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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE...CORRECTED
National Weather Service Pueblo CO
716 AM MDT Fri May 7 2021

...Red Flag Warning in effect from Noon until 8 pm mdt today for
Gusty Winds, Low Relative Humidity and Dry Fuels for Fire Weather
Zone 224, which includes the San Luis Valley...

...A Fire Weather Watch has been issued for Saturday afternoon and
evening for Gusty Winds, Low Relative Humidity and Dry Fuels for
Fire Weather Zone 224, which includes the San Luis Valley...

COZ224-080215-
/O.NEW.KPUB.FW.A.0018.210508T1700Z-210509T0200Z/
/O.CON.KPUB.FW.W.0030.210507T1800Z-210508T0200Z/
San Luis Valley Including Alamosa/Del Norte/Fort Garland/Saguache-
716 AM MDT Fri May 7 2021

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 8 PM MDT
THIS EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS, LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY, AND HIGH
HAINES INDICES FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 224...
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS, LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY, AND HIGH
HAINES INDICES FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 224...

The National Weather Service in Pueblo has issued a Fire Weather
Watch for gusty winds, low relative humidity, and high haines
indices, which is in effect from Saturday morning through
Saturday evening.

* Affected Area...Fire Weather Zone 224.

* Winds...Southwest 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph today and
  15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph on Saturday.

* Relative Humidity...As low as 10 to 15 percent today and
  tomorrow.

* Impacts...Conditions will be favorable for rapid fire spread
  and growth.

* Haines...6.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
641 AM MDT Fri May 7 2021

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH SATURDAY FROM LATE MORNING THROUGH EARLY
EVENING FOR ALL ZONES BELOW SNOWPACK DUE TO STRONG WIND AND LOW
HUMIDITY...

.After some potential fire starts today due to a mixture of wet
and dry thunderstorms over central and western areas, strong
winds will develop and humidities will plummet on Saturday. Haines
Indices will reach 6 in most places as high temperatures vary from
a few degrees above normal in the west to as much as 10 degrees
above normal in the east. The Red Flag Threat Index is forecast to
reach historical values in portions of Harding and San Miguel
Counties, where gusts may reach 50 mph.

NMZ101>109-072200-
/O.NEW.KABQ.FW.A.0024.210508T1700Z-210509T0300Z/
Northwest Plateau-North Central Mountains-Northeast Highlands-
Northeast Plains-Northwest Highlands-Middle Rio Grande Valley-
Sandia, Manzano and Gallinas Mountains-East Central Plains-
West Central Highlands-
641 AM MDT Fri May 7 2021

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Albuquerque has issued a Fire
Weather Watch...which is in effect from Saturday morning through
Saturday evening.

* AREA AND TIMING...The entire fire weather forecast area below
  significant snowpack from late morning through early evening.

* 20 FOOT WINDS...West 30 to 40 mph west of the central mountain
  chain and from 35 to 50 mph further east.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...6-15 percent, except for some higher
  readings over the highest terrain of the Sangre de Cristo and
  Tusas Mountains.


* IMPACTS...Any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
  Outdoor burning is not recommended.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Please advise the appropriate officials or fire crews in the
field of this Fire Weather Watch.

&&

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