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Weather Alert Detail

  • Fire Weather Watch for Baca County, Springfield, Vicinity County, Colorado
  • Fire Weather Watch issued April 01 at 4:37AM MDT until April 02 at 8:00PM MDT by NWS
  • Effective: Tuesday, April 1, 2014 at 4:37 a.m.
  • Expires: Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 8 p.m.
  • ...A RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR GUSTY WINDS...LOW
    HUMIDITY AND DRY FUELS FROM 1100 UNTIL 2000 MDT TODAY FOR FIRE
    WEATHER ZONES 222 AND 224 THROUGH 237...WHICH INCLUDES THE SAN
    LUIS VALLEY...THE SANGRE DE CRISTO AND WET MOUNTAINS...THE WET
    MOUNTAIN VALLEY...THE INTERSTATE 25 CORRIDOR AND ALL OF THE
    SOUTHEAST PLAINS...
    ...A FIRE WEATHER WATCH HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR GUSTY WINDS...LOW
    HUMIDITY AND DRY FUELS FROM 1100 UNTIL 2000 MDT ON WEDNESDAY FOR
    FIRE WEATHER ZONES 229...230...233 AND 237...WHICH INCLUDES THE
    EASTERN HUERFANO COUNTY...EASTERN LAS AMIMAS COUNTY AND BACA
    COUNTY...
    ...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO
    8 PM MDT THIS EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS...LOW HUMIDITY AND DRY
    FUELS FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 229...230...233 AND 237...
    ...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH
    WEDNESDAY EVENING FOR FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 229...230...233 AND
    237...
    THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PUEBLO CONTINUES A RED FLAG
    WARNING TODAY AND HAS ISSUED A FIRE WEATHER WATCH FOR WEDNESDAY
    MORNING THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING.
    * AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONES 229...230...233 AND 237.
    * WINDS...SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST 15 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45
    MPH.
    * RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 8 PERCENT.
    * IMPACTS...EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR WITH RAPID RATES OF FIRE
    GROWTH AND SPREAD CAN BE EXPECTED WITH ANY FIRE STARTS.