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New Mexico, Central Lea County

High Wind Watch

Statement as of 2:48 AM MST on February 27, 2017

Expires 1:00 AM EST on March 01, 2017


... High wind watch in effect from Tuesday morning through Tuesday
evening...

The National Weather Service in Midland/Odessa has issued a high
wind watch, which is in effect from Tuesday morning through
Tuesday evening.

* Timing... Tuesday.

* Winds... southwest 30 to 50 mph with gusts to around 65 mph.

* Impacts... these winds could make driving difficult for
motorists driving high profile vehicles such as campers, vans
and tractor trailers.

* Impacts... these winds could make driving difficult for
motorists driving high profile vehicles such as campers, vans
and tractor trailers.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that winds of 30 mph are expected. Winds
this strong can make driving difficult, especially for high
profile vehicles. Use extra caution.

A high wind watch means there is the potential for a hazardous
high wind event. Sustained winds of at least 40 mph, or gusts of
58 mph or stronger may occur. Continue to monitor the latest
forecasts.





Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch

Statement as of 3:28 AM MST on February 27, 2017

Expires 8:00 PM EST on February 28, 2017


... Red flag warning in this afternoon for relative humidity of 15
percent or less, 20 foot winds of 20 mph or more and high fire
danger...

... Fire Weather Watch in effect Tuesday afternoon through Tuesday
evening for for relative humidity of 15 percent or less, 20 foot
winds of 20 mph or more and high fire danger...

* wind... 20 to 30 mph

* humidity... 10 to 15 percent

* fire danger... high to very high

* impacts... any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
Outdoor burning is not recommended.

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 can contribute
to dangerous fire behavior.

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible
red flag warnings.






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