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  • Red Flag Warning 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
  • Red Flag Warning issued April 17 at 4:00AM MDT until April 17 at 8:00PM MDT by NWS
  • Effective: Friday, April 17, 2015 at 4 a.m.
  • Expires: Friday, April 17, 2015 at 8 p.m.
  • ...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY UNTIL 8 PM THIS
    EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS...LOW HUMIDITIES AND DRY FUELS FOR FIRE
    ZONES 233 AND 237 WHICH INCLUDES EASTERN LAS ANIMAS AND BACA
    COUNTIES...
    ...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 8 PM MDT THIS
    EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND DRY FUELS FOR
    FIRE WEATHER ZONES 233 AND 237...
    THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PUEBLO HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
    WARNING FOR GUSTY WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND DRY FUELS...WHICH
    IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 8 PM MDT THIS EVENING.
    * AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONES 233 AND 237.
    * WINDS...SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.
    * RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 11 PERCENT.
    * IMPACTS...POTENTIAL FOR RAPID FIRE IGNITION...GROWTH AND
    SPREAD.