Red Canyon Fire
Red Canyon Fire
Fire Start Date
August 12, 2013
Garfield County (south of Glenwood Springs)
Evacuations will be lifted at 9 a.m. on 8/16/2013
Executive Order Issued
Executive Order Pending
EFF has been approved on 8/12/2013
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Important Note: Information
on current and future Colorado wildfires can be obtained from the
following websites, which are updated regularly during incidents:
Today’s Fire OutlookThe fire situation rating for the Rocky Mountain Area is at a Preparedness Level 2. The National Preparedness Level is a Level 4.
Monthly Seasonal Outlook from the Rocky Mountain Area Coordination Center: http://www.nifc.gov/nicc/predictive/outlooks/monthly_seasonal_outlook.pdf
Colorado Fire Restriction InformationEach county is responsible for enacting appropriate restrictions.
View COEM’s current map of Colorado Fire Restrictions at: https://www.google.com/fusiontables/embedviz?viz=MAP&q=select+col4+from+1o76CJOtWMM37FdAb-dpQdTeUlwkbC0oBFAETH78&h=false&lat=39.02634487425597&lng=-105.550565&z=7&t=1&l=col4
Colorado Weather Watches and Warnings InformationFor information on active fire weather watches and warnings visit:http://www.weather.gov/alerts-beta/co.php?x=1. A map can be viewed at:http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/firewx/main.php.
Colorado Smoke OutlookFor information about wildfire smoke visit:http://www.colorado.gov/airquality/wildfire.aspx
For information on Colorado air quality visit: http://www.colorado.gov/airquality/advisory.aspx