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Red Flag Warning issued June 20 at 2:01PM MDT until June 21 at 8:00PM MDT by NWS El Paso
...DRY AND WINDY CONDITIONS ON FRIDAY...
.An upper level trough will be digging into the Great Basin with
strong southwest flow setting up ahead of it. This will bring
gusty southwest winds to the region combined with very low
relative humidities to the Sacramento Mountains and parts of
southern New Mexico Friday afternoon and early evening.
...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 8 PM MDT FRIDAY 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 noon to 8 PM
MDT Friday. The Fire Weather Watch is no longer in effect.
* WIND...Southwest 20 to 25 mph with gusts to 35 mph.
* HUMIDITY...4 to 9 percent lowlands, 7 to 11 percent mountains.
* HIGHEST THREAT...is located over the Sacramento Mountains
into eastern Sierra county.
* IMPACTS...any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
Outdoor burning is not recommended.