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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
237 AM MST THU APR 2 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT TODAY FROM 10 AM TO 8 PM MST FOR
MUCH OF NORTHEASTERN ARIZONA DUE TO STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITY...

AZZ109>114-116-117-139-140-030300-
/O.CON.KFGZ.FW.W.0001.150402T1700Z-150403T0300Z/
NORTHEAST PLATEAU AND MESAS HWY 264 NORTHWARD (FIRE WEATHER ZONE
109)-CHINLE VALLEY (FIRE WEATHER ZONE 110)-
CHUSKA MOUNTAINS AND DEFIANCE PLATEAU (FIRE WEATHER ZONE 111)-
LITTLE COLORADO RIVER VALLEY IN COCONINO COUNTY (FIRE WEATHER
ZONE 112)-
LITTLE COLORADO RIVER VALLEY IN NAVAJO COUNTY (FIRE WEATHER ZONE
113)-
LITTLE COLORADO RIVER VALLEY IN APACHE COUNTY (FIRE WEATHER ZONE
114)-EASTERN MOGOLLON RIM (FIRE WEATHER ZONE 116)-
WHITE MOUNTAINS (FIRE WEATHER ZONE 117)-
BLACK MESA AREA (FIRE WEATHER ZONE 139)-
NORTHEAST PLATEAUS AND MESAS SOUTH OF HWY 264 (FIRE WEATHER ZONE
140)-
237 AM MST THU APR 2 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO
8 PM MST THIS EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITY...

* AFFECTED AREA...NORTHEASTERN ARIZONA FROM THE EASTERN MOGOLLON
  RIM AND WHITE MOUNTAINS NORTH TO THE UTAH BORDER.

* TIMING...WINDS WILL INCREASE LATER THIS MORNING...BECOMING
  STRONG AND GUSTY THROUGH SUNSET.

* 20 FOOT WINDS...WEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.

* MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 7 PERCENT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING OR ARE IMMINENT. A COMBINATION OF STRONG
WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITIES CAN CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE
BEHAVIOR.

PLEASE NOTIFY FIELD CREWS OF THIS RED FLAG WARNING.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
430 AM CDT THU APR 2 2015

...CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS TODAY AND THIS EVENING...

.LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY COMBINED WITH GUSTY WINDS WILL PROMOTE
CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS TODAY INTO THIS EVENING.

WIZ001-002-022100-
/O.UPG.KDLH.FW.A.0001.150402T1500Z-150403T0000Z/
/O.NEW.KDLH.FW.W.0001.150402T1500Z-150403T0000Z/
DOUGLAS-BAYFIELD-
430 AM CDT THU APR 2 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT
THIS EVENING FOR LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND GUSTY WINDS FOR
PORTIONS OF NORTHWESTERN WISCONSIN...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DULUTH HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING FOR LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND GUSTY WINDS...WHICH IS IN
EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING. THE FIRE
WEATHER WATCH HAS BEEN UPGRADED TO A WARNING.

* AFFECTED AREA...IN WISCONSIN...FIRE WEATHER ZONES 001 AND 002.

* WINDS...WEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 15 PERCENT.

* TEMPERATURES...MAX AROUND 60 DEGREES.

* IMPACTS...FOR INFORMATION ON BURN RESTRICTIONS...VISIT THE
  WISCONSIN DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES AT
  DNR.WI.GOV/TOPIC/FORESTFIRE/RESTRICTIONS.HTML

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 CAN
CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

&&

$$

DAP

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
430 AM CDT THU APR 2 2015

...CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS TODAY AND THIS EVENING...

.LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY COMBINED WITH GUSTY WINDS WILL PROMOTE
CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS TODAY INTO THIS EVENING.

MNZ011-012-018>021-025-026-033>038-022100-
/O.UPG.KDLH.FW.A.0001.150402T1500Z-150403T0000Z/
/O.NEW.KDLH.FW.W.0001.150402T1500Z-150403T0000Z/
NORTHERN ST. LOUIS-NORTHERN COOK/NORTHERN LAKE-NORTHERN ITASCA-
CENTRAL ST. LOUIS-SOUTHERN LAKE/LAKESHORE-SOUTHERN COOK/LAKESHORE-
NORTHERN CASS-SOUTHERN ITASCA-SOUTHERN CASS-CROW WING-
NORTHERN AITKIN-SOUTHERN AITKIN-CARLTON/SOUTHERN ST. LOUIS-PINE-
430 AM CDT THU APR 2 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT
THIS EVENING FOR LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND GUSTY WINDS FOR MUCH OF
NORTHEASTERN MINNESOTA...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DULUTH HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING FOR LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND GUSTY WINDS...WHICH IS IN
EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING. THE FIRE
WEATHER WATCH HAS BEEN UPGRADED TO A WARNING.

