Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Pueblo, CO

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Pueblo CO
238 PM MDT Wed Mar 22 2017

...A RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM TODAY FOR
GUSTY WINDS...LOW HUMIDITY AND DRY FUELS FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES
229...230 AND 233...WHICH INCLUDES HUERFANO AND LAS ANIMAS
COUNTIES...

...A RED FLAG WARNING IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 8 PM THURSDAY FOR
GUSTY WINDS...LOW HUMIDITY AND DRY FUELS FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES
226 THROUGH 237 WHICH INCLUDES THE ENTIRE I-25 CORRIDOR AND ALL OF
THE SOUTHEAST COLORADO PLAINS...

COZ229-230-233-231245-
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Huerfano County Including Walsenburg-
Western Las Animas County Including Trinidad and Thatcher-
Eastern Las Animas County Including Pinon Canyon-
238 PM MDT Wed Mar 22 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM MDT THIS EVENING
FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES
229...230 AND 233...
...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 8 PM MDT THURSDAY FOR
GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES
229...230 AND 233...

The National Weather Service in Pueblo has issued a new Red Flag
Warning for gusty winds and low relative humidity, which is in
effect from 11 AM to 8 PM MDT Thursday. This upgrades and
replaces the Fire Weather Watch that was in effect.

* Affected Area...Fire Weather Zones 229...230 and 233.

* Winds...southwest 20 to 30 gusting to 45 mph.

* Relative Humidity...as low as 10 percent.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Red Flag Warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are expected. Strong winds, low relative humidity, and dry fuels
will result in the potential for extreme fire behavior. Burning
or any other activities that could accidentally spark a wildfire
should be postponed.

&&

$$

COZ226>228-231-232-234>237-231245-
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Northern El Paso County Including Monument and Black Forest-
Southern El Paso County Including Fort Carson and Colorado
Springs-Pueblo County Including Pueblo-
Crowley County Including Ordway-
Otero County Including La Junta and Western Comanche Grasslands-
Kiowa County Including Eads-Bent County Including Las Animas-
Prowers County Including Lamar-
Baca County Including Springfield and Eastern Comanche Grasslands-
238 PM MDT Wed Mar 22 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 8 PM MDT THURSDAY FOR
GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES
226...227...228...231...232...234...235...236 AND 237...

The National Weather Service in Pueblo has issued a Red Flag
Warning for gusty winds and low relative humidity, which is in
effect from 11 AM to 8 PM MDT Thursday. This upgrades and replaces
the Fire Weather Watch that was in effect.

* Affected Area...Fire Weather Zones 226...227...228...231...
  232...234...235...236 and 237.

* Winds...southwest 15 to 25 gusting to 40 mph.

* Relative Humidity...as low as 10 percent.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Red Flag Warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are expected. Strong winds, low relative humidity, and dry fuels
will result in the potential for extreme fire behavior. Burning
or any other activities that could accidentally spark a wildfire
should be postponed.

&&

$$


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