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349 PM CST Sat Feb 17 2018
...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 7 PM CST SUNDAY FOR
STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR NORTHWESTERN PARTS OF
THE FORECAST AREA...
The National Weather Service in Amarillo has issued a Red Flag
Warning for strong winds and low relative humidity, which is in
effect from noon to 7 PM CST Sunday.
* Affected Area...In Oklahoma...Texas County. In
Texas...Dallam...Sherman and Hartley Counties.
* 20 Foot Winds...Southwest 25 to 35 mph.
* Relative Humidity...As low as 12 percent.
* Timing...Winds will begin to pick up in the early afternoon,
and will continue until just after sunset.
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.