* AFFECTED AREA...IN MINNESOTA...FIRE WEATHER ZONES 011...012...
  018...019...020...021...025...026...033...034...035...036...
  037 AND 038.

* WINDS...WEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 15 TO 20 PERCENT.

* TEMPERATURES...MAX 55 TO 60.

* IMPACTS...FOR INFORMATION ON BURN RESTRICTIONS...VISIT THE
  MINNESOTA DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES AT
  WWW.DNR.STATE.MN.US/FORESTRY

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 CAN
CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
330 AM MDT THU APR 2 2015

COZ207-021800-
/O.CON.KGJT.FW.W.0002.150402T1800Z-150403T0300Z/
DURANGO FORECAST AREA-
330 AM MDT THU APR 2 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 9 PM MDT
THIS EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS...LOW HUMIDITY...AND DRY FUELS FOR
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 207 BELOW 8000 FEET...

* AFFECTED AREA...IN SOUTHWEST COLORADO...FIRE WEATHER ZONE
  207...THE DURANGO FORECAST AREA...BELOW 8000 FEET.

* WIND...WEST 15 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 MPH...BECOMING
  NORTHWEST BY EVENING.

* HUMIDITY...10 TO 15 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF DRY FUELS...LOW HUMIDITIES...AND
  GUSTY SURFACE WINDS WILL MAKE ANY FIRES DIFFICULT TO CONTROL.

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 CAN
CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

PLEASE ADVISE THE APPROPRIATE OFFICIALS AND AFFECTED FIELD
PERSONNEL OF THIS RED FLAG WARNING.

&&

$$

FOR MORE INFORMATION FROM NOAA/NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE VISIT...
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/GJT (ALL LOWER CASE)

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
406 AM CDT THU APR 2 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING FOR WEST CENTRAL THROUGH SOUTH CENTRAL
MINNESOTA 10 AM TO 7 PM CDT THURSDAY...
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH FOR EAST CENTRAL AND SOUTHEASTERN MINNESOTA
10 AM TO 7 PM CDT THURSDAY...

.STRONG WESTERLY WINDS FROM 15 TO 30 MPH ARE EXPECTED THURSDAY
ALONG WITH HUMIDITY LEVELS AS LOW AS 15 TO 20 PERCENT. THE STRONG
WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITIES WILL COMBINE TO CREATE THE THREAT FOR
CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS.

A RED FLAG WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR THURSDAY FOR STRONG WESTERLY
WINDS OF 20 TO 30 MPH ALONG WITH HUMIDITY LEVELS AS LOW AS
15 PERCENT. THE RED FLAG WARNING IS FOR AREAS SOUTH AND WEST OF A
LINE FROM MORRIS TO SAINT CLOUD TO GLENCOE TO MANKATO TO WELLS.

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS IN EFFECT FOR THURSDAY FOR THE POTENTIAL
FOR WESTERLY WINDS OF 15 TO 25 MPH ALONG WITH HUMIDITY LEVELS AS
LOW AS 15 TO 20 PERCENT. THE FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS FOR AREAS JUST
TO THE EAST OF THE RED FLAG WARNING OVER TO THE WISCONSIN STATE
LINE.

MNZ047>049-054>058-064>067-073>075-082-083-091-092-021715-
/O.CON.KMPX.FW.W.0005.150402T1500Z-150403T0000Z/
STEVENS-POPE-STEARNS-LAC QUI PARLE-SWIFT-CHIPPEWA-KANDIYOHI-
MEEKER-YELLOW MEDICINE-RENVILLE-MCLEOD-SIBLEY-REDWOOD-BROWN-
NICOLLET-WATONWAN-BLUE EARTH-MARTIN-FARIBAULT-
406 AM CDT THU APR 2 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO
7 PM CDT THIS EVENING FOR DRY...WINDY CONDITIONS FOR FIRE WEATHER
ZONES
047...048...049...054...055...056...057...058...064...065...066...
067...073...074...075...082...083...091 AND 092...

