Issued At: Wednesday, 16 May 2018, 7:29 PM MDT
Expires At: Thursday, 17 May 2018, 8:00 PM MDT
Eastern san juan mountains and la garita mountains including wolf
creek pass and creede-
western las animas county including trinidad and thatcher-
729 pm mdt wed may 16 2018
...red flag warning remains in effect from noon to 8 pm mdt
thursday for gusty winds, low relative humidity and dry fuels for
fire weather zones 223 and 230...
* affected area...fire weather zones 223 and 230.
* winds...southwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.
* relative humidity...as low as 8 percent.
* impacts...conditions will be favorable for the rapid ignition,
growth and spread of fires.
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 dry fuels may contribute
to extreme fire behavior.