Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Riverton WY
908 PM MDT Fri Aug 18 2017

WYZ019-023>030-190800-
Green Mountains and Rattlesnake Range-Star Valley-
Salt River and Wyoming Ranges-Upper Green River Basin Foothills-
Upper Green River Basin-South Lincoln County-
Rock Springs and Green River-Flaming Gorge-East Sweetwater County-
Including the cities of Jeffrey City, Afton, Alpine,
Star Valley Ranch, Thayne, Pinedale, La Barge, Big Piney, Farson,
Kemmerer, Cokeville, Rock Springs, Green River, and Wamsutter
908 PM MDT Fri Aug 18 2017

...Elevated Fire Conditions Will Exist Saturday...

Elevated fire weather conditions can be expected for all of the
southwest quadrant in addition to south central Wyoming Saturday
as relative humidity drops into the lower teens across the lower
elevations...and the mid teens to around 25 percent in the
mountains. Winds will be west to northwest 10 to 15 mph with
afternoon gusts 20 to 25 mph at times. Residents, travellers, and
campers this weekend are encouraged to take strong caution if
considering any type of burning activities. Please follow local
burning rules. In addition, do not park your vehicle over any dry
plant surface as this could cause the vehicle to go up in flames.

$$

WYZ001-002-012>016-190800-
Yellowstone National Park-Absaroka Mountains-
Teton and Gros Ventre Mountains-Jackson Hole-
Wind River Mountains West-Wind River Mountains East-
Upper Wind River Basin-
Including the cities of Lake, Mammoth, Old Faithful, Jackson,
and Dubois
908 PM MDT Fri Aug 18 2017

...Elevated Fire Conditions Will Exist Saturday...

Elevated fire weather conditions can be expected for all of the
northwest quadrant of Wyoming Saturday as relative humidity drops
into the mid teens across the valleys...and the upper teens to
around 30 percent in the mountains. Winds will be west to
southwest 10 to 20 mph with afternoon gusts to 25 mph at times
across the mountains. Residents, travellers, and campers this
weekend are encouraged to take strong caution if considering any
type of burning activities. Please follow local burning rules. In
addition, do not park your vehicle over any dry plant surface as
this could cause the vehicle to go up in flames.

$$

WYZ003>007-017-018-190800-
Cody Foothills-North Big Horn Basin-Southwest Big Horn Basin-
Southeast Big Horn Basin-Owl Creek and Bridger Mountains-
Wind River Basin-Lander Foothills-
Including the cities of Cody, Meeteetse, Thermopolis, Worland,
Riverton, Shoshoni, and Lander
908 PM MDT Fri Aug 18 2017

...Elevated Fire Conditions Will Exist Saturday...

Elevated fire weather conditions can be expected for all of
central and northern Wyoming Saturday as relative humidity drops
into the lower teens across the lower elevations...to near 20
percent in the Cody Foothills. Winds will be variable 5 to 15 mph
with occasional afternoon gusts to 20 mph at times. Residents,
travellers, and campers this weekend are encouraged to take strong
caution if considering any type of burning activities. Please
follow local burning rules. In addition, do not park your vehicle
over any dry plant surface as this could cause the vehicle to go
up in flames.

$$

WYZ008>011-020-022-190800-
Bighorn Mountains West-Bighorn Mountains Southeast-
Northeast Johnson County-Southeast Johnson County-
Natrona County Lower Elevations-Casper Mountain-
Including the cities of Buffalo, Kaycee, and Casper
908 PM MDT Fri Aug 18 2017

...Elevated Fire Conditions Will Exist Saturday...

Elevated fire weather conditions can be expected for all of
central and northern Wyoming Saturday as relative humidity drops
into the lower and mid teens across the lower elevations...and
the mid teens to around 25 percent in the mountains. Winds will be
west 10 to 15 mph with afternoon gusts to 20 mph at times across
Natrona County...variable 5 to 10 mph with occasional gusts to 15
mph over Johnson County. Residents, travellers, and campers this
weekend are encouraged to take strong caution if considering any
type of burning activities. Please follow local burning rules. In
addition, do not park your vehicle over any dry plant surface as
this could cause the vehicle to go up in flames.

$$



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