Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
201 PM MDT SUN AUG 21 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING FOR FIRE ZONES 140...286 AND 415 THIS
AFTERNOON AND EVENING...

...RED FLAG WARNING FOR ALL AREAS WEST OF THE DIVIDE AND PORTIONS
OF NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WYOMING EAST OF THE DIVIDE ON MONDAY...

.THE COMBINATION OF LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...WINDY CONDITIONS...
WARM TEMPERATURES...AND CRITICALLY DRY FUELS WILL COMBINE TO
PRODUCE CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS THIS AFTERNOON AND
EVENING...AND AGAIN MONDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING. CRITICAL FIRE
CONDITIONS WILL POSSIBLY RETURN ON TUESDAY FOR PORTIONS OF
SOUTHWESTERN AND CENTRAL WYOMING.

WYZ140-286-415-220300-
/O.NEW.KRIW.FW.W.0023.160822T1800Z-160823T0300Z/
/O.CON.KRIW.FW.W.0022.000000T0000Z-160822T0300Z/
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK-ABSAROKA MOUNTAINS/NORTH SHOSHONE NF-
NORTH ZONE BRIDGER TETON NF AND GRAND TETON NP-
201 PM MDT SUN AUG 21 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MDT THIS EVENING
FOR LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...BREEZY CONDITIONS...AND CRITICALLY DRY
FUELS FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 140...286 AND 415...

...RED FLAG WARNING IS ALSO IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 9 PM MDT
MONDAY FOR LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...WINDY CONDITIONS...AND
CRITICALLY DRY FUELS FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 140...286 AND 415...

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONES 140...286....AND 415.

* WIND...WEST TO SOUTHWEST 10 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS 30 TO 35 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 8 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.

&&

$$

WYZ277-278-414-416-220300-
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LINCOLN AND UINTA COUNTIES/LOWER ELEVATIONS-
UPPER GREEN RIVER BASIN/ROCK SPRINGS BLM-
SALT AND WYOMING RANGES/WEST ZONE BRIDGER TETON NF-
WEST WIND RIVER MOUNTAINS/EAST ZONE BRIDGER TETON NF-
201 PM MDT SUN AUG 21 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 9 PM MDT MONDAY FOR
LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...WINDY CONDITIONS...AND
CRITICALLY DRY FUELS FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 277...278...414 AND
416...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RIVERTON HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 9 PM MDT MONDAY.

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 277...278...414...AND ZONE
  416.

* WIND...WEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 8 PERCENT.

* THUNDERSTORMS...ISOLATED DRY OVER SOUTHERN ZONE 277.

* 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.

&&

$$

WYZ279-220300-
/O.NEW.KRIW.FW.W.0023.160822T1800Z-160823T0300Z/
SWEETWATER COUNTY/ROCK SPRINGS BLM/FLAMING GORGE NRA-
201 PM MDT SUN AUG 21 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 9 PM MDT MONDAY FOR LOW
RELATIVE HUMIDITY...WINDY CONDITIONS...AND CRITICALLY DRY FUELS
FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 279...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RIVERTON HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 9 PM MDT MONDAY.

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 279.

* WIND...WEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO 30 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 9 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.

&&

$$

WYZ280-289-300-220300-
/O.NEW.KRIW.FW.W.0023.160822T1800Z-160823T0300Z/
NATRONA COUNTY/CASPER BLM-
GRANITE/GREEN/FERRIS/RATTLESNAKE MOUNTAINS-CASPER MOUNTAIN-
201 PM MDT SUN AUG 21 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 9 PM MDT MONDAY FOR LOW
RELATIVE HUMIDITY...WINDY CONDITIONS...AND CRITICALLY DRY FUELS
FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 280...289 AND 300...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RIVERTON HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 9 PM MDT MONDAY.

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 280...289...AND 300.

* WIND...WEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO 30 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 7 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.

&&

$$

WYZ283-288-220300-
/O.NEW.KRIW.FW.W.0023.160822T1800Z-160823T0300Z/
UPPER WIND RIVER BASIN/WIND RIVER BASIN-
EAST WIND RIVER MOUNTAINS/SOUTH SHOSHONE NF-
201 PM MDT SUN AUG 21 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 9 PM MDT MONDAY FOR LOW
RELATIVE HUMIDITY...WINDY CONDITIONS...AND CRITICALLY DRY FUELS
FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 283 AND 288...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RIVERTON HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 9 PM MDT MONDAY.

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 283 AND ZONE 288.

* WIND...WEST TO SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO 30 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 10 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.

&&

$$

WYZ276-220300-
/O.NEW.KRIW.FW.W.0023.160822T1800Z-160823T0300Z/
CODY FOOTHILLS-
201 PM MDT SUN AUG 21 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 9 PM MDT MONDAY FOR LOW
RELATIVE HUMIDITY...WINDY CONDITIONS...AND CRITICALLY DRY FUELS
FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 276...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RIVERTON HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 9 PM MDT MONDAY.

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 276.

* WIND...WEST TO SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO 30 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 10 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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