Uncompahgre Plateau/Dallas Divide Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

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Fire Weather Warning
Issued: 6:50 PM MDT Sep. 21, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Red flag warning now in effect until 9 PM MDT this evening for
wind and low relative humidity for fire weather zones 207 and
290...

* affected area... in Colorado, fire weather zone 207 southwest
Colorado lower forecast area and fire weather zone 290 Paradox
Valley forecast area.

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

* Relative humidity... 10 to 15 percent.

* Impacts... fire starts and existing fires could be difficult or
impossible to control due to fast rates of 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.



For more information from the National Weather Service visit...
http://weather.Gov/gjt


650 PM MDT Thu Sep 21 2017

... Red flag warning now in effect until 9 PM MDT this evening for
wind and low relative humidity for fire weather zones 207 and
290...

* affected area... in Colorado, fire weather zone 207 southwest
Colorado lower forecast area and fire weather zone 290 Paradox
Valley forecast area.

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

* Relative humidity... 10 to 15 percent.

* Impacts... fire starts and existing fires could be difficult or
impossible to control due to fast rates of 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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