Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Pueblo, CO

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Pueblo CO
258 PM MDT Wed Sep 20 2017

...A Red Flag Warning has been issued from Noon until 7 PM MDT
Thursday for gusty winds, low humidities and dry fuels for fire
weather zones 226 through 237 which includes the I-25 corridor and
the southeast Colorado plains...

COZ226>237-211300-
/O.UPG.KPUB.FW.A.0002.170921T1800Z-170922T0100Z/
/O.NEW.KPUB.FW.W.0029.170921T1800Z-170922T0100Z/
Northern El Paso County Including Monument and Black Forest-
Southern El Paso County Including Fort Carson and Colorado
Springs-Pueblo County Including Pueblo-
Huerfano County Including Walsenburg-
Western Las Animas County Including Trinidad and Thatcher-
Crowley County Including Ordway-
Otero County Including La Junta and Western Comanche Grasslands-
Eastern Las Animas County Including Pinon Canyon-
Kiowa County Including Eads-Bent County Including Las Animas-
Prowers County Including Lamar-
Baca County Including Springfield and Eastern Comanche Grasslands-
258 PM MDT Wed Sep 20 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 7 PM MDT THURSDAY FOR
FIRE WEATHER ZONES 226...227...228...229...230...231...232...
233...234...235...236 AND 237...

The National Weather Service in Pueblo has issued a Red Flag
Warning, which is in effect from noon to 7 PM MDT Thursday. the
Fire Weather Watch is no longer in effect.

* Affected Area...Fire Weather Zones 226...227...228...229...
  230...231...232...233...234...235...236 and 237.

* Winds...southwest 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* Relative Humidity...as low as 10 percent.

* Temperatures...in the mid 80s to mid 90s.

* 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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Hodanish


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