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Weather Alert Detail

  • Fire Weather Watch for Baca County, Springfield, Vicinity County, Colorado
  • Fire Weather Watch issued April 14 at 4:19AM MDT until April 15 at 8:00PM MDT by NWS
  • Effective: Tuesday, April 14, 2015 at 4:19 a.m.
  • Expires: Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at 8 p.m.
  • ...A RED FLAG WARNING IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM UNTIL 8 PM TODAY FOR
    GUSTY WINDS...LOW HUMIDITIES AND EXISTING DRY CONDITIONS FOR FIRE
    ZONES 224 AND 226 THROUGH 235...WHICH INCLUDES THE SAN LUIS
    VALLEY AS WELL AS EL PASO...PUEBLO...EASTERN HUERFANO...LAS
    ANIMAS...CROWLEY...BENT...OTERO AND KIOWA COUNTIES...
    ...A FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS IN EFFECT FOR WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AND
    EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS...LOW HUMIDITIES AND EXISTING DRY
    CONDITIONS FOR FIRE ZONES 224...228...229...230...232 AND 237...
    WHICH INCLUDES THE SAN LUIS VALLEY AS WELL AS PUEBLO...LAS ANIMAS
    ... OTERO...BACA AND AND EASTERN HUERFANO COUNTIES...
    ...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON
    THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITIES FOR
    FIRE WEATHER ZONE 237...
    * AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 237.
    * WINDS...WEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS AROUND 30 MPH.
    * RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 8 PERCENT.
    * IMPACTS...POTENTIAL FOR RAPID FIRE IGNITION...GROWTH AND
    SPREAD.