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Red Flag Warning

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Pueblo CO
323 PM MDT Tue Oct 20 2020

...A Red Flag Warning in effect from noon to 7 pm MDT Wednesday
for gusty winds and low relative humidity for fire weather zone
220...

...A Fire Weather Watch in effect from Thursday morning through
Thursday evening 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...

COZ220-211330-
/O.NEW.KPUB.FW.W.0065.201021T1800Z-201022T0100Z/
/O.CON.KPUB.FW.A.0045.201022T1600Z-201023T0100Z/
Upper Arkansas River Valley Including Lake County and Chaffee
County-
323 PM MDT Tue Oct 20 2020

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 7 PM MDT WEDNESDAY FOR
GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE
220...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY
MORNING THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 220...

The National Weather Service in Pueblo has issued a Red Flag
Warning for gusty winds and low relative humidity, which is in
effect from noon to 7 PM MDT Wednesday.

* Affected Area...Fire Weather Zone 220.

* Winds...West 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 50 mph.

* Relative Humidity...As low as 10 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.

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible
Red Flag Warnings.

&&

$$



Fire Weather Watch

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Pueblo CO
323 PM MDT Tue Oct 20 2020

...A Red Flag Warning in effect from noon to 7 pm MDT Wednesday
for gusty winds and low relative humidity for fire weather zone
220...

...A Fire Weather Watch in effect from Thursday morning through
Thursday evening 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...

COZ220-211330-
/O.NEW.KPUB.FW.W.0065.201021T1800Z-201022T0100Z/
/O.CON.KPUB.FW.A.0045.201022T1600Z-201023T0100Z/
Upper Arkansas River Valley Including Lake County and Chaffee
County-
323 PM MDT Tue Oct 20 2020

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 7 PM MDT WEDNESDAY FOR
GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE
220...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY
MORNING THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 220...

The National Weather Service in Pueblo has issued a Red Flag
Warning for gusty winds and low relative humidity, which is in
effect from noon to 7 PM MDT Wednesday.

* Affected Area...Fire Weather Zone 220.

* Winds...West 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 50 mph.

* Relative Humidity...As low as 10 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.

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible
Red Flag Warnings.

&&

$$



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