Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Cheyenne, WY

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Cheyenne WY
439 PM MDT Wed Oct 18 2017

WYZ309-191100-
/O.EXP.KCYS.FW.W.0023.000000T0000Z-171018T2300Z/
/O.CON.KCYS.FW.W.0024.171019T1700Z-171020T0000Z/
South Laramie Range/Medicine Bow NF-
439 PM MDT Wed Oct 18 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING WILL EXPIRE AT 5 PM MDT TODAY...

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 6 PM MDT
THURSDAY...

* WIND...West winds 10 to 20 mph with occasional gusts up to 30
  mph. Although winds will ease tonight, they will increase again
  by late Thursday morning.

* MINIMUM HUMIDITY...12 to 17 percent.

* IMPACTS...Any fires that develop may 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.

&&

$$

WYZ301-306-191100-
/O.CON.KCYS.FW.W.0024.171019T1700Z-171020T0000Z/
Niobrara/Lower Elevations of Converse/Thunder Basin National
Grassland-Upper North Platte River Basin-
439 PM MDT Wed Oct 18 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 6 PM MDT
THURSDAY FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY...

* AFFECTED AREA...Fire weather zone 301.
                  Fire weather zone 306.

* WIND...Southwest 10 to 18 mph with gusts around 30 mph.

* HUMIDITY...10 to 15 percent

* IMPACTS...Any fires that develop may 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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