... Red flag warning in effect from 11 am to 8 PM MDT Tuesday for
gusty winds and low relative humidity for fire weather zone
The National Weather Service in Grand Junction has issued a red
flag warning for gusty winds and low relative humidity, which is
in effect from 11 am to 8 PM MDT Tuesday.
* Affected area... in Colorado, fire weather zone 292 North Fork
* Winds... southwest 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 40 mph.
* Relative humidity... 8 to 13 percent.
* Impacts... fire starts could lead to quickly spreading fires
which could be difficult or impossible to control.
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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Issued: 2:52 PM MDT Jun. 26, 2017 – National Weather Service