Colorado Springs, CO (80902)

8:51 AM MST on February 22, 2017 (GMT -0700)
Broadmoor Bluffs | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Fire Weather Warning

Elev 6463 ft 38.75 °N, 104.83 °W | Updated 15 seconds ago

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55.4 °F
Feels Like 55.4 °F
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0.0
Wind Variable Wind from North
Gusts 0.0 mph

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--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.78 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Dew Point 19 °F
Humidity 24%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:40 AM 5:45 PM
Waning Crescent, 16% visible
METAR KFCS 221458Z AUTO 24027G30KT 10SM CLR 12/M11 A2987 RMK AO2 PK WND 25035/45 SLP085 T01231106 57016 $
Pressure 29.78 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Dew Point 19 °F
Humidity 24%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:40 AM 5:45 PM
Waning Crescent, 16% visible
METAR KFCS 221458Z AUTO 24027G30KT 10SM CLR 12/M11 A2987 RMK AO2 PK WND 25035/45 SLP085 T01231106 57016 $

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Fire Weather Warning
Issued: 4:10 AM MST Feb. 22, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Red flag warning remains in effect from 11 am to 6 PM MST for
wind and low relative humidity for fire weather zones
241... 246... and 247...

* affected area... fire weather zones 241... 246 and 247... eastern
Douglas... Elbert... and Lincoln counties.

* Timing... fire danger will increase this morning and be extreme
this afternoon.

* Winds... west 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* Relative humidity... as low as 12 percent.

* Impacts... fires will ignite easily and spread rapidly due to dry
fuels and strong winds.

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.



Gimmestad


347 am MST Wed Feb 22 2017

... Red flag warning remains in effect from 11 am this morning to
6 PM MST this evening for gusty winds and low relative humidity
for fire weather zones 222... 226 and 227...

* affected area... fire weather zones 222... 226 and 227.

* Winds... southwest 10 to 20 gusting to 40 mph.

* Relative humidity... 5 to 10 percent.

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

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A red flag warning means that conditions will be favorable for
the rapid ignition, growth and spread of fires. Extreme fire
behavior will be possible. Outdoor burning or any other
activities that could ignite a wildfire should be postponed
during the hours leading up to, including and following the red
flag warning.