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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 June 03 at 3:17PM MDT until June 03 at 8:00PM MDT by NWS
  • Effective: Tuesday, June 3, 2014 at 3:17 p.m.
  • Expires: Tuesday, June 3, 2014 at 8 p.m.
  • ...A RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR STRONG WINDS...LOW
    HUMIDITIES AND DRY FUELS...THROUGH 8 PM THIS EVENING...FOR FIRE
    WEATHER ZONES 226 THROUGH 237...WHICH INCLUDES ALL OF THE SOUTHEAST
    COLORADO PLAINS...
    ...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MDT THIS EVENING
    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...SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.
    * TIMING...THROUGH EARLY TUESDAY EVENING.
    * RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 6 PERCENT.
    * IMPACTS...EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR WILL BE POSSIBLE IF A FIRE
    STARTS.