Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Pueblo, CO

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE...CORRECTED
National Weather Service Pueblo CO
325 PM MST Sat Feb 24 2018

...A Fire Weather Watch is in effect from 10 am mdt until 6 pm mdt
Monday for gusty winds...low relative humidity and dry fuels for
fire weather zones 225...229...230...and 233 through 237...which
includes Kiowa...Prowers...Baca...Bent and Las Animas Counties as
well as the Southern I-25 corridor...the Wet Mountains...the Wet
Mountain Valley and the Sangre de Cristo Mountains...

COZ225-229-230-233>237-251415-
/O.NEW.KPUB.FW.A.0003.180226T1700Z-180227T0100Z/
Southern Front Range Including Sangre De Cristo Mountains/Wet
Mountains/La Veta Pass-Huerfano County Including Walsenburg-
Western Las Animas County Including Trinidad and Thatcher-
Eastern Las Animas County Including Pinon Canyon-
Kiowa County Including Eads-Bent County Including Las Animas-
Prowers County Including Lamar-
Baca County Including Springfield and Eastern Comanche Grasslands-
325 PM MST Sat Feb 24 2018

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH
MONDAY AFTERNOON FOR GUSTY WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND DRY
FUELS FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 225...229...230...233...234...235...236
AND 237...

The National Weather Service in Pueblo has issued a Fire Weather
Watch, which is in effect from Monday morning through Monday
afternoon.

* Affected Area...Fire Weather Zones 225...229...230...233...
  234...235...236 and 237.

* Winds...Southwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* Timing...Monday morning through Monday afternoon.

* Relative Humidity...As low as 7 percent.

* Impacts...Conditions will be favorable for the rapid ignition,
  growth and spread of fires.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible
Red Flag Warnings.

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