Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Cheyenne, WY

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Cheyenne WY
1208 PM MDT Sat Aug 19 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FOR NORTHERN AND CENTRAL CARBON
COUNTY THIS AFTERNOON...

WYZ303-306-200200-
/O.NEW.KCYS.FW.W.0013.170819T1808Z-170820T0200Z/
Central and Northern Carbon/Ferris-Seminoe-Shirley Mountains-
Upper North Platte River Basin-
1208 PM MDT Sat Aug 19 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MDT THIS EVENING FOR
GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITIES FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 303 AND
306...

The National Weather Service in Cheyenne has issued a Red Flag
Warning, which is in effect until 8 PM MDT this evening.

* AFFECTED AREA...Fire weather zone 303.
                  Fire weather zone 306.

* WIND...West to southwest winds between 15 to 25 MPH and gusts up
  to 35 MPH will continue through this afternoon.

* HUMIDITY...between 10 to 15 percent.

* IMPACTS...any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
  Outdoor burning is not recommended.

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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