U.S. National Weather Service Alerts for Santa Fe, NM

  • FIRE WEATHER WATCH

    FIRE WEATHER WATCH

    Now - Wednesday, Apr 23, 8:00pm

NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS:

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBUQUERQUE HAS ISSUED A FIRE WEATHER WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING.

* AREA AND TIMING...ALL OF NORTHERN AND CENTRAL NEW MEXICO...EXCLUDING AREAS WITH SNOW PACK. CRITICAL CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP BY LATE WEDNESDAY MORNING AND PERSIST UNTIL AROUND SUNSET.

* 20 FOOT WINDS...SOUTHWEST TO WEST 20 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 MPH. STRONGEST GUSTS EXPECTED FROM THE CENTRAL MOUNTAIN CHAIN OVER THE EASTERN PLAINS.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...RANGING FROM 8 TO 12 PERCENT AT THE LOWER ELEVATIONS AND CENTRAL MOUNTAIN CHAIN SOUTH OF INTERSTATE 40. RANGING FROM 10 TO 20 PERCENT NORTHWEST AND SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP WILL LIKELY SPREAD RAPIDLY. OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT RECOMMENDED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

PLEASE ADVISE THE APPROPRIATE OFFICIALS OR FIRE CREWS IN THE FIELD OF THIS FIRE WEATHER WATCH.

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SANDIA MANZANO AND GALLINAS MOUNTAINS:

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBUQUERQUE HAS ISSUED A FIRE WEATHER WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING.

* AREA AND TIMING...ALL OF NORTHERN AND CENTRAL NEW MEXICO...EXCLUDING AREAS WITH SNOW PACK. CRITICAL CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP BY LATE WEDNESDAY MORNING AND PERSIST UNTIL AROUND SUNSET.

* 20 FOOT WINDS...SOUTHWEST TO WEST 20 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 MPH. STRONGEST GUSTS EXPECTED FROM THE CENTRAL MOUNTAIN CHAIN OVER THE EASTERN PLAINS.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...RANGING FROM 8 TO 12 PERCENT AT THE LOWER ELEVATIONS AND CENTRAL MOUNTAIN CHAIN SOUTH OF INTERSTATE 40. RANGING FROM 10 TO 20 PERCENT NORTHWEST AND SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP WILL LIKELY SPREAD RAPIDLY. OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT RECOMMENDED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

PLEASE ADVISE THE APPROPRIATE OFFICIALS OR FIRE CREWS IN THE FIELD OF THIS FIRE WEATHER WATCH.

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