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High Wind Warning


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Midland/Odessa TX
142 PM CDT Tue Apr 20 2021

TXZ271-211130-
/O.UPG.KMAF.HW.A.0021.210421T0300Z-210421T1600Z/
/O.NEW.KMAF.HW.W.0024.210421T0200Z-210421T1600Z/
/O.NEW.KMAF.FZ.W.0001.210421T0900Z-210421T1400Z/
Guadalupe and Delaware Mountains-
Including the cities of Guadalupe Mountains NP and Pine Springs
1242 PM MDT Tue Apr 20 2021

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS EVENING TO 10 AM
MDT WEDNESDAY...
...FREEZE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 8 AM MDT WEDNESDAY...

* WHAT...For the High Wind Warning, east winds 35 to 40 mph with
  gusts up to 50 to 55 mph expected. For the Freeze Warning,
  temperatures as low as 28 expected.

* WHERE...Guadalupe and Delaware Mountains in Texas.

* WHEN...For the High Wind Warning, from 8 PM this evening to 10
  AM MDT Wednesday. For the Freeze Warning, from 3 AM to 8 AM
  MDT Wednesday.

* IMPACTS...Travel will be difficult, especially for high profile
  vehicles.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Take steps now to protect tender plants from the cold.

&&

$$


Freeze Warning


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
250 PM MDT Tue Apr 20 2021

NMZ238-210500-
/O.NEW.KABQ.FZ.W.0001.210421T0600Z-210421T1600Z/
Chaves County Plains-
250 PM MDT Tue Apr 20 2021

...FREEZE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 10 AM MDT
WEDNESDAY...

* WHAT...Sub-freezing temperatures as low as 30 degrees are expected.

* WHERE...Chaves County Plains.

* WHEN...From Midnight tonight to 10 AM MDT Wednesday.

* IMPACTS...Frost and freeze conditions could kill crops, other
  sensitive vegetation and possibly damage unprotected outdoor
  plumbing.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Take steps now to protect tender plants from the cold.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Midland/Odessa TX
142 PM CDT Tue Apr 20 2021

NMZ027-TXZ270-211130-
/O.NEW.KMAF.FZ.W.0001.210421T0900Z-210421T1400Z/
Guadalupe Mountains of Eddy County-
Guadalupe Mountains Above 7000 Feet-
Including the cities of Queen and Guadalupe Mountains NP
1242 PM MDT Tue Apr 20 2021

...FREEZE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 8 AM MDT WEDNESDAY...

* WHAT...Temperatures as low as 28 expected.

* WHERE...In New Mexico, Guadalupe Mountains of Eddy County. In
  Texas, Guadalupe Mountains Above 7000 Feet.

* WHEN...From 3 AM to 8 AM MDT Wednesday.

* IMPACTS...Hikers will need pack cold weather gear if spending
  the night in the mountains.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Take steps now to protect tender plants from the cold.

&&

$$

For more information from the National Weather Service visit
https://weather.gov/maf

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Midland/Odessa TX
142 PM CDT Tue Apr 20 2021

TXZ271-211130-
/O.UPG.KMAF.HW.A.0021.210421T0300Z-210421T1600Z/
/O.NEW.KMAF.HW.W.0024.210421T0200Z-210421T1600Z/
/O.NEW.KMAF.FZ.W.0001.210421T0900Z-210421T1400Z/
Guadalupe and Delaware Mountains-
Including the cities of Guadalupe Mountains NP and Pine Springs
1242 PM MDT Tue Apr 20 2021

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS EVENING TO 10 AM
MDT WEDNESDAY...
...FREEZE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 8 AM MDT WEDNESDAY...

* WHAT...For the High Wind Warning, east winds 35 to 40 mph with
  gusts up to 50 to 55 mph expected. For the Freeze Warning,
  temperatures as low as 28 expected.

* WHERE...Guadalupe and Delaware Mountains in Texas.

* WHEN...For the High Wind Warning, from 8 PM this evening to 10
  AM MDT Wednesday. For the Freeze Warning, from 3 AM to 8 AM
  MDT Wednesday.

* IMPACTS...Travel will be difficult, especially for high profile
  vehicles.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Take steps now to protect tender plants from the cold.

