts. Below 5000
feet, west winds 25 to 35 mph with higher gusts. On Friday,
above 5000 feet, west winds 25 to 35 mph. Below 5000 feet, west
winds 20 to 25 mph.

* HUMIDITY...5% to 7% today, 7% to 10% Friday.

* 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.

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible
Red Flag Warnings.

&&

$$

Fire Weather Warning
NMZ110>113-TXZ055-056-252130-
/O.UPG.KEPZ.FW.A.0018.170526T1800Z-170527T0300Z/
/O.NEW.KEPZ.FW.W.0022.170526T1800Z-170527T0300Z/
/O.CON.KEPZ.FW.W.0021.170525T1800Z-170526T0300Z/
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 110
SOUTHWEST MOUNTAINS/GILA NF/APACHE NF/GLZ-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 111
SOUTHWEST DESERTS AND LOWLANDS/LAS CRUCES BLM/GLZ-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 112
SOUTH CENTRAL LOWLANDS AND SOUTHERN RIO GRANDE VALLEY/BLM/GLZ-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 113
CAPITAN AND SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS/LINCOLN NF/LNZ-
TEXAS FIRE WEATHER ZONE 055
EL PASO COUNTY-TEXAS FIRE WEATHER ZONE 056
HUDSPETH COUNTY-
638 AM MDT Thu May 25 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 9 PM MDT
THIS EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITIES......
...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 9 PM MDT FRIDAY FOR
STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITIES...

The National Weather Service in El Paso Tx/Santa Teresa has
issued a Red Flag Warning, which is in effect from noon to 9 PM
MDT Friday. The Fire Weather Watch is no longer in effect.

* WIND...20 to 30 mph with gusts near 45 mph.

* HUMIDITY...5 to 10 percent.

* HIGHEST THREAT...is located over the lowlands west of the Rio
Grande.

* 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.

&&

$$
Fire Weather Watch
NMZ114-115-TXZ057-258-252100-
/O.NEW.KMAF.FW.A.0026.170526T1600Z-170527T0500Z/
/O.CON.KMAF.FW.W.0034.170525T1600Z-170526T0500Z/
Guadalupe Mountains-Southeast Plains-
Van Horn and Highway 54 Corridor-
337 AM CDT Thu May 25 2017 /237 AM MDT Thu May 25 2017/

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM CDT /10 AM MDT/
THIS MORNING TO MIDNIGHT CDT /11 PM MDT/ TONIGHT FOR RELATIVE
HUMIDITY OF 15% OR LESS, 20 FT WINDS OF 20 MPH OR MORE, AND HIGH
TO VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING FOR RELATIVE HUMIDITY OF 15% OR LESS, 20 FT WINDS
OF 20 MPH OR MORE, AND HIGH TO VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER...

The National Weather Service in Midland/Odessa has issued a Fire
Weather Watch, which is in effect from Friday morning through
Friday evening.

* WIND...Today, above 5000 feet, west 20 to 25 mph increasing to
30 to 40 mph in the afternoon with higher gusts. Below 5000
feet, west winds 25 to 35 mph with higher gusts. On Friday,
above 5000 feet, west winds 25 to 35 mph. Below 5000 feet, west
winds 20 to 25 mph.

* HUMIDITY...5% to 7% today, 7% to 10% Friday.

* 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.

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible
Red Flag Warnings.

&&

$$

Wind Advisory
NMZ502-505>508-511>515-519>526-528-529-532-533-539-540-251800-
/O.NEW.KABQ.WI.Y.0034.170525T1800Z-170526T0300Z/
Chuska Mountains-West Central Plateau-West Central Mountains-
West Central Highlands-Southwest Mountains-Jemez Mountains-
West Slopes Sangre de Cristo Mountains-
Northern Sangre de Cristos above 9500 feet/Red River-
Southern Sangre de Cristos above 9500 feet-
East Slopes Sangre de Cristo Mountains-
Middle Rio Grande Valley/Albuquerque Metro Area-
Lower Rio Grande Valley-Sandia/Manzano Mountains-Estancia Valley-
Central Highlands-South Central Highlands-Upper Tularosa Valley-
South Central Mountains-Far Northeast Highlands-
Northeast Highlands-Eastern San Miguel County-Guadalupe County-
Eastern Lincoln County-Southwest Chaves County-
417 AM MDT Thu May 25 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 9 PM MDT THIS
EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Albuquerque has issued a Wind
Advisory, which is in effect from noon today to 9 PM MDT this
evening.

* LOCATION...Western and central mountains and adjacent highlands,
and the Middle Rio Grande and Tularosa Valleys.

* WINDS...Southwest increasing to 25 to 35 mph with gusts of 45 to
50 mph.

* TIMING...Winds will increase sharply this morning, reaching
advisory levels around noon, continue through mid evening, then
diminish after dark.

* VISIBILITY...Locally reduced to 3 to 5 miles in blowing dust.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...Interstate 40 from the Arizona border east to
around Santa Rosa will be susceptible to strong winds.
Interstate 25 from the southern Socorro County border north to
Bernalillo and Algondones will also be prone to strong winds.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Motorists should exercise caution while travelling. Sudden gusts
of wind may cause you to lose control of your vehicle. Extra
attention should be given to cross winds.

&&

$$

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