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  • Red Flag Warning for Northern Sangre de Cristo County, Colorado
  • Red Flag Warning issued April 09 at 3:10PM MDT until April 09 at 8:00PM MDT by NWS
  • Effective: Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at 3:10 p.m.
  • Expires: Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at 8 p.m.
  • ...A RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR GUSTY WINDS...LOW
    HUMIDITY LEVELS AND DRY FUELS FROM UNTIL 8 PM THIS EVENING FOR
    FIRE WEATHER ZONES 222...224 AND 226 THROUGH 230...WHICH INCLUDES
    FREMONT...EL PASO...PUEBLO...HUERFANO AND WESTERN LAS ANIMAS
    COUNTIES AND THE SAN LUIS VALLEY...
    ...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MDT THIS EVENING
    FOR GUSTY WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND DRY FUELS FOR FIRE
    WEATHER ZONES 222...224...226...227...228...229 AND 230...
    * AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONES 222...224...226...227...
    228...229 AND 230.
    * WINDS...WEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
    * RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 8 PERCENT.
    * IMPACTS...EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR WITH RAPID RATES OF FIRE
    GROWTH AND SPREAD CAN BE EXPECTED WITH ANY FIRE STARTS.