&&

$$


Red Flag Warning


URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Tucson AZ
253 PM MST Tue Apr 20 2021

AZZ150>154-211200-
/O.UPG.KTWC.FW.A.0008.210421T1800Z-210422T0200Z/
/O.NEW.KTWC.FW.W.0012.210421T1800Z-210422T0300Z/
/O.NEW.KTWC.FW.A.0009.210422T1900Z-210423T0300Z/
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 150
Sonoran FDRA-Most of Pima County-South Central Pinal County-
Tohono O`odham Nation-Tucson Metropolitan area-TDC-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 151
Western half Desert Grasslands FDRA including elevations up to
5500 feet in Southeast corner of Pinal County-
Extreme Eastern Pima County-Western third of Cochise County-
Santa Cruz County-TDC-Arizona Fire Weather Zone 152
Eastern half Desert Grasslands FDRA including elevations up to
5500 feet in Southwest Graham County and Eastern two thirds of
Cochise County-Southern San Carlos Reservation-
Southern Greenlee County below 5000 feet-TDC-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 153
Northern Graham County-Northern Greenlee County-
White and Gila Mountains-Apache Sitgreaves NF-
Southern San Carlos Reservation above 5000 feet-SDC-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 154
Forest Woodlands FDRA including the Sky Islands of Southeast
Arizona above 5500 feet-Coronado NF-TDC-
253 PM MST Tue Apr 20 2021

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 8 PM MST WEDNESDAY
FOR STRONG AND GUSTY WINDS, LOW HUMIDITY AND A VERY HIGH FIRE
DANGER RATING FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 150, 151, 152, 153, AND
154...
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS, LOW HUMIDITY AND A
VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER RATING FOR PORTIONS OF FIRE WEATHER ZONES
150, 151, 152, 153, AND 154...

The National Weather Service in Tucson has issued a Red Flag
Warning, which is in effect from 11 AM to 8 PM MST Wednesday. A
Fire Weather Watch has also been issued. This Fire Weather Watch
is in effect from Thursday afternoon through Thursday evening.

* AFFECTED AREA...All Fire Weather Zones in Southeast Arizona
  Wednesday for the Red Flag Warning. Far eastern Fire Weather
  Zone 150 and southern portions of Fire Weather Zones 151, 152,
  153 and 154 for the Fire Weather Watch on Thursday.

* TIMING...11 AM MST through 8 PM MST Wednesday for Red Flag
  Warning. Fire Weather Watch is in effect Thursday afternoon and
  Thursday evening.

* WINDS...South to southwest winds at 20 to 30 mph with gusts to
  40 to 45 mph on Wednesday. Southwest winds of 15 to 25 mph with
  gusts to 30 to 35 mph on Thursday.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...Minimum relative humidity values 5 to 10
  percent in the valleys and 10 to 15 percent over higher
  terrain both Wednesday and Thursday.

* IMPACTS...Any fires that develop or are ongoing will have the
  potential to spread rapidly and be resistant to control
  efforts.

* 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.

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

Please advise the appropriate officials or fire crews in the
field of the Fire Weather Watch for portions of Southeast
Arizona.

&&

$$

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Flagstaff AZ
208 PM MST Tue Apr 20 2021


AZZ104-105-109>114-116>118-139-140-220200-
/O.CON.KFGZ.FW.W.0005.210421T1800Z-210422T0200Z/
Kaibab Plateau (Fire Weather Zone 104)-
Marble and Glen Canyons (Fire Weather Zone 105)-
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)-
Northern Gila County (Fire Weather Zone 118)-
Black Mesa Area (Fire Weather Zone 139)-
Northeast Plateaus and Mesas South of Hwy 264 (Fire Weather Zone
140)-
208 PM MST Tue Apr 20 2021

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 7 PM MST
WEDNESDAY FOR MUCH OF NORTHERN AND EASTERN ARIZONA...

The National Weather Service in Flagstaff has issued a Red Flag
Warning due to strong winds and low relative humidity, which is
in effect from 11 AM to 7 PM MST Wednesday. The Fire Weather
Watch is no longer in effect.

* AFFECTED AREA...Locations near Alpine, Buffalo Pass, Chinle,
  Dilkon, Eagar-Springerville, Forest Lakes, Fredonia, Ganado,
  Heber-Overgaard, Holbrook, Jacob Lake, Kayenta, Kykotsmovi,
  Page, Payson, Pine-Strawberry, Pinetop-Lakeside, Saint Johns,
  Shonto, Show Low, Snowflake-Taylor, Tuba City, Whiteriver,
  Window Rock and Winslow. This includes portions of the Apache-
  Sitgreaves National Forest, Coconino National Forest, Kaibab
  National Forest and Tonto National Forest.

