WEST TEXAS - Winds are really starting to gust across the area and several fires have already been reported.
A small fire is currently being worked by crews off Highway 80 in Midland. A larger fire has been reported off Highway 176 between Andrews and Eunice. NewsWest9 Doppler Radar indicates a smoke plume just inside the Texas state line.
Red Flag Warnings are posted across the entire region with a very high potential for fires.
Here are the latest wind gusts around the area in miles-per-hour:
Fort Stockton: 37
Guadalupe Pass: 68