View from the Tudor Rose Oct. 3, 2019

This photo was submitted by Jon Terrell from the Tudor Rose.

The National Weather Service has issued a Red Flag Warning for Saturday for Salida and southern Chaffee County.

Wind is expected to be out of the west-southwest at 15-20 mph with gusts as high as 30 mph.

Saturday will be sunny with a high near 69.

Saturday night will be clear with a low of 37 with winds of 5-15 mph.

Sunday’s high will be near 66 with sunny skies and west winds of 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

“We’ve got to get through tomorrow,” Chaffee County Sheriff John Spezze told Decker Fire evacuees at a meeting at United Methodist Church Friday evening.

“The wind has been killing us,” Spezze said at the meeting.

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