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  • Fire Weather Watch for Southern Sangre de Cristo, Upper Purgatoire River Basin, Eastern Las Animas County, Trinidad Vicinity, Western Las Animas County below 7500 feet, La Junta Vicinity, Otero County County, Colorado
  • Fire Weather Watch issued April 24 at 4:07AM MDT until April 25 at 8:00PM MDT by NWS
  • Effective: Sunday, April 24, 2016 at 4:07 a.m.
  • Expires: Monday, April 25, 2016 at 8 p.m.
  • ...A FIRE WEATHER WATCH WILL IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON UNTIL 8 PM
    MONDAY FOR GUSTY WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND DRY FUELS FOR
    FIRE WEATHER ZONES 222...228...229 AND 230...WHICH INCLUDES
    FREMONT COUNTY...PUEBLO COUNTY...HUERFANO COUNTY AND WESTERN LAS
    ANIMAS COUNTY...
    ...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
    MONDAY EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND DRY
    FUELS FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 222...228...229 AND 230...
    THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PUEBLO HAS ISSUED A FIRE WEATHER
    WATCH FOR GUSTY WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND DRY FUELS...WHICH
    IS IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY EVENING.
    * AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONES 222...228...229 AND 230.
    * WINDS...SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.
    * RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 12 PERCENT.
    * IMPACTS...RAPID IGNITION...GROWTH AND SPREAD OF FIRES WILL BE
    POSSIBLE.