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Weather Alert Detail

  • Fire Weather Watch for Garfield County, Colorado
  • Fire Weather Watch issued March 31 at 3:14AM MDT until April 01 at 7:00PM MDT by NWS
  • Effective: Tuesday, March 31, 2015 at 3:14 a.m.
  • Expires: Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at 7 p.m.
  • ...FIRE WEATHER WATCH HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW
    RELATIVE HUMIDITY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FOR WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON FOR
    FIRE ZONES 224...226...227...228...229...230...231...232 AND 233.
    THIS INCLUDES THE SAN LUIS VALLEY...THE INTERSTATE 25 CORRIDOR
    REGION...CROWLEY...OTERO AND EASTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY...
    ...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
    WEDNESDAY EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR
    FIRE WEATHER ZONES 224...226...227...228...229...230...231...
    232 AND 233. THIS INCLUDES THE SAN LUIS VALLEY...THE INTERSTATE 25
    CORRIDOR REGION...CROWLEY...OTERO AND EASTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY...
    THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PUEBLO HAS ISSUED A FIRE WEATHER
    WATCH FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...WHICH IS IN
    EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON INTO EARLY WEDNESDAY EVENING.
    * AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONES 224...226...227...228...
    229...230...231...232 AND 233.
    * WINDS...WEST TO SOUTHWEST WINDS OF 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO
    35 MPH.
    * RELATIVE HUMIDITY...10 TO 15 PERCENT.
    * IMPACTS...ANY FIRE THAT STARTS WILL HAVE THE CAPABILITY TO
    SPREAD QUICKLY.