* WINDS...Southwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 40-50 mph.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...As low as 5 percent.

* IMPACTS...Any fires that start will have the potential to
  spread rapidly.

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.

&&

$$

For more information from the National Weather Service visit
http://weather.gov/flagstaff

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
147 PM MDT Tue Apr 20 2021

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 8 PM MDT WEDNESDAY FOR
PORTIONS OF WESTERN AND CENTRAL NEW MEXICO DUE TO STRONG WINDS,
LOW HUMIDITIES AND AN UNSTABLE AIR MASS...

.Southwest to west winds will strengthen Wednesday as humidities
become increasing drier. Several consecutive hours of single
digit humidities are forecast for areas west of the Continental
Divide Wednesday afternoon.

NMZ101-105-106-109-211300-
/O.UPG.KABQ.FW.A.0018.210421T1800Z-210422T0200Z/
/O.NEW.KABQ.FW.W.0019.210421T1800Z-210422T0200Z/
Northwest Plateau-Northwest Highlands-Middle Rio Grande Valley-
West Central Highlands-
147 PM MDT Tue Apr 20 2021

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 8 PM MDT WEDNESDAY...

The National Weather Service in Albuquerque has issued a Red Flag
Warning...which is in effect from noon to 8 PM MDT Wednesday. The
Fire Weather Watch is no longer in effect.

* AREA AND TIMING...Northwest Plateau and Highlands, Middle Rio
  Grande Valley and West Central Highlands from midday Wednesday
  to around sunset Wednesday evening.

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

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...Ranging from around 6 to 13 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 El Paso TX/Santa Teresa NM
1225 PM MDT Tue Apr 20 2021

...Critical Fire Weather Conditions Expected Wednesday
and Thursday Afternoons...

.Southwesterly winds will increase and combine with very low
relative humidity values to create critical fire weather
conditions Wednesday afternoon in the Gila Region and the
lowlands of southwestern and New Mexico. Winds will increase by
early Wednesday afternoon and peak around 20 to 30 mph. At the
same time, minimum relative humidities will fall to 8 to 10
percent. Winds will subside by Wednesday evening, only to return
area wide on Thursday as critical fire weather conditions expand
in coverage.

NMZ110-111-210230-
/O.UPG.KEPZ.FW.A.0009.210421T1700Z-210422T0400Z/
/O.NEW.KEPZ.FW.W.0017.210421T1800Z-210422T0300Z/
/O.NEW.KEPZ.FW.A.0010.210422T1800Z-210423T0300Z/
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 110
 SOUTHWEST MOUNTAINS/GILA NF/APACHE NF/GLZ-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 111
 SOUTHWEST DESERTS AND LOWLANDS/LAS CRUCES BLM/GLZ-
1225 PM MDT Tue Apr 20 2021

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 9 PM MDT WEDNESDAY FOR
STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITIES...
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITIES...

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 Wednesday. a Fire Weather Watch has also been issued. This
Fire Weather Watch is in effect from Thursday afternoon through
Thursday evening. The Fire Weather Watch is no longer in effect.

* AFFECTED AREA...Fire weather zones 110 and 111 in southwestern
  New Mexico.

* WIND...Southwest winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 35 mph

* HUMIDITY...6 to 12 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.

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

&&

$$


Wind Advisory


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Flagstaff AZ
156 PM MST Tue Apr 20 2021

AZZ006>008-011>017-039-040-220200-
/O.CON.KFGZ.WI.Y.0015.210421T1800Z-210422T0200Z/
Grand Canyon Country-Coconino Plateau-Yavapai County Mountains-
Chuska Mountains and Defiance Plateau-
Little Colorado River Valley in Coconino County-
Little Colorado River Valley in Navajo County-
Little Colorado River Valley in Apache County-
Western Mogollon Rim-Eastern Mogollon Rim-White Mountains-
Black Mesa Area-Northeast Plateaus and Mesas South of Hwy 264-
Including the cities of Grand Canyon Village, Supai, North Rim,
Valle, Prescott, Seligman, Ash Fork, Window Rock, Ganado,
Wupatki N.M., Tuba City, Winslow, Holbrook, Snowflake, St. Johns,
Springerville, Flagstaff, Williams, Munds Park, Heber,
Happy Jack, Forest Lakes, Show Low, Greer, Pinetop, Navajo N.M.,
Dilkon, and Kykotsmovi
156 PM MST Tue Apr 20 2021

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 7 PM MST
WEDNESDAY...

