Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
352 PM MDT MON AUG 22 2016

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

...RED FLAG WARNING FOR SOUTHERN AND SOUTHWEST WYOMING WEST OF
THE DIVIDE AND PORTIONS OF NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WYOMING EAST OF
THE DIVIDE TUESDAY...

.CRITICAL FIRE CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE THIS AFTERNOON AND
EVENING FOR MANY AREAS AND AGAIN ON TUESDAY FOR PORTIONS OF
SOUTHWESTERN AND CENTRAL WYOMING AS GUSTY DRY CONDITIONS COMBINE
WITH CRITICALLY DRY FUELS.

WYZ286-230300-
/O.CON.KRIW.FW.W.0023.000000T0000Z-160823T0300Z/
/O.CON.KRIW.FW.W.0024.160823T1800Z-160824T0300Z/
ABSAROKA MOUNTAINS/NORTH SHOSHONE NF-
352 PM MDT MON AUG 22 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MDT THIS EVENING
FOR LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...WINDY CONDITIONS...AND CRITICALLY DRY
FUELS FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 286......RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT
FROM NOON TO 9 PM MDT TUESDAY FOR LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...WINDY
CONDITIONS...AND CRITICALLY DRY FUELS FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 286...
...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 9 PM MDT
TUESDAY FOR LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...WINDY CONDITIONS...AND
CRITICALLY DRY FUELS FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 286......RED FLAG
WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 9 PM MDT TUESDAY FOR LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITY...WINDY CONDITIONS...AND CRITICALLY DRY FUELS FOR FIRE
WEATHER ZONE 286...

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 286...ESPECIALLY THE
  SOUTHERN PORTION.

* WIND...WEST 10 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS 30 TO 40 MPH. ISOLATED
  GUSTS 45 TO 55 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE FROM TIME TO TIME.

* 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.

&&

$$

WYZ277-278-414-416-230300-
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/O.CON.KRIW.FW.W.0024.160823T1800Z-160824T0300Z/
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-
352 PM MDT MON AUG 22 2016

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

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

* WIND...WEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH. ISOLATED GUSTS TO
  40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE FROM TIME TO TIME.

* HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 10 PERCENT.

* THUNDERSTORMS...ISOLATED DRY OVER SOUTHERN ZONES 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.

&&

$$

WYZ279-230300-
/O.CON.KRIW.FW.W.0023.000000T0000Z-160823T0300Z/
/O.CON.KRIW.FW.W.0024.160823T1800Z-160824T0300Z/
SWEETWATER COUNTY/ROCK SPRINGS BLM/FLAMING GORGE NRA-
352 PM MDT MON AUG 22 2016

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

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 279...ESPECIALLY THE
  NORTHERN HALF.

* WIND...WEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO 30 MPH. ISOLATED GUSTS
  TO 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE FROM TIME TO TIME.

* HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 10 PERCENT

* THUNDERSTORMS...ISOLATED DRY OVER SOUTHERN ZONES 279.

* 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.

&&

$$

WYZ289-230300-
/O.CON.KRIW.FW.W.0023.000000T0000Z-160823T0300Z/
/O.CON.KRIW.FW.W.0024.160823T1800Z-160824T0300Z/
GRANITE/GREEN/FERRIS/RATTLESNAKE MOUNTAINS-
352 PM MDT MON AUG 22 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MDT THIS EVENING
FOR LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...WINDY CONDITIONS...AND CRITICALLY DRY
FUELS FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 289...
...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 9 PM MDT TUESDAY FOR
LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...WINDY CONDITIONS...AND CRITICALLY DRY
FUELS FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 289...

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 289.

* WIND...WEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO 30 MPH. ISOLATED GUSTS
  TO 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE FROM TIME TO TIME.

* 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.

&&

$$

WYZ288-230300-
/O.CON.KRIW.FW.W.0023.000000T0000Z-160823T0300Z/
/O.CON.KRIW.FW.W.0024.160823T1800Z-160824T0300Z/
EAST WIND RIVER MOUNTAINS/SOUTH SHOSHONE NF-
352 PM MDT MON AUG 22 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MDT THIS EVENING
FOR LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...WINDY CONDITIONS...AND CRITICALLY DRY
FUELS FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 288...
...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 9 PM MDT TUESDAY FOR
LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...WINDY CONDITIONS...AND CRITICALLY DRY
FUELS FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 288...

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 288.

* WIND...WEST TO SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO 30 MPH.
  ISOLATED GUSTS TO 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE FROM TIME TO TIME.

* 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.

&&

$$

WYZ140-415-230300-
/O.CON.KRIW.FW.W.0023.000000T0000Z-160823T0300Z/
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK-
NORTH ZONE BRIDGER TETON NF AND GRAND TETON NP-
352 PM MDT MON AUG 22 2016

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

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

* WIND...WEST TO SOUTHWEST 10 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS 30 TO 35 MPH.
  ISOLATED GUSTS TO 45 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE FROM TIME TO TIME.

* 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.

&&

$$

WYZ280-285-300-230300-
/O.CON.KRIW.FW.W.0023.000000T0000Z-160823T0300Z/
NATRONA COUNTY/CASPER BLM-SOUTH BIGHORN MOUNTAINS-CASPER MOUNTAIN-
352 PM MDT MON AUG 22 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MDT THIS EVENING
FOR LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...WINDY CONDITIONS...AND CRITICALLY DRY
FUELS FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 280...285 AND 300...

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 280...285...AND 300.

* WIND...WEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO 30 MPH. ISOLATED GUSTS
  TO 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE FROM TIME TO TIME.

* 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.

&&

$$

WYZ283-230300-
/O.CON.KRIW.FW.W.0023.000000T0000Z-160823T0300Z/
UPPER WIND RIVER BASIN/WIND RIVER BASIN-
352 PM MDT MON AUG 22 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MDT THIS EVENING
FOR LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...WINDY CONDITIONS...AND CRITICALLY DRY
FUELS FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 283...

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 283.

* WIND...WEST TO SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO 30 MPH.
  ISOLATED GUSTS TO 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE FROM TIME TO TIME.

* 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.

&&

$$

WYZ276-230300-
/O.CON.KRIW.FW.W.0023.000000T0000Z-160823T0300Z/
CODY FOOTHILLS-
352 PM MDT MON AUG 22 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MDT THIS EVENING
FOR LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...WINDY CONDITIONS...AND CRITICALLY DRY
FUELS FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 276...

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 276.

* WIND...WEST TO SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO 30 MPH.
  ISOLATED GUSTS TO 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE FROM TIME TO TIME.

* 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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