Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
710 PM MDT THU APR 16 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND EARLY
EVENING FOR THE NORTHEAST AND EAST CENTRAL PLAINS DUE TO STRONG
WINDS...LOW HUMIDITIES AND HIGH INSTABILITY...

.AN UNSEASONABLY STRONG UPPER LOW OVER THE FOUR CORNERS WILL
SLOWLY MOVE EASTWARD THROUGH FRIDAY. A STRONG JET WILL ROUND THE
BASE OF THE LOW AND EXTEND OVER CENTRAL AND EASTERN NEW MEXICO
THROUGH THE PERIOD. STRONG SOUTHWEST WINDS TODAY WILL REDEVELOP
ON FRIDAY...AS THE DRY SLOT SHIFTS OVER EASTERN NEW MEXICO.
CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH EARLY
EVENING ACROSS CENTRAL AND EAST CENTRAL NEW MEXICO DESPITE
SEASONABLY COOL TEMPERATURES. THOUGH COOL TEMPERATURES WILL
CONTINUE ON FRIDAY...THE COMBINATION OF WINDY AND DRY CONDITIONS
AS WELL AS AN UNSTABLE ATMOSPHERE WILL RESULT IN THE POSSIBILITY
OF CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS AGAIN ON FRIDAY ACROSS THE
PLAINS.

NMZ108-171400-
/O.EXP.KABQ.FW.W.0009.000000T0000Z-150417T0100Z/
/O.CON.KABQ.FW.A.0011.150417T1800Z-150418T0100Z/
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 108
EAST CENTRAL PLAINS/WESTERN KIOWA GRASSLANDS BLM/ABZ-SNZ-
710 PM MDT THU APR 16 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...
...RED FLAG WARNING HAS EXPIRED...

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING.

* AREA AND TIMING...THE EAST CENTRAL PLAINS FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND
  EARLY EVENING.

* 20 FOOT WINDS...SOUTHWEST 20 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MINIMUMS RANGING FROM 8 TO 15 PERCENT

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

PLEASE ADVISE THE APPROPRIATE OFFICIALS OR FIRE CREWS IN THE
FIELD OF THIS FIRE WEATHER WATCH.

&&

$$

NMZ106-107-170215-
/O.EXP.KABQ.FW.W.0009.000000T0000Z-150417T0100Z/
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 106
MIDDLE RIO GRANDE VALLEY/ALBUQUERQUE-SOCORRO BLM/ABZ-GLZ-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 107
SANDIA-MANZANO AND GALLINAS MOUNTAINS/EASTERN CIBOLA NF/ABZ-
710 PM MDT THU APR 16 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING HAS EXPIRED...

THE RED FLAG WARNING HAS EXPIRED.

$$

NMZ104-171400-
/O.CON.KABQ.FW.A.0011.150417T1800Z-150418T0100Z/
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 104
NORTHEAST PLAINS/EASTERN KIOWA AND RITA BLANCA GRASSLANDS/ABZ-TNZ-
710 PM MDT THU APR 16 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING.

* AREA AND TIMING...THIS INCLUDES THE NORTHEAST PLAINS FRIDAY
  AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING.

* 20 FOOT WINDS...SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST 20 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS
  NEAR 35 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MINIMUMS RANGING FROM 9 TO 14 PERCENT.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

PLEASE ADVISE THE APPROPRIATE OFFICIALS OR FIRE CREWS IN THE
FIELD OF THIS FIRE WEATHER WATCH.

&&

$$







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