Taylor Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Fire Weather Warning
Issued: 11:29 AM CST Jan. 24, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Red flag warning remains in effect until 6 PM CST this evening
for the Big Country and portions of the Concho Valley for 20 foot
winds of 20 mph or more... relative humidities of 16 to 20 percent
and a high fire danger...

* wind... southwest 20 mph with gusts to 30 mph.

* Humidity... 16 to 20 percent.

* Impacts... any fires that develop can spread rapidly. Outdoor
burning is discouraged.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A red flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now... .or will shortly. A combination of
strong winds... low relative humidity... and warm temperatures can
contribute to extreme fire behavior.