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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Pueblo CO
209 PM MDT Mon Jun 17 2024

COZ220>223-225>237-180300-
/O.CON.KPUB.FW.W.0042.000000T0000Z-240618T0300Z/
Upper Arkansas River Valley Including Lake County and Chaffee
County-
Teller County/Rampart Range Including Pikes Peak and Florissant
Fossil Beds National Monument-
Fremont County Including Canon City/Howard/Texas Creek-
Eastern San Juan Mountains and La Garita Mountains Including Wolf
Creek Pass and Creede-
Southern Front Range Including Sangre De Cristo Mountains/Wet
Mountains/La Veta Pass-
Northern El Paso County Including Monument and Black Forest-
Southern El Paso County Including Fort Carson and Colorado
Springs-Pueblo County Including Pueblo-
Huerfano County Including Walsenburg-
Western Las Animas County Including Trinidad and Thatcher-
Crowley County Including Ordway-
Otero County Including La Junta and Western Comanche Grasslands-
Eastern Las Animas County Including Pinon Canyon-
Kiowa County Including Eads-Bent County Including Las Animas-
Prowers County Including Lamar-
Baca County Including Springfield and Eastern Comanche Grasslands-
209 PM MDT Mon Jun 17 2024

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MDT THIS EVENING
FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 220, 221, 222, 223, 225, 226, 227, 228,
229, 230, 231, 232, 233, 234, 235, 236, AND 237...

* Affected Area...Fire Weather Zones 220, 221, 222, 223, 225,
  226, 227, 228, 229, 230, 231, 232, 233, 234, 235, 236 and 237.

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

* Relative Humidity...As low as 7 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.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Pueblo CO
209 PM MDT Mon Jun 17 2024

COZ224-181215-
/O.NEW.KPUB.FW.W.0043.240618T1800Z-240619T0100Z/
/O.CON.KPUB.FW.W.0042.000000T0000Z-240618T0300Z/
San Luis Valley Including Alamosa/Del Norte/Fort Garland/Saguache-
209 PM MDT Mon Jun 17 2024

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MDT THIS EVENING
FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 224...

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 7 PM MDT TUESDAY FOR
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 224...

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 Tuesday.

* Affected Area...Fire Weather Zone 224.

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

* Relative Humidity...As low as 8 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.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
252 PM MDT Mon Jun 17 2024

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING FOR MUCH OF
WESTERN AND PORTIONS OF NORTHERN NEW MEXICO DUE TO VERY LOW
HUMIDITY, GUSTY WINDS AND AN UNSTABLE ATMOSPHERE...

.Stronger west to southwest winds will develop this afternoon
with deep atmospheric mixing and an extremely dry airmass in
place. The main threat areas for the spread of fire will be west
of the Continental Divide, the Upper Rio Grande Valley and the
Northeast Highlands where winds will be strongest.

NMZ101-105-109-121-123-180100-
/O.CON.KABQ.FW.W.0033.000000T0000Z-240618T0200Z/
Northwest Plateau-West Central Mountains-
West Central Basin and Range-
Upper Rio Grande Valley and Lower Chama River Valley-
Northeast Highlands-
252 PM MDT Mon Jun 17 2024

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MDT THIS
EVENING...

* AREA AND TIMING...Northwest Plateau (Zone 101), West Central
  Mountains (Zone 105), West Central Basin and Range (Zone 109),
  Upper Rio Grande Valley and Lower Chama River Valley (Zone
  121), and the Northeast Highlands (Zone 123).

* 20 FOOT WINDS...West to southwest at 20 to 25 mph with
  occasional gusts up to 35 mph.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...5 to 12 percent.

* 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 Red Flag Warning.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
110 PM MDT Mon Jun 17 2024

COZ203-207-290>293-UTZ490-491-180400-
/O.CON.KGJT.FW.W.0002.000000T0000Z-240618T0400Z/
Lower Colorado River-Southwest Colorado Lower Forecast Area-
Paradox Valley Forecast Area-Northern San Juan Forecast Area-
North Fork Forecast Area-Gunnison Basin Forecast Area-
Colorado River Basin-Southeast Utah-
110 PM MDT Mon Jun 17 2024

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM MDT THIS
EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS, LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND DRY FUELS FOR
FIRE WEATHER ZONES 203, 207, 290, 291, 292, 293, 490, AND 491...

* AFFECTED AREA...In Colorado, Fire Weather Zone 203 Lower
  Colorado River, Fire Weather Zone 207 Southwest Colorado Lower
  Forecast Area, Fire Weather Zone 290 Paradox Valley Forecast
  Area, Fire Weather Zone 291 Northern San Juan Forecast Area,
  Fire Weather Zone 292 North Fork Forecast Area and Fire
  Weather Zone 293 Gunnison Basin Forecast Area. In Utah, Fire
  Weather Zone 490 Colorado River Basin and Fire Weather Zone
  491 Southeast Utah.

* WINDS...Southwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 45 mph.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...8 to 13 percent.

* IMPACTS...Conditions may become favorable for the easy
  ignition and rapid spread of fires due to low relative
  humidity and strong gusty winds.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Denver/Boulder CO
1042 AM MDT Mon Jun 17 2024


COZ213-214-216-239>241-244>247-249-180045-
/O.CON.KBOU.FW.W.0018.240617T1700Z-240618T0300Z/
Grand and Summit Counties Below 9000 Feet-
Central and Southeast Park County-
Jefferson and West Douglas Counties Above 6000 Feet/Gilpin/Clear
Creek/Northeast Park Counties Below 9000 Feet-
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-
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-
Washington County-
1042 AM MDT Mon Jun 17 2024

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MDT THIS EVENING
FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR 213, 214, 216, 241, 246,
247 AND 249...

* Affected Area...Fire Weather Zones 213, 214, 216, 239, 240,
  241, 244, 245, 246, 247 and 249.

* Timing...From 11 AM until 9 PM MDT Monday. Dry and gusty
  conditions develop from south to north this afternoon.

* Winds...South 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* Relative Humidity...As low as 9 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.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Goodland KS
231 AM MDT Mon Jun 17 2024

COZ253-254-172100-
/O.UPG.KGLD.FW.A.0014.240617T1700Z-240618T0200Z/
/O.NEW.KGLD.FW.W.0017.240617T1800Z-240618T0300Z/
Kit Carson-Cheyenne-
231 AM MDT Mon Jun 17 2024

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 9 PM MDT THIS
EVENING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES
253 AND 254...

The National Weather Service in Goodland has issued a Red Flag
Warning for wind and low relative humidity, which is in effect
from noon today to 9 PM MDT this evening. The Fire Weather Watch
is no longer in effect.

* AFFECTED AREA...Fire Weather Zones 253 Kit Carson and 254
  Cheyenne.

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

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...As low as 13 percent.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Red Flag Warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now...or are imminent. A combination of
strong winds...low relative humidity...and warm temperatures can
contribute to extreme fire behavior.

&&

$$

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http://weather.gov/goodland

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