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Red Flag Warning

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Denver/Boulder CO
1028 PM MST Mon Feb 20 2017

COZ238>251-211330-
/O.CON.KBOU.FW.W.0004.170221T1800Z-170222T0100Z/
Larimer County Below 6000 Feet/Northwest Weld County-
Boulder And Jefferson Counties Below 6000 Feet/West Broomfield
County-
North Douglas County Below 6000 Feet/Denver/West Adams and
Arapahoe Counties/East Broomfield County-
Elbert/Central and East Douglas Counties Above 6000 Feet-
Northeast Weld County-Central and South Weld County-Morgan County-
Central and East Adams and Arapahoe Counties-
North and Northeast Elbert County Below 6000 Feet/North Lincoln
County-
Southeast Elbert County Below 6000 Feet/South Lincoln County-
Logan County-Washington County-Sedgwick County-Phillips County-
1028 PM MST Mon Feb 20 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 6 PM MST
TUESDAY FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR THE
I-25 CORRIDOR...NORTHEAST AND EAST CENTRAL PLAINS...

* Affected Area...Fire Weather Zones 238...239...240...241...
  242...243...244...245...246...247...248...249...250 and 251.

* Timing...Fire Danger will increase by noon on Tuesday and
  continue into early Tuesday Evening.

* Winds...West 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 45 mph.

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

* Impacts...If a fire starts, it will be capable of spreading
  rapidly through grasses and brush due to the strong winds.

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 unseasonably warm
temperatures will contribute to extreme fire behavior.

&&

$$




Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
1141 AM MST Mon Feb 20 2017

COZ030>051-211845-
JACKSON COUNTY BELOW 9000 FEET-
WEST JACKSON AND WEST GRAND COUNTIES ABOVE 9000 FEET-
GRAND AND SUMMIT COUNTIES BELOW 9000 FEET-
SOUTH AND EAST JACKSON/LARIMER/NORTH AND NORTHEAST GRAND/
NORTHWEST BOULDER COUNTIES ABOVE 9000 FEET-
SOUTH AND SOUTHEAST GRAND/WEST CENTRAL AND SOUTHWEST BOULDER/
GILPIN/CLEAR CREEK/SUMMIT/NORTH AND WEST PARK COUNTIES ABOVE
9000 FEET-LARIMER AND BOULDER COUNTIES BETWEEN 6000 AND 9000 FEET-
JEFFERSON AND WEST DOUGLAS COUNTIES ABOVE 6000 FEET/GILPIN/CLEAR
CREEK/NORTHEAST PARK COUNTIES BELOW 9000 FEET-
CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST PARK COUNTY-
LARIMER COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/NORTHWEST WELD COUNTY-
BOULDER AND JEFFERSON COUNTIES BELOW 6000 FEET/WEST BROOMFIELD
COUNTY-
NORTH DOUGLAS COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/DENVER/WEST ADAMS AND
ARAPAHOE COUNTIES/EAST BROOMFIELD COUNTY-
ELBERT/CENTRAL AND EAST DOUGLAS COUNTIES ABOVE 6000 FEET-
NORTHEAST WELD COUNTY-CENTRAL AND SOUTH WELD COUNTY-MORGAN COUNTY-
CENTRAL AND EAST ADAMS AND ARAPAHOE COUNTIES-
NORTH AND NORTHEAST ELBERT COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/NORTH LINCOLN
COUNTY-
SOUTHEAST ELBERT COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/SOUTH LINCOLN COUNTY-
LOGAN COUNTY-WASHINGTON COUNTY-SEDGWICK COUNTY-PHILLIPS COUNTY-
1141 AM MST Mon Feb 20 2017

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHEAST AND NORTH CENTRAL
COLORADO.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

the combination of above normal temperatures and gusty northwest
winds will result in elevated fire weather conditions across the
northeast plain this afternoon. Occasional gusts up to 35 mph will
be possible, mainly east of a line from around new raymer to last
chance through mid afternoon. In and near the Foothills, west
winds could increase overnight with some gusts up to 50 mph
possible.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

Tuesday and Wednesday it will be dry except for a slight chance
of snow showers in the mountains. Fire Danger will remain high
over the foothills and plains due to well above normal
temperatures and gusty winds at times. The next storm system is
expected to reach the area by Thursday. This system will bring a
snow to the mountains with a good chance for snow across the
lower elevations.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be required today or tonight.

$$




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