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Radar valid at 800 pm MDT, Jun 9th 2021

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COZ203-080445-
/O.NEW.KGJT.FW.A.0024.210609T1700Z-210610T0200Z/
/O.NEW.KGJT.FW.A.0025.210610T1500Z-210611T0600Z/
/O.EXT.KGJT.FW.W.0028.210608T1600Z-210609T0300Z/
/O.CON.KGJT.FW.W.0027.000000T0000Z-210608T0200Z/
Lower Colorado River-
235 PM MDT Mon Jun 7 2021

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MDT THIS EVENING
FOR GUSTY WINDS, LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND DRY FUELS FOR FIRE
WEATHER ZONE 203 BELOW 6500 FEET...
...RED FLAG WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM TO 9 PM MDT TUESDAY
FOR GUSTY WINDS, LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND DRY FUELS FOR FIRE
WEATHER ZONE 203 BELOW 6500 FEET...
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS, LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND DRY
FUELS FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 203...
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS, LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND DRY
FUELS FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 203...

The National Weather Service in Grand Junction has issued a Fire
Weather Watch for gusty winds, low relative humidity and dry
fuels, which is in effect from Wednesday morning through
Wednesday evening. A Fire Weather Watch has also been issued from
Thursday morning through Thursday evening.

* AFFECTED AREA...In Colorado, Fire Weather Zone 203 Lower
Colorado River below 6500 feet.

* WINDS...South 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 45 mph.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...5 to 10 percent.

* IMPACTS...Conditions will become favorable for easy ignition
and rapid spread of fires.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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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