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Colorado, Colorado Springs Vicinity/Southern El Paso County/Rampart Range Below 7400 Ft

Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch

Statement as of 11:25 AM MST on February 21, 2017

Expires 8:00 PM EST on February 22, 2017


... Red flag warning remains in effect until 6 PM MST this evening
for wind and low relative humidity for the I-25 corridor...
northeast and east Central Plains...

* affected area... fire weather zones 238... 239... 240... 241...
242... 243... 244... 245... 246... 247... 248... 249... 250 and 251.

* Timing... the fire danger will increase this afternoon and
continue into early this evening, with a gradual improvement
thereafter.

* Winds... west 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 40 mph, strongest
along the northern border.

* Relative humidity... as low as 11 percent.

* Impacts... if a fire starts, it will be capable of spreading
rapidly through grasses and brush due to the strong winds.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A red flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now... .or will shortly. A combination of
strong winds... low relative humidity... and unseasonably warm
temperatures will contribute to extreme fire behavior.




323 am MST Tue Feb 21 2017

... Red flag warning remains in effect from 11 am this morning to
6 PM MST this evening for gusty winds and low relative humidity
for fire weather zone 221...

* affected area... fire weather zone 221.

* Winds... west 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* Relative humidity... as low as 14 percent.

* Impacts... conditions will be favorable for the rapid ignition,
growth and spread of fires.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A red flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now, or will shortly. A combination of
strong winds, low relative humidity and dry fuels could cause
extreme fire behavior.





323 am MST Tue Feb 21 2017

... Red flag warning remains in effect from 11 am this morning to
6 PM MST this evening for gusty winds and low relative humidity
for fire weather zones 222... 226... 227... 228... 229 and 230...
... Fire Weather Watch remains in effect from Wednesday morning
through Wednesday afternoon for gusty winds and low relative
humidity for fire weather zones 222... 226... 227... 228... 229 and
230...

* affected area... fire weather zones 222... 226... 227... 228...
229 and 230.

* Winds... west 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 40 mph.

* Relative humidity... as low as 8 percent.

* Impacts... conditions will be favorable for the rapid ignition,
growth and spread of fires.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A red flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now, or will shortly. A combination of
strong winds, low relative humidity, and dry fuels could cause
extreme fire behavior.

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical Fire Weather Watch means
that critical fire weather conditions are possible. Listen for
later forecasts and possible red flag warnings.






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