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fireweatherwatch051218 copyNew Mexico Fire Weather Zone 110
Southwest Mountains/gila Nf/apache Nf/glz-
New Mexico Fire Weather Zone 111
Southwest Deserts And Lowlands/las Cruces Blm/glz-
New Mexico Fire Weather Zone 112
South Central Lowlands And Southern Rio Grande Valley/blm/glz-
New Mexico Fire Weather Zone 113
Capitan And Sacramento Mountains/lincoln Nf/lnz-
707 Am Mdt Thu May 10 2018

Red Flag Warning In Effect From 11 Am To 9 Pm Mdt Friday For Strong Winds And Low Relative Humidities...
...fire Weather Watch In Effect From Saturday Afternoon
Through Saturday Evening For Strong Winds And Low Relative Humidities...

The National Weather Service in El Paso Tx/Santa Teresa has issued a Red Flag Warning, which is in effect from 11 AM to 9 PM
MDT Friday. A Fire Weather Watch has also been issued. This Fire
Weather Watch is in effect from Saturday afternoon through
Saturday evening.

* WIND...West to southwest at 20 to 30 mph Friday, 20 to 25 mph
on Saturday.

* HUMIDITY...6 to 11 percent Friday and 9 to 12 percent Saturday.

* THUNDERSTORMS...No thunderstorms are expected.

* HIGHEST THREAT...is located west of the Rio Grande.

* 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.

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible
Red Flag Warnings.