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Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch
Issued: 12:03 PM MDT Sep. 22, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Red flag warning remains in effect until 8 PM MDT this evening
for wind and low relative humidity for fire weather zone 200...

... Fire Weather Watch remains in effect from Sunday afternoon
through Sunday evening for wind and low relative humidity for
fire weather zone 200...

* affected area... in Colorado, fire weather zone 200 little
snake forecast area.

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

* Relative humidity... 8 to 13 percent.

* Impacts... rapid rates of fire growth and spread are possible
under these conditions.

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.

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible
red flag warnings.






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