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Red Flag Warning

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Denver/Boulder CO
806 PM MDT Sun Apr 14 2024

...DANGEROUS FIRE WEATHER MONDAY...

.Warm, dry, and windy weather will create critical fire weather
conditions across much of the Colorado eastern plains Monday afternoon
and evening. Conditions will be worst along and south of
Interstate 76 where the strongest winds and lower humidity are
expected. From Denver northward and in the mountains, it will be
windy but humidities will be higher or fuels are not as
susceptible to ignition.

COZ241-245>247-249-151200-
/O.EXP.KBOU.FW.W.0011.000000T0000Z-240415T0200Z/
/O.CON.KBOU.FW.W.0012.240415T1800Z-240416T0200Z/
Elbert/Central and East Douglas Counties Above 6000 Feet-
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-
Washington County-
806 PM MDT Sun Apr 14 2024

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 8 PM MDT
MONDAY FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR THE PALMER DIVIDE
AND THE PLAINS SOUTHEAST OF INTERSTATE 76...
...RED FLAG WARNING WILL EXPIRE AT 8 PM MDT THIS EVENING FOR WIND
AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR THE PALMER DIVIDE AND THE PLAINS
SOUTHEAST OF INTERSTATE 76...

* Affected Area...Fire Weather Zones 241, 245, 246, 247 and 249.

* Timing...Red Flag Warning, Noon to 8 PM Monday.

* Winds...South 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 45 mph.

* Relative Humidity...As low as 7 percent.

* Impacts...Conditions will be favorable for rapid fire spread.
  Avoid outdoor burning and any activity that may produce a
  spark and start a wildfire.

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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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Denver/Boulder CO
1100 AM MDT Sun Apr 14 2024

COZ030>051-151700-
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-
1100 AM MDT Sun Apr 14 2024

This hazardous weather outlook is for northeast and north central
Colorado.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Critical fire weather conditions are expected this afternoon for
parts of the plains and Palmer Divide.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday

Warm temperatures, low humidity, and strong wind gusts will
create critical fire weather conditions on the plains Monday,
generally along and south of Interstate 76.

A windy weather system will move through late Monday into Tuesday.
The mountains will have light to moderate snow, while the plains
will have some rain showers. A period of heavier snow is possible
in the mountains near the Wyoming border Monday afternoon and
night. These areas could receive up to a foot of new snow. Strong
winds are expected from the east slopes of the Front Range onto
the plains during the day Tuesday, with gusts up to 60 mph.

Cooler weather with a chance of showers will persist the rest of
the week into next weekend, with occasional snow in the mountains
and some chances of rain showers on the plains.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed today or tonight.

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