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Texas, Coastal Willacy

Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 12:15 PM CST on February 06, 2016

Expires 6:00 PM EST on February 06, 2016


... Red flag warning remains in effect until 5 PM CST this
afternoon for very low relative humidity and gusty winds for fire
weather zones 248... 249... 250... 251... 252... 253... 254... 255...
256 and 257...

* affected area... fire weather zones 248... 249... 250... 251...
252... 253... 254... 255... 256 and 257.

* Wind... 20 foot winds northwest 15 to 20 mph few gusts to 25
mph.

* Humidity... 10 to 18 percent west and 18-30 percent coastal
counties.

* Highest threat... along and east of Highway 69e where the
strongest winds will overlap with the lowest humidity values.

* Impacts... any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly with
erratic fire behavior during the highest wind period between
noon and 3 PM. Outdoor burning is not recommended this afternoon.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A red flag warning means critical fire weather conditions are
occurring now... or will shortly. In general... these conditions
include sustained 20 foot winds of 25 mph or greater... humidity
ranging from below 25 percent in Zapata County to below
45 percent along the coast... each lasting for 2 hours or more...
and cured fuels. Humidity below 25 percent in most areas will
trigger fire danger at lower wind speeds. Detailed decision
tables are found at http://weather.Gov/rgv/?N=mapcolors#fire.





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