Red Flag Warning issued for SE New Mexico and the Guadalupe Mts.

Red Flag Warning issued for SE New Mexico and the Guadalupe Mts.

A Red Flag Warning is in effect until 10 pm Wednesday night for Eddy and Lea Counties in New Mexico, and the Guadalupe Mountains.

Red Flag Warnings are issued when dry, breezy, and warm conditions combine to cause a dangerous environment in which any fires can quickly spread.

As we enter the Summer season in our area it is important to remain weather aware for Red Flag Warnings and current burn bans.

You can check if your county is under a burn ban here.

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