* WHAT...Southwest winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 40-50 mph
  expected.

* WHERE...The higher elevations of Yavapai county, southern and
  central Coconino county and much of Navajo and Apache counties.

* WHEN...From 11 AM to 7 PM MST Wednesday.

* IMPACTS...Gusty winds could blow around unsecured objects. Winds
  this strong can make driving difficult, especially for high
  profile vehicles.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Use extra caution when driving, especially if operating a high
profile vehicle. Secure outdoor objects.

&&

$$

For more information from the National Weather Service visit
https://weather.gov/flagstaff


Fire Weather Watch


URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Tucson AZ
253 PM MST Tue Apr 20 2021

AZZ150>154-211200-
/O.UPG.KTWC.FW.A.0008.210421T1800Z-210422T0200Z/
/O.NEW.KTWC.FW.W.0012.210421T1800Z-210422T0300Z/
/O.NEW.KTWC.FW.A.0009.210422T1900Z-210423T0300Z/
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 150
Sonoran FDRA-Most of Pima County-South Central Pinal County-
Tohono O`odham Nation-Tucson Metropolitan area-TDC-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 151
Western half Desert Grasslands FDRA including elevations up to
5500 feet in Southeast corner of Pinal County-
Extreme Eastern Pima County-Western third of Cochise County-
Santa Cruz County-TDC-Arizona Fire Weather Zone 152
Eastern half Desert Grasslands FDRA including elevations up to
5500 feet in Southwest Graham County and Eastern two thirds of
Cochise County-Southern San Carlos Reservation-
Southern Greenlee County below 5000 feet-TDC-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 153
Northern Graham County-Northern Greenlee County-
White and Gila Mountains-Apache Sitgreaves NF-
Southern San Carlos Reservation above 5000 feet-SDC-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 154
Forest Woodlands FDRA including the Sky Islands of Southeast
Arizona above 5500 feet-Coronado NF-TDC-
253 PM MST Tue Apr 20 2021

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 8 PM MST WEDNESDAY
FOR STRONG AND GUSTY WINDS, LOW HUMIDITY AND A VERY HIGH FIRE
DANGER RATING FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 150, 151, 152, 153, AND
154...
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS, LOW HUMIDITY AND A
VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER RATING FOR PORTIONS OF FIRE WEATHER ZONES
150, 151, 152, 153, AND 154...

The National Weather Service in Tucson has issued a Red Flag
Warning, which is in effect from 11 AM to 8 PM MST Wednesday. A
Fire Weather Watch has also been issued. This Fire Weather Watch
is in effect from Thursday afternoon through Thursday evening.

* AFFECTED AREA...All Fire Weather Zones in Southeast Arizona
  Wednesday for the Red Flag Warning. Far eastern Fire Weather
  Zone 150 and southern portions of Fire Weather Zones 151, 152,
  153 and 154 for the Fire Weather Watch on Thursday.

* TIMING...11 AM MST through 8 PM MST Wednesday for Red Flag
  Warning. Fire Weather Watch is in effect Thursday afternoon and
  Thursday evening.

* WINDS...South to southwest winds at 20 to 30 mph with gusts to
  40 to 45 mph on Wednesday. Southwest winds of 15 to 25 mph with
  gusts to 30 to 35 mph on Thursday.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...Minimum relative humidity values 5 to 10
  percent in the valleys and 10 to 15 percent over higher
  terrain both Wednesday and Thursday.

* IMPACTS...Any fires that develop or are ongoing will have the
  potential to spread rapidly and be resistant to control
  efforts.

* 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.

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

Please advise the appropriate officials or fire crews in the
field of the Fire Weather Watch for portions of Southeast
Arizona.

&&

$$

Visit us on Facebook...Twitter...YouTube...and at weather.gov/Tucson

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service El Paso TX/Santa Teresa NM
1225 PM MDT Tue Apr 20 2021

...Critical Fire Weather Conditions Expected Wednesday
and Thursday Afternoons...