* WIND...SUSTAINED WEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...FALLING TO AROUND 15 PERCENT THURSDAY AFTERNOON.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
WILL OCCUR TODAY. A COMBINATION OF STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES CAN CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE
BEHAVIOR.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
406 AM CDT THU APR 2 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING FOR WEST CENTRAL THROUGH SOUTH CENTRAL
MINNESOTA 10 AM TO 7 PM CDT THURSDAY...
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH FOR EAST CENTRAL AND SOUTHEASTERN MINNESOTA
10 AM TO 7 PM CDT THURSDAY...

.STRONG WESTERLY WINDS FROM 15 TO 30 MPH ARE EXPECTED THURSDAY
ALONG WITH HUMIDITY LEVELS AS LOW AS 15 TO 20 PERCENT. THE STRONG
WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITIES WILL COMBINE TO CREATE THE THREAT FOR
CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS.

A RED FLAG WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR THURSDAY FOR STRONG WESTERLY
WINDS OF 20 TO 30 MPH ALONG WITH HUMIDITY LEVELS AS LOW AS
15 PERCENT. THE RED FLAG WARNING IS FOR AREAS SOUTH AND WEST OF A
LINE FROM MORRIS TO SAINT CLOUD TO GLENCOE TO MANKATO TO WELLS.

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS IN EFFECT FOR THURSDAY FOR THE POTENTIAL
FOR WESTERLY WINDS OF 15 TO 25 MPH ALONG WITH HUMIDITY LEVELS AS
LOW AS 15 TO 20 PERCENT. THE FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS FOR AREAS JUST
TO THE EAST OF THE RED FLAG WARNING OVER TO THE WISCONSIN STATE
LINE.

MNZ042>045-050>052-059-068-076-021715-
/O.UPG.KMPX.FW.A.0005.150402T1500Z-150403T0000Z/
/O.EXA.KMPX.FW.W.0005.150402T1500Z-150403T0000Z/
TODD-MORRISON-MILLE LACS-KANABEC-BENTON-SHERBURNE-ISANTI-WRIGHT-
CARVER-LE SUEUR-
406 AM CDT THU APR 2 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT
THIS EVENING FOR DRY...WINDY CONDITIONS FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES
042... 043...044...045...050...051...052...059...068 AND 076...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN HAS ISSUED
A RED FLAG WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING
TO 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING. THE FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS NO LONGER IN
EFFECT.

* WIND...SUSTAINED WEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...FALLING TO 15 TO 20 PERCENT THURSDAY AFTERNOON.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
WILL OCCUR TODAY. A COMBINATION OF STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES CAN CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE
BEHAVIOR.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
406 AM CDT THU APR 2 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING FOR WEST CENTRAL THROUGH SOUTH CENTRAL
MINNESOTA 10 AM TO 7 PM CDT THURSDAY...
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH FOR EAST CENTRAL AND SOUTHEASTERN MINNESOTA
10 AM TO 7 PM CDT THURSDAY...

.STRONG WESTERLY WINDS FROM 15 TO 30 MPH ARE EXPECTED THURSDAY
ALONG WITH HUMIDITY LEVELS AS LOW AS 15 TO 20 PERCENT. THE STRONG
WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITIES WILL COMBINE TO CREATE THE THREAT FOR
CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS.

A RED FLAG WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR THURSDAY FOR STRONG WESTERLY
WINDS OF 20 TO 30 MPH ALONG WITH HUMIDITY LEVELS AS LOW AS
15 PERCENT. THE RED FLAG WARNING IS FOR AREAS SOUTH AND WEST OF A
LINE FROM MORRIS TO SAINT CLOUD TO GLENCOE TO MANKATO TO WELLS.

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS IN EFFECT FOR THURSDAY FOR THE POTENTIAL
FOR WESTERLY WINDS OF 15 TO 25 MPH ALONG WITH HUMIDITY LEVELS AS
LOW AS 15 TO 20 PERCENT. THE FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS FOR AREAS JUST
TO THE EAST OF THE RED FLAG WARNING OVER TO THE WISCONSIN STATE
LINE.

MNZ041-021715-
/O.EXA.KMPX.FW.W.0005.150402T1500Z-150403T0000Z/
DOUGLAS-
406 AM CDT THU APR 2 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT
THIS EVENING FOR DRY...WINDY CONDITIONS FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE
041...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN HAS ISSUED
A RED FLAG WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING
TO 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING.

