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Active Advisories

Red Flag Warninguntil Sun 8:00 pm

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 8 PM MDT THIS EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 227...

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TO 10 PM MDT MONDAY FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 227...

The National Weather Service in Pueblo has issued a Red Flag Warning for gusty winds and low relative humidity, which is in effect from 1 PM this afternoon to 8 PM MDT this evening. A Red Flag Warning has also been issued from 9 AM to 10 PM MDT Monday. The Fire Weather Watch is no longer in effect for Monday.

* Affected Area...Fire Weather Zone 227.

* Winds...For Sunday, South winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 35 mph. For Monday, Southwest 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 45 mph.

* Relative Humidity...As low as 6 percent for both Sunday and Monday.

* Impacts...Conditions will be favorable for rapid rates of fire growth and spread.

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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