Pima County, AZ
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Fire Weather Warning
AZZ150-252215-
/O.EXA.KTWC.FW.W.0014.160525T1900Z-160526T0200Z/
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 150
WESTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY-
TOHONO O'ODHAM NATION-TDC-
246 AM MST WED MAY 25 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 7 PM MST THIS
EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND HIGH TO VERY
HIGH FIRE DANGER FOR THE EASTERN HALF OF ZONE 150 INCLUDING THE
EASTERN HALF OF THE TOHONO O'ODHAM NATION...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TUCSON HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 7 PM MST THIS
EVENING.

* TIMING...FROM NOON MST THROUGH 7 PM MST WEDNESDAY.

* 20 FT WINDS...SOUTH WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 MPH AFTER SUNRISE
THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST 20 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS AROUND 35 MPH BY
EARLY AFTERNOON.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...BEGINNING TO DROP BELOW 15 PERCENT AFT
1000 WITH AFTERNOON MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES IN THE 8
TO 17 PERCENT RANGE.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP OR ARE ONGOING WILL HAVE THE
POTENTIAL TO SPREAD RAPIDLY.

* FOR A DETAILED VIEW OF THE HAZARD AREA...VISIT
WEATHER.GOV/TUCSON AND CLICK ON THE DETAILED HAZARDS TAB.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP. A
COMBINATION OF STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND DRY
VEGETATION WILL CREATE THE POTENTIAL FOR RAPID AND ERRATIC FIRE
GROWTH.

PLEASE ADVISE THE APPROPRIATE OFFICIALS OR FIRE CREWS IN THE
FIELD OF THE RED FLAG WARNING FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST ARIZONA.

&&

$$

Fire Weather Warning
AZZ151-152-252215-
/O.CON.KTWC.FW.W.0014.160525T1900Z-160526T0200Z/
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 151
EASTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTHEASTERN PINAL COUNTY-
SANTA CRUZ COUNTY-WESTERN COCHISE COUNTY-
CORONADO NF-TDC-ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 152
SOUTHERN GRAHAM COUNTY-CENTRAL AND EASTERN COCHISE COUNTY-
SOUTHERN GREENLEE COUNTY-
LOWER ELEVATIONS OF THE SAN CARLOS APACHE NATION
IN GRAHAM COUNTY-CORONADO NF-SAFFORD BLM-TDC-
246 AM MST WED MAY 25 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 7 PM MST
THIS EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND HIGH TO
VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER FOR MOST OF FIRE WEATHER ZONES 151 AND
152...

* TIMING...FROM NOON MST THROUGH 7 PM MST WEDNESDAY.

* 20 FT WINDS...SOUTH WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 MPH AFTER SUNRISE
THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH BY EARLY AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO
45 MPH ARE LIKELY ACROSS SANTA CRUZ AND COCHISE COUNTIES.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...BEGINNING TO DROP BELOW 15 PERCENT AFT
1000 WITH AFTERNOON MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES IN THE 6
TO 16 PERCENT RANGE.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP OR ARE ONGOING WILL HAVE THE
POTENTIAL TO SPREAD RAPIDLY.

* FOR A DETAILED VIEW OF THE HAZARD AREA...VISIT
WEATHER.GOV/TUCSON AND CLICK ON THE DETAILED HAZARDS TAB.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP. A
COMBINATION OF STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND DRY
VEGETATION WILL CREATE THE POTENTIAL FOR RAPID AND ERRATIC FIRE
GROWTH.

PLEASE ADVISE THE APPROPRIATE OFFICIALS OR FIRE CREWS IN THE
FIELD OF THE RED FLAG WARNING FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST ARIZONA.

&&

$$

Wind Advisory
AZZ507-508-512-513-260200-
/O.NEW.KTWC.WI.Y.0009.160525T1900Z-160526T0200Z/
UPPER SAN PEDRO RIVER VALLEY-
EASTERN COCHISE COUNTY BELOW 5000 FEET-CHIRICAHUA MOUNTAINS-
DRAGOON AND MULE AND HUACHUCA AND SANTA RITA MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SIERRA VISTA...CHIRICAHUA NM...BISBEE...
CANELO HILLS
250 AM MST WED MAY 25 2016

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 7 PM MST THIS
EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TUCSON HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 7 PM MST THIS
EVENING.

* IMPACTS...HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES WILL BE AFFECTED BY STRONG
WINDS. BLOWING DUST MAY QUICKLY AND DANGEROUSLY REDUCE
VISIBILITY. LOOSE OBJECTS WILL ALSO BE BLOWN AROUND.

* TIMING...NOON TODAY TO 7 PM MST THIS EVENING.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 MPH.
EXPECT HIGHER SPEEDS ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS.

* FOR A DETAILED VIEW OF THE HAZARD AREA...VISIT
WEATHER.GOV/TUCSON AND CLICK ON THE DETAILED HAZARDS TAB

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF 30 MPH OR GREATER
ARE EXPECTED IN THE VALLEYS...OR 35 MPH OR GREATER ABOVE
5000 FEET. HIGHER GUSTS ARE ALSO LIKELY. THIS COULD MAKE DRIVING
DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA
CAUTION.

&&

$$


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