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Texas, Kent

Fire Weather Watch

Statement as of 6:08 AM CST on February 27, 2017

Expires 8:00 PM EST on February 28, 2017


... Fire Weather Watch remains in effect from Tuesday morning
through Tuesday evening for the South Plains... far southern Texas
Panhandle and most of the rolling plains due to 20 foot winds of
20 mph or more... relative humidities of 15 percent or less and a
high fire danger...

* 20 foot winds... southwest winds will increase into the 25 to 35
mph range with gusts to near 50 mph on The Caprock. Winds speeds
will range from 20 to 30 mph with gusts in excess of 40 mph in
the rolling plains.

* Humidity... falling to near 15 percent.

* Fuels... are dry.

* Impacts... any fires that develop can spread rapidly. Outdoor
burning is discouraged.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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





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