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Red Flag Warnings in Effect Thursday and Friday 

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(Posted on May 17, 2012 at 8:25 a.m.)  A Red Flag warning from Prescott to the Kaibab Plateau is in effect for Thursday and Friday according to the National Weather Service. This warning covers the Williams, Tusayan and North Kaibab districts of the Kaibab National Forest. Forest visitors are advised to refrain from having a campfire when Red Flag warnings exist.

 

Red Flag warnings occur when the forecast shows strong wind and low relative humidity causing an increased potential for large fire growth. This advisory will stay in effect until the Red Flag warning ends.

 

For recorded fire information updates, please call 928-635-8311. For forest alerts, visit our website at for detailed weather information including Red Flag warnings issued by the National Weather Service, visit http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/fgz/. http://fs.usda.gov/kaibab.

 

(Source:   Kaibab National Forest)

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