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Wind Advisory

Wind Advisory issued February 26 at 3:05AM MST until February 27 at 11:00PM MST by NWS El Paso Tx/Santa Teresa NM

* WHAT...West winds 30 to 40 mph with gusts up to 60 mph expected. * WHERE...Portions of south central and southwest New Mexico and southwest Texas. * WHEN...From 9 AM to 11 PM MST Tuesday. * IMPACTS...Gusty winds will blow around unsecured objects. Tree limbs could be blown down and a few power outages may result.

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Area
Southern Gila Foothills/Mimbres Valley; Southwest Desert/Mimbres Basin; Sierra County Lakes; Northern Dona Ana County; Southern Dona Ana County/Mesilla Valley; Otero Mesa; Central Grant County/Silver City Area; East Central Tularosa Basin/Alamogordo; Southeast Tularosa Basin; Western El Paso County; Northern Hudspeth Highlands/Hueco Mountains; Salt Basin; Southern Hudspeth Highlands; Rio Grande Valley of Eastern El Paso/Western Hudspeth Counties; Rio Grande Valley of Eastern Hudspeth County

High Wind Warning

High Wind Warning issued February 26 at 3:05AM MST until February 27 at 11:00PM MST by NWS El Paso Tx/Santa Teresa NM

* WHAT...Southwest winds 35 to 45 mph with gusts up to 65 mph expected. * WHERE...In New Mexico, West Central Tularosa Basin/White Sands. In Texas, Eastern/Central El Paso County. * WHEN...From 11 PM this evening to 11 PM MST Tuesday. * IMPACTS...Damaging winds will blow down trees and power lines. Widespread power outages are expected. Travel will be difficult, especially for high profile vehicles.

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Area
West Central Tularosa Basin/White Sands; Eastern/Central El Paso County

High Wind Watch

High Wind Watch issued February 26 at 2:49AM MST until February 27 at 8:00PM MST by NWS Midland/Odessa TX

* WHAT...West winds 35 to 45 mph with gusts up to 75 mph possible. * WHERE...Southeast New Mexico plains, Loving, Van Horn and Highway 54 Corridor, Eastern Culberson County, Reeves County Plains, Davis Mountains, and Davis Mountains Foothills. * WHEN...From Tuesday morning through Tuesday evening. * IMPACTS...Travel will be difficult, especially for high profile vehicles like campers, vans, and tractor trailers. Gusty winds may blow around unsecured objects.

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Area
Eddy County Plains; Northern Lea County; Central Lea County; Southern Lea County; Loving; Van Horn and Highway 54 Corridor; Eastern Culberson County; Reeves County Plains; Davis Mountains; Davis Mountains Foothills

High Wind Warning

High Wind Warning issued February 26 at 2:49AM MST until February 28 at 5:00AM MST by NWS Midland/Odessa TX

* WHAT...West winds 45 to 65 mph with gusts up to 95 mph expected. * WHERE...Guadalupe Mountains of west Texas and Southeast New Mexico. * WHEN...From 1 PM MST /2 PM CST/ this afternoon to 5 AM MST /6 AM CST/ Wednesday. * IMPACTS...Travel will be difficult, especially for high profile vehicles like campers, vans, and tractor trailers. Severe turbulence near the mountains will be hazardous for low flying light aircraft.

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Area
Guadalupe Mountains of Eddy County; Guadalupe Mountains Above 7000 Feet; Guadalupe and Delaware Mountains

Red Flag Warning

Red Flag Warning issued February 26 at 3:14AM CST until February 26 at 9:00PM CST by NWS Midland/Odessa TX

