Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Pueblo, CO

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Pueblo CO
354 AM MST Fri Nov 24 2017

...A Red Flag Warning has been issued from 9 AM this morning until
5 PM this afternoon for gusty winds, low relative humidity values,
and dry fuels for fire weather zones 222, 226, 227, 228 and 229
which includes Fremont, El Paso, Pueblo and eastern Huerfano
counties...

COZ222-226>229-250000-
/O.NEW.KPUB.FW.W.0034.171124T1600Z-171125T0000Z/
Fremont County Including Canon City/Howard/Texas Creek-
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-
354 AM MST Fri Nov 24 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 5 PM MST
THIS AFTERNOON FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE
WEATHER ZONES 222...226...227...228 AND 229...

The National Weather Service in Pueblo has issued a Red Flag
Warning for gusty winds and low relative humidity, which is in
effect from 9 AM this morning to 5 PM MST this afternoon.

* Affected Area...Fire Weather Zones 222...226...227...228 and
  229.

* Winds...West 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.

* Relative Humidity...As low as 11 percent.

* Impacts...Conditions will be favorable for rapid rates of fire
  growth and spread.

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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