Monday will bring high wind, fire danger

Posted at: 04/08/2013 8:00 AM
Updated at: 04/08/2013 8:15 AM
By: Erica Zucco, KOB Eyewitness News 4

Wind advisories and high wind warnings across the state raise are raising the possibility of fire throughout New Mexico on Monday.

This comes after two fires scorched the bosque over the weekend. Saturday afternoon blazes hit two acres of bosque land Albuquerque; that night, flames hit the bosque near Velarde.

Monday there are wind advisories and high wind warnings until between 10 p.m. and midnight, causing a fire weather warning until around 8 p.m.

People are urged to use caution anywhere near a fire danger zone.

KOB will keep you updated on our weather page on KOB.com and on our mobile weather app.

You can also visit nmfireinfo.com to get updates from officials and sign up for email alerts.