Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Pueblo, CO

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Pueblo CO
321 PM MDT Tue Mar 21 2017

...A RED FLAG WARNING IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 7 PM WEDNESDAY
FOR GUSTY WINDS...LOW HUMIDITIES AND DRY FUELS FOR FIRE WEATHER
ZONES 229...230 AND 233...WHICH INCLUDES HUERFANO AND LAS ANIMAS
COUNTIES...

COZ229-230-221330-
/O.UPG.KPUB.FW.A.0014.170322T1800Z-170323T0100Z/
/O.NEW.KPUB.FW.W.0021.170322T1800Z-170323T0100Z/
Huerfano County Including Walsenburg-
Western Las Animas County Including Trinidad and Thatcher-
321 PM MDT Tue Mar 21 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 7 PM MDT WEDNESDAY FOR
GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES
229 AND 230...

The National Weather Service in Pueblo has issued a Red Flag
Warning for gusty winds and low relative humidity, which is in
effect from noon to 7 PM MDT Wednesday. This upgrades and replaces
the Fire Weather Watch that was in effect.

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

* Winds...southwest 10 to 20 gusting to 25 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.

&&

$$

COZ233-221330-
/O.NEW.KPUB.FW.W.0021.170322T1800Z-170323T0100Z/
Eastern Las Animas County Including Pinon Canyon-
321 PM MDT Tue Mar 21 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 7 PM MDT WEDNESDAY FOR
GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 233...

The National Weather Service in Pueblo has issued a Red Flag
Warning for gusty winds and low relative humidity, which is in
effect from noon to 7 PM MDT Wednesday.

* Affected Area...Fire Weather Zone 233.

* Winds...south 10 to 20 gusting to 35 mph.

* Relative Humidity...as low as 13 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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