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  • Fire Weather Watch for La Junta Vicinity, Otero County County, Colorado
  • Fire Weather Watch issued April 22 at 3:15AM MDT until April 23 at 8:00PM MDT by NWS
  • Effective: Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 3:15 a.m.
  • Expires: Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at 8 p.m.
  • ...A FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR GUSTY WINDS...LOW
    HUMIDITY LEVELS AND DRY FUELS FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
    WEDNESDAY EVENING FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 226 THROUGH 237...WHICH
    INCLUDES THE INTERSTATE 25 CORRIDOR AND ALL OF THE SOUTHEASTERN
    PLAINS...
    ...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON
    THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE
    HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 226...227...228...229...230...
    231...232...233...234...235...236 AND 237...
    * AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONES 226...227...228...229...
    230...231...232...233...234...235...236 AND 237.
    * WINDS...WEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.
    * RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 13 PERCENT.
    * IMPACTS...EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR WITH RAPID RATES OF FIRE
    GROWTH AND SPREAD WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH ANY FIRE STARTS.