Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
310 PM MDT SUN APR 12 2015

...DRY AND WINDY CONDITIONS EXPECTED ON TUESDAY...

.A STRONG SPRING STORM SYSTEM WILL ARRIVE TO THE REGION BY
MID-WEEK BRINGING IN MUCH COOLER AND POSSIBLY WETTER CONDITIONS.
AHEAD OF THIS SYSTEM SOUTHERLY WINDS COULD GUST UP TO 45 MPH AND
COMBINE WITH HUMIDITY IN THE SINGLE DIGITS TO LOWER TEENS OVER
MUCH OF WESTERN COLORADO TO CREATE CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER
CONDITIONS.

COZ200>202-207-290-292-130915-
/O.NEW.KGJT.FW.A.0006.150414T1700Z-150415T0300Z/
LITTLE SNAKE FORECAST AREA-ROUTT FORECAST AREA-
WHITE RIVER FORECAST AREA-SOUTHWEST COLORADO LOWER FORECAST AREA-
PARADOX VALLEY FORECAST AREA-NORTH FORK FORECAST AREA-
310 PM MDT SUN APR 12 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS...LOW HUMIDITY...AND DRY FUELS
FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 200...201...202...207...290 AND 292...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND JUNCTION HAS ISSUED A FIRE
WEATHER WATCH FOR GUSTY WINDS...LOW HUMIDITY...AND DRY FUELS...
WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING.

* AFFECTED AREA...IN COLORADO...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 200 LITTLE
  SNAKE FORECAST AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 201 ROUTT FORECAST
  AREA... FIRE WEATHER ZONE 202 WHITE RIVER FORECAST AREA...FIRE
  WEATHER ZONE 207 SOUTHWEST COLORADO LOWER FORECAST AREA...FIRE
  WEATHER ZONE 290 PARADOX VALLEY FORECAST AREA AND FIRE WEATHER
  ZONE 292 NORTH FORK FORECAST AREA.

* WIND...SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...10 TO 15 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...FIRE STARTS WILL BE DIFFICULT IF NOT IMPOSSIBLE TO
  CONTROL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE FORECAST TO OCCUR. LISTEN FOR LATER FORECASTS AND POSSIBLE
RED FLAG WARNINGS.

&&

$$

COZ203-205-130915-
/O.NEW.KGJT.FW.A.0006.150414T1700Z-150415T0300Z/
LOWER COLORADO RIVER-COLORADO RIVER HEADWATERS-
310 PM MDT SUN APR 12 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS...LOW HUMIDITY...AND DRY FUELS
FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 203 AND 205 BELOW 7000 FEET...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND JUNCTION HAS ISSUED A FIRE
WEATHER WATCH FOR GUSTY WINDS...LOW HUMIDITY...AND DRY FUELS...
WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING.

* AFFECTED AREA...IN COLORADO...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 203 LOWER
  COLORADO RIVER AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 205 COLORADO RIVER
  HEADWATERS.

* WIND...SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...10 TO 15 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...FIRE STARTS WILL BE DIFFICULT OF NOT IMPOSSIBLE TO
  CONTROL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE FORECAST TO OCCUR. LISTEN FOR LATER FORECASTS AND POSSIBLE
RED FLAG WARNINGS.

&&

$$

FOR MORE INFORMATION FROM NOAA/NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE VISIT...
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/GJT (ALL LOWER CASE)


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