Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Pueblo, CO

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Pueblo CO
252 PM MDT Mon Jun 26 2017

...A RED FLAG WARNING HAS BEEN ISSUED FROM NOON UNTIL 8 PM MDT
TUESDAY FOR GUSTY WINDS...LOW HUMIDITY AND DRY FUELS FOR FIRE
WEATHER ZONE 222 AND 224 WHICH INCLUDES FREMONT COUNTY AND THE SAN
LUIS VALLEY...

COZ222-224-271300-
/O.NEW.KPUB.FW.W.0025.170627T1800Z-170628T0200Z/
Fremont County Including Canon City/Howard/Texas Creek-
San Luis Valley Including Alamosa/Del Norte/Fort Garland/Saguache-
252 PM MDT Mon Jun 26 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 8 PM MDT TUESDAY FOR
GUSTY WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND DRY FUELS FOR FIRE
WEATHER ZONES 222 AND 224...

The National Weather Service in Pueblo has issued a Red Flag
Warning for gusty winds, low relative humidity and dry fuels,
which is in effect from noon to 8 PM MDT Tuesday.

* Affected Area...Fire Weather Zones 222 and 224.

* Winds...west 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* Relative Humidity...10 to 15 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 either occurring now, or will shortly. A combination of
strong winds, low relative humidity, and warm temperatures can
contribute to extreme fire behavior.

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