Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Amarillo, TX

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
328 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

TXZ001-006-011>013-016>018-021100-
/O.CON.KAMA.FW.W.0004.000000T0000Z-150402T0100Z/
/O.CON.KAMA.FW.A.0004.150402T1800Z-150403T0100Z/
DALLAM-HARTLEY-OLDHAM-POTTER-CARSON-DEAF SMITH-RANDALL-ARMSTRONG-
328 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT THIS EVENING
FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR THE WESTERN AND
CENTRAL PANHANDLES...
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITY FOR PORTIONS OF THE WESTERN AND SOUTHERN TEXAS PANHANDLE...

* AFFECTED AREA...IN TEXAS...DALLAM...HARTLEY...OLDHAM...
  POTTER... CARSON...DEAF SMITH...RANDALL AND ARMSTRONG.

* 20 FOOT WINDS...WEST TO SOUTHWEST AT 15 TO 25 MPH WITH HIGHER
  GUSTS.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...8 TO 15 PERCENT.

* TIMING...CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL SUBSIDE EARLY THIS
  EVENING...BEFORE RETURNING THURSDAY AFTERNOON INTO EARLY THURSDAY
  EVENING.

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 WILL
CREATE FAVORABLE WEATHER FOR RAPID FIRE GROWTH AND SPREAD. AVOID
ACTIVITIES THAT PROMOTE OPEN FLAMES AND SPARKS.

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH MEANS THAT THE POTENTIAL FOR CRITICAL FIRE
WEATHER CONDITIONS EXISTS. LISTEN FOR LATER FORECASTS AND
POSSIBLE RED FLAG WARNINGS.

&&

$$

OKZ001-002-TXZ002-003-007-008-020100-
/O.CON.KAMA.FW.W.0004.000000T0000Z-150402T0100Z/
CIMARRON-TEXAS-SHERMAN-HANSFORD-MOORE-HUTCHINSON-
328 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT THIS EVENING
FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR THE WESTERN AND
CENTRAL PANHANDLES...

* AFFECTED AREA...IN OKLAHOMA...CIMARRON AND TEXAS. IN TEXAS...
  SHERMAN...HANSFORD...MOORE AND HUTCHINSON.

* 20 FOOT WINDS...WEST TO SOUTHWEST AT 15 TO 25 MPH WITH HIGHER
  GUSTS.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...8 TO 15 PERCENT.

* TIMING...THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENING.

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 WILL
CREATE FAVORABLE WEATHER FOR RAPID FIRE GROWTH AND SPREAD. AVOID
ACTIVITIES THAT PROMOTE OPEN FLAMES AND SPARKS.

&&

$$

FOR MORE INFORMATION FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE VISIT...
HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/AMA (ALL LOWER CASE)

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