Extreme Risk of Fire Weather Conditions in the Southern High Plains on Sunday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued an Extreme Risk of fire weather conditions for parts of eastern New Mexico, the Texas Panhandle and West Texas on Sunday. Very dry ground fuels and ongoing drought across this region will allow for extreme rates of fire spread given sustained winds of 30-40 mph. Critical Risk is also in effect for larger portion of Central and Southern High Plains.

Coastal Waters Forecast for Eastern Bay (ANZ540) (Text-Only)
NWS Forecast for: Eastern Bay (ANZ540)
Issued by: National Weather Service Baltimore, MD/Washington, D.C.
Last Update: 732 AM EDT Sun Mar 18 2018

Today: NW winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.

Tonight: W winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.

Mon: E winds 5 kt. Waves flat.

Mon Night: E winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt after midnight. Waves 1 ft. Rain.

Tue: NE winds 15 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Waves 2 ft. Rain or snow.

Tue Night: NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Waves 2 ft. Snow likely or a chance of rain.

Wed: N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Snow likely through the day. A chance of showers. A chance of snow showers through the night.

Thu: NW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.

Zone Forecast: Eastern Bay (ANZ540)

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