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Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 6:59 AM MDT on May 26, 2016

Expires 10:00 PM EDT on May 26, 2016


... Red flag warning in effect from noon today to 8 PM MDT this
evening for strong winds and low relative humidities for fire
weather zones 055... 056... 112 and 113...

The National Weather Service in El Paso TX/Santa Teresa has
issued a red flag warning... which is in effect from noon today to
8 PM MDT this evening.

* Affected area... fire weather zone 112. Fire weather zone 113.
Fire weather zone 055. Fire weather zone 056.

* Wind... west 20 to 25 mph.

* Humidity... 6 to 12 percent.

* Highest threat... is located over the Sacramento Mountains.

* 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.


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