CLOVIS, N.M.(KAMR/KCIT)— According to the City of Clovis, a Red Flag warning has been issued for Thursday, May 19, until 10 p.m.

Clovis officials reported that the areas affected include:

  • Northwest Plateau
  • North Central Mountains
  • Northeast Highlands
  • Northeast Plains
  • Northwest Highlands
  • Sandia Manzano
  • Gallinas Mountains
  • East Central Plains

The city stated that winds west-southwest of up to 20-30 miles per hour, as well as a relative humidity of four to eight percent, will likely bring the chance of dangerous wildfires.

Clovis Officials advised citizens to not engage in outdoor burning, as any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.

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