Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Pueblo, CO

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Pueblo CO
405 AM MDT Sun Mar 19 2017

...A RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING UNTIL
8 PM THIS EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND DRY
FUELS FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES...222...228 and 229...WHICH INCLUDES
PUEBLO... FREMONT AND HUERFANO COUNTIES...

COZ222-228-229-200200-
/O.CON.KPUB.FW.W.0020.170319T1700Z-170320T0200Z/
Fremont County Including Canon City/Howard/Texas Creek-
Pueblo County Including Pueblo-
Huerfano County Including Walsenburg-
405 AM MDT Sun Mar 19 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO
8 PM MDT THIS EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND
DRY FUELS FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 222...228 AND 229...

* Affected Area...Fire Weather Zones 222...228 and 229.

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

* Relative Humidity...5 to 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 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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