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Colorado, Animas River Basin

Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 2:53 PM MDT on April 19, 2018

Expires 11:00 PM EDT on April 19, 2018


... Red flag warning remains in effect until 9 PM MDT this evening
for wind and low relative humidity for fire weather zone
295 below 8000 feet...

* affected area... in Colorado, fire weather zone 295 southwest
Colorado upper east forecast area below 8000 feet.

* Winds... south 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* Relative humidity... 10 to 15 percent.

* Impacts... new fire starts may be difficult or impossible to
control due to fast rates of spread. Outdoor burning is
strongly discouraged.

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.




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Maryland - Freeze Warning
Massachusetts - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
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Mississippi - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Frost Advisory
Missouri - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Frost Advisory
Montana - Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Flood Watch , High Wind Watch
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New Mexico - Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Fire Weather Warning
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Virginia - Freeze Warning , Frost Advisory , Public Information Statement
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