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Weather Alert Detail

  • Fire Weather Watch for Crowley County County, Colorado
  • Fire Weather Watch issued March 31 at 4:30AM MDT until April 01 at 7:00PM MDT by NWS
  • Effective: Monday, March 31, 2014 at 4:30 a.m.
  • Expires: Tuesday, April 1, 2014 at 7 p.m.
  • ...A RED FLAG WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR GUSTY WINDS...LOW HUMIDITY
    AND DRY FUELS FROM 1000 UNTIL 1800 TODAY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES
    222 AND 227 THROUGH 236...WHICH INCLUDES FREMONT...SOUTHERN EL
    PASO...PUEBLO...HUERFANO...LAS ANIMAS...CROWLEY...OTERO...
    KIOWA...BENT AND PROWERS COUNTIES...
    ...A FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS IN EFFECT FOR GUSTY WINDS...LOW
    HUMIDITY AND DRY FUELS FROM 1200 UNTIL 1900 ON TUESDAY FOR FIRE
    WEATHER ZONES 222...224...AND 228 THROUGH 236...WHICH INCLUDES
    THE SAN LUIS VALLEY AND ALL OF THE SOUTHEAST PLAINS EXCEPT FOR EL
    PASO COUNTY...
    ...RED FLAG WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM
    MDT THIS EVENING FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 222...AND 228 THROUGH
    236. FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
    TUESDAY EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE
    WEATHER ZONES 222...AND 228 THROUGH 236.
    THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PUEBLO HAS CONTINUED A RED FLAG
    WARNING FROM 10 AM UNTIL 6 PM TODAY AND HAS ALSO ISSUED A FIRE
    WEATHER WATCH FOR TUESDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING...FOR GUSTY WINDS
    AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY.
    * AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONES 222...228...229...230...
    231...232...233...234...235 AND 236.
    * WINDS...WEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.
    * RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 6 PERCENT MONDAY AFTERNOON.
    * IMPACTS...EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR WITH RAPID RATES OF FIRE
    GROWTH AND SPREAD CAN BE EXPECTED WITH ANY FIRE STARTS.