Red flag warning for Garfield County in effect until 10 p.m. Tuesday

A red flag warning is in effect for Garfield County from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Tuesday, a Garfield County alert states. No open burning is advised.

Red flag warnings are issued when there is increased fire danger typically due to dry conditions, strong winds or a combination of the two.

The National Weather Service states that sustained winds of 20-30 mph are expected today along with gusts up to 50 mph.

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