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  • Red Flag Warning for Rabbit Ears, Medicine Bow Ranges County, Colorado
  • Red Flag Warning issued June 25 at 1:30PM MDT until June 25 at 6:00PM MDT by NWS
  • Effective: Tuesday, June 25, 2013 at 1:30 p.m.
  • Expires: Tuesday, June 25, 2013 at 6 p.m.
  • ...CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE FOR THE
    NORTHERN FRONT RANGE FOOTHILLS TODAY...
    .GUSTY WESTERLY WINDS FOLLOWING THE PASSAGE OF AN UPPER LEVEL
    DISTURBANCE WILL LINGER OVER THE NORTHERN FRONT RANGE FOOTHILLS
    THIS AFTERNOON AND ALLOW FLOW FOR THE CONTINUATION OF RED FLAG
    CONDITIONS. VERY LOW HUMIDITIES WILL PERSIST THROUGH THE AFTERNOON
    AS WELL. THE WIND IS EXPECTED TO DECREASE BY THIS EVENING.
    ...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MDT THIS EVENING
    FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR THE NORTHERN FRONT
    RANGE FOOTHILLS...
    * AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 215.
    * TIMING...UNTIL 6 PM MDT TODAY.
    * WINDS...WEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.
    * RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 14 PERCENT.
    * IMPACTS...THE PERSISTENT DRY AND BREEZY CONDITIONS WILL BRING
    POTENTIAL RAPID FIRE GROWTH OR EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR OF ANY
    EXISTING OR NEW FIRES.

  • Red Flag Warning for Rabbit Ears, Medicine Bow Ranges County, Colorado
  • Red Flag Warning issued March 19 at 10:40AM PDT until March 19 at 5:00PM PDT by NWS
  • Effective: Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 11:40 a.m.
  • Expires: Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 6 p.m.
  • ...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MDT THIS EVENING
    FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR THE NORTHERN FOOTHILLS AND
    NORTHERN FRONT RANGE URBAN CORRIDOR...
    * AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONES 215...238...239 AND 243.
    * TIMING...HUMIDITY LEVELS WILL DROP TO INTO THE LOWER TEENS BY
    EARLY AFTERNOON AND WILL COMBINE WITH GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS TO
    PRODUCE CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS.
    * WINDS...NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.
    * RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 10 PERCENT.
    * IMPACTS...VERY LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND STRONG AND GUSTY
    WINDS COULD POTENTIALLY PRODUCE RAPID FIRE SPREAD RATES AND
    CRITICAL WILD FIRE BEHAVIOR.