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Weather Alert Detail

  • Fire Weather Watch for Bent County, Las Animas,, Vicinity County, Colorado
  • Fire Weather Watch issued September 14 at 9:58AM MDT until September 15 at 8:00PM MDT by NWS
  • Effective: Monday, September 14, 2015 at 9:58 a.m.
  • Expires: Tuesday, September 15, 2015 at 8 p.m.
  • ...A FIRE WEATHER WATCH HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR TUESDAY FROM 1100 TO
    2000 LOCAL TIME...FOR GUSTY WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES
    AND DRY FUELS...FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 226 THROUGH 233 AND 235 WHICH
    INCLUDES EL PASO...PUEBLO...CROWLEY...EASTERN HUERFANO...LAS
    ANIMAS...OTERO...AND BENT COUNTIES...
    ...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH
    TUESDAY EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR
    FIRE WEATHER ZONES 232...233 AND 235...
    THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PUEBLO HAS ISSUED A FIRE WEATHER
    WATCH FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...WHICH IS IN
    EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING.
    * AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONES 232...233 AND 235.
    * WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.
    * RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 13 PERCENT.
    * IMPACTS...EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR WITH RAPID RATES OF FIRE
    SPREAD WILL BE POSSIBLE.