Estes Park, CO

2:39 PM MST on February 20, 2017 (GMT -0700)
Thunder Mountain | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Fire Weather Warning

Elev 8232 ft 40.33 °N, 105.57 °W | Updated 5 minutes ago

Clear
Clear
39.1 °F
Feels Like 30 °F
N
17.0
Wind Variable Wind from West
Gusts 34.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.93 in
Visibility 10 miles
Clouds
Windchill 30 °F
Dew Point 19 °F
Humidity 44%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:48 AM 5:43 PM
Waning Crescent, 31% visible
Not available.
Pressure 29.93 in
Visibility 10 miles
Clouds
Windchill 30 °F
Dew Point 19 °F
Humidity 44%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:48 AM 5:43 PM
Waning Crescent, 31% visible
Not available.

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Fire Weather Warning
Issued: 2:28 PM MST Feb. 20, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Red flag warning in effect from 11 am to 6 PM MST Tuesday for
wind and low relative humidity for the Front Range foothills below
7500 feet...

The National Weather Service in Denver has issued a red flag
warning for wind and low relative humidity... which is in effect
from 11 am to 6 PM MST Tuesday. The Fire Weather Watch is no
longer in effect.

* Affected area... fire weather zones 215 and 216 below 7500 feet.

* Timing... fire danger will increase by noon on Tuesday and
continue into early Tuesday evening.

* Winds... west to southwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 50 mph.

* Relative humidity... as low as 14 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 very warm temperatures
will contribute to extreme fire behavior.