Red flag warning for Garfield County in effect until 6 p.m. Friday

A red flag warning is in effect for Garfield County from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, 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.

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