Rangeland Fire Danger Forecast
Issued by NWS Midland/Odessa, TX

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FIRE DANGER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND TX
402 AM CDT FRI APR 24 2015

NMZ114-115-TXZ045-046-050-057>060-074-258-250030-
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS NP/LINCOLN NF/LNZ-
SOUTHEAST PLAINS/BLM ROSWELL/LNZ-GAINES-DAWSON-ANDREWS-
VAN HORN AND HIGHWAY 54 CORRIDOR-
REEVES COUNTY AND UPPER TRANS PECOS-LOVING-WINKLER-
DAVIS/APACHE MOUNTAINS AREA-GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ARTESIA...CAPROCK...CARLSBAD...EUNICE...
HOBBS...JAL...LOVINGTON...ROSWELL...TATUM...SEMINOLE...LAMESA...
ANDREWS...VAN HORN...PECOS...MENTONE...RED BLUFF LAKE...KERMIT...
ALPINE...FORT DAVIS...GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS NP...PINE SPRINGS
402 AM CDT FRI APR 24 2015 /302 AM MDT FRI APR 24 2015/

...ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS EXPECTED ALONG AND WEST
OF A LAMESA TO KERMIT TO ALPINE LINE THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING...

WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL BE FAVORABLE FOR FIRE SPREAD IN WILDLAND
GRASSES.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY: 10 TO 15 PERCENT

* WIND: MOUNTAINS: 40 TO 50 MPH AND GUSTS TO 65 MPH
        PLAINS: 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH

* TEMPERATURE: NEAR NORMAL

* FUELS: LOCALLY DRY

* TIMING: THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING

OUTDOOR BURNING AND ACTIVITIES THAT CAUSE OPEN SPARKS OR FLAMES
ARE DISCOURAGED.  FIRE AND EMERGENCY OFFICIALS SHOULD BE AWARE
THAT WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL BE FAVORABLE FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF
WIND-DRIVEN GRASS FIRES.

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