...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM TO 9 PM MDT FRIDAY FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR EAGLE COUNTY AND SURROUNDING AREASThe National Weather Service in Grand Junction has issued a RedFlag Warning below 7500 feet for wind and low relative humidity,which is in effect from 10 AM to 9 PM MDT Friday.* AFFECTED AREA...In Colorado, ColoradoRiver Headwaters below 7500 feet.* WINDS...West 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...13 to 18 percent.* IMPACTS...PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...A Red Flag Warning means that critical fire weather conditionsare either occurring now, or will shortly. A combination ofstrong winds, low relative humidity, and warm temperatures cancontribute to extreme fire behavior.
FIRE RESTRICTIONS ARE IN EFFECT GO TO; www.eaglecounty.us/Emergency/Fire_Restriction_Information/ for details
Eagle County Emergency Management