Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
343 PM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015

...RED FLAG WARNINGS FOR STRONG WINDS CONTINUE THROUGH MIDNIGHT
THURSDAY NIGHT IN ZONES 223 225 AND 226...

STRONG GUSTY WINDS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT NEAR THE
ALASKA RANGE. RH WILL RECOVER ABOVE 30% LATE TONIGHT THROUGH THU
MORNING BUT RH RECOVERY WILL BE LESS THAN NORMAL. HUMIDITIES WILL
DROP BACK BELOW 30% LATE THURSDAY MORNING AND REMAIN LOW THROUGH
THURSDAY NIGHT.

AKZ223-071700-
/O.CON.PAFG.FW.W.0002.000000T0000Z-150508T0800Z/
DELTANA AND TANANA FLATS-
343 PM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT AKDT
THURSDAY NIGHT FOR STRONG WINDS FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 223...

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 223.

* WIND...SOUTH GUSTING TO 25 MPH TODAY AND 35 MPH THURSDAY.

* HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 25% RH. RH WILL RECOVER ABOVE 30% LATE
  TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING.

* HIGHEST THREAT...IS LOCATED NEAR DELTA JUNCTION AND FORT
  GREELY

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP WILL LIKELY SPREAD RAPIDLY.
  OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT RECOMMENDED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CONDITIONS ARE OCCURRING OR WILL
OCCUR WHICH COULD LEAD TO THE DEVELOPMENT OF LARGE AND DANGEROUS
FIRES. IT IS DIRECTED TOWARD FIRE AGENCIES...AND THROUGH THEM...
TO THE PUBLIC.

PLEASE ADVISE THE APPROPRIATE OFFICIALS OR FIRE CREWS IN THE
FIELD OF THIS RED FLAG WARNING.

&&

$$

AKZ225-071700-
/O.CON.PAFG.FW.W.0002.000000T0000Z-150508T0800Z/
DENALI-
343 PM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT AKDT
THURSDAY NIGHT FOR STRONG WINDS FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 225...

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 225.

* WIND...SOUTH GUSTING TO 30 MPH TODAY AND 40 MPH THURSDAY.

* HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 20% RH. RH WILL RECOVER ABOVE 30% LATE
  TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING.

* HIGHEST THREAT...IS LOCATED FROM THE DENALI PARK ENTRANCE TO
  JUST NORTH OF HEALY.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP WILL LIKELY SPREAD RAPIDLY.
  OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT RECOMMENDED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CONDITIONS ARE OCCURRING OR WILL
OCCUR WHICH COULD LEAD TO THE DEVELOPMENT OF LARGE AND DANGEROUS
FIRES. IT IS DIRECTED TOWARD FIRE AGENCIES...AND THROUGH THEM...
TO THE PUBLIC.

PLEASE ADVISE THE APPROPRIATE OFFICIALS OR FIRE CREWS IN THE
FIELD OF THIS RED FLAG WARNING.

&&

$$

AKZ226-071700-
/O.CON.PAFG.FW.W.0002.000000T0000Z-150508T0800Z/
EASTERN ALASKA RANGE-
343 PM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT AKDT
THURSDAY NIGHT FOR STRONG WINDS FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 226...

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 226.

* WIND...SOUTH GUSTING TO 30 MPH TODAY AND 40 MPH THURSDAY.

* HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 23% RH. RH WILL RECOVER ABOVE 30% LATE
  TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING.

* HIGHEST THREAT...IS LOCATED FROM BLACK RAPIDS TO FORT GREELY

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP WILL LIKELY SPREAD RAPIDLY.
  OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT RECOMMENDED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CONDITIONS ARE OCCURRING OR WILL
OCCUR WHICH COULD LEAD TO THE DEVELOPMENT OF LARGE AND DANGEROUS
FIRES. IT IS DIRECTED TOWARD FIRE AGENCIES...AND THROUGH THEM...
TO THE PUBLIC.

PLEASE ADVISE THE APPROPRIATE OFFICIALS OR FIRE CREWS IN THE
FIELD OF THIS RED FLAG WARNING.

&&

$$



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