Be careful out there: wildfire conditions are getting worse

The National Weather Service is warning of near critical wildfire conditions in southern Colorado mountains and valleys through Saturday.

DENVER (AP) — The National Weather Service is warning of near critical wildfire conditions in southern Colorado mountains and valleys through Saturday, with hazardous conditions continuing in parts of Wyoming and Montana.

The weather service says high winds and dry conditions could continue into Sunday and cause wildfires to spread rapidly in areas of Colorado.

Hazardous weather warnings are up for parts of Wyoming and parts of eastern Montana.

Wildfire monitors reported no major fires in the three states on Saturday.