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

Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 12:28 PM MDT on April 23, 2014

Expires 10:00 PM EDT on April 23, 2014


... Red flag warning remains in effect until 8 PM MDT this evening
for wind and low relative humidity for southern Lincoln County...

* affected area... fire weather zone 247.

* Timing..gusty westerly winds will continue to develop during the
afternoon... and will be strongest late afternoon and early
evening.

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

* Relative humidity... 12-16 percent.

* Impacts... the gusty winds will combine with low relative
humidity to create critical fire weather conditions across
southern Lincoln County this afternoon and early evening. Any
fires that occur have the potential to quickly spread due to the
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.




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