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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 March 24 at 2:42PM MDT until March 24 at 8:00PM MDT by NWS
  • Effective: Tuesday, March 24, 2015 at 2:42 p.m.
  • Expires: Tuesday, March 24, 2015 at 8 p.m.
  • ...A 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 224 AND 226 THROUGH 237...WHICH INCLUDES
    THE SAN LUIS VALLEY...THE I-25 CORRIDOR AND THE SOUTHEAST
    PLAINS...
    ...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MDT THIS EVENING
    FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES
    226...227...228...229...230...231...232...233...234...235...
    236 AND 237...
    * AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONES 226...227...228...229...
    230...231...232...233...234...235...236 AND 237.
    * WINDS...WEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
    * RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 7 PERCENT.
    * IMPACTS...EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR WILL BE POSSIBLE IF A FIRE
    STARTS.