.Southwesterly winds will increase and combine with very low
relative humidity values to create critical fire weather
conditions Wednesday afternoon in the Gila Region and the
lowlands of southwestern and New Mexico. Winds will increase by
early Wednesday afternoon and peak around 20 to 30 mph. At the
same time, minimum relative humidities will fall to 8 to 10
percent. Winds will subside by Wednesday evening, only to return
area wide on Thursday as critical fire weather conditions expand
in coverage.

NMZ113-TXZ055-210230-
/O.NEW.KEPZ.FW.A.0010.210422T1800Z-210423T0300Z/
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 113
 CAPITAN AND SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS/LINCOLN NF/LNZ-
TEXAS FIRE WEATHER ZONE 055
 EL PASO COUNTY-
1225 PM MDT Tue Apr 20 2021

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITIES...

The National Weather Service in El Paso Tx/Santa Teresa has
issued a Fire Weather Watch, which is in effect from Thursday
afternoon through Thursday evening.

* AFFECTED AREA...Fire weather zone 113 in the Sacramento and
  Capitan Mountains, and Fire weather zone 055 in El Paso County.

* WIND...Southwest to west winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 35
  mph

* HUMIDITY...6 to 12 percent

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

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 El Paso TX/Santa Teresa NM
1225 PM MDT Tue Apr 20 2021

...Critical Fire Weather Conditions Expected Wednesday
and Thursday Afternoons...

.Southwesterly winds will increase and combine with very low
relative humidity values to create critical fire weather
conditions Wednesday afternoon in the Gila Region and the
lowlands of southwestern and New Mexico. Winds will increase by
early Wednesday afternoon and peak around 20 to 30 mph. At the
same time, minimum relative humidities will fall to 8 to 10
percent. Winds will subside by Wednesday evening, only to return
area wide on Thursday as critical fire weather conditions expand
in coverage.

NMZ110-111-210230-
/O.UPG.KEPZ.FW.A.0009.210421T1700Z-210422T0400Z/
/O.NEW.KEPZ.FW.W.0017.210421T1800Z-210422T0300Z/
/O.NEW.KEPZ.FW.A.0010.210422T1800Z-210423T0300Z/
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 110
 SOUTHWEST MOUNTAINS/GILA NF/APACHE NF/GLZ-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 111
 SOUTHWEST DESERTS AND LOWLANDS/LAS CRUCES BLM/GLZ-
1225 PM MDT Tue Apr 20 2021

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 9 PM MDT WEDNESDAY FOR
STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITIES...
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITIES...

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 Wednesday. a Fire Weather Watch has also been issued. This
Fire Weather Watch is in effect from Thursday afternoon through
Thursday evening. The Fire Weather Watch is no longer in effect.

* AFFECTED AREA...Fire weather zones 110 and 111 in southwestern
  New Mexico.

* WIND...Southwest winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 35 mph

* HUMIDITY...6 to 12 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.

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 El Paso TX/Santa Teresa NM
1225 PM MDT Tue Apr 20 2021

...Critical Fire Weather Conditions Expected Wednesday
and Thursday Afternoons...

.Southwesterly winds will increase and combine with very low
relative humidity values to create critical fire weather
conditions Wednesday afternoon in the Gila Region and the
lowlands of southwestern and New Mexico. Winds will increase by
early Wednesday afternoon and peak around 20 to 30 mph. At the
same time, minimum relative humidities will fall to 8 to 10
percent. Winds will subside by Wednesday evening, only to return
area wide on Thursday as critical fire weather conditions expand
in coverage.

NMZ112-210230-
/O.CAN.KEPZ.FW.A.0009.210421T1700Z-210422T0400Z/
/O.NEW.KEPZ.FW.A.0010.210422T1800Z-210423T0300Z/
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 112
 SOUTH CENTRAL LOWLANDS AND SOUTHERN RIO GRANDE VALLEY/BLM/GLZ-
1225 PM MDT Tue Apr 20 2021

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW
RELATIVE HUMIDITIES...
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS CANCELLED FOR
STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITIES FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES
110, 111, AND 112...

The National Weather Service in El Paso Tx/Santa Teresa has
issued a Fire Weather Watch, which is in effect from Thursday
afternoon through Thursday evening. The Fire Weather Watch has
been cancelled.

* AFFECTED AREA...Fire Weather Zone 112 in south-central New
  Mexico.

