Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
222 AM MDT SAT AUG 22 2015

WYZ001>020-022>030-231100-
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK-ABSAROKA MOUNTAINS-CODY FOOTHILLS-
NORTH BIG HORN BASIN-SOUTHWEST BIG HORN BASIN-
SOUTHEAST BIG HORN BASIN-OWL CREEK AND BRIDGER MOUNTAINS-
BIGHORN MOUNTAINS WEST-BIGHORN MOUNTAINS SOUTHEAST-
NORTHEAST JOHNSON COUNTY-SOUTHEAST JOHNSON COUNTY-
TETON AND GROS VENTRE MOUNTAINS-JACKSON HOLE-
WIND RIVER MOUNTAINS WEST-WIND RIVER MOUNTAINS EAST-
UPPER WIND RIVER BASIN-WIND RIVER BASIN-LANDER FOOTHILLS-
GREEN MOUNTAINS AND RATTLESNAKE RANGE-
NATRONA COUNTY LOWER ELEVATIONS-CASPER MOUNTAIN-STAR VALLEY-
SALT RIVER AND WYOMING RANGES-UPPER GREEN RIVER BASIN FOOTHILLS-
UPPER GREEN RIVER BASIN-SOUTH LINCOLN COUNTY-
ROCK SPRINGS AND GREEN RIVER-FLAMING GORGE-EAST SWEETWATER COUNTY-
222 AM MDT SAT AUG 22 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHERN WYOMING TODAY...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF WESTERN AND CENTRAL
WYOMING.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

STRONG WIND GUSTS ASSOCIATED WITH A COLD FRONT THIS MORNING AS IT
CONTINUES TO MOVE SOUTH. WIND GUSTS COULD TOP OUT AT 50 MPH IN
AREAS MORE PRONE TO NORTHERLY WIND...LIKE BUFFALO...NORTHERN
FREMONT COUNTY AND THROUGH WIND RIVER CANYON.

ELEVATED FIRE DANGER ACROSS SWEETWATER AND LINCOLN COUNTIES THIS
AFTERNOON. OUTDOOR BURNING IS STRONGLY DISCOURAGED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

MONDAY AND TUESDAY...SLIGHT CHANCE OF A DRY THUNDERSTORM IN THE
AFTERNOON IN THE WESTERN AND CENTRAL MOUNTAINS. STORMS COULD
PRODUCE STRONG WIND GUSTS AND MAY LEAD TO NEW FIRE STARTS.

WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS SOUTH...ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS NORTH.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT ANY WIND GUSTS OVER 50 MPH OR
ANY WIND DAMAGE. THANK YOU.

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