« View county listFire Weather Warning
Lower Colorado River-North Fork Forecast Area-
301 PM MDT Thu May 25 2017
...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 7 PM MDT FRIDAY FOR
WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 203 AND 292
IN WESTERN COLORADO...
The National Weather Service in Grand Junction has issued a Red
Flag Warning for wind and low relative humidity, which is in
effect from noon to 7 PM MDT Friday.
* AFFECTED AREA...In Colorado, Fire Weather Zone 203 Lower
Colorado River and Fire Weather Zone 292 North Fork Forecast
* WINDS...Southwest 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.
* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...12 to 17 percent.
* IMPACTS...Fire starts or existing fires may become difficult
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.