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Red Flag Warning

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Pueblo CO
704 PM MDT Wed Oct 21 2020

...A Red Flag Warning remains in effect from 10 am MDT to 7 pm
MDT Thursday for gusty winds, low humidity values and dry fuels
for fire weather zones 220...222...224...225...228 through 230...
233 and 237, which includes the San Luis Valley, the Sangre de
Cristo and Wet Mountains, Wet Mountain Valley, Lake, Chaffee,
Fremont, Pueblo, Huerfano, Las Animas and Baca Counties...

COZ220-222-224-225-228>230-233-237-221715-
/O.CON.KPUB.FW.W.0066.201022T1600Z-201023T0100Z/
Upper Arkansas River Valley Including Lake County and Chaffee
County-Fremont County Including Canon City/Howard/Texas Creek-
San Luis Valley Including Alamosa/Del Norte/Fort Garland/Saguache-
Southern Front Range Including Sangre De Cristo Mountains/Wet
Mountains/La Veta Pass-Pueblo County Including Pueblo-
Huerfano County Including Walsenburg-
Western Las Animas County Including Trinidad and Thatcher-
Eastern Las Animas County Including Pinon Canyon-
Baca County Including Springfield and Eastern Comanche Grasslands-
704 PM MDT Wed Oct 21 2020

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM TO 7 PM MDT
THURSDAY FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE
WEATHER ZONES 220...222...224...225...228...229...230...233 AND
237...

* Affected Area...Fire Weather Zones 220...222...224...225...
  228...229...230...233 and 237.

* Winds...West 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 40 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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