Interactive NWS Alert
Radar valid at 800 pm MDT, Apr 24th 2021
Lower Colorado River-North Fork Forecast Area-
244 AM MDT Fri Apr 23 2021
...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 8 PM MDT SATURDAY FOR
GUSTY WINDS, LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND DRY FUELS FOR FIRE WEATHER
ZONES 203 AND 292 BELOW 8000 FEET...
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS, LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND
DRY FUELS FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 203 AND 292...
* AFFECTED AREA...In Colorado, Fire Weather Zone 203 Lower
Colorado River and Fire Weather Zone 292 North Fork Forecast
Area below 8000 feet.
* WINDS...Southwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts 35 to 40 mph.
* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...10 to 15 percent.
* IMPACTS...Conditions will become favorable for rapid ignition
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.
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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