Fire Weather Watch - N & W, S & Central Park County

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Fire Weather Watch - N & W, S & Central Park County

Post by ParkBull » Wed Jun 27, 2018 12:15 am

Issued: 9:06 PM MDT Jun. 26, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Fire Weather Watch remains in effect from Thursday morning
through Thursday evening for wind and low relative humidity for
the northern Front Range foothills and nearby plains, the Park
Range, and the High Mountain valleys of north central Colorado...

* affected area... fire weather zones 211... 213... 214... 215...
217 and 238.

* Timing... 11 am MDT to 9 PM MDT Thursday

* winds... southwest 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.

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

* Impacts... rapid fire growth and spread will be possible under
these hot, dry and breezy conditions.

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.

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