Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
500 AM MDT WED JUL 23 2014

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ABSAROKA MOUNTAINS-BIGHORN MOUNTAINS SOUTHEAST-
BIGHORN MOUNTAINS WEST-CASPER MOUNTAIN-CODY FOOTHILLS-
EAST SWEETWATER COUNTY-FLAMING GORGE-
GREEN MOUNTAINS AND RATTLESNAKE RANGE-JACKSON HOLE-LANDER FOOTHILLS-
NATRONA COUNTY LOWER ELEVATIONS-NORTH BIG HORN BASIN-
NORTHEAST JOHNSON COUNTY-OWL CREEK AND BRIDGER MOUNTAINS-
ROCK SPRINGS AND GREEN RIVER-SALT RIVER AND WYOMING RANGES-
SOUTH LINCOLN COUNTY-SOUTHEAST BIG HORN BASIN-
SOUTHEAST JOHNSON COUNTY-SOUTHWEST BIG HORN BASIN-STAR VALLEY-
TETON AND GROS VENTRE MOUNTAINS-UPPER GREEN RIVER BASIN-
UPPER GREEN RIVER BASIN FOOTHILLS-UPPER WIND RIVER BASIN-
WIND RIVER BASIN-WIND RIVER MOUNTAINS EAST-WIND RIVER MOUNTAINS WEST-
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK-
500 AM MDT WED JUL 23 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING FOR PARTS OF CENTRAL AND SOUTH CENTRAL WYOMING
FROM NOON TODAY THROUGH 9 PM MDT FRIDAY...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH FOR THE CODY FOOTHILLS FROM NOON THURSDAY
THROUGH 9 PM FRIDAY...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR WESTERN AND CENTRAL WYOMING.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A COMBINATION OF HOT TEMPERATURES...INCREASING WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITY WILL LEAD TO EXTREME FIRE CONDITIONS ACROSS THE
CENTRAL AND SOUTH WHERE FUELS HAVE BECOME CRITICAL OVER RECENT
DAYS. OTHERWISE...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE CENTRAL MOUNTAINS IN
ADDITION TO THE SOUTH AND EAST.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

THURSDAY AND FRIDAY...CRITICAL FIRE CONDITIONS CONTINUE ACROSS THE
CENTRAL AND SOUTH AND ALSO THE CODY FOOTHILLS WHERE FUELS HAVE BECOME
CRITICAL OVER RECENT DAYS. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL OCCUR
THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND NIGHT ACROSS THE SOUTH AND SOUTHEAST
FORECAST AREA.

SATURDAY...ELEVATED TO EXTREME FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ACROSS
SWEETWATER COUNTY WITH WARM...VERY DRY AND BREEZY CONDITIONS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY AND TONIGHT.

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TEAM RIVERTON




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