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WWUS84 KAMA 190931
RFWAMA

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Amarillo TX
331 AM CST Mon Feb 19 2018


OKZ001-TXZ001-002-006-007-011-012-016-017-200100-


Cimarron-Dallam-Sherman-Hartley-Moore-Oldham-Potter-Deaf Smith-
Randall-
331 AM CST Mon Feb 19 2018

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 7 PM CST THIS
EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR THE WESTERN
PANHANDLES...

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 today to 7 PM CST this evening. The Fire Weather
Watch is no longer in effect.

* Affected Area...In Oklahoma...Cimarron. In Texas...Dallam...
Sherman...Hartley...Moore...Oldham...Potter...Deaf Smith and
Randall.

* 20 Foot Winds...Southwest 25 to 30 mph with gusts up to 50 mph.

* Relative Humidity...As low as 22 percent.

* Red Flag Threat Index...3 to 4.

* Timing...From noon through 7 PM today.

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 will
create favorable weather for rapid fire growth and spread. Avoid
activities that promote open flames and sparks.

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