Fire Weather Watch

Published 09/20 2016 02:15PM

Updated 09/20 2016 02:15PM

Issued at: 09/22/2016 12:00:00 PM PDT
Expires on: 09/22/2016 8:00:00 PM PDT
Counties affected: Clark AZZ101-CAZ228-229-NVZ465-466-211100- /O.NEW.KVEF.FW.A.0004.160922T1900Z-160923T0300Z/ LAKE MEAD NRA/COLORADO RIVER-AZ SIDE- MOJAVE DESERT INCLUDING MORONGO VALLEY/YUCCA VALLEY- LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY- CLARK AND SW LINCOLN COUNTY DESERTS/LAS VEGAS DISPATCH- LAKE MEAD NRA/COLORADO RIVER-NV SIDE- 210 PM PDT TUE SEP 20 2016 /210 PM MST TUE SEP 20 2016/ ...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RH FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 101...228...229...465 AND 466... THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAS VEGAS HAS ISSUED A FIRE WEATHER WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING. * AFFECTED AREA...IN AZZ101...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 101. IN CAZ228... FIRE WEATHER ZONE 228. IN CAZ229...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 229. IN NVZ465...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 465. IN NVZ466...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 466. * TIMING...NOON THURSDAY THROUGH 8 PM THURSDAY EVENING. * WIND...WEST OR SOUTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS OF 40 TO 45 MPH. * HUMIDITY...5 TO 15 PERCENT. * IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP WILL LIKELY SPREAD RAPIDLY. OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT RECOMMENDED. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A FIRE WEATHER WATCH MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE FORECAST TO OCCUR. LISTEN FOR LATER FORECASTS AND POSSIBLE RED FLAG WARNINGS. && $$