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Colorado, Southeast Elbert County Below 6000 Feet/South Lincoln County

Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 6:07 AM MST on February 21, 2017

Expires 8:00 PM EST on February 21, 2017


... Red flag warning remains in effect from 11 am this morning to
6 PM MST this evening for wind and low relative humidity for the
I-25 corridor... northeast and east Central Plains...

* affected area... fire weather zones 238... 239... 240... 241...
242... 243... 244... 245... 246... 247... 248... 249... 250 and 251.

* Timing... fire danger will increase by noon on Tuesday and
continue into early Tuesday evening.

* Winds... west 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 45 mph.

* Relative humidity... as low as 11 percent.

* Impacts... if a fire starts, it will be capable of spreading
rapidly through grasses and brush due to the strong 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 unseasonably warm
temperatures will contribute to extreme fire behavior.




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