Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Denver/Boulder, CO

Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary Off
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14

000
WWUS85 KBOU 250400
RFWBOU

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER CO
1000 PM MDT THU APR 24 2014

...POSSIBLE CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS SATURDAY AFTERNOON
EAST OF THE PALMER DIVIDE...

.AN APPROACHING STORM WILL PUSH WARM...DRY AND WINDY CONDITIONS
OVER THE EASTERN PLAINS OF COLORADO SATURDAY.

COZ246-247-251200-
/O.CON.KBOU.FW.A.0002.140426T1800Z-140427T0200Z/
NORTH AND NORTHEAST ELBERT COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/NORTH LINCOLN
COUNTY-
SOUTHEAST ELBERT COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/SOUTH LINCOLN COUNTY-
1000 PM MDT THU APR 24 2014

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR
LINCOLN AND EASTERN ELBERT COUNTIES...FIRE WEATHER ZONES 246 AND
247...

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONES 246 AND 247.

* TIMING...STARTING AROUND NOON ON SATURDAY UNTIL 8 PM...

* WINDS...SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 10 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR AND RAPID RATES OF SPREAD WILL
  BE POSSIBLE WITH ANY FIRE STARTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE FORECAST TO OCCUR. LISTEN FOR LATER FORECASTS AND POSSIBLE
RED FLAG WARNINGS.

&&

$$


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.