Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Riverton WY
611 PM MDT Mon Oct 16 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH 7 PM MDT TUESDAY...

WYZ280-171215-
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Natrona County/Casper BLM-
611 PM MDT Mon Oct 16 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM MDT TUESDAY...

* IMPACTS: Red Flag conditions will return late morning Tuesday
  through early Tuesday evening. The combination of a very dry
  atmosphere and breezy to windy conditions will create red flag
  conditions at times. Any new fire starts could spread rapidly in
  these conditions.

* AFFECTED AREA: In Central WY...Fire Weather Zone 280.

* COUNTIES AFFECTED: In Central WY...Natrona.

* WIND: Southwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* HUMIDITY: As low as 10 percent on Tuesday.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Red Flag Warning means that critical fire weather conditions are
either occurring now....or will shortly. A combination of strong
winds...low relative humidity...and warm temperatures can
contribute to extreme fire behavior.

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http://weather.gov/riverton



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