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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
1059 AM MDT FRI JUL 29 2016

WYZ001>020-022>030-301300-
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK-ABSAROKA MOUNTAINS-CODY FOOTHILLS-
NORTH BIG HORN BASIN-SOUTHWEST BIG HORN BASIN-
SOUTHEAST BIG HORN BASIN-OWL CREEK AND BRIDGER MOUNTAINS-
BIGHORN MOUNTAINS WEST-BIGHORN MOUNTAINS SOUTHEAST-
NORTHEAST JOHNSON COUNTY-SOUTHEAST JOHNSON COUNTY-
TETON AND GROS VENTRE MOUNTAINS-JACKSON HOLE-
WIND RIVER MOUNTAINS WEST-WIND RIVER MOUNTAINS EAST-
UPPER WIND RIVER BASIN-WIND RIVER BASIN-LANDER FOOTHILLS-
GREEN MOUNTAINS AND RATTLESNAKE RANGE-
NATRONA COUNTY LOWER ELEVATIONS-CASPER MOUNTAIN-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-
1059 AM MDT FRI JUL 29 2016

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING FOR THE
WESTERN MOUNTAINS AