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Davis/Apache Mountains Area-Presidio Valley-Marfa Plateau-
Big Bend Area-
245 PM CST Mon Feb 27 2017 /145 PM MST Mon Feb 27 2017/
...RED FLAG WARNING 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
The National Weather Service in Midland/Odessa has issued a Red
Flag Warning, which is in effect from 11 AM CST /10 AM MST/ to
7 PM CST /6 PM MST/ Tuesday. The Fire Weather Watch is no longer
* WIND...25 to 40 mph in lower elevations. 30 to 60 mph in the
* 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.
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.