...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 8 PM MDT TODAY FOR SOUTH PARK...THE FRONT RANGE FOOTHILLS...I-25 CORRIDOR...AND ALL OF THE NORTHEAST PLAINS... This hazardous weather outlook is for northeast and north central Colorado. .DAY ONE...Today and Tonight A warm, very dry and breezy pattern will continue today across the region. Gusty westerly winds are expected through early this evening, with gusts from 30 to 40 mph. The strongest gusts will occur in and near the Foothills, Cheyenne Ridge, Palmer Divide and South Park. Widespread critical fire weather conditions exist across the Front Range eastward across the northeast plains. Avoid any outdoor burning. .DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday Warm, dry and breezy conditions can be expected Saturday, although winds should be a little weaker than today resulting in slightly relaxed fire weather conditions. By Monday afternoon and evening, a couple strong to severe storms will be possible across the eastern plains. Tuesday may also feature a few strong storms across the plains as low level moisture and instability increase. .SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT... Spotter activation will not be needed today or tonight.