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Wind Advisory, High Wind Watch

Statement as of 12:58 PM CDT on March 23, 2017

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on March 24, 2017


... Wind Advisory remains in effect until 9 PM CDT this evening...
... High wind watch remains in effect from Friday morning through
Friday evening...

* timing... for today, strong winds will persist through the afternoon
and continue early this evening. On Friday, winds will increase
again by late morning.

* Winds... today, southerly winds will increase to 30 to 40 mph
with gusts to 50 mph. On Friday, north-northwest winds will
increase to 40 to 45 mph with gusts to 55 mph throughout the
afternoon.

* Impacts... driving will become difficult for high profile and
compact vehicles. Blowing dust is likely near open fields and
construction sites which may drastically reduce visibilities.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that sustained winds of 30 to 39 mph are
expected. Adjust travel and outdoor activities accordingly.

A high wind watch means there is the potential for a hazardous
high wind event. Sustained winds of at least 40 mph, or gusts of
58 mph or more may occur. Continue to monitor the latest
forecasts.






Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 7:31 AM CDT on March 23, 2017

Expires 10:00 PM EDT on March 23, 2017


... Red flag warning in effect from 1 PM this afternoon to 9 PM
CDT this evening for ...

The National Weather Service in Lubbock has issued a red flag
warning, which is in effect from 1 PM this afternoon to 9 PM CDT
this evening.

* Wind... southerly winds increasing to 25 to 35 mph with gusts to
45 mph.

* Humidity... falling to 5 to 15 percent.

* Fuels... extremely dry.

* Impacts... any fires that develop can spread rapidly. Outdoor
burning is discouraged.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A red flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are imminent or already occurring. These conditions can create
rapid wildfire growth.





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Alaska - Special Statement
California - Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Beach Hazard Statement
Colorado - High Wind Watch , Winter Storm Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Blizzard Watch , Fire Weather Warning
Connecticut - Public Information Statement
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement , High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
Georgia - Coastal Hazard Statement , Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
Idaho - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch
Indiana - Public Information Statement
Iowa - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Kansas - High Wind Watch , Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Public Information Statement
Maine - Public Information Statement
Massachusetts - Public Information Statement
Michigan - Special Statement
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
Mississippi -
Missouri -
Montana - Areal Flood Warning
Nebraska - Fire Weather Warning
Nevada - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
New Hampshire -
New Mexico - High Wind Warning , Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory, High Wind Watch , High Wind Warning, High Wind Watch , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch
New York - Winter Weather Advisory
North Dakota - Flood Watch
Oklahoma - Wind Advisory , High Wind Watch , Lake Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning
Oregon - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory
Puerto Rico - Coastal Hazard Statement
Rhode Island - Public Information Statement
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Texas - Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory, High Wind Watch , High Wind Warning , Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch
Utah - Areal Flood Warning , Winter Weather Advisory
Virgin Islands - Coastal Hazard Statement
Washington - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning
Wisconsin - Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
Wyoming - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Winter Storm Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement

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