FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) - Much of northern and western Arizona will be under a red flag warning issued by the National Weather Service for Thursday due to dangerous wildfire conditions.
Communities included in the areas where the warning will apply from noon to 7 p.m. include Kingman, Flagstaff, Lake Havasu City, Holbrook, Winslow and St. Johns.
The weather service says expected peak wind gusts include 40 mph (64 kph) at Flagstaff, Holbrook and Seligman.
Gusty winds will return to the #azwx region Thursday. The winds, combined with low relative humidity values, have warranted a Red Flag Warning from 12 - 7 MST for Thursday. Be safe and follow all fire restrictions currently in place. #azfire pic.twitter.com/0bb91f3QeX— NWS Flagstaff (@NWSFlagstaff) May 30, 2018