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM CST /8 AM MST/ THIS MORNING TO 9 PM CST /8 PM MST/ THIS EVENING FOR RELATIVE HUMIDITY OF 15% OR LESS, 20-FT WINDS OF 20 MPH OR MORE, AND HIGH TO VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER FOR THE GUADALUPE, DELAWARE, DAVIS, AND CHINATI MOUNTAINS, CHISOS BASIN, SACRAMENTO AND DAVIS MOUNTAIN FOOTHILLS, MARFA PLATEAU, SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO PLAINS, NORTHERN PERMIAN BASIN, VAN HORN AND THE HIGHWAY 54 CORRIDOR, EASTERN CULBERSON COUNTY, REEVES COUNTY PLAINS, CENTRAL BREWSTER COUNTY, AND LOVING AND WINKLER COUNTIES... * AFFECTED AREA...Borden, Andrews, Martin, Howard, Loving, Winkler, Van Horn and Highway 54 Corridor, Reeves County Plains, Chinati Mountains, Marfa Plateau, Davis Mountains, Davis Mountains Foothills, Central Brewster County and Chisos Basin. * TIMING...From 9 AM CST /8 AM MST/ this morning to 9 PM CST /8 PM MST/ this evening. * WINDS...Southwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph. * RELATIVE HUMIDITY...As low as 10 percent. * RFTI...2 or elevated. * IMPACTS...Avoid the use of open flames or any activities that may generate sparks. Accidental ignitions will have the potential to grow into dangerous wind-driven wildfires. Fires can start from the smallest of flames or sparks and are highly discouraged today. Observe local burn bans.

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Area
Borden; Andrews; Martin; Howard; Loving; Winkler; Van Horn and Highway 54 Corridor; Reeves County Plains; Chinati Mountains; Marfa Plateau; Davis Mountains; Davis Mountains Foothills; Central Brewster County; Chisos Basin

Red Flag Warning

Red Flag Warning issued February 26 at 3:14AM CST until February 26 at 9:00PM CST by NWS Midland/Odessa TX

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM CST /8 AM MST/ THIS MORNING TO 9 PM CST /8 PM MST/ THIS EVENING FOR RELATIVE HUMIDITY OF 15% OR LESS, 20-FT WINDS OF 20 MPH OR MORE, AND HIGH TO VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER FOR THE GUADALUPE, DELAWARE, DAVIS, AND CHINATI MOUNTAINS, CHISOS BASIN, SACRAMENTO AND DAVIS MOUNTAIN FOOTHILLS, MARFA PLATEAU, SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO PLAINS, NORTHERN PERMIAN BASIN, VAN HORN AND THE HIGHWAY 54 CORRIDOR, EASTERN CULBERSON COUNTY, REEVES COUNTY PLAINS, CENTRAL BREWSTER COUNTY, AND LOVING AND WINKLER COUNTIES... * AFFECTED AREA...Gaines, Dawson, Sacramento Foothills and Guadalupe Mountains, Chaves Plains, Eddy Plains, Lea, Guadalupe Mountains Above 7000 Feet, Guadalupe and Delaware Mountains and Eastern Culberson County. * TIMING...From 9 AM CST /8 AM MST/ this morning to 9 PM CST /8 PM MST/ this evening. * WINDS...Southwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 50 mph. * RELATIVE HUMIDITY...As low as 11 percent. * RFTI...4 or near critical. * IMPACTS...Avoid the use of open flames or any activities that may generate sparks. Accidental ignitions will have the potential to grow into dangerous wind-driven wildfires. Fires can start from the smallest of flames or sparks and are highly discouraged today. Observe local burn bans.

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Area
Sacramento Foothills and Guadalupe Mountains; Chaves County Plains; Eddy Plains; Lea; Gaines; Dawson; Guadalupe Mountains Above 7000 Feet; Guadalupe and Delaware Mountains; Eastern Culberson County

Red Flag Warning

Red Flag Warning issued February 26 at 3:13AM CST until February 26 at 7:00PM CST by NWS Amarillo TX

* Affected Area...In Oklahoma...Cimarron...Texas and Beaver. In Texas...Dallam...Sherman...Hansford...Ochiltree...Lipscomb... Hartley...Moore...Hutchinson...Roberts...Hemphill...Oldham... Potter...Carson...Gray...Wheeler...Deaf Smith...Randall... Armstrong...Donley...Collingsworth and Palo Duro Canyon. * 20 Foot Winds...Monday, west 30 to 40 mph with gusts up to 55 mph. Tuesday, west 35 to 45 mph with gusts up to 60 mph. * Relative Humidity...As low as 14 percent. * Red Flag Threat Index... 4 to 6. * Timing...Monday, 12 PM through 7 PM. Tuesday, 11 AM through 8 PM.

