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Colorado, Eastern Kiowa County

Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 3:05 PM MDT on April 23, 2014

Expires 10:00 PM EDT on April 23, 2014


... Red flag warning remains in effect until 8 PM MDT this evening
for gusty winds and low relative humidity for fire weather zone
224 and fire weather zones 226 through 237... which includes the
San Luis valley... the Interstate 25 corridor and all of the
southeastern Colorado plains...

* affected area... fire weather zones 224... 226... 227... 228...
229... 230... 231... 232... 233... 234... 235... 236 and 237.

* Winds... west 15 to 25 mph with wind gusts up to 35 mph.

* Relative humidity... as low as 9 percent.

* Impacts... extreme fire behavior with rapid rates of fire
growth and spread can be expected with any fire starts.

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 warm temperatures can
contribute to extreme fire behavior.




Public Information Statement

Statement as of 7:04 PM EDT on April 23, 2014

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