Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Goodland, KS

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Goodland KS
1048 AM MST Tue Feb 21 2017

...Red Flag Warning in effect for Yuma county today...

.The combination of relative humidity readings falling to
10 percent and west winds gusting 30 mph will produce critical
fire weather conditions in Yuma county.

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Yuma-
1048 AM MST Tue Feb 21 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST THIS
AFTERNOON FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER
ZONE 252...

* Affected Area...In Colorado...Fire Weather Zone 252 Yuma.

* Winds...West 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.

* Relative Humidity...As low as 13 percent.

* Temperatures...In the mid 70s.

* Impacts...Any fires that start will have extreme fire behavior
  and spread rapidly. Outdoor burning is not advised.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Red Flag Warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now...or are imminent. A combination of
strong winds...low relative humidity...and warm temperatures can
contribute to extreme fire behavior.

&&

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For more information from NOAA/National Weather Service visit...
http://weather.gov/gld



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