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Area
Cimarron; Texas; Beaver; Dallam; Sherman; Hansford; Ochiltree; Lipscomb; Hartley; Moore; Hutchinson; Roberts; Hemphill; Oldham; Potter; Carson; Gray; Wheeler; Deaf Smith; Randall; Armstrong; Donley; Collingsworth; Palo Duro Canyon

Fire Weather Watch

Fire Weather Watch issued February 26 at 3:13AM CST until February 27 at 8:00PM CST by NWS Amarillo TX

* Affected Area...In Oklahoma...Cimarron...Texas and Beaver. In Texas...Dallam...Sherman...Hansford...Ochiltree...Lipscomb... Hartley...Moore...Hutchinson...Roberts...Hemphill...Oldham... Potter...Carson...Gray...Wheeler...Deaf Smith...Randall... Armstrong...Donley...Collingsworth and Palo Duro Canyon. * 20 Foot Winds...Monday, west 30 to 40 mph with gusts up to 55 mph. Tuesday, west 35 to 45 mph with gusts up to 60 mph. * Relative Humidity...As low as 14 percent. * Red Flag Threat Index... 4 to 6. * Timing...Monday, 12 PM through 7 PM. Tuesday, 11 AM through 8 PM.

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Area
Cimarron; Texas; Beaver; Dallam; Sherman; Hansford; Ochiltree; Lipscomb; Hartley; Moore; Hutchinson; Roberts; Hemphill; Oldham; Potter; Carson; Gray; Wheeler; Deaf Smith; Randall; Armstrong; Donley; Collingsworth; Palo Duro Canyon

Fire Weather Watch

Fire Weather Watch issued February 26 at 2:34AM CST until February 27 at 8:00PM CST by NWS Norman OK

...RED FLAG CONDITIONS POSSIBLE MONDAY AND TUESDAY... * WINDS...West 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 50 mph. * RELATIVE HUMIDITY...As low as 16 percent. * TEMPERATURES...Up to 86. * IMPACTS...Any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly. Outdoor burning is not recommended. * SEVERITY... FUELS (ERC)...70th-89th percentile...3 (out of 5). WEATHER...Critical...3 (out of 5). FIRE ENVIRONMENT...6 (out of 10).

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Area
Woods; Alfalfa; Grant; Kay; Major; Garfield; Noble; Blaine; Kingfisher; Logan; Payne; Caddo; Canadian; Oklahoma; Lincoln; Grady; McClain; Cleveland; Kiowa; Jackson; Tillman; Comanche; Stephens; Cotton; Jefferson; Hardeman; Foard; Wilbarger; Wichita; Knox; Baylor; Archer; Clay

Wind Advisory

Wind Advisory issued February 26 at 2:32AM CST until February 26 at 7:00PM CST by NWS Amarillo TX

* WHAT...West winds up to 35 mph with gusts up to 55 mph expected. * WHERE...Cimarron County and the western and south-central Texas Panhandle. * WHEN...From noon today to 7 PM CST this evening. * IMPACTS...Gusty winds will blow around unsecured objects. Tree limbs could be blown down and a few power outages may result.

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Area
Cimarron; Dallam; Sherman; Hartley; Moore; Oldham; Potter; Carson; Deaf Smith; Randall; Armstrong; Palo Duro Canyon

Red Flag Warning

Red Flag Warning issued February 26 at 2:20AM CST until February 26 at 7:00PM CST by NWS Lubbock TX

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR ALL OF THE SOUTH PLAINS...THE FAR SOUTHERN TEXAS PANHANDLE AND THE ROLLING PLAINS... The National Weather Service in Lubbock has issued a Red Flag Warning, which is in effect from 11 AM this morning to 7 PM CST this evening. * Timing...Today from 11 AM until 7 PM. For Tuesday, from 11 AM until 9 PM. * Wind....On Monday, west at 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 55 mph. On Tuesday, southwest at 30 to 40 mph with gusts of 50 to 60 mph. * Humidity...10 to 20 percent. * Fuels...Dry. * Impacts...Any fires that develop could spread rapidly.

