Black Mesa Area Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Wind Advisory
Issued: 2:18 PM MDT Apr. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory in effect from noon to 7 PM MST Monday...

The National Weather Service in Flagstaff has issued a Wind
Advisory, which is in effect from noon to 7 PM MST Monday.

* Timing... gusty southwest winds to develop Monday after 12 noon
and continue through 7 PM MST.

* Winds... southwest 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 45 mph.

* Impacts... winds this strong can make driving difficult...
especially for high profile vehicles. Consider securing loose
belongings on your property

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that sustained winds of 30 to 39 mph... or
gusts from 40 to 57 mph... are expected. Winds this strong can
make driving difficult... especially for high profile vehicles.
Consider securing loose belongings on your property. Additional
weather information is on the web at www.Weather.Gov/Flagstaff.





Fire Weather Warning
Issued: 2:40 PM MDT Apr. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Red flag warning remains in effect until 7 PM MST this evening
for strong winds and low relative humidity...
... Red flag warning in effect from 11 am to 8 PM MST Monday for
strong winds and low relative humidity ...

The National Weather Service in Flagstaff has issued a red flag
warning, which is in effect from 11 am to 8 PM MST Monday. The
Fire Weather Watch is no longer in effect.

* Affected areas... most of northeast Arizona along and north of
the eastern Mogollon Rim.

* 20 foot wind... southwest 20 to 25 mph with gusts 30 to 40 mph
through early this evening. Southwest winds increasing again to
20 to 30 mph with gusts 35 to 45 mph from late Monday morning
through Monday evening.

* Relative humidity... 8 to 15 percent.

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

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A red flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring or are imminent. A combination of strong
winds and low relative humidities can contribute to extreme fire
behavior.

Please notify field crews of this red flag warning.