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  • Red Flag Warning for Chiricahua Mountains including Chiricahua National Monument County, Arizona
  • Red Flag Warning issued May 22 at 2:16PM MST until May 22 at 7:00PM MST by NWS
  • Effective: Friday, May 22, 2015 at 2:16 p.m.
  • Expires: Friday, May 22, 2015 at 7 p.m.
  • ...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM MST THIS EVENING
    FOR COCHISE COUNTY...
    * AFFECTED AREA...SOUTHERN PORTIONS OF FIRE WEATHER ZONE 152
    INCLUDING COCHISE COUNTY.
    * WIND...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH.
    * RELATIVE HUMIDITY...8 TO 13 PERCENT IN THE VALLEYS WITH
    HUMIDITIES 11 TO 16 PERCENT IN THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
    * IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP OR ARE ONGOING WILL HAVE THE
    POTENTIAL TO SPREAD RAPIDLY. OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT
    RECOMMENDED.
    * FOR A DETAILED VIEW OF THE HAZARD AREA...VISIT
    WEATHER.GOV/TUCSON AND CLICK ON THE DETAILED HAZARDS TAB.