Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
233 PM MDT WED APR 22 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING FROM 1 PM TO 8 PM MDT THURSDAY FOR THE PLAINS
EAST OF THE CENTRAL MOUNTAIN CHAIN DUE TO STRONG WINDS...LOW
HUMIDITY AND ABUNDANT INSTABILITY...

.A SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA STORM SYSTEM WILL APPROACH THE AREA ON
THURSDAY AND INCREASE THE WINDS ALOFT. STRONGER WIND FLOWS
COUPLED WITH LOW HUMIDITY AND HAINES 5 TO 6 VALUES WILL IMPACT THE
EASTERN PLAINS THURSDAY AFTERNOON TO EARLY EVENING. HIGH
TEMPERATURES WILL GENERALLY BE A FEW DEGREES ABOVE NORMAL ACROSS
THE EASTERN PLAINS. STRONGER WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY WILL BE
POSSIBLE ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE LOWER AND MIDDLE RIO GRANDE VALLEY
ALTHOUGH TEMPERATURES WILL BE NEAR NORMAL AND SOME CLOUD COVER
COULD PUSH IN LATER IN THE DAY. THUS THAT AREA HAS BEEN LEFT IN A
WATCH.

NMZ103-104-107-108-231400-
/O.UPG.KABQ.FW.A.0012.150423T1800Z-150424T0400Z/
/O.NEW.KABQ.FW.W.0011.150423T1900Z-150424T0200Z/
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 103
NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS/EASTERN CARSON AND SANTA FE NF/SNZ-TAZ-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 104
NORTHEAST PLAINS/EASTERN KIOWA AND RITA BLANCA GRASSLANDS/ABZ-TNZ-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 107
SANDIA-MANZANO AND GALLINAS MOUNTAINS/EASTERN CIBOLA NF/ABZ-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 108
EAST CENTRAL PLAINS/WESTERN KIOWA GRASSLANDS BLM/ABZ-SNZ-
233 PM MDT WED APR 22 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM TO 8 PM MDT THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBUQUERQUE HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM TO 8 PM MDT THURSDAY. THE
FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* AREA AND TIMING...THE PLAINS EAST OF THE CENTRAL MOUNTAINS
  THURSDAY AFTERNOON TO EARLY EVENING.

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

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

* IMPACTS...PLEASE ADVISE THE APPROPRIATE OFFICIALS OR FIRE
  CREWSIN THE FIELD OF THIS FIRE WEATHER WATCH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$

NMZ106-231400-
/O.EXT.KABQ.FW.A.0012.150423T1900Z-150424T0200Z/
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 106
MIDDLE RIO GRANDE VALLEY/ALBUQUERQUE-SOCORRO BLM/ABZ-GLZ-
233 PM MDT WED APR 22 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH NOW IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...

THE FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS NOW IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING.

* AREA AND TIMING...LOWER AND MIDDLE RIO GRANDE VALLEY THURSDAY
  AFTERNOON TO EARLY EVENING.

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

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MINIMUMS RANGING FROM 10 TO 15 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...PLEASE ADVISE THE APPROPRIATE OFFICIALS OR FIRE
  CREWSIN THE FIELD OF THIS FIRE WEATHER WATCH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

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