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Area
Parmer; Castro; Swisher; Briscoe; Hall; Childress; Bailey; Lamb; Hale; Floyd; Motley; Cochran; Hockley; Lubbock; Crosby; Yoakum; Terry; Lynn; Garza

Fire Weather Watch

Fire Weather Watch issued February 26 at 2:20AM CST until February 27 at 9:00PM CST by NWS Lubbock TX

* Timing...Tuesday from late morning through the evening. * Wind...Southwest at 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 50 mph. * Humidity...Around 15 percent. * Fuels...Dry. * Impacts...Any fires that develop could spread rapidly.

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Area
Cottle; Dickens; King; Kent; Stonewall

Fire Weather Watch

Fire Weather Watch issued February 26 at 2:20AM CST until February 27 at 9:00PM CST by NWS Lubbock TX

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR ALL OF THE SOUTH PLAINS...THE FAR SOUTHERN TEXAS PANHANDLE AND THE ROLLING PLAINS... The National Weather Service in Lubbock has issued a Red Flag Warning, which is in effect from 11 AM this morning to 7 PM CST this evening. * Timing...Today from 11 AM until 7 PM. For Tuesday, from 11 AM until 9 PM. * Wind....On Monday, west at 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 55 mph. On Tuesday, southwest at 30 to 40 mph with gusts of 50 to 60 mph. * Humidity...10 to 20 percent. * Fuels...Dry. * Impacts...Any fires that develop could spread rapidly.

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Area
Parmer; Castro; Swisher; Briscoe; Hall; Childress; Bailey; Lamb; Hale; Floyd; Motley; Cochran; Hockley; Lubbock; Crosby; Yoakum; Terry; Lynn; Garza

Wind Advisory

Wind Advisory issued February 26 at 2:01AM CST until February 26 at 7:00PM CST by NWS Lubbock TX

* WHAT...West winds 30 to 35 mph with gusts up to 55 mph expected. * WHERE...Bailey, Floyd, Hale, Lamb, Briscoe, Castro, Parmer, and Swisher Counties. * WHEN...From 11 AM this morning to 7 PM CST this evening. * IMPACTS...Gusty winds will blow around unsecured objects. Blowing dust will create low visibilities at times.

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Area
Parmer; Castro; Swisher; Briscoe; Bailey; Lamb; Hale; Floyd

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued February 25 at 8:10PM CST until February 29 at 6:00AM CST by NWS Shreveport LA

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Texas... Angelina River Near Lufkin affecting Cherokee, Angelina and Nacogdoches Counties. For the Angelina River...including Alto, Lufkin...Minor flooding is forecast. * WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...Angelina River near Lufkin. * WHEN...Until Thursday morning. * IMPACTS...At 162.0 feet, Minor lowland to diminish and end on the lower Angelina River. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 7:45 PM CST Sunday the stage was 161.9 feet. - Bankfull stage is 158.5 feet. - Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending at 7:45 PM CST Sunday was 162.6 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to fall below flood stage Tuesday evening and continue falling to 160.5 feet Friday evening. - Flood stage is 161.0 feet. - Flood History...No available flood history. - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

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Area
Angelina, TX; Cherokee, TX; Nacogdoches, TX

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued February 25 at 7:08PM CST by NWS Lake Charles LA

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Louisiana...Texas... Sabine River Near Deweyville For the Sabine River...including Burkeville, Bon Wier, Deweyville, Orange...Minor flooding is forecast. Additional information is available at www.weather.gov. The next statement will be issued Monday evening at 715 PM CST. * WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...Sabine River near Deweyville. * WHEN...Until further notice. * IMPACTS...At 24.0 feet, Minor lowland flooding will occur. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 6:45 PM CST Sunday the stage was 24.4 feet. - Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending at 6:45 PM CST Sunday was 24.5 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to remain steady above flood stage at 24.4 feet. - Flood stage is 24.0 feet. - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

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Area
Beauregard, LA; Calcasieu, LA; Newton, TX; Orange, TX
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