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 Yakutat Bay (PKZ053) (Text-Only)
NWS Forecast for: Yakutat Bay (PKZ053)
Issued by: National Weather Service Juneau, AK
Last Update: 356 AM AKDT Sun Mar 18 2018

Today: Light winds. Seas 4 ft, except 2 ft or less E side of the bay.

Tonight: Light winds becoming S 10 kt late. Seas 3 ft. Rain and snow late.

Mon: S wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain and snow in the morning, then rain in the afternoon.

Mon Night: SW wind 10 kt. Seas 6 ft, except 2 ft or less E side of the bay. SW swell.

Tue: NE wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.

Wed: NE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.

Thu: NE wind 30 kt. Seas 5 ft.

Zone Forecast: Yakutat Bay (PKZ053)

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