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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Corpus Christi TX
347 AM CDT Sat Mar 28 2020

...Critical Fire Danger Conditions for Webb County Today...

.Much drier air will move into the western Brush Country behind a
front today. The front is expected to move through the region
during the morning hours. North winds will increase to 20 to 25
mph with gusts up to 35 mph along the Rio Grande from late this
morning through most of the afternoon. The strong winds will
combine with low relative humidity from 15 to 20 percent to
provide critical fire danger conditions over Webb County. The Fire
Weather Watch has been upgraded to a Red Flag Warning for today.
The winds will quickly diminish by late afternoon.


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/O.NEW.KCRP.FW.W.0003.200328T1600Z-200328T2300Z/
Webb-
347 AM CDT Sat Mar 28 2020

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM CDT
THIS EVENING FOR WEBB COUNTY...

The National Weather Service in Corpus Christi has issued a Red
Flag Warning, which is in effect from 11 AM this morning to 6 PM
CDT this evening. The Fire Weather Watch is no longer in effect.

* AFFECTED AREA...Webb County.

* TIMING...Today from 11 AM to 6 PM CDT.

* WIND...North wind from 20 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* HUMIDITY...Falling to between 10 to 20 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 can
contribute to extreme fire behavior. Residents are urged to
exercise care with respect to all outdoor activities that could
inadvertently cause wildfires. Report wildfires quickly to the
nearest fire department or law enforcement office.

&&

$$

TMT

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Brownsville TX
332 AM CDT Sat Mar 28 2020

...Critical Fire Weather Conditions Expected This Afternoon...

.A weak cold front will move through the Rio Grande Valley this
afternoon which will bring drier air with strong north winds
across the western portions of deep south Texas. The combination
of low relative humidity and increasing north winds will result
in likely erratic fire weather behavior.

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Zapata-Jim Hogg-Starr-
332 AM CDT Sat Mar 28 2020

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 6 PM
CDT THIS EVENING FOR LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND STRONG WINDS...

The National Weather Service in Brownsville has issued a Red Flag
Warning, which is in effect from 1 PM this afternoon to 6 PM CDT
this evening. The Fire Weather Watch is no longer in effect.

* WIND...North winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 30 mph.

* HUMIDITY...15 to 30 percent.

* IMPACTS...Any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
  Outdoor burning is not recommended.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Red Flag Warning means critical fire weather conditions are
occurring now...or will shortly. In general...these conditions
include sustained 20 foot winds of 25 MPH or greater...humidity
ranging from below 25 percent in Zapata County to below
45 percent along the coast...each lasting for 2 hours or longer...
and cured fuels. Humidity below 25 percent in most areas will
trigger fire danger at lower wind speeds. Detailed decision
tables are found at HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/RGV/?N=MAPCOLORS#FIRE.

&&

$$

Castillo


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Corpus Christi TX
433 AM CDT Sat Mar 28 2020

GMZ230-235-250-255-270-275-290945-
Bays and Waterways from Baffin Bay to Port Aransas-
Bays and Waterways from Port Aransas to Port O`Connor-
Coastal waters from Baffin Bay to Port Aransas out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from Port Aransas to Matagorda Ship Channel out
20 NM-Waters from Baffin Bay to Port Aransas from 20 to 60 NM-
Waters from Port Aransas to Matagorda Ship Channel from 20 to
60 NM-
433 AM CDT Sat Mar 28 2020

This hazardous weather outlook is for the Middle Texas
Coastal Waters.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Isolated thunderstorms will be possible today.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday

Isolated thunderstorms will be possible over the bays Monday through
Monday night, and over the coastal waters on Friday.


$$

TMT/ANM

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Corpus Christi TX
433 AM CDT Sat Mar 28 2020

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La Salle-McMullen-Live Oak-Bee-Goliad-Victoria-Webb-Duval-
Jim Wells-Inland Kleberg-Inland Nueces-Inland San Patricio-
Coastal Aransas-Inland Refugio-Inland Calhoun-Coastal Kleberg-
Coastal Nueces-Coastal San Patricio-Aransas Islands-
Coastal Refugio-Coastal Calhoun-Kleberg Islands-Nueces Islands-
Calhoun Islands-
433 AM CDT Sat Mar 28 2020

This hazardous weather outlook is for South Texas.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Isolated to scattered thunderstorms will be possible today over
the coastal plains. Thunderstorms are not expected to become
severe.

A Red Flag Warning is in effect for Webb County today for gusty
north winds and low relative humidity providing critical fire
danger conditions. Elevated fire danger conditions will be
possible over the rest of the Brush Country today.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday

There is a moderate risk of rip current for Gulf facing beaches
Sunday.

Isolated thunderstorms will be possible across the region Monday
through Monday night, and again on Friday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated.


$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Brownsville TX
354 AM CDT Sat Mar 28 2020

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Zapata-Jim Hogg-Brooks-Inland Kenedy-Starr-Southern Hidalgo-
Inland Willacy-Inland Cameron-Coastal Willacy-Coastal Cameron-
Coastal Kenedy-Northern Hidalgo-
354 AM CDT Sat Mar 28 2020

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of Deep South
Texas.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

A Red Flag Warning is in effect for Zapata, Jim Hogg and Starr
counties from 1 pm this afternoon through 6 pm this evening.

There is a moderate risk of rip currents at area beaches along the
lower Texas coast today through tonight.

Isolated thunderstorms will be possible across the coastal
sections of deep south Texas this afternoon.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday

There will be an elevated risk of rip currents along area beaches
Sunday through Monday and Thursday through Friday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

$$

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