Garfield Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Fire Weather Watch
Issued: 3:39 PM CST Jan. 19, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Fire Weather Watch remains in effect from Sunday morning
through Sunday evening for windy conditions... warm temperatures
and low relative humidity for mainly the western half of Oklahoma
and all of western North Texas...

* winds... southwest 25 to 35 mph with gusts 30 to 50 mph. The
strongest wind gusts are expected across western Oklahoma and
western North Texas Sunday afternoon. A cold front will bring a
wind shift to the northwest late Sunday afternoon into the
evening.

* Relative humidity... 10 to 30 percent.

* Temperature... highs 55 to 70 degrees f.

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

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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



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