* WIND...SUSTAINED WEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...FALLING TO AROUND 15 PERCENT THURSDAY AFTERNOON.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
WILL OCCUR TODAY. A COMBINATION OF STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES CAN CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE
BEHAVIOR.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND FORKS ND
405 AM CDT THU APR 2 2015

...CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS THIS AFTERNOON...

.DRY FUELS WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE REGION TODAY. NORTHWEST WINDS
WILL INCREASE TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS CLOSE TO 40 MPH AT TIMES THIS
AFTERNOON. THIS WILL BE IN COMBINATION WITH RELATIVE HUMIDITY
VALUES IN THE 25 TO 35 PERCENT RANGE...WHICH WILL MAKE EXPLOSIVE
FIRE GROWTH POSSIBLE.

MNZ003-024-027>032-040-NDZ038-039-049-052-053-021715-
/O.NEW.KFGF.FW.W.0002.150402T1700Z-150403T0000Z/
CLAY-HUBBARD-WEST BECKER-EAST BECKER-WILKIN-WEST OTTER TAIL-
EAST OTTER TAIL-WADENA-GRANT-BARNES-CASS-RANSOM-SARGENT-RICHLAND-
405 AM CDT THU APR 2 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 7 PM CDT THIS
EVENING FOR DRY FUELS AND STRONG WINDS FOR SOUTHEASTERN NORTH
DAKOTA INTO WEST CENTRAL MINNESOTA...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND FORKS HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING FOR DRY FUELS AND STRONG WINDS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM
NOON TODAY TO 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING.

* AFFECTED AREA...IN MINNESOTA...FIRE WEATHER ZONES 003...024...
  027...028...029...030...031...032 AND 040. IN NORTH DAKOTA...
  FIRE WEATHER ZONES 038...039...049...052 AND 053.

* WINDS...WEST 25 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

* TIMING...CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS DURING THE AFTERNOON
  HOURS.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...25 TO 35 PERCENT WITH SOME SPOTS IN THE 20
  TO 25 PERCENT RANGE.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE UPPER 40S.

* IMPACTS...EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR POSSIBLE. ANY FIRES MAY SPREAD
  RAPIDLY.

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
CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

&&

$$

JR

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ABERDEEN SD
354 AM CDT THU APR 2 2015

...VERY HIGH TO EXTREME FIRE DANGER CONTINUES TODAY...

MNZ039-046-SDZ267>273-021700-
/O.CON.KABR.FW.W.0007.150402T1600Z-150403T0000Z/
TRAVERSE-BIG STONE-LOWER BAD RIVER-UPPER CHEYENNE-
UPPER MISSOURI COTEAU-MISSOURI COTEAU-UPPER JAMES RIVER-
PRAIRIE COTEAU-RED RIVER VALLEY-
354 AM CDT THU APR 2 2015 /254 AM MDT THU APR 2 2015/

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM CDT /10 AM MDT/
THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT /6 PM MDT/ THIS EVENING FOR WIND AND LOW
RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 039...046...267...268...
269...270...271...272 AND 273...

* AFFECTED AREA...IN MINNESOTA...FIRE WEATHER ZONES 039 AND 046.
  IN SOUTH DAKOTA...FIRE WEATHER ZONES 267...268...269...270...
  271...272 AND 273.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...23 TO 33 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...FIRES WILL SPREAD VERY QUICKLY DUE TO DEAD FUELS...
  GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY.

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 CAN
CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

&&

$$
TMT

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
353 AM CDT THU APR 2 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT TODAY FOR SOUTHWEST MINNESOTA...
AND THE SOUTHEAST QUARTER OF SOUTH DAKOTA FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW
HUMIDITY...

MNZ900-SDZ255>258-021700-
/O.CON.KFSD.FW.W.0008.150402T1600Z-150403T0000Z/
SOUTHWEST MINNESOTA-LOWER BRULE AND LAKE ANDES VICINITY-
MIDDLE JAMES RIVER VALLEY-MIDDLE BIG SIOUX RIVER VALLEY-
LOWER JAMES RIVER TO LOWER BIG SIOUX RIVER VALLEY-
353 AM CDT THU APR 2 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO
7 PM CDT THIS EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR FIRE
WEATHER ZONES 255...256...257...258 AND 900...

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 900 WHICH IS SOUTHWEST
  MINNESOTA. FIRE WEATHER ZONES 255..256...257...AND 258 IN THE
  SOUTHEAST QUARTER OF SOUTH DAKOTA.

* WIND...NORTHWEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO INCREASE TO 20 TO 35 MPH
  THURSDAY AFTERNOON.

