High Winds Warning : No Open Burning – Wednesday January 20th 2021

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High Winds Warning : No Open Burning – Wednesday January 20th 2021

The National Weather Service has issued a High Wind Warning for Wednesday, January 20th, 2021. No open burning will be permitted within the Coal Creek Canyon Fire Protection District.

For more information see the National Weather Service bulletin.

Our fire weather zones are Fire Weather Zone 239 (below 6,400 ft) and Fire Weather Zone 215 (above 6,400 ft.).

From the warning:

Sustained winds of 35 to 45 are expected with gusts to 75 mph.

Strong winds may lead to property damage. Hazardous driving
conditions due to powerful cross winds will pose a serious risk
for drivers, especially for light weight and high profile
vehicles. Loose outdoor items should be brought inside or secured
properly.”

By |2021-01-19T17:33:59-06:00January 19th, 2021|

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