« View county listFire Weather Warning
708 PM CST Mon Feb 27 2017
...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 7 PM CST
TUESDAY FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR THE
WESTERN PORTIONS OF THE TEXAS PANHANDLE...
* Affected Area...In Oklahoma...Cimarron and Texas. In Texas...
Smith and Randall.
* 20 Foot Winds...Southwest winds 30 to 40 mph with gusts up to
55 mph are expected across the warning area on Tuesday.
* Relative Humidity...falling to around 15 percent.
* Timing...Critical to extremely critical fire weather conditions
are expected from 11 AM until 7 PM on Tuesday.
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 will
create favorable weather for rapid fire growth and spread. Avoid
activities that promote open flames and sparks.