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Weather Alert Detail

  • Fire Weather Watch for Yuma County County, Colorado
  • Fire Weather Watch issued April 11 at 9:33PM MDT until April 12 at 7:00PM MDT by NWS
  • Effective: Saturday, April 11, 2015 at 9:33 p.m.
  • Expires: Sunday, April 12, 2015 at 7 p.m.
  • ...CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS POSSIBLE SUNDAY...
    .A TROUGH IS EXPECTED TO MOVE INTO THE TRI-STATE REGION SUNDAY
    MORNING. AS THIS HAPPENS...GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS WILL DEVELOP AND
    VERY DRY AIR WILL ADVECT IN. THEREFORE...CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER
    CONDITIONS ARE POSSIBLE BEGINNING LATE SUNDAY MORNING...LASTING
    INTO EARLY SUNDAY EVENING..
    ...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING
    THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR
    FIRE WEATHER ZONES 001...079...252 AND 253...
    * AFFECTED AREA...IN COLORADO...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 252 YUMA AND
    FIRE WEATHER ZONE 253 KIT CARSON. IN KANSAS...FIRE WEATHER
    ZONE 001 CHEYENNE KS. IN NEBRASKA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 079
    DUNDY.
    * WINDS...NORTH 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
    * RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 14 PERCENT.