... Red flag warning remains in effect until 9 PM MDT this evening
for wind and low relative humidity for fire weather zones 207 and
... Red flag warning in effect from 11 am to 8 PM MDT Sunday for
wind and low relative humidity for fire weather zones 207 and
The National Weather Service in Grand Junction has issued a red
flag warning for wind and low relative humidity, which is in
effect from 11 am to 8 PM MDT Sunday. The Fire Weather Watch is
no longer in effect.
* Affected area... in Colorado, fire weather zone 207 southwest
Colorado lower forecast area and fire weather zone 295
southwest Colorado upper east forecast area.
* Winds... west 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.
* Relative humidity... 7 to 12 percent.
* Impacts... rapid rates of fire growth and spread are possible
under these conditions.
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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Issued: 2:04 PM MDT Jun. 23, 2018 – National Weather Service