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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Amarillo TX
303 PM CDT Tue Mar 31 2020

OKZ001-002-TXZ001-002-006-007-011100-
/O.NEW.KAMA.FW.W.0009.200401T1800Z-200402T0000Z/
Cimarron-Texas-Dallam-Sherman-Hartley-Moore-
303 PM CDT Tue Mar 31 2020

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM TO 7 PM CDT WEDNESDAY FOR
STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR THE WESTERN AND
CENTRAL OKLAHOMA PANHANDLE AND THE NORTHWEST TEXAS PANHANDLE...

The National Weather Service in Amarillo has issued a Red Flag
Warning for strong winds and low relative humidity, which is in
effect from 1 PM to 7 PM CDT Wednesday.

* Affected Area...In Oklahoma...Cimarron and Texas. In Texas...
  Dallam...Sherman...Hartley and Moore.

* 20 Foot Winds...Southwest 20 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* Relative Humidity...11 to 15 percent.

* Red Flag Threat Index...1 to 5

* Timing...1 PM to 7 PM CDT

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...
www.weather.gov/ama

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Dodge City KS
243 PM CDT Tue Mar 31 2020


KSZ074-084-085-011000-
/O.NEW.KDDC.FW.W.0006.200401T1800Z-200402T0000Z/
Stanton-Morton-Stevens-
243 PM CDT Tue Mar 31 2020

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM TO 7 PM CDT WEDNESDAY FOR
WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 074...
084 AND 085...

The National Weather Service in Dodge City has issued a Red Flag
Warning For wind and low relative humidity, which is in effect
from 1 PM to 7 PM CDT Wednesday.

* Affected Area...In Kansas...Fire Weather Zone 074 Stanton...
  Fire Weather Zone 084 Morton and Fire Weather Zone 085 Stevens.

* Winds...South 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.

* Relative Humidity...As low as 14 percent.

* Impacts...Any fires that start will have extreme fire behavior
  and spread rapidly. Outdoor burning is not advised.

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.

&&

$$

For more information from NOAA/National weather service visit...
http://weather.gov/ddc


Fire Weather Watch


URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Pueblo CO
334 AM MDT Tue Mar 31 2020

...A Fire Weather Watch remains in effect from Wednesday afternoon
through Wednesday evening for gusty winds, low humidity and dry fuels
for fire weather zones 224, 229, 230, 233 and 237, which includes
the San Luis Valley, Huerfano, Las Animas and Baca Counties...

COZ224-229-230-233-237-010145-
/O.CON.KPUB.FW.A.0004.200401T1800Z-200402T0200Z/
San Luis Valley Including Alamosa/Del Norte/Fort Garland/Saguache-
Huerfano County Including Walsenburg-
Western Las Animas County Including Trinidad and Thatcher-
Eastern Las Animas County Including Pinon Canyon-
Baca County Including Springfield and Eastern Comanche Grasslands-
334 AM MDT Tue Mar 31 2020

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 224...229...230...233 AND 237...

* Affected Area...Fire Weather Zones 224...229...230...233 and
  237.

* Winds...Southwest 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.

* Relative Humidity...As low as 10 percent.

* Impacts...Conditions may be favorable for the rapid ignition,
  growth and spread of fires.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible
Red Flag Warnings.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
217 AM MDT Tue Mar 31 2020

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING FOR THE NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS DUE TO STRONG WINDS
AND LOW HUMIDITIES...
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FOR MUCH OF EASTERN NEW MEXICO
THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING DUE TO STRONG WINDS
AND LOW HUMIDITIES...

.Gusty downslope winds will contribute to warmer than normal
temperatures as well as low humidities, and will combine with
unstable conditions over northeast New Mexico Wednesday afternoon
and evening and over much of eastern New Mexico Thursday afternoon
and evening.

NMZ104-312130-
/O.NEW.KABQ.FW.A.0004.200401T1800Z-200402T0100Z/
/O.NEW.KABQ.FW.A.0005.200402T1800Z-200403T0100Z/
Northeast Plains-
217 AM MDT Tue Mar 31 2020

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

The National Weather Service in Albuquerque has issued a Fire
Weather Watch...which is in effect from Wednesday afternoon
through Wednesday evening. A Fire Weather Watch has also been
issued from Thursday afternoon through Thursday evening.

* AREA AND TIMING...Northeast Plains. Critical fire weather
  conditions are expected to develop around midday Wednesday and
  persist through Wednesday evening, then redevelop midday
  Thursday and continue into Thursday evening.

* 20 FOOT WINDS... Southwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts to around 40
  mph both Wednesday and Thursday.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...Ranging from 10 to 15 percent both Wednesday
  and Thursday afternoons.

* 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.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
217 AM MDT Tue Mar 31 2020

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING FOR THE NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS DUE TO STRONG WINDS
AND LOW HUMIDITIES...
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FOR MUCH OF EASTERN NEW MEXICO
THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING DUE TO STRONG WINDS
AND LOW HUMIDITIES...

