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Fire reported on Fort Carson

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Smoke is visible from a fire burning downrange on the eastern side of Fort Carson. 

The fire is a little less than 200 acres in size and Fort Carson officials say it is fully contained, but producing a lot of smoke.

Officials originally said the fire was less than 15 acres, but later revised that number.

Smoke will be visible to drivers along I-25 as officials allow the fire to burn itself out. 

Conditions are favorable for wildfires on Tuesday in Colorado Springs. Southern Colorado is under a Red Flag Warning from noon until 6 p.m. Winds are also picking up around the region.

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