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  • Red Flag Warning for Bent County, Las Animas,, Vicinity County, Colorado
  • Red Flag Warning issued April 23 at 6:40PM MDT until April 23 at 9:00PM MDT by NWS
  • Effective: Saturday, April 23, 2016 at 6:40 p.m.
  • Expires: Saturday, April 23, 2016 at 9 p.m.
  • ...A RED FLAG WARNING IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MDT TODAY FOR
    GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES
    228... 230...231...232...233 AND 235...WHICH INCLUDES CROWLEY...
    BENT... OTERO...LAS ANIMAS AND PUEBLO COUNTIES...
    ...RED FLAG WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MDT THIS EVENING FOR
    STRONG WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY VALUES FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES
    228...230...231...232...233 AND 235...
    * AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONES 228...230...231...232...
    233 AND 235.
    * WINDS...SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.
    * RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 11 PERCENT.
    * IMPACTS...FIRES MAY IGNITE...GROW AND SPREAD RAPIDLY. THE
    POTENTIAL FOR EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR WILL EXIST.