Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
209 PM MDT MON AUG 29 2016

...INCREASING WINDS AND LOWERING HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE
281 TUESDAY AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING...

.INCREASING SOUTH WINDS AND LOWERING RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY RESULT
IN CRITICAL BURNING CONDITIONS FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 281 FROM 1200
THROUGH 2000 TUESDAY.

WYZ281-300415-
/O.NEW.KRIW.FW.A.0018.160830T1200Z-160830T2000Z/
JOHNSON COUNTY/CASPER BLM-
209 PM MDT MON AUG 29 2016

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
EARLY TUESDAY AFTERNOON FOR THE LOWER ELEVATIONS OF JOHNSON
COUNTY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 281...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RIVERTON HAS ISSUED A FIRE
WEATHER WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 281.

* WIND...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS OF 25 TO 30 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...14 TO 15 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP WILL LIKELY SPREAD RAPIDLY.
  OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT RECOMMENDED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE FORECAST TO OCCUR. LISTEN FOR LATER FORECASTS AND POSSIBLE
RED FLAG WARNINGS.

&&

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TEAM RIVERTON



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