Four Corners/Upper Dolores River Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Fire Weather Watch
Issued: 3:08 PM MDT Jun. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Fire Weather Watch in effect from late Friday morning through
late Friday evening for wind and low relative humidity for fire
weather zones 207, 295 and 487...

The National Weather Service in Grand Junction has issued a Fire
Weather Watch for wind and low relative humidity, which is in
effect from Friday morning through Friday evening.

* Affected area... in Colorado, fire weather zone 207 southwest
Colorado lower forecast area and fire weather zone 295
southwest Colorado upper east forecast area. In Utah, fire
weather zone 487 Book Cliffs.

* Winds... west to southwest 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 to
35 mph.

* Relative humidity... 10 to 15 percent.

* Impacts... rapid rates of fire growth and spread are possible
under these 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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