Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Denver/Boulder, CO

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Denver/Boulder CO
1111 AM MDT Sat Oct 24 2020

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM MDT THIS EVENING FOR
WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR THE MOUNTAINS AND MOUNTAINS
VALLEYS, FIRE WEATHER ZONES, 211, 212, 213, 214, 217, AND 218...

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM MDT THIS EVENING FOR
WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR THE NORTHERN FOOTHILLS, FIRE
WEATHER ZONE 215...

COZ211>214-217-218-250100-
/O.CON.KBOU.FW.W.0039.000000T0000Z-201025T0100Z/
Jackson County Below 9000 Feet-
South and Southeast Grand/West Central and Southwest Boulder/
Gilpin/Clear Creek/Summit/North and West Park Counties Above
9000 Feet-Grand and Summit Counties Below 9000 Feet-
Central and Southeast Park County-
West Jackson and West Grand Counties Above 9000 Feet-
South and East Jackson/Larimer/North and Northeast Grand/
Northwest Boulder Counties Above 9000 Feet-
1111 AM MDT Sat Oct 24 2020

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM MDT THIS EVENING
FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR THE MOUNTAINS AND
MOUNTAINS VALLEYS, FIRE WEATHER ZONES, 211, 212, 213, 214, 217,
AND 218...

* Affected Area...Fire Weather Zones 211, 212, 213, 214, 217 and
  218.

* Timing...Until 7 pm MDT this evening.

* Winds...West 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 60 mph.

* Relative Humidity...As low as 20 percent.

* Impacts...Ongoing drought conditions combined with strong
  winds and low relative humidity mean conditions are prime for
  rapid fire growth.

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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COZ215-250100-
/O.CON.KBOU.FW.W.0039.000000T0000Z-201025T0100Z/
Larimer and Boulder Counties Between 6000 and 9000 Feet-
1111 AM MDT Sat Oct 24 2020

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM MDT THIS EVENING
FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR THE NORTHERN FOOTHILLS,
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 215...

* Affected Area...Fire Weather Zone 215.

* Timing...Until 7 pm MDT this evening.

* Winds...West 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 55 mph.

* Relative Humidity...As low as 25 percent.

* Impacts...Ongoing drought conditions combined with strong
  winds mean conditions are prime for rapid fire growth.

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.

&&

$$

COZ216-241-250100-
/O.CON.KBOU.FW.W.0039.201024T1900Z-201025T0100Z/
Jefferson and West Douglas Counties Above 6000 Feet/Gilpin/Clear
Creek/Northeast Park Counties Below 9000 Feet-
Elbert/Central and East Douglas Counties Above 6000 Feet-
1111 AM MDT Sat Oct 24 2020

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM MDT THIS EVENING
FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 216 AND
241...

* Affected Area...Fire Weather Zones 216 and 241.

* Timing...Until 7 pm MDT this evening.

* Winds...West 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* Relative Humidity...As low as 14 percent.

* Impacts...Ongoing drought conditions combined with strong
  winds and low relative humidity mean conditions are prime for
  rapid fire growth.

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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