Austin, CO

5:43 AM MDT on August 17, 2019 (GMT -0600)
KCOAUSTI3 | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Fire Weather Warning

Elev 5837 ft 38.82 °N, 107.95 °W | Updated 14 seconds ago

Clear
Clear
65.1 °F
Feels Like 65.1 °F
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0
Wind Variable Wind from ESE
Gusts 0.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.98 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Dew Point 35 °F
Humidity 33%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:27 AM 8:03 PM
Waning Gibbous, 96% visible
METAR KAJZ 171135Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 18/01 A2998 RMK AO2 T01790011
Pressure 29.98 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Dew Point 35 °F
Humidity 33%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:27 AM 8:03 PM
Waning Gibbous, 96% visible
METAR KAJZ 171135Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 18/01 A2998 RMK AO2 T01790011

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Fire Weather Warning
Issued: 2:35 AM MDT Aug. 17, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Red flag warning remains in effect from noon today to 8 PM MDT
this evening for wind, low relative humidity and dry fuels for
fire weather zones 203, 290, 292, 486, 487, and 490...

* affected area... in Colorado, fire weather zone 203 lower
Colorado River, fire weather zone 290 Paradox Valley forecast
area and fire weather zone 292 North Fork forecast area. In
Utah, fire weather zone 486 eastern Uinta Basin, fire weather
zone 487 Book Cliffs and fire weather zone 490 Colorado River
Basin.

* Winds... west 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 40 mph.

* Relative humidity... 9 to 14 percent.

* Impacts... conditions will be favorable for the rapid ignition
and spread of fires. Agricultural burning is strongly
discouraged.

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.