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Weather Alert Detail

  • Fire Weather Watch for Yuma County County, Colorado
  • Fire Weather Watch issued April 25 at 5:07AM MDT until April 26 at 7:00PM MDT by NWS
  • Effective: Friday, April 25, 2014 at 5:07 a.m.
  • Expires: Saturday, April 26, 2014 at 7 p.m.
  • ...FIRE WEATHER WATCH FOR SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING...
    .HIGH TEMPERATURES WILL BE IN THE 80S WITH DEWPOINTS AS LOW AS THE
    TEENS WILL PRODUCE RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES IN DOWN AROUND 10
    PERCENT. IN ADDITION TO VERY LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY
    VALUES...SOUTHERLY WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO GUST BETWEEN 30 AND 40
    MPH AHEAD OF AN APPROACHING LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM.
    ...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
    SATURDAY EVENING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE
    WEATHER ZONES 001...002...013...014...027...028...041...042...
    079...080...252...253 AND 254...
    THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GOODLAND HAS ISSUED A FIRE
    WEATHER WATCH FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...WHICH IS IN
    EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING.
    * AFFECTED AREA...IN COLORADO...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 252 YUMA...
    FIRE WEATHER ZONE 253 KIT CARSON AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 254
    CHEYENNE CO. IN KANSAS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 001 CHEYENNE KS...
    FIRE WEATHER ZONE 002 RAWLINS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 013
    SHERMAN...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 014 THOMAS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 027
    WALLACE...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 028 LOGAN...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 041
    GREELEY AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 042 WICHITA. IN NEBRASKA...FIRE
    WEATHER ZONE 079 DUNDY AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 080 HITCHCOCK.
    * WINDS...SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.
    * RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 11 PERCENT.
    * IMPACTS...EXPLOSIVE FIRE GROWTH IS POSSIBLE WITH ANY FIRES THAT
    START OUTDOORS.