.Gusty downslope winds will contribute to warmer than normal
temperatures as well as low humidities, and will combine with
unstable conditions over northeast New Mexico Wednesday afternoon
and evening and over much of eastern New Mexico Thursday afternoon
and evening.

NMZ103-107-108-312130-
/O.NEW.KABQ.FW.A.0005.200402T1800Z-200403T0100Z/
Northeast Highlands-Sandia, Manzano and Gallinas Mountains-
East Central Plains-
217 AM MDT Tue Mar 31 2020

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

The National Weather Service in Albuquerque has issued a Fire
Weather Watch...which is in effect from Thursday afternoon
through Thursday evening.

* AREA AND TIMING...Northeast Highlands and Sandia, Manzano and
  Gallinas Mountains below any snowpack, and the East Central
  Plains from midday Thursday through Thursday evening.

* 20 FOOT WINDS...Southwest to west 20 to 30 mph with gusts to
  around 40 mph.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...Ranging from 10 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.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook...UPDATED
National Weather Service Norman OK
236 PM CDT Tue Mar 31 2020

OKZ004>048-050>052-TXZ083>090-011945-
Harper-Woods-Alfalfa-Grant-Kay-Ellis-Woodward-Major-Garfield-
Noble-Roger Mills-Dewey-Custer-Blaine-Kingfisher-Logan-Payne-
Beckham-Washita-Caddo-Canadian-Oklahoma-Lincoln-Grady-McClain-
Cleveland-Pottawatomie-Seminole-Hughes-Harmon-Greer-Kiowa-Jackson-
Tillman-Comanche-Stephens-Garvin-Murray-Pontotoc-Coal-Cotton-
Jefferson-Carter-Johnston-Atoka-Love-Marshall-Bryan-Hardeman-
Foard-Wilbarger-Wichita-Knox-Baylor-Archer-Clay-
236 PM CDT Tue Mar 31 2020

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of northern...
western...central...and southern Oklahoma...and western north
Texas.

.DAY ONE...Through Tonight...

.Fog...
Some patchy fog will be possible late tonight in parts of southern
Oklahoma and north Texas. Low lying areas may susceptible to some
dense fog, however widespread dense fog is not expected.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday...

.Thunderstorms...
There will be a chance of thunderstorms Thursday night through
Monday. Storms will generally be most numerous over central and
eastern Oklahoma. Severe weather is unlikely at least through
Sunday.

Get graphics and more details at weather.gov/norman...and follow
our weather forecast office on Twitter and Facebook.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Pueblo CO
445 AM MDT Tue Mar 31 2020

COZ058>089-093>099-011045-
Western Mosquito Range/East Lake County Above 11000 Feet-
Leadville Vicinity/Lake County Below 11000 Feet-
Eastern Sawatch Mountains Above 11000 Feet-
Western Chaffee County Between 9000 and 11000 Feet-
Central Chaffee County Below 9000 Feet-
Western Mosquito Range/East Chaffee County Above 9000 Feet-
Saguache County West of Continental Divide Below 10000 Feet-
Saguache County East of Continental Divide Below 10000 Feet-
La Garita Mountains Above 10000 Feet-
Upper Rio Grande Valley/Eastern San Juan Mountains Below
10000 Feet-Eastern San Juan Mountains Above 10000 Feet-
Del Norte Vicinity/Northern San Luis Valley Below 8500 Feet-
Alamosa  Vicinity/Central San Luis Valley Below 8500 Feet-
Southern San Luis Valley-
Northern Sangre de Cristo Mountains Between 8500 And 11000 Feet-
Northern Sangre de Cristo Mountains Above 11000 Feet-
Southern Sangre de Cristo Mountains Between 7500 and 11000 Feet-
Southern Sangre de Cristo Mountains Above 11000 Feet-
Northwestern Fremont County Above 8500 Feet-
Western/Central Fremont County Below 8500 Feet-
Wet Mountain Valley Below 8500 Feet-
Wet Mountains between 6300 and 10000 Feet-
Wet Mountains Above 10000 Feet-
Teller County/Rampart Range Above 7500 Feet/Pikes Peak Between
7500 And 11000 Feet-Pikes Peak Above 11000 Feet-
Canon City Vicinity/Eastern Fremont County-
Northern El Paso County/Monument Ridge/Rampart Range Below
7500 Feet-
Colorado Springs Vicinity/Southern El Paso County/Rampart Range
Below 7400 Feet-Pueblo Vicinity/Pueblo County Below 6300 Feet-
Walsenburg Vicinity/Upper Huerfano River Basin Below 7500 Feet-
Trinidad Vicinity/Western Las Animas County Below 7500 Feet-
Crowley County-La Junta Vicinity/Otero County-
Eastern Las Animas County-Western Kiowa County-
Eastern Kiowa County-Las Animas Vicinity/Bent County-
Lamar Vicinity/Prowers County-Springfield Vicinity/Baca County-
445 AM MDT Tue Mar 31 2020

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of central...east
central...south central and southeast Colorado.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

There is the potential for critical fire weather conditions for
isolated areas across the eastern plains this afternoon.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday


Critical fire weather conditions will be possible Wednesday afternoon
across the San Luis Valley and southern portions of the southeast
plains.

