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Arizona, Dragoon/Mule/Huachuca and Santa Rita Mountains including Bisbee/Canelo Hills/Madera Canyon

Wind Advisory

Statement as of 2:18 PM MDT on March 27, 2017

Expires 10:00 PM EDT on March 28, 2017


... Wind Advisory in effect from 11 am to 7 PM MST Tuesday...

The National Weather Service in Tucson has issued a Wind
Advisory, which is in effect from 11 am to 7 PM MST Tuesday.

* Impacts... motorists of high profile vehicles should exercise
caution while driving. Sudden gusts of wind may cause motorists
to lose control of their vehicles. In addition... loose and
unsecured outdoor objects may be blown around.

* Affected area... Cochise, southern Graham, southern Greenlee and
far eastern Santa Cruz counties.

* Timing... winds will begin to increase Tuesday mid-morning, with
the strongest wind developing in the higher elevations late
Tuesday morning, then across the valley locations in the early
afternoon. Winds will diminish Tuesday evening.

* Winds... sustained west winds of 25 to 35 mph, with gusts of 45
mph becoming northwest in the late afternoon.

* For a detailed view of the hazard area... visit weather.Gov/Tucson
and click on the detailed hazards tab

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that sustained winds of 30 mph or greater
are expected in the valleys... or 35 mph or greater above
5000 feet. Higher gusts are also likely. This could make driving
difficult... especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra
caution.



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Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 2:18 PM MDT on March 27, 2017

Expires 10:00 PM EDT on March 28, 2017


... Red flag warning in effect from 11 am to 7 PM MST Tuesday for
strong winds... low relative humidity and a high fire danger for
southern fire weather zones 151 and 152 including southeast
Pima... eastern Santa Cruz and cochsie counties...

The National Weather Service in Tucson has issued a red flag
warning, which is in effect from 11 am to 7 PM MST Tuesday.

* Timing... 11 am MST until 7 PM MST Tuesday.

* 20 ft winds... west to northwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts between
40-45 mph. The strongest winds will be in Cochise County.

* Relative humidity... minimum relative humidity values of 13-16
percent will be realized in the afternoon.

* Impacts... any fires that develop or are ongoing will have the
potential to spread rapidly.

* For a detailed view of the hazard area... visit weather.Gov/Tucson
and click on the detailed hazards tab

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A red flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now... or are expected to develop. A
combination of strong winds... low relative humidity... and dry
vegetation will create the potential for rapid and erratic fire
growth.

Please advise the appropriate officials or fire crews in the
field of the red flag warning for portions of Southeast Arizona.



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Alabama - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement , Winter Weather Statement , Special Statement
Alaska - Winter Weather Advisory
Arizona - Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning
Arkansas - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Flood Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
California - High Surf Advisory , Wind Advisory, High Wind Warning , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Hydrologic Statement , Beach Hazard Statement , Air Quality Alert , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Winter Storm Watch , Winter Weather Advisory
Connecticut - Dense Fog Advisory
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement
Georgia - Severe Thunderstorm Watch
Hawaii - High Surf Advisory
Idaho - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch
Illinois - Special Statement
Indiana - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Flood Watch , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Kansas -
Kentucky - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Louisiana - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Flood Warning , Special Statement
Maine - Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
Massachusetts -
Michigan - Flood Advisory
Minnesota - Flood Warning
Mississippi - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement
Missouri - Severe Thunderstorm Watch
Montana - Special Statement
Nevada - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory
New Mexico - Blowing Dust Advisory, Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Watch , Winter Storm Watch , Fire Weather Watch
New York - Areal Flood Watch , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
North Dakota - Flood Warning , Special Statement
Ohio - Public Information Statement
Oregon - Flood Warning
Pennsylvania - Areal Flood Watch
Rhode Island -
South Carolina - Coastal Hazard Statement
Tennessee - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Tornado Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Special Statement
Texas - Wind Advisory , Blowing Dust Advisory, Wind Advisory , High Wind Watch , Fire Weather Watch , Public Information Statement
Utah - Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory
Vermont - Public Information Statement
Virginia - Severe Thunderstorm Watch
Washington - Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch
West Virginia - Special Statement
Wisconsin - Public Information Statement
Wyoming - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Special Statement

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