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Texas, Rio Grande Valley of Eastern El Paso/Western Hudspeth Counties

Wind Advisory

Statement as of 2:09 PM MDT on March 18, 2018

Expires 10:00 PM EDT on March 18, 2018

... Wind Advisory remains in effect until 8 PM MDT this evening...

* event... strong winds of 25 to 35 mph. Gusts of 40 to 50 mph,
strongest along east slopes of area mountains.

* Timing... winds will continue across area until around sunset.

* Impacts... strong cross winds will make handling of vehicles
difficult at times. Blowing dust over desert areas will create
poor visibilities, especially along I-10 corridor west of Las

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that winds of 35 mph are expected. Winds
this strong can make driving difficult, especially for high
profile vehicles. Use extra caution.


Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 7:20 AM MDT on March 18, 2018

Expires 9:00 PM EDT on March 18, 2018

... Red flag warning in effect from 1 PM this afternoon to 7 PM
MDT this evening for low humidities and strong winds for Hudspeth

The National Weather Service in El Paso TX/Santa Teresa has
issued a red flag warning, which is in effect from 1 PM this
afternoon to 7 PM MDT this evening.

* Affected area... Hudspeth County.

* Wind... strong winds of 25 to 35 mph with gusts between 40 to 50
mph along east slopes of area mountains.

* Humidity... 10 to 15 percent

* 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 extreme fire behavior.


Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Coastal Hazard Statement
Alaska - Winter Weather Advisory , Blizzard Warning , Special Statement
Arizona - Wind Advisory
Arkansas - Flood Warning
California - Frost Advisory , Freeze Warning , Special Statement , Record Report
Colorado - Winter Weather Advisory , Fire Weather Warning
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement
Guam - Coastal Hazard Statement
Idaho - Record Report
Illinois - Flood Warning
Indiana - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning
Kansas - Fire Weather Warning
Kentucky - Flood Warning , Record Report
Louisiana - Storm Surge Warning, Tropical Storm Warning , Flood Warning
Michigan - Flood Warning
Mississippi - Flood Warning
Missouri - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Montana - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Nevada -
New Mexico - High Wind Warning , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Fire Weather Warning
North Dakota - Winter Weather Advisory
Oklahoma - Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning
Oregon - Record Report
South Dakota - Flood Warning , Winter Weather Advisory
Tennessee - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Texas - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Tropical Storm Warning , Storm Surge Watch, Tropical Storm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory, High Wind Warning , High Wind Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Watch, Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement , Record Report
Utah - Winter Weather Advisory , Avalanche Warning , Record Report
Wisconsin -
Wyoming - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Special Statement

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