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Elbert/Central and East Douglas Counties Above 6000 Feet-
North and Northeast Elbert County Below 6000 Feet/North Lincoln
Southeast Elbert County Below 6000 Feet/South Lincoln County-
249 PM MST Sun Feb 26 2017
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT MONDAY AFTERNOON FOR WIND AND LOW
RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIREWEATHER ZONES 241...246 AND 247 IN EAST
The National Weather Service in Denver has issued a Fire Weather
Watch for gusty winds and low relative humidity...which is in
effect Monday afternoon.
* Affected Area...Fire Weather Zones 241...246 and 247.
* Timing...From 12 noon mst to 6 pm mst Monday afternoon.
* Winds...Southwest 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.
* Relative Humidity...as low as 15 percent.
* Impacts...Dry grasses and small brush may ignite easily and
spread rapidly with the warm, dry and gusty winds.
A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible
Red Flag Warnings from the National Weather Service.