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  • Red Flag Warning for Chiricahua Mountains including Chiricahua National Monument County, Arizona
  • Red Flag Warning issued April 16 at 11:09AM MST until April 16 at 9:00PM MST by NWS
  • Effective: Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 11:09 a.m.
  • Expires: Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 9 p.m.
  • ...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MST THIS
    EVENING...
    A RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MST THIS EVENING.
    * AFFECTED AREA...EASTERN COCHISE COUNTY...SOUTHEASTERN GRAHAM
    COUNTY...AND SOUTHERN GREENLEE COUNTY.
    * TIMING...STRONG WESTERLY WINDS WILL BEGIN AROUND 1 PM TODAY AND
    ARE EXPECTED TO DIMINISH AFTER SUNSET.
    * WINDS...20 TO 25 MPH SOUTHWEST TO WEST 20-FOOT WINDS WITH GUSTS OF
    35 TO 40 MPH.
    * RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES ARE
    EXPECTED TO BE BETWEEN 4 TO 8 PERCENT.
    * IMPACTS...CONDITIONS WILL BE CONDUCIVE FOR RAPID FIRE GROWTH.
    * FOR A DETAILED VIEW OF THE HAZARD AREA...VISIT
    WEATHER.GOV/TUCSON AND CLICK ON THE DETAILED HAZARDS TAB