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Fire Weather Warning
Issued: 10:35 PM MDT Apr. 18, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Red flag warning remains in effect from 11 am to 8 PM MST
Thursday for strong and gusty winds, low humidity and high to
very high fire danger for fire weather zones 150, 151, 152, and
153...

* affected area... fire weather zones 150, 151, 152 and 153.

* Timing... 11 am MST Thursday morning until 8 PM MST Thursday
evening.

* Winds... sustained 20-foot winds of 20 to 30 mph with gusts of
40 to 45 mph possible. The strongest winds will occur in the
mountains.

* Relative humidity... minimum humidity values will range from 4
to 10 percent.

* Impacts... any fires that develop or are ongoing will have the
potential to spread rapidly.

* For a detailed view of the hazard area... visit
weather.Gov/Tucson and click on the detailed hazards icon.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A red flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now... or are expected to develop. A
combination of strong winds... low relative humidity... and dry
vegetation will create the potential for rapid and erratic fire
growth.

Please advise the appropriate officials or fire crews in the
field of the red flag warning for portions of Southeast Arizona.



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1035 PM MST Wed Apr 18 2018

... Red flag warning remains in effect from 11 am to 8 PM MST
Thursday for strong and gusty winds, low humidity and high to
very high fire danger for fire weather zones 150, 151, 152, and
153...

* affected area... fire weather zones 150, 151, 152 and 153.

* Timing... 11 am MST Thursday morning until 8 PM MST Thursday
evening.

* Winds... sustained 20-foot winds of 20 to 30 mph with gusts of
40 to 45 mph possible. The strongest winds will occur in the
mountains.

* Relative humidity... minimum humidity values will range from 4
to 10 percent.

* Impacts... any fires that develop or are ongoing will have the
potential to spread rapidly.

* For a detailed view of the hazard area... visit
weather.Gov/Tucson and click on the detailed hazards icon.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A red flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now... or are expected to develop. A
combination of strong winds... low relative humidity... and dry
vegetation will create the potential for rapid and erratic fire
growth.

Please advise the appropriate officials or fire crews in the
field of the red flag warning for portions of Southeast Arizona.



Visit US on facebook... twitter... youtube... and at weather.Gov/Tucson



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