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San Luis Valley Including Alamosa/Del Norte/Fort Garland/Saguache-
300 PM MDT Tue May 22 2018
...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 8 PM MDT WEDNESDAY FOR
GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 224...
The National Weather Service in Pueblo has issued a Red Flag
Warning for gusty winds and low relative humidity, which is in
effect from noon to 8 PM MDT Wednesday. The Fire Weather Watch is
no longer in effect.
* Affected Area...Fire Weather Zone 224.
* Winds...Southwest 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.
* Relative Humidity...As low as 13 percent.
* Impacts...Conditions will be favorable for the rapid growth
and spread of fires.
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.