Strong Winds, High Fire Danger in New Mexico


Forecasters are warning that parts of New Mexico are in for more windy conditions later this week and that means higher fire danger. There will be strong southwest winds across northern and central New Mexico. Gusts could range from 50 to 70 mph tomorrow  afternoon. Red flag warnings have been issued for the areas through Thursday evening. The warnings came as firefighters in Albuquerque doused 2 fires that broke out in the dry wooded area along the Rio Grande Tuesday afternoon. Conditions are dry, more than three-quarters of the state is dealing with severe to extreme drought. Please pray for rain. 

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