* HUMIDITY...15 TO 25 PERCENT BY AFTERNOON.

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

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 CAN
CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
346 AM CDT THU APR 2 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THIS MORNING THROUGH
THIS EVENING FOR 20 FOOT WINDS OF 20 MPH OR MORE...RELATIVE
HUMIDITY OF 5 TO 10 PERCENT...AND VERY HIGH TO EXTREME FIRE DANGER
FOR THE GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS...SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO PLAINS...VAN
HORN AND THE HIGHWAY 54 CORRIDOR...REEVES AND LOVING COUNTIES...
AND PORTIONS OF THE NORTHWEST PERMIAN BASIN...

.AN UPPER LEVEL STORM SYSTEM WILL PASS JUST TO THE NORTH OF WEST
TEXAS AND SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO TODAY AND ALONG WITH DEEP MIXING
FROM UNSEASONABLY WARM TEMPERATURES WINDY CONDITIONS WILL RESULT.
THIS COMBINED WITH VERY DRY AIR AND VERY HIGH TO EXTREME FIRE DANGER
WILL RESULT IN CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS TODAY THROUGH EARLY
EVENING .

NMZ114-115-TXZ045-046-050-057>059-258-022045-
/O.UPG.KMAF.FW.A.0002.150402T1600Z-150403T0500Z/
/O.NEW.KMAF.FW.W.0002.150402T1600Z-150403T0200Z/
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-GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS-
346 AM CDT THU APR 2 2015 /246 AM MDT THU APR 2 2015/

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM CDT /10 AM MDT/ THIS
MORNING TO 9 PM CDT /8 PM MDT/ THIS EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND
LOW HUMIDITY FOR THE GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS...SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO
PLAINS...VAN HORN AND THE HIGHWAY 54 CORRIDOR...REEVES AND LOVING
COUNTIES...AND PORTIONS OF THE NORTHWEST PERMIAN BASIN...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MIDLAND/ODESSA HAS ISSUED A RED
FLAG WARNING. THE FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* WIND...WEST 20 TO 30 MPH GUSTS TO 45 MPH IN THE PLAINS...30 TO
  40 MPH WITH GUSTS 50 TO 60 MPH IN THE MOUNTAINS.

* HUMIDITY...5 TO 10 PERCENT.

* FIRE DANGER...VERY HIGH TO EXTREME.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AVOID THE USE OF OPEN FLAMES OR ANY ACTIVITIES THAT MAY GENERATE
SPARKS. ACCIDENTAL IGNITIONS WILL HAVE THE POTENTIAL TO GROW
QUICKLY INTO DANGEROUS WIND-DRIVEN WILDFIRES.

&&

$$


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

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
339 AM CDT THU APR 2 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING FOR SOUTHWEST AND SOUTH CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA
TODAY...

.STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH AND AFTERNOON
RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES NEAR 30 PERCENT ARE EXPECTED ACROSS
SOUTHWEST AND SOUTH CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA TODAY. WHILE TEMPERATURES
WILL ONLY BE IN THE 40S WITH INCREASING CLOUD COVER THROUGH THE
DAY...RECENT FIRE ACTIVITY SUGGESTS RAPID FIRE GROWTH WITH THESE
CONDITIONS GIVEN VERY DRY FUELS. LOCATIONS IN THE RED FLAG WARNING
ARE LOCATED GENERALLY ALONG AND SOUTH OF THE INTERSTATE 94
CORRIDOR.

NDZ020-031>037-047-048-050-051-021645-
/O.NEW.KBIS.FW.W.0005.150402T1600Z-150403T0100Z/
OLIVER-GOLDEN VALLEY-BILLINGS-STARK-MORTON-BURLEIGH-KIDDER-
STUTSMAN-LOGAN-LA MOURE-MCINTOSH-DICKEY-
339 AM CDT THU APR 2 2015 /239 AM MDT THU APR 2 2015/

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM CDT /10 AM MDT/ THIS
MORNING TO 8 PM CDT /7 PM MDT/ THIS EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS...LOW
RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND DRY FUELS FOR SOUTHWEST AND SOUTH CENTRAL
NORTH DAKOTA...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BISMARCK HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING FOR STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND DRY
FUELS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM CDT /10 AM MDT/ THIS MORNING
TO 8 PM CDT /7 PM MDT/ THIS EVENING.

