Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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RFWRIW

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Riverton WY
143 PM MDT Thu Oct 19 2017

WYZ280-281-200100-
/O.CON.KRIW.FW.W.0004.000000T0000Z-171020T0100Z/
Natrona County/Casper BLM-Johnson County/Casper BLM-
143 PM MDT Thu Oct 19 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM MDT THIS
EVENING...

* IMPACTS: Low Humidities...Unseasonably Warm Temperatures...and
  Strong Gusty Winds will create erratic fire behavior and new
  fire starts.

* AFFECTED AREA:
  In Central WY Fire Zone....280.
  In North Central WY Fire Zone....281.

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

* WIND: Southwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.

* HUMIDITY: As low as 11 percent.

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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