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Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch

Statement as of 3:17 PM CST on February 23, 2017

Expires 8:00 PM EST on February 24, 2017


... Red flag warning remains in effect until 8 PM CST this evening
for the far southern Texas Panhandle and South Plains of West
Texas for 20 foot winds of 20 mph or more... relative humidities
of 15 percent or less and a high fire danger...

... Fire Weather Watch remains in effect from Friday morning
through Friday evening for the far southern Texas Panhandle and
South Plains of West Texas for 20 foot winds of 20 mph or more...
relative humidities of 15 percent or less and a high fire
danger...

The National Weather Service in Lubbock will continue the red
flag warning through 8 PM CST Thursday. A Fire Weather Watch
remains in effect from Friday morning through Friday evening.

* Wind... westerly winds at 30 to 40 mph with gusts to 55 mph
this afternoon. Northwest winds at 20 to 30 mph on Friday.

* Relative humidity... falling into the 5 to 10 percent range this
afternoon. Falling into the 10 to 15 percent range Friday.

* Fuels... are dry to very dry.

* Impacts... any fires that develop can spread rapidly. Outdoor
burning should be postponed until winds subside.

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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