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Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 3:12 PM CDT on April 23, 2014

Expires 11:00 PM EDT on April 23, 2014


... Red flag warning remains in effect until 10 PM CDT this evening
for strong winds and low relative humidity for the western half of
the combined Texas and Oklahoma panhandles... generally west of a
line from Guymon to Lake Meredith to Amarillo and canyon...

* affected area... in Oklahoma... Cimarron and Texas. In Texas...
Dallam... Sherman... Hartley... Moore... Oldham... Potter... Deaf
Smith and Randall.

* 20 foot winds... southwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 45 mph.

* Relative humidity... from 10 to 15 percent.

* Timing... critical fire weather conditions are expected through 10 PM
this evening.

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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