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  • Red Flag Warning for Lamar Vicinity, Prowers County County, Colorado
  • Red Flag Warning issued April 23 at 3:05PM MDT until April 23 at 8:00PM MDT by NWS
  • Effective: Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at 3:05 p.m.
  • Expires: Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at 8 p.m.
  • ...A RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR GUSTY WINDS...LOW
    HUMIDITY LEVELS AND DRY FUELS THROUGH 8 PM MDT THIS EVENING FOR
    FIRE WEATHER ZONE 224 AND FIRE WEATHER ZONES 226 THROUGH
    237...WHICH INCLUDES THE SAN LUIS VALLEY...THE INTERSTATE 25
    CORRIDOR AND ALL OF THE SOUTHEASTERN COLORADO PLAINS...
    ...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MDT THIS EVENING
    FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE
    224 AND FIRE WEATHER ZONES 226 THROUGH 237...WHICH INCLUDES THE
    SAN LUIS VALLEY...THE INTERSTATE 25 CORRIDOR AND ALL OF THE
    SOUTHEASTERN COLORADO PLAINS...
    * AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONES 224...226...227...228...
    229...230...231...232...233...234...235...236 AND 237.
    * WINDS...WEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH WIND GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.
    * RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 9 PERCENT.
    * IMPACTS...EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR WITH RAPID RATES OF FIRE
    GROWTH AND SPREAD CAN BE EXPECTED WITH ANY FIRE STARTS.