Weather

County,
Red Flag Warning issued March 24 at 11:45AM CDT until March 24 at 9:00PM CDT by NWS
Effective: 11:45 a.m. on Tuesday, March 24, 2015
Expires: 9 p.m. on Tuesday, March 24, 2015

...CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS TODAY...
.LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITIES AND STRONG WINDS GUSTING TO 45 MPH WILL
COMBINE WITH ALREADY DRY FUELS TO CREATE CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER
CONDITIONS BY MIDDAY THROUGH THIS EVENING.
...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MDT /9 PM CDT/
THIS EVENING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER
ZONES 001...002...003...004...013...014...015...016...027...028...029...
041...042...079...080...081...252...253 AND 254...
* AFFECTED AREA...IN COLORADO...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 252 YUMA...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 253 KIT CARSON AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 254
CHEYENNE CO. IN KANSAS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 001 CHEYENNE KS...
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 002 RAWLINS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 003
DECATUR...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 004 NORTON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 013
SHERMAN...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 014 THOMAS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 015
SHERIDAN...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 016 GRAHAM...FIRE WEATHER ZONE
027 WALLACE...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 028 LOGAN...FIRE WEATHER ZONE
029 GOVE...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 041 GREELEY AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE
042 WICHITA. IN NEBRASKA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 079 DUNDY...FIRE
WEATHER ZONE 080 HITCHCOCK AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 081 RED
WILLOW.
* WINDS...NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.
* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 9 PERCENT.
* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP WILL QUICKLY SPREAD AND
BECOME OUT OF CONTROL. OUTDOOR BURNING SHOULD BE AVOIDED.

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