Rifle, CO (81650)

11:01 PM MDT on June 28, 2017 (GMT -0600)
Cactus Valley, Greg and Nella | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Fire Weather Warning

Elev 5449 ft 39.55 °N, 107.73 °W | Updated 12 minutes ago

Clear
Clear
79.1 °F
Feels Like 78 °F
N
5.0
Wind Variable Wind from NNW
Gusts 10.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.61 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 78 °F
Dew Point 28 °F
Humidity 15%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:46 AM 8:42 PM
Waxing Crescent, 32% visible
METAR KRIL 290453Z AUTO 32004KT 10SM CLR 26/M05 A2987 RMK AO2 SLP026 T02611050
Pressure 29.61 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 78 °F
Dew Point 28 °F
Humidity 15%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:46 AM 8:42 PM
Waxing Crescent, 32% visible
METAR KRIL 290453Z AUTO 32004KT 10SM CLR 26/M05 A2987 RMK AO2 SLP026 T02611050

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Fire Weather Warning
Issued: 8:01 PM MDT Jun. 28, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Red flag warning remains in effect from noon to 8 PM MDT
Thursday for wind and low relative humidity for fire weather
zones 200, 202, 203, 207, 290, 292, 294, 486, 487, 490 and 491...
... Red flag warning will expire at 8 PM MDT this evening for wind
and low relative humidity for fire weather zones 200, 202, 203,
207, 290, 292, 294, 486, 487, 490 and 491...

* affected areas... in Colorado, fire weather zone 200 little
snake forecast area, fire weather zone 201 Routt forecast area,
   fire weather zone 202 White River forecast area, fire weather
zone 203 lower Colorado River, fire weather zone 205 Colorado
River headwaters, fire weather zone 207 southwest Colorado
lower forecast area, fire weather zone 290 Paradox Valley
forecast area, fire weather zone 292 North Fork forecast area
and fire weather zone 294 southwest Colorado upper west
forecast area. In Utah, fire weather zone 486 eastern Uinta
Basin, fire weather zone 487 Book Cliffs, fire weather zone
490 Colorado River Basin and fire weather zone 491 southeast
Utah.

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

* Relative humidity... 4 to 9 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.