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 020 OLIVER...FIRE WEATHER
  ZONE 031 GOLDEN VALLEY...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 032 BILLINGS...FIRE
  WEATHER ZONE 033 STARK...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 034 MORTON...FIRE
  WEATHER ZONE 035 BURLEIGH...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 036 KIDDER...
  FIRE WEATHER ZONE 037 STUTSMAN...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 047 LOGAN...
  FIRE WEATHER ZONE 048 LA MOURE...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 050
  MCINTOSH AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 051 DICKEY.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH.

* TIMING...LATE THIS MORNING THROUGH EARLY EVENING.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 30 PERCENT.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE LOWER 40S.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES COULD SPREAD RAPIDLY AND SHOW ERRATIC
  BEHAVIOR. DANGEROUS BURNING CONDITIONS WILL EXIST.

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 CAN
CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

&&

$$

AYD

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
339 AM CDT THU APR 2 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING FOR SOUTHWEST AND SOUTH CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA
TODAY...

.STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH AND AFTERNOON
RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES NEAR 30 PERCENT ARE EXPECTED ACROSS
SOUTHWEST AND SOUTH CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA TODAY. WHILE TEMPERATURES
WILL ONLY BE IN THE 40S WITH INCREASING CLOUD COVER THROUGH THE
DAY...RECENT FIRE ACTIVITY SUGGESTS RAPID FIRE GROWTH WITH THESE
CONDITIONS GIVEN VERY DRY FUELS. LOCATIONS IN THE RED FLAG WARNING
ARE LOCATED GENERALLY ALONG AND SOUTH OF THE INTERSTATE 94
CORRIDOR.

NDZ040>046-021645-
/O.UPG.KBIS.FW.A.0005.150402T1600Z-150403T0000Z/
/O.NEW.KBIS.FW.W.0005.150402T1600Z-150403T0100Z/
SLOPE-HETTINGER-GRANT-BOWMAN-ADAMS-SIOUX-EMMONS-
339 AM CDT THU APR 2 2015 /239 AM MDT THU APR 2 2015/

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM CDT /10 AM MDT/ THIS
MORNING TO 8 PM CDT /7 PM MDT/ THIS EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS...LOW
RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND DRY FUELS FOR SOUTHWEST AND SOUTH CENTRAL
NORTH DAKOTA...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BISMARCK HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING FOR STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND DRY
FUELS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM CDT /10 AM MDT/ THIS MORNING
TO 8 PM CDT /7 PM MDT/ THIS EVENING.

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 040 SLOPE...FIRE WEATHER
  ZONE 041 HETTINGER...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 042 GRANT...FIRE
  WEATHER ZONE 043 BOWMAN...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 044 ADAMS...FIRE
  WEATHER ZONE 045 SIOUX AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 046 EMMONS.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH.

* TIMING...LATE THIS MORNING THROUGH EARLY EVENING.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 30 PERCENT.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE LOWER 40S.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES COULD SPREAD RAPIDLY AND SHOW ERRATIC
  BEHAVIOR. DANGEROUS BURNING CONDITIONS WILL EXIST.

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 CAN
CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
1024 PM MDT WED APR 1 2015

...A RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW
HUMIDITIES FROM NOON TO 6 PM THURSDAY FOR FIRE ZONES 224...
230 AND 233 WHICH INCLUDES THE SAN LUIS VALLEY AND LAS ANIMAS
COUNTY...

COZ224-230-233-022030-
/O.CON.KPUB.FW.W.0004.150402T1800Z-150403T0000Z/
SAN LUIS VALLEY-WESTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY-
EASTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY-
1024 PM MDT WED APR 1 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 6 PM MDT
THURSDAY FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITIES FOR FIRE WEATHER
ZONES 230 AND 233...

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONES 224...230 AND 233.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 14 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...POTENTIAL FOR RAPID FIRE IGNITION...GROWTH AND
  SPREAD.

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 CAN
CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
658 PM MDT WED APR 1 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 9 PM MDT THURSDAY FOR
NORTHERN AND CENTRAL NEW MEXICO BELOW SIGNIFICANT SNOW PACK DUE TO
STRONG WINDS...LOW HUMIDITY AND ABUNDANT INSTABILITY...

.CRITICAL CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO BE WIDESPREAD THURSDAY BELOW
SIGNIFICANT SNOW PACK OVER NORTHERN AND CENTRAL NEW MEXICO DUE TO
ABOVE NORMAL HIGH TEMPERATURES...A DRY AND UNSTABLE AIR MASS AND
STRENGTHENING WINDS ALOFT.

