Red Flag Warning
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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Denver/Boulder CO
346 AM MDT Sun Apr 16 2017

COZ240-241-245-161800-
/O.CON.KBOU.FW.A.0018.170417T1900Z-170418T0100Z/
North Douglas County Below 6000 Feet/Denver/West Adams and
Arapahoe Counties/East Broomfield County-
Elbert/Central and East Douglas Counties Above 6000 Feet-
Central and East Adams and Arapahoe Counties-
346 AM MDT Sun Apr 16 2017

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH MONDAY EVENING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR
THE PALMER DIVIDE AND AREAS NORTH INTO ARAPAHOE...DENVER AND
ADAMS COUNTIES...

* Affected Area...Fire Weather Zones 240...241 and 245.

* Timing...Monday afternoon into early evening.

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

* Relative Humidity...as low as 14 percent.

* Impacts...Low humidity values and gusty winds may result in
  high fire danger. These conditions may allow for rapid
  ignition and fast burning fires...especially in grassy areas.
  Open burning, and other spark sources are highly discouraged.

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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