* WIND...Southwest winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 35 mph

* HUMIDITY...6 to 12 percent

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


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.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Midland/Odessa TX
218 PM CDT Tue Apr 20 2021

NMZ027>029-033-034-TXZ045>048-050>053-059>063-067>070-075-082-
270>282-211930-
Guadalupe Mountains of Eddy County-Eddy County Plains-
Northern Lea County-Central Lea County-Southern Lea County-Gaines-
Dawson-Borden-Scurry-Andrews-Martin-Howard-Mitchell-Loving-Winkler-
Ector-Midland-Glasscock-Ward-Crane-Upton-Reagan-Pecos-Terrell-
Guadalupe Mountains Above 7000 Feet-Guadalupe and Delaware Mountains-
Van Horn and Highway 54 Corridor-Eastern Culberson County-
Reeves County Plains-Chinati Mountains-Marfa Plateau-Davis Mountains-
Davis Mountains Foothills-Central Brewster County-Chisos Basin-
Presidio Valley-Lower Brewster County-
218 PM CDT Tue Apr 20 2021 /118 PM MDT Tue Apr 20 2021/

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of southeast New
Mexico, southwest Texas, and western Texas.

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight

A High Wind Warning is in effect for the Guadalupe and Delaware
Mountains, including Guadalupe Pass, tonight.

A late season freeze is expected for northern and central Lea county,
northern Permian Basin, and the Guadalupe and Delaware Mountains. A
Freeze Warning is in effect late tonight.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

The High Wind Warning remains in effect for the Guadalupe and
Delaware Mountains, including Guadalupe Pass, through early Wednesday
morning.

The Freeze Warning for northern and central Lea county,
northern Permian Basin, and the Guadalupe and Delaware Mountains
remains in effect through early Wednesday morning.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

Please relay any information about observed severe weather to the
NWS while following all local, state and CDC guidelines.

$$
This product, along with other watches, warnings, advisories,
and statements issued by the National Weather Service Office in
Midland, can be found on the internet at...
https://weather.gov/midland

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service El Paso TX/Santa Teresa NM
338 AM MDT Tue Apr 20 2021

NMZ401>417-TXZ418>424-210945-
Upper Gila River Valley-Southern Gila Highlands/Black Range-
Southern Gila Foothills/Mimbres Valley-
Southwest Desert/Lower Gila River Valley-Lowlands of the Bootheel-
Uplands of the Bootheel-Southwest Desert/Mimbres Basin-
Eastern Black Range Foothills-Sierra County Lakes-
Northern Dona Ana County-Southern Dona Ana County/Mesilla Valley-
Central Tularosa Basin-Southern Tularosa Basin-
West Slopes Sacramento Mountains Below 7500 Feet-
Sacramento Mountains Above 7500 Feet-
East Slopes Sacramento Mountains Below 7500 Feet-Otero Mesa-
Western El Paso County-Eastern/Central El Paso County-
Northern Hudspeth Highlands/Hueco Mountains-Salt Basin-
Southern Hudspeth Highlands-
Rio Grande Valley of Eastern El Paso/Western Hudspeth Counties-
Rio Grande Valley of Eastern Hudspeth County-
338 AM MDT Tue Apr 20 2021

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of south central
New Mexico, southwest New Mexico, and southwest Texas.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

A backdoor cold front will slide into far eastern areas this
morning creating breezy easterly winds and cooler temperatures.
The front will then push through the rest of the Borderland later
this evening and overnight resulting in gusty winds along western
mountain slopes.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

Southwesterly winds will increase Wednesday afternoon west of the
Rio Grande valley. This combined with very dry air will make it
possible for any new fire starts to spread rapidly. Additionally,
areas of blowing dust may be possible in the afternoon. Breezy
conditions are expected across the entire area both Thursday and
Friday as a weak weather system moves through. Winds will relax
for the weekend with temperatures possibly approaching 90 degrees
on Sunday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

$$

Pegram

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
311 AM MDT Tue Apr 20 2021

NMZ201>241-211030-
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-
311 AM MDT Tue Apr 20 2021

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

A hard freeze is possible for portions of east-central New Mexico
late tonight into Wednesday morning. Frost and freeze conditions
could kill crops, other sensitive vegetation and possibly damage
unprotected outdoor plumbing.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

Southwest winds of 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 45 mph will return
Wednesday with the potential for widespread critical fire weather
conditions.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

$$

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