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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 25 at 2:59PM MDT until April 25 at 8:00PM MDT by NWS
  • Effective: Monday, April 25, 2016 at 2:59 p.m.
  • Expires: Monday, April 25, 2016 at 8 p.m.
  • ...A RED FLAG WARNING IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM TODAY FOR GUSTY
    WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND DRY FUELS FOR FIRE WEATHER
    ZONES 222...227...228...229 AND 230...WHICH INCLUDES FREMONT...
    SOUTHERN EL PASO...PUEBLO...HUERFANO AND WESTERN LAS ANIMAS
    COUNTIES...
    ...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 222...227...228...229 AND 230...
    * AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONES 222...227...228...229 AND
    230.
    * WINDS...SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.
    * TIMING...THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING.
    * RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 11 PERCENT.
    * IMPACTS...RAPID IGNITION...GROWTH AND SPREAD OF FIRES WILL BE
    POSSIBLE.