Statement as of 03:07 AM MDT die 11o March, anno 2014
... Wind Advisory in effect from 10 PM CDT /9 PM MDT/ this evening
to 5 am CDT /4 am MDT/ Wednesday...
The National Weather Service in Midland/Odessa has issued a Wind
Advisory... which is in effect from 10 PM CDT /9 PM MDT/ this
evening to 5 am CDT /4 am MDT/ Wednesday.
* Event... very windy conditions
* timing... tonight mainly after 9 PM CDT.
* Impacts... lawn furniture and garbage cans could be blown about
by the wind. Vans... campers... trailers... and other high-profile
vehicles could briefly be hard to handle. Blowing dust may
reduce visibility to less than one at times.
A Wind Advisory means that winds of 35 mph are expected. Winds
this strong can make driving difficult... especially for high
profile vehicles. Use extra caution.
Fire Weather Warning
Statement as of 04:27 AM MDT die 11o March, anno 2014
... Red flag warning in effect from 1 PM CDT /noon MDT/ this
afternoon to 10 PM CDT /9 PM MDT/ this evening for gusty winds
and low humidity for the southeast New Mexico plains... Permian
Basin... and western Low Rolling Plains...
The National Weather Service in Midland/Odessa has issued a red
flag warning... which is in effect from 1 PM CDT /noon MDT/ this
afternoon to 10 PM CDT /9 PM MDT/ this evening.
* Wind... west to northwest 20 to 25 mph.
* Humidity... 5 to 15 percent.
* Impacts... any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
Outdoor burning is not recommended.
Avoid the use of open flames or any activities that may generate
Sparks. Accidental ignitions will have the potential to grow
quickly into dangerous wind- driven wildfires.
- High Wind Advisory
A high wind advisory is issued when sustained winds of 31 mph or greater are expected to occur for at least 1 hour. This advisory can also be issued if winds of 46 mph or greater are expected for any length of time.
- Fire Weather Advisory
A fire weather advisory is issued when dry conditions in the advisory area result in a situation where forest or brush fires are possible.
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