Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Cheyenne, WY

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHEYENNE WY
657 PM MDT FRI AUG 26 2016

...CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS LIKELY SATURDAY FOR GUSTY
WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITIES...

.A RAPID TREND TOWARD WARMER AND DRIER CONDITIONS IS EXPECTED ON
SATURDAY. AFTERNOON HUMIDITY VALUES WILL FALL INTO THE LOWER
TEENS AND WINDS WILL GUST BETWEEN 20 AND 30 MPH. THESE CONDITIONS
WILL COMBINE WITH DRY FUELS TO CREATE CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER
CONDITIONS FOR PORTIONS OF FWZS 301 THROUGH 304...306 AND 308.

WYZ301-303-308-271200-
/O.UPG.KCYS.FW.A.0019.160827T1800Z-160828T0200Z/
/O.NEW.KCYS.FW.W.0022.160827T1800Z-160828T0200Z/
NIOBRARA/LOWER ELEVATIONS OF CONVERSE/THUNDER BASIN NATIONAL
GRASSLAND-CENTRAL AND NORTHERN CARBON/FERRIS-SEMINOE-
SHIRLEY MOUNTAINS-LARAMIE VALLEY/SHIRLEY BASIN-
657 PM MDT FRI AUG 26 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 8 PM MDT SATURDAY FOR
GUSTY WEST WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITIES FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES
301...303 AND 308...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHEYENNE HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 8 PM MDTTHE COMBINATION OF GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITIES
  COULD CREATE CONDITIONS FAVORABLE FOR RAPID FIRE GROWTH.
 OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT RECOMMENDED.  SATURDAY. THE FIRE WEATHER
WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 301. FIRE WEATHER ZONE 303.
  FIRE WEATHER ZONE 308. THE COMBINATION OF GUSTY WINDS AND LOW
  HUMIDITIES COULD CREATE CONDITIONS FAVORABLE FOR RAPID FIRE
  GROWTH. OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT RECOMMENDED.

* WIND...WEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 10 PERCENT.

* THUNDERSTORMS...NONE EXPECTED.

* IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITIES
  COULD CREATE CONDITIONS FAVORABLE FOR RAPID FIRE GROWTH.
  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.THE COMBINATION OF GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITIES
  COULD CREATE CONDITIONS FAVORABLE FOR RAPID FIRE GROWTH.
 OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT RECOMMENDED.

&&

$$

WYZ302-304-306-271200-
/O.NEW.KCYS.FW.W.0022.160827T1800Z-160828T0200Z/
NORTH LARAMIE RANGE/MEDICINE BOW NF-SOUTHWEST CARBON COUNTY-
UPPER NORTH PLATTE RIVER BASIN-
657 PM MDT FRI AUG 26 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 8 PM MDT SATURDAY FOR
GUSTY WEST WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITIES FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES
302...304 AND 306...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHEYENNE HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 8 PM MDT SATURDAY.

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 302. FIRE WEATHER ZONE 304.
  FIRE WEATHER ZONE 306.

* WIND...WEST TO SOUTHWEST AT 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...AFTERNOON HUMIDITIES OF 10 TO 14 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITIES
  COULD CREATE CONDITIONS FAVORABLE FOR RAPID FIRE GROWTH.
  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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