Colorado Springs, CO (80916)

10:37 AM MST on February 22, 2017 (GMT -0700)
Canterbury Park | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Fire Weather Warning

Elev 6001 ft 38.79 °N, 104.73 °W | Updated 14 seconds ago

Scattered Clouds
Scattered Clouds
61.4 °F
Feels Like 61.4 °F
N
8.0
Wind Variable Wind from SSW
Gusts 18.0 mph

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--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.72 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 10000 ft
Scattered Clouds 23000 ft
Dew Point 13 °F
Humidity 15%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:40 AM 5:44 PM
Waning Crescent, 16% visible
METAR KCOS 221654Z 26021G28KT 10SM FEW100 SCT230 15/M14 A2989 RMK AO2 PK WND 27032/1639 SLP064 T01501144
Pressure 29.72 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 10000 ft
Scattered Clouds 23000 ft
Dew Point 13 °F
Humidity 15%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:40 AM 5:44 PM
Waning Crescent, 16% visible
METAR KCOS 221654Z 26021G28KT 10SM FEW100 SCT230 15/M14 A2989 RMK AO2 PK WND 27032/1639 SLP064 T01501144

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Fire Weather Warning
Issued: 4:10 AM MST Feb. 22, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Red flag warning remains in effect from 11 am to 6 PM MST for
wind and low relative humidity for fire weather zones
241... 246... and 247...

* affected area... fire weather zones 241... 246 and 247... eastern
Douglas... Elbert... and Lincoln counties.

* Timing... fire danger will increase this morning and be extreme
this afternoon.

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

* Relative humidity... as low as 12 percent.

* Impacts... fires will ignite easily and spread rapidly due to dry
fuels and 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 warm temperatures can
contribute to extreme fire behavior.



Gimmestad


347 am MST Wed Feb 22 2017

... Red flag warning remains in effect from 11 am this morning to
6 PM MST this evening for gusty winds and low relative humidity
for fire weather zones 222... 226 and 227...

* affected area... fire weather zones 222... 226 and 227.

* Winds... southwest 10 to 20 gusting to 40 mph.

* Relative humidity... 5 to 10 percent.

* Impacts... conditions will be favorable for the rapid ignition,
growth and spread of fires.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A red flag warning means that conditions will be favorable for
the rapid ignition, growth and spread of fires. Extreme fire
behavior will be possible. Outdoor burning or any other
activities that could ignite a wildfire should be postponed
during the hours leading up to, including and following the red
flag warning.