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 Post subject: Red Flag Warning Monday for Foothill Areas
Post Posted: Sep 30, 2019 8:11 am 
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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Denver/Boulder CO
319 AM MDT Mon Sep 30 2019

...CRITICAL FIRE DANGER AGAIN TODAY DUE TO WARM...DRY AND WINDY
CONDITIONS...
...FIRE DANGER REMAINS HIGH ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS AND HIGH VALLEYS
TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY...

COZ212-216-241-245>247-249-301800-
/O.CON.KBOU.FW.W.0009.190930T1800Z-191001T0100Z/
South and Southeast Grand/West Central and Southwest Boulder/
Gilpin/Clear Creek/Summit/North and West Park Counties Above
9000 Feet-
Jefferson and West Douglas Counties Above 6000 Feet/Gilpin/Clear
Creek/Northeast Park Counties Below 9000 Feet-
Elbert/Central and East Douglas Counties Above 6000 Feet-
Central and East Adams and Arapahoe Counties-
North and Northeast Elbert County Below 6000 Feet/North Lincoln
County-
Southeast Elbert County Below 6000 Feet/South Lincoln County-
Washington County-
319 AM MDT Mon Sep 30 2019

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 7 PM MDT
THIS EVENING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR THE CENTRAL
MOUNTAINS...SOUTHERN FRONT RANGE FOOTHILLS...PALMER DIVIDE...AND
ADJACENT PLAINS SOUTHEAST OF I-76...

* Affected Area...Fire Weather Zones 212...216...241...245...
246...247 and 249.

* Winds...South 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 40 mph.

* Timing...Winds and fire danger will increase by noon. Winds are
expected to remain gusty much of this afternoon before
decreasing by dark.

* Relative Humidity...As low as 12 percent.

* Impacts...Conditions will be favorable for the rapid ignition,
growth, and spread of fires.

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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"Climatology is what you expect, Weather is what you get" - R. Heinlein.

"Sunshine is delicious, rain is refreshing, wind braces us up, snow is exhilarating; there is really no such thing as bad weather, only different kinds of good weather" - John Ruskin


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