Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE...CORRECTED
National Weather Service GRAND JUNCTION CO
347 PM MDT Tue Jun 27 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH 8 PM MDT THIS
EVENING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR COLORADO FIRE
WEATHER ZONES 200, 201, 202, 203, 205, 207, 290, 291, 292 AND 294
AND UTAH FIRE WEATHER ZONES 486, 487, 490 AND 491...

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 8 PM MDT WEDNESDAY FOR
WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 200, 201,
202, 203, 205, 207, 290, 291, 292, 293, 294 and 295, AS WELL AS
UTAH FIRE WEATHER ZONES 486, 487, 490 AND 491...

.Relative humidities will remain critically low this afternoon.
Combined with a high Haines index, above normal temperatures, and
stronger winds, critical fire weather conditions will be met.
Wildfires could start easily and grow rapidly becoming difficult
to control. A stronger disturbance will move through on Wednesday
leading to another round of critical fire weather conditions
during the afternoon and early evening.

COZ200-202-203-207-290-291-294-UTZ486-487-490-491-280515-
/O.UPG.KGJT.FW.A.0012.170628T1800Z-170629T0200Z/
/O.NEW.KGJT.FW.W.0014.170628T1800Z-170629T0200Z/
/O.CON.KGJT.FW.W.0013.000000T0000Z-170628T0200Z/
Little Snake Forecast Area-White River Forecast Area-
Lower Colorado River-Southwest Colorado Lower Forecast Area-
Paradox Valley Forecast Area-Northern San Juan Forecast Area-
Southwest Colorado Upper West Forecast Area-Eastern Uinta Basin-
Book Cliffs-Colorado River Basin-Southeast Utah-
347 PM MDT Tue Jun 27 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MDT THIS EVENING
FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 200,
202, 203, 207, 290, 291, 294, 486, 487, 490 AND 491...
...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 8 PM MDT WEDNESDAY FOR
WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 200, 202,
203, 207, 290, 291, 294, 486, 487, 490 AND 491...

The National Weather Service in Grand Junction has issued a Red
Flag Warning for wind and low relative humidity, which is in
effect from noon to 8 PM MDT Wednesday. The Fire Weather Watch is
no longer in effect. A Red Flag Warning will go into effect again
from noon Wednesday through 8 PM MDT Wednesday evening.

* AFFECTED AREA...In Colorado, Fire Weather Zone 200 Little
  Snake Forecast Area, Fire Weather Zone 202 White River
  Forecast Area, Fire Weather Zone 203 Lower Colorado River,
  Fire Weather Zone 207 Southwest Colorado Lower Forecast Area,
  Fire Weather Zone 290 Paradox Valley Forecast Area, Fire
  Weather Zone 291 Northern San Juan Forecast Area and Fire
  Weather Zone 294 Southwest Colorado Upper West Forecast Area.
  In Utah, Fire Weather Zone 486 Eastern Uinta Basin, Fire
  Weather Zone 487 Book Cliffs, Fire Weather Zone 490 Colorado
  River Basin and Fire Weather Zone 491 Southeast Utah.

* WINDS...Southwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...5 to 10 percent.

* IMPACTS...Fire starts could lead to quickly spreading fires
  which will be difficult or impossible to control.

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.

&&

$$

COZ201-205-292-280515-
/O.NEW.KGJT.FW.W.0014.170628T1800Z-170629T0200Z/
/O.CON.KGJT.FW.W.0013.000000T0000Z-170628T0200Z/
Routt Forecast Area-Colorado River Headwaters-
North Fork Forecast Area-
347 PM MDT Tue Jun 27 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MDT THIS EVENING
FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 201,
205 AND 292...
...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 8 PM MDT WEDNESDAY FOR
WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 201,
205 AND 292...

The National Weather Service in Grand Junction has issued a Red
Flag Warning for wind and low relative humidity, which is in
effect from noon to 8 PM MDT Wednesday. A Red Flag Warning remains
in effect until 8 PM MDT this evening.

* AFFECTED AREA...In Colorado, Fire Weather Zone 201 Routt
  Forecast Area, Fire Weather Zone 205 Colorado River Headwaters
  and Fire Weather Zone 292 North Fork Forecast Area.

* WINDS...West 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...10 to 15 percent.

* IMPACTS...Fire starts could lead to quickly spreading fires
  which could be difficult or impossible to control.

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.

&&

$$

COZ293-295-280515-
/O.NEW.KGJT.FW.W.0014.170628T1800Z-170629T0200Z/
Gunnison Basin Forecast Area-
Southwest Colorado Upper East Forecast Area-
347 PM MDT Tue Jun 27 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 8 PM MDT WEDNESDAY FOR
WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 293 AND
295...

The National Weather Service in Grand Junction has issued a Red
Flag Warning for wind and low relative humidity, which is in
effect from noon to 8 PM MDT Wednesday.

* AFFECTED AREA...In Colorado, Fire Weather Zone 293 Gunnison
  Basin Forecast Area and Fire Weather Zone 295 Southwest
  Colorado Upper East Forecast Area.

* WINDS...West 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...9 to 14 percent.

* IMPACTS...Fire starts could lead to quickly spreading fires
  which could be difficult or impossible to control.

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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http://weather.gov/gjt


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