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  • Red Flag Warning for Rabbit Ears, Medicine Bow Ranges County, Colorado
  • Red Flag Warning issued October 11 at 12:11PM MDT until October 11 at 6:00PM MDT by NWS
  • Effective: Sunday, October 11, 2015 at 12:11 p.m.
  • Expires: Sunday, October 11, 2015 at 6 p.m.
  • ...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MDT THIS EVENING
    FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR LOCATIONS ON THE NORTHEAST
    PLAINS...FIRE WEATHER ZONES...238...242...244...248...249...250...
    AND 251.
    THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DENVER HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
    WARNING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
    FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM MDT THIS EVENING.
    * AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONES 238...242...244...248...
    249...250 AND 251.
    * TIMING...GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE DURING THE EARLY
    AFTERNOON HOURS...BEFORE DECREASING IN THE EVENING.
    * WINDS...NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.
    * RELATIVE HUMIDITY...12 TO 17 PERCENT.
    * IMPACTS...THE RECENT DRY CONDITIONS COUPLED WITH GUSTY WINDS
    AND LOW HUMIDITIES WILL ALLOW NEW FIRE STARTS TO GROW RAPIDLY.

  • Red Flag Warning for Rabbit Ears, Medicine Bow Ranges County, Colorado
  • Red Flag Warning issued August 22 at 3:47PM MDT until August 22 at 7:00PM MDT by NWS
  • Effective: Saturday, August 22, 2015 at 3:47 p.m.
  • Expires: Saturday, August 22, 2015 at 7 p.m.
  • ...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM MDT THIS EVENING
    FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR NORTH CENTRAL
    COLORADO... FIRE WEATHER ZONES 211...213...217...AND 218...
    * AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONES 211...213...217 AND 218.
    * TIMING...RED FLAG CONDITIONS WILL END BY EARLY EVENING AS WINDS
    DECREASE.
    * WINDS...WEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH ON RIDGES.
    * RELATIVE HUMIDITY...13 TO 16 PERCENT.
    * IMPACTS...DUE TO THE DRY AND BREEZY CONDITIONS AND DRY FUELS...
    ANY NEW FIRE STARTS HAVE POTENTIAL TO RAPIDLY SPREAD.