Wheat Ridge, CO (80034)

10:27 AM MDT on March 23, 2017 (GMT -0600)
38th and Sheridan | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Fire Weather Warning

Elev 5449 ft 39.77 °N, 105.05 °W | Updated 30 seconds ago

Clear
Clear
69.3 °F
Feels Like 69.3 °F
N
0.4
Wind Variable Wind from SSE
Gusts 2.5 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.70 in
Visibility 50.0 miles
Clouds Few 8000 ft
Few 15000 ft
Dew Point 25 °F
Humidity 19%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:58 AM 7:15 PM
Waning Crescent, 22% visible
METAR KBJC 231547Z 20012KT 50SM FEW080 FEW150 19/M07 A2970
Pressure 29.70 in
Visibility 50.0 miles
Clouds Few 8000 ft
Few 15000 ft
Dew Point 25 °F
Humidity 19%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:58 AM 7:15 PM
Waning Crescent, 22% visible
METAR KBJC 231547Z 20012KT 50SM FEW080 FEW150 19/M07 A2970

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Fire Weather Warning
Issued: 8:58 AM MDT Mar. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Red flag warning remains in effect from noon today to 6 PM MDT
this evening for wind and low relative humidity for much of
northeast Colorado...

* affected area... fire weather zones 216... 239... 240... 241...
242... 244... 245... 246... 247... 248... 249... 250 and 251.

* Timing... gusty southerly winds will develop by midday and
continue through this afternoon with the relative humidities
dropping to around 10 percent.

* Winds... southwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

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

* Impacts... conditions will be favorable for rapid ignition of
dry vegetation, fire growth and spread. Any outdoor burning is
strongly discouraged, and in some areas, illegal. Check with
local law enforcement.

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.