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Little Snake Forecast Area-White River Forecast Area-
225 PM MDT Thu Jun 21 2018
...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MDT THIS EVENING
FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 200 AND
...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM TO 9 PM MDT FRIDAY FOR
WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 200 AND
The National Weather Service in Grand Junction has issued a Red
Flag Warning for wind and low relative humidity, which is in
effect from 10 AM to 9 PM MDT Friday. The Fire Weather Watch for
Friday is no longer in effect. A Red Flag Warning also remains in
effect through 8 PM MDT this evening.
* AFFECTED AREA...In Colorado, Fire Weather Zone 200 Little
Snake Forecast Area and Fire Weather Zone 202 White River
* WINDS...West 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 30 mph today. Switching
to northwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 40 mph on Friday.
* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...11 to 16 percent.
* IMPACTS...Rapid rates of fire growth and spread are possible
under these conditions.
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.