NMZ103>105-107-108-021400-
/O.EXP.KABQ.FW.W.0003.000000T0000Z-150402T0100Z/
/O.CON.KABQ.FW.W.0004.150402T1700Z-150403T0300Z/
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 105
NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS/WESTERN CIBOLA NF/ABZ-
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-
658 PM MDT WED APR 1 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 9 PM MDT
THURSDAY...
...RED FLAG WARNING WILL EXPIRE AT 7 PM MDT THIS EVENING...

A RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 9 PM MDT
THURSDAY.

* AREA AND TIMING...THIS INCLUDES THE NORTHEAST AND EAST CENTRAL
  PLAINS AS WELL AS THE NORTHWEST AND NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS AND
  SANDIA...MANZANO AND GALLINAS MOUNTAINS BELOW SIGNIFICANT SNOW
  PACK LATE THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH EARLY EVENING.

* 20 FOOT WINDS...WEST 20 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...RANGING FROM 6 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 RED FLAG WARNING.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
658 PM MDT WED APR 1 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 9 PM MDT THURSDAY FOR
NORTHERN AND CENTRAL NEW MEXICO BELOW SIGNIFICANT SNOW PACK DUE TO
STRONG WINDS...LOW HUMIDITY AND ABUNDANT INSTABILITY...

.CRITICAL CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO BE WIDESPREAD THURSDAY BELOW
SIGNIFICANT SNOW PACK OVER NORTHERN AND CENTRAL NEW MEXICO DUE TO
ABOVE NORMAL HIGH TEMPERATURES...A DRY AND UNSTABLE AIR MASS AND
STRENGTHENING WINDS ALOFT.

NMZ101-102-106-109-021400-
/O.CON.KABQ.FW.W.0004.150402T1700Z-150403T0300Z/
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 101
NORTHWEST PLATEAU/FARMINGTON BLM/ABZ-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 102
NORTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS/WESTERN CARSON-SANTA FE NF/SNZ-TAZ-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 106
MIDDLE RIO GRANDE VALLEY/ALBUQUERQUE-SOCORRO BLM/ABZ-GLZ-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 109
WEST CENTRAL HIGHLANDS/SOUTHWEST CIBOLA NF AND SOCORRO BLM/ABQ-
GLZ-
658 PM MDT WED APR 1 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 9 PM MDT
THURSDAY...

A RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 9 PM MDT
THURSDAY.

* AREA AND TIMING...THE NORTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS AND WEST CENTRAL
  HIGHLANDS BELOW SIGNIFICANT SNOW PACK AS WELL AS THE RIO GRANDE
  VALLEY AND NORTHWEST PLATEAU LATE THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH EARLY
  EVENING.

* 20 FOOT WINDS...WEST 20 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...VARYING FROM 5 TO 8 PERCENT AT THE LOWER
  ELEVATIONS TO 8 TO 15 PERCENT WEST CENTRAL HIGHLANDS AND NORTH
  CENTRAL MOUNTAINS.

* 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 RED FLAG WARNING.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TUCSON AZ
210 PM MST WED APR 1 2015

AZZ152-021400-
/O.UPG.KTWC.FW.A.0001.150402T1700Z-150403T0300Z/
/O.NEW.KTWC.FW.W.0001.150402T1700Z-150403T0300Z/
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 152
SOUTHERN GRAHAM COUNTY-CENTRAL AND EASTERN COCHISE COUNTY-
SOUTHERN GREENLEE COUNTY-
LOWER ELEVATIONS OF THE SAN CARLOS APACHE NATION
IN GRAHAM COUNTY-CORONADO NF-SAFFORD BLM-TDC-
210 PM MST WED APR 1 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM TO 8 PM MST THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TUCSON HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM TO 8 PM MST THURSDAY. THE
FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* AFFECTED AREA...THE EASTERN SECTIONS OF FIRE WEATHER ZONE 152
  WHICH INCLUDES THE SOUTHERN HALF OF GREENLEE COUNTY...FAR
  EASTERN GRAHAM COUNTY AND COCHISE COUNTY.

