Crestone Weather Center

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT

Crestone, Colorado  

 

Warnings, Watches and Advisories:
 

  Red Flag Warning

 

 

 

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE

 National Weather Service Pueblo CO

431AM MDT Thurs Apr 15 2021

 

RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 8 PM MDT THIS EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY... 

 

* WHERE... the San Luis Valley.

 

* Winds...Southwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 55 mph.

 

* Relative Humidity...As low as 10 percent.

 

* Impacts...Conditions are will be favorable for extreme rates of fire growth and spread.

 

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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