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  • Fire Weather Watch for Chiricahua Mountains including Chiricahua National Monument County, Arizona
  • Fire Weather Watch issued June 26 at 5:01AM MST until June 27 at 7:00PM MST by NWS
  • Effective: Thursday, June 26, 2014 at 5:01 a.m.
  • Expires: Friday, June 27, 2014 at 7 p.m.
  • ...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING
    THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING FOR STRONG AND GUSTY WINDS...LOW RELATIVE
    HUMIDITIES AND VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER IN COCHISE...GRAHAM AND
    SOUTHERN GREENLEE COUNTIES...
    A FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH
    FRIDAY EVENING.
    * AFFECTED AREA...THE FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS IN EFFECT FOR FIRE
    WEATHER ZONE 152 WHICH INCLUDES MOST OF COCHISE...GRAHAM
    SOUTHERN GREENLEE COUNTIES.
    * TIMING...THE STRONGEST WINDS AND LOWEST HUMIDITIES ARE EXPECTED
    BETWEEN 11 AM AND 7 PM MST FRIDAY.
    * WINDS...WEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS BETWEEN 35 AND 40 MPH.
    * RELATIVE HUMIDITY...8 TO 15 PERCENT.
    * IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP OR ARE ONGOING WILL HAVE THE
    POTENTIAL TO SPREAD RAPIDLY.
    * FOR A DETAILED VIEW OF THE HAZARD AREA...VISIT
    WEATHER.GOV/TUCSON AND CLICK ON THE DETAILED HAZARDS TAB.