... Red flag warning remains in effect until 10 PM MDT Thursday
for gusty winds... low humidity... and dry fuels for fire weather
zones 207 below 9000 feet... 482 below 7000 feet and 483 below 6500 feet...
* affected area...
in western Colorado...
fire weather zone 207 Durango forecast area below 9000 feet...
in northeastern Utah...
fire weather zone 482 western Uinta Basin below 7000 feet...
fire weather zone 483 southern Ashley National Forest below
* winds... southwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts 35 to 45 mph.
* Relative humidity... 5 to 10 percent.
* Impacts... rapid fire growth on any wildfires or prescribed
Burns and agricultural Burns is possible. Open burning is not
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.
Please advise the appropriate officials and affected field
personnel of this red flag warning.
For more information from NOAA/National Weather Service visit...
Pagosa Springs, CO
Updated — 3:55 PM MDT on June 19, 2013
Forecast for Pagosa Springs (81147)
H 84° / L 43°
H 79° / L 43°
H 81° / L 45°
H 79° / L 46°
H 81° / L 45°
Clear. High of 84F. Winds from the South at 5 to 15 mph.Wednesday Night
Clear. Low of 43F. Winds from the SW at 5 to 20 mph.
Clear. High of 79F. Winds from the South at 5 to 20 mph.Thursday Night
Clear. Low of 43F. Winds from the SSW at 5 to 15 mph.
Clear. High of 81F. Winds from the SSW at 5 to 15 mph.Friday Night
Clear in the evening, then overcast. Low of 45F. Winds less than 5 mph.
Clear. High of 79F. Winds from the SSW at 5 to 20 mph.Saturday Night
Partly cloudy in the evening, then overcast. Low of 46F. Winds from the NW at 5 to 15 mph shifting to the ENE after midnight.
Clear. High of 81F. Winds from the South at 5 to 15 mph.Sunday Night
Partly cloudy. Low of 45F. Winds from the SW at 5 to 15 mph.