* TIMING...10 AM TO 8 PM MST THURSDAY.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...7 TO 13 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 TAB

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 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

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TUCSON AZ
210 PM MST WED APR 1 2015

AZZ153-021400-
/O.UPG.KTWC.FW.A.0001.150402T1700Z-150403T0300Z/
/O.NEW.KTWC.FW.W.0001.150402T1700Z-150403T0300Z/
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 153
NORTHERN GRAHAM COUNTY-NORTHERN GREENLEE COUNTY-
WHITE AND GILA MOUNTAINS-APACHE SITGREAVES NF-SDC-
210 PM MST WED APR 1 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM TO 8 PM MST THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TUCSON HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM TO 8 PM MST THURSDAY. THE
FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 153 WHICH INCLUDES NORTHERN
  GRAHAM AND NORTHERN GREENLEE COUNTIES.

* TIMING...10 AM TO 8 PM MST THURSDAY.

* WINDS...WEST 20 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...10 TO 17 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 TAB

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 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.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO TX/SANTA TERESA NM
242 PM MDT WED APR 1 2015

...DRY AND WINDY CONDITIONS CONTINUE ON THURSDAY...

.AN UPPER LEVEL TROUGH WILL BE MOVING OVER THE ROCKIES ON
THURSDAY. AS IT DOES...WEST WINDS WILL BE ON THE INCREASE ACROSS
THE REGION. SUSTAINED 20 FT SPEEDS OF 20 TO 30 MPH ARE LIKELY WITH
HIGHER GUSTS. RELATIVE HUMIDITIES WILL BE FALLING INTO THE SINGLE
DIGITS FOR MOST LOCATIONS LEADING TO AN INCREASED FIRE THREAT.

NMZ110>113-TXZ055-056-021400-
/O.UPG.KEPZ.FW.A.0001.150402T1800Z-150403T0300Z/
/O.NEW.KEPZ.FW.W.0001.150402T1800Z-150403T0300Z/
SOUTHWEST MOUNTAINS-SOUTHWEST DESERTS AND LOWLANDS-
SOUTH CENTRAL LOWLANDS AND SOUTHERN RIO GRANDE VALLEY-
CAPITAN AND SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS-EL PASO-HUDSPETH-
242 PM MDT WED APR 1 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 9 PM MDT THURSDAY FOR
STRONG WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 055...056...
110...111...112 AND 113...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN EL PASO TX/SANTA TERESA HAS
ISSUED A RED FLAG WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 9 PM
MDT THURSDAY. THE FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.


* TIMING: NOON THROUGH 9 PM THURSDAY EVENING.

* WIND: WEST WINDS OF 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS OVER 40 MPH.

* HUMIDITY: 5 TO 13 PERCENT.

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


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 EXTREME FIRE GROWTH POTENTIAL.

&&

$$
TRIPOLI

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAS VEGAS NV
1001 AM PDT WED APR 1 2015

.GUSTY AND DRY CONDITIONS WILL CREATE CONDITIONS FAVORABLE FOR RAPID
FIRE GROWTH ACROSS THE SIERRA AND OWENS VALLEY THIS AFTERNOON AND OVERNIGHT.

CAZ226-021100-
/O.NEW.KVEF.FW.W.0001.150401T2300Z-150402T1100Z/
OWENS VALLEY/SOUTHERN INYO FOREST-
1001 AM PDT WED APR 1 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 4 AM
PDT THURSDAY FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE
WEATHER ZONE 226...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAS VEGAS HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...WHICH IS IN
EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 4 AM PDT THURSDAY.

* AFFECTED AREA...IN CALIFORNIA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 226 OWENS
  VALLEY/SOUTHERN INYO FOREST.

* TIMING...WINDS WILL INCREASE LATE THIS AFTERNOON...PEAK OVERNIGHT
  AND TAPER OFF EARLY THURSDAY MORNING.

* WIND...WEST TO SOUTHWEST WINDS GUSTING 50 TO 60 MPH ARE POSSIBLE
  IN THE SIERRA...WITH GUSTS 35-40 MPH IN THE OWENS VALLEY.

* HUMIDITY...8 TO 12 PERCENT THIS AFTERNOON. DRY CONDITIONS ARE
  EXPECTED TO CONTINUE OVERNIGHT...ESPECIALLY ALONG THE EASTERN
  SIERRA SLOPES. THE OWENS VALLEY MAY SEE RH`S RECOVER TO 15-25
  PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF GUSTY WINDS...LOW RELATIVE
  HUMIDITY...AND DRY FUELS COULD CREATE CONDITIONS FAVORABLE FOR
  EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR AND RAPID FIRE GROWTH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE
EITHER OCCURRING OR IMMINENT. PLEASE ADVISE THE APPROPRIATE FIRE
WEATHER OFFICIALS IN THE FIELD OF THIS RED FLAG WARNING.

&&

$$

WOLCOTT

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