Published on 06/28/18 8:54 AM
URGENT – FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Denver/Boulder CO 819 AM MDT Thu Jun 28 2018 …EXTREME FIRE DANGER IN THE MOUNTAINS TODAY… .Very hot and very dry conditions today will combine with wind gusts of 25 to 35 mph to produce extreme fire danger across the northern Colorado mountains this afternoon and evening. The fire danger will also be elevated on the plains, but the winds will not be as strong. Conditions will not be as extreme on Friday, but fire danger will still be very high, especially in the mountain valleys. Please pay attention to restrictions on fires and fireworks. Check with your local fire department, sheriff, or land managers for details on what is allowed.