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High Wind Warning

Statement as of 4:38 AM MDT on March 23, 2017

Expires 11:00 PM EDT on March 23, 2017


... High Wind Warning in effect from 1 PM CDT /noon MDT/ this
afternoon to 10 PM CDT /9 PM MDT/ this evening...

The National Weather Service in Midland/Odessa has issued a High
Wind Warning, which is in effect from 1 PM CDT /noon MDT/ this
afternoon to 10 PM CDT /9 PM MDT/ this evening.

* Timing... Thursday afternoon and evening.

* Winds... west 35 to 55 mph with gusts to around 75 mph.

* Impacts... winds will be particularly hazardous at higher
elevations where the strongest winds are likely to occur. Be
especially careful driving in these mountainous areas as these
winds could make driving difficult for motorists driving high
profile vehicles such as campers, vans and tractor trailers.
Airplanes flying over the Guadalupe Mountains may experience
severe turbulence.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected
or occurring. Sustained wind speeds of at least 40 mph or gusts
of 58 mph or more can lead to property damage.





Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 5:46 AM CDT on March 23, 2017

Expires 2:00 AM EDT on March 24, 2017


... Red flag warning remains in effect from noon today to 1 am CDT
Friday for relative humidity of 15% or less, 20 foot winds of 20
mph or more, and high to very high fire danger...

* humidity... 5 to 15%.

* Wind... above 5000 feet... southwest 25 to 35 mph. Below 5000
feet... south to southwest 20 to 35 mph.

* Fire danger... high to very high.

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

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Here are some things you can do to help prevent wildland fires:
observe outdoor burning restrictions for your area. Stow trailer
chains properly. Hold off on yard work or welding near dry
vegetation. Avoid driving in dry grass. Extinguish cigarettes
inside your vehicle.




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