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Weather Alert Detail

  • Red Flag Warning for Northern Sangre de Cristo County, Colorado
  • Red Flag Warning issued April 05 at 3:26PM MDT until April 05 at 8:00PM MDT by NWS
  • Effective: Tuesday, April 5, 2016 at 3:26 p.m.
  • Expires: Tuesday, April 5, 2016 at 8 p.m.
  • ...A RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM...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 REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM FOR GUSTY WINDS
    AND LOW HUMIDITIES FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 222...224...227...
    228...229...230...231...232...233...234...235...236 AND 237...
    * AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONES 222...224...227...228...
    229...230...231...232...233...234...235...236 AND 237.
    * WINDS...WEST TO NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 GUSTING TO 45 MPH.
    * RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 7 PERCENT.
    * IMPACTS...THE POTENTIAL FOR EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR WILL BE
    HIGH. RAPID IGNITION...GROWTH AND SPREAD OF FIRES WILL BE
    POSSIBLE.