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Colorado, Upper Gunnison River Valley

Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 3:47 PM MDT on June 27, 2017

Expires 10:00 PM EDT on June 27, 2017


... Red flag warning in effect from noon to 8 PM MDT Wednesday for
wind and low relative humidity for fire weather zones 293 and
295...

The National Weather Service in Grand Junction has issued a red
flag warning for wind and low relative humidity, which is in
effect from noon to 8 PM MDT Wednesday.

* Affected area... in Colorado, fire weather zone 293 Gunnison
basin forecast area and fire weather zone 295 southwest
Colorado upper east forecast area.

* Winds... west 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* Relative humidity... 9 to 14 percent.

* Impacts... fire starts could lead to quickly spreading fires
which could be difficult or impossible to control.

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.




347 PM MDT Tue Jun 27 2017

... Red flag warning remains in effect until 8 PM MDT this evening
for wind and low relative humidity for fire weather zones 201,
205 and 292...
... Red flag warning in effect from noon to 8 PM MDT Wednesday for
wind and low relative humidity for fire weather zones 201,
205 and 292...

The National Weather Service in Grand Junction has issued a red
flag warning for wind and low relative humidity, which is in
effect from noon to 8 PM MDT Wednesday. A red flag warning remains
in effect until 8 PM MDT this evening.

* Affected area... in Colorado, fire weather zone 201 Routt
forecast area, fire weather zone 205 Colorado River headwaters
and fire weather zone 292 North Fork forecast area.

* Winds... west 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* Relative humidity... 10 to 15 percent.

* Impacts... fire starts could lead to quickly spreading fires
which could be difficult or impossible to control.

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.






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