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  • Red Flag Warning for Lamar Vicinity, Prowers County County, Colorado
  • Red Flag Warning issued April 04 at 2:33PM MDT until April 05 at 8:00PM MDT by NWS
  • Effective: Monday, April 4, 2016 at 2:33 p.m.
  • Expires: Tuesday, April 5, 2016 at 8 p.m.
  • ...A RED FLAG WARNING HAS BEEN ISSUED FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON
    THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITIES FOR
    FIRE WEATHER ZONES 222...224 AND 227 THROUGH 237...WHICH INCLUDES
    THE SAN LUIS VALLEY AND MOST OF THE SOUTHEAST COLORADO PLAINS...
    ...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON UNTIL 8 PM TUESDAY FOR
    GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITIES FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 222...
    227...228...229...230...231...232...233...234...235...236 AND
    237...
    THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PUEBLO HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
    WARNING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITIES...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
    FROM NOON UNTIL 8 PM TUESDAY. THIS REPLACES AND UPGRADES THE FIRE
    WEATHER WATCH THAT WAS IN EFFECT.
    * AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONES 222...227...228...229...
    230...231...232...233...234...235...236 AND 237.
    * WINDS...NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 GUSTING TO 40 MPH.
    * RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 9 PERCENT.
    * IMPACTS...THE POTENTIAL FOR EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR WILL BE HIGH. RAPID
    IGNITION...GROWTH AND SPREAD OF FIRES WILL BE POSSIBLE.