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Colorado, Southeast Elbert County Below 6000 Feet/South Lincoln County

Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 1:20 PM MDT on September 20, 2017

Expires 9:00 PM EDT on September 21, 2017


... Red flag warning in effect from noon to 7 PM MDT Thursday for
wind and low relative humidity for wind and low relative humidity
for the Palmer Divide and parts of the eastern plains...

The National Weather Service in Denver has issued a red flag
warning for wind and low relative humidity... which is in effect
from noon to 7 PM MDT Thursday. The Fire Weather Watch is no
longer in effect.

* Affected area... fire weather zones 241... 245... 246... 247 and
249.

* Timing... noon to 7 PM MDT Thursday.

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

* Relative humidity... as low as 9 percent.

* Impacts... gusty winds along with a dry airmass and above normal
temperatures will cause critical fire weather conditions on
Thursday afternoon.

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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Connecticut - Coastal Flood Statement , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
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Maine - High Surf Advisory
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Michigan - Special Statement , Record Report
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Missouri -
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New Mexico - Record Report
New York - Coastal Flood Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement, High Surf Advisory , Coastal Flood Statement , Coastal Flood Statement, Coastal Hazard Statement, High Surf Advisory , Coastal Hazard Statement, High Surf Advisory , Public Information Statement
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Ohio -
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Oregon - Freeze Warning, Frost Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report
Pennsylvania -
Puerto Rico - Hurricane Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch
Rhode Island - Tropical Storm Warning , Hurricane Statement , High Surf Advisory , Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
South Carolina - Coastal Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
South Dakota - Public Information Statement
Texas - Tropical Storm Warning , Storm Surge Watch, Tropical Storm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Utah - Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory
Virgin Islands - Flash Flood Watch
Virginia - Coastal Flood Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement, Coastal Flood Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement
Washington - Winter Weather Advisory
Wisconsin - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report
Wyoming - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Fire Weather Watch

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