Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Pueblo, CO

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Pueblo CO
608 PM MST Mon Feb 27 2017

...A RED FLAG WARNING IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON UNTIL 6 PM TUESDAY
FOR GUSTY WINDS...LOW HUMIDITIES AND DRY FUELS FOR FIRE WEATHER
ZONES 229...230...233 AND 237 WHICH INCLUDES HUERFANO...LAS
ANIMAS AND BACA COUNTIES...

COZ229-230-233-237-281715-
/O.CON.KPUB.FW.W.0010.170228T1900Z-170301T0100Z/
Huerfano County Including Walsenburg-
Western Las Animas County Including Trinidad and Thatcher-
Eastern Las Animas County Including Pinon Canyon-
Baca County Including Springfield and Eastern Comanche Grasslands-
608 PM MST Mon Feb 27 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 6 PM MST
TUESDAY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 229...230...233 AND 237...

* Affected Area...Fire Weather Zones 229...230...233 and 237.

* Winds...northwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* Relative Humidity...as low as 14 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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