...Fire Weather Watch in effect from Friday afternoon through Friday evening for the Little Colorado River valley...northeast plateaus...and Marble and Glen Canyon due to strong winds and low relative humidity...
The National Weather Service in Flagstaff has issued a Fire Weather Watch for strong winds and low relative humidity...which is in effect from Friday afternoon through Friday evening.
* Affected area...Little Colorado River valley...northeast plateaus...and The Glen and Marble Canyon areas.
* Timing...critical fire weather conditions can be expected from noon through early evening.
* 20 foot winds...southwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 40 mph.
* Minimum relative humidity...as low as 12 percent.
A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions are possible. Listen for later forecasts and possible red flag warnings.
Please notify field crews of this Fire Weather Watch.