324  
WWUS83 KGLD 181017  
RFWGLD  
 
URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GOODLAND KS  
417 AM MDT MON OCT 18 2021  
 
...NEAR CRITICAL TO CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED  
TUESDAY AFTERNOON...  
 
.THE COMBINATION OF DRY FUELS, RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES IN THE  
UPPER TEENS, AND WESTERLY WINDS GUSTING UP TO 30 MPH WILL PRODUCE  
NEAR CRITICAL TO CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS. OUTDOOR  
BURNING IS HIGHLY DISCOURAGED.  
 
COZ254-KSZ041-190615-  
/O.CON.KGLD.FW.A.0013.211019T1800Z-211020T0000Z/  
CHEYENNE-GREELEY-  
417 AM MDT MON OCT 18 2021  
 
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT TUESDAY AFTERNOON FOR  
WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 041 AND  
254...  
 
* AFFECTED AREA...IN COLORADO...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 254 CHEYENNE.  
IN KANSAS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 041 GREELEY.  
 
* TIMING...NOON TO 6 PM MDT TUESDAY.  
 
* WINDS...WEST 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.  
 
* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 17 PERCENT.  
 
* TEMPERATURES...IN THE UPPER 60S.  
 
* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT START WILL HAVE EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR  
AND SPREAD RAPIDLY. OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT ADVISED.  
 
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.  
 

 
 

 
 
FOR MORE INFORMATION FROM NOAA/NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE VISIT...  
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/GLD  
 
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