Upper Rio Grande Valley Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Fire Weather Watch
Issued: 1:44 AM MDT Jun. 23, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Fire Weather Watch in effect from Sunday afternoon through
Sunday evening...

The National Weather Service in Albuquerque has issued a Fire
Weather Watch... which is in effect from Sunday afternoon through
Sunday evening.

* Area and timing... this includes the northwest plateau and the
northern mountains Sunday afternoon and early evening.

* 20 foot winds... west at 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 35 mph.

* Relative humidity... minimum humidity values between 8 and 15
percent.

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

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Please advise the appropriate officials or fire crews in the
field of this Fire Weather Watch.



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