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Arizona, Northern Gila County

Fire Weather Watch

Statement as of 2:12 PM MDT on April 26, 2017

Expires 11:00 PM EDT on April 28, 2017


... Fire Weather Watch in effect from Friday afternoon through
Friday evening for strong winds, low relative humidity and high
fire danger for the central deserts and southern Gila County...

The National Weather Service in Phoenix has issued a Fire Weather
Watch for strong winds, low relative humidity and high fire danger,
which is in effect from Friday afternoon through Friday evening.

* Affected area... central deserts including the Phoenix Metro and
southern Gila County/Tonto National Forest foothills.

* Winds... northwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 40 mph.

* Timing... Friday 3pm MST to 8pm MST.

* Relative humidity... as low as 6 percent.

* Impacts... fuels are dry and fire danger is high. These
conditions combined with low relative humidity and strong winds
will lead to widespread hazardous fire weather conditions.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Please advise the appropriate officials and fire crews in the
field of this Fire Weather Watch.




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Alabama - Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement
Arizona - High Wind Watch , Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch
Arkansas - Tornado Warning , Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
California - Areal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory, High Wind Watch , High Wind Watch , Lake Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Watch , Beach Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Special Statement
Connecticut - Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Delaware - Record Report
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement , Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement
Georgia - Coastal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Hawaii - Record Report
Idaho - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory
Illinois - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Flood Watch , Special Statement
Indiana - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Frost Advisory , Freeze Warning
Kansas - Areal Flood Warning , Frost Advisory
Kentucky - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Louisiana - Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory
Maine - Coastal Flood Advisory
Maryland - Coastal Flood Advisory
Massachusetts - Coastal Flood Statement , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Michigan - Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Winter Weather Advisory
Mississippi - Wind Advisory
Missouri - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Frost Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Montana - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Nebraska - Flood Advisory , Frost Advisory , Freeze Warning
Nevada - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , High Wind Watch , Winter Weather Advisory
New Hampshire - Coastal Flood Advisory
New Mexico - High Wind Watch , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Watch, Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
New York - Coastal Flood Statement , Dense Fog Advisory , Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement
North Dakota - Flood Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
Ohio - Public Information Statement
Oklahoma - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory
Oregon - Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory
Pennsylvania - Public Information Statement
Puerto Rico - Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory
Rhode Island - Coastal Flood Statement , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
South Carolina - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Flood Advisory , Hydrologic Statement
South Dakota - Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report
Tennessee - Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
Texas - Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Watch , Fire Weather Warning , Beach Hazard Statement , Special Statement
Utah - Record Report
Vermont - Public Information Statement
Virginia - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
Washington - Wind Advisory
Wisconsin - Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
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