Scattered snow showers return to the central mountains Wednesday
into Thursday, and across the Pikes Peak region and eastern
mountains Thursday afternoon through Friday afternoon. Any snow
accumulations are expected to be light at this time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Weather spotters will not be needed today or tonight.

$$

RODRIGUEZ/23

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Dodge City KS
439 AM CDT Tue Mar 31 2020

KSZ030-031-043>046-061>066-074>081-084>090-011000-
Trego-Ellis-Scott-Lane-Ness-Rush-Hamilton-Kearny-Finney-Hodgeman-
Pawnee-Stafford-Stanton-Grant-Haskell-Gray-Ford-Edwards-Kiowa-
Pratt-Morton-Stevens-Seward-Meade-Clark-Comanche-Barber-
439 AM CDT Tue Mar 31 2020 /339 AM MDT Tue Mar 31 2020/

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of central...south
central...southwest and west central Kansas.

.DAY ONE...Today and tonight.

Day 1 Discussion
----------------

Some patchy dense fog will occur across parts of southwest Kansas
early this morning. The fog should burn off rapidly after sunrise.

Increasing south winds and warmer temperatures will bring an
elevated fire weather risk to far southwest Kansas this afternoon.

Day 1 Hazards
-------------
* Fog: Limited risk
* Fire weather: Elevated risk

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday.

Days 2-7 Discussion
-------------------

A more elevated fire weather risk will develop on Wednesday over
far southwest Kansas as humidity levels drop to near 15 percent
and gusty south winds develop.

Days 2-7 Hazards
----------------
* Wednesday
  - Non thunderstorm wind: Limited risk
  - Fire weather: Significant risk

* Thursday
  - Lightning: Limited risk
  - Non thunderstorm wind: Limited risk
  - Ice accumulation: Limited risk
  - Fire weather: Elevated risk

* Friday
  - Non thunderstorm wind: Limited risk
  - Fire weather: Elevated risk

* Saturday
  - Fire weather: Elevated risk

* Sunday
  - Lightning: Limited risk
  - Fire weather: Elevated risk

* Monday
  - Fire weather: Significant risk

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.

&&

For more details visit our webpage
https://weather.gov/crh/ghwo?sid=ddc

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
301 AM MDT Tue Mar 31 2020

NMZ201>241-011100-
Northwest Plateau-Chuska Mountains-Far Northwest Highlands-
Northwest Highlands-West Central Plateau-West Central Mountains-
West Central Highlands-Southwest Mountains-
San Francisco River Valley-Tusas Mountains Including Chama-
Jemez Mountains-Glorieta Mesa Including Glorieta Pass-
Northern Sangre de Cristo Mountains-
Southern Sangre de Cristo Mountains-
East Slopes Sangre de Cristo Mountains-Upper Rio Grande Valley-
Espanola Valley-Santa Fe Metro Area-
Middle Rio Grande Valley/Albuquerque Metro Area-
Lower Rio Grande Valley-Sandia/Manzano Mountains Including Edgewood-
Estancia Valley-Central Highlands-South Central Highlands-
Upper Tularosa Valley-South Central Mountains-
Johnson and Bartlett Mesas Including Raton Pass-
Far Northeast Highlands-Northeast Highlands-Union County-
Harding County-Eastern San Miguel County-Guadalupe County-
Quay County-Curry County-Roosevelt County-De Baca County-
Chaves County Plains-Eastern Lincoln County-Southwest Chaves County-
San Agustin Plains and Adjacent Lowlands-
301 AM MDT Tue Mar 31 2020

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of north and central
New Mexico.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

No hazardous weather is expected.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

Breezy to windy conditions will return Wednesday and Thursday
afternoons. Critical fire weather is likely through northeastern New
Mexico Wednesday, and likely becoming widespread across eastern New
Mexico Thursday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

$$

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Amarillo TX
333 AM CDT Tue Mar 31 2020

OKZ001>003-TXZ001>020-317-312045-
Cimarron-Texas-Beaver-Dallam-Sherman-Hansford-Ochiltree-Lipscomb-
Hartley-Moore-Hutchinson-Roberts-Hemphill-Oldham-Potter-Carson-
Gray-Wheeler-Deaf Smith-Randall-Armstrong-Donley-Collingsworth-
Palo Duro Canyon-
333 AM CDT Tue Mar 31 2020

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for the Texas and Oklahoma
Panhandles.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday.

Elevated fire weather conditions will be possible across the
western Panhandles Wednesday and Thursday due to low relative
humidity and windy conditions.

Thunderstorms will be possible across the southeast half of the
Texas Panhandle on Sunday. The severe weather threat is low at
this time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated at this time.

Area fire managers and emergency officials should be alert for
elevated fire weather conditions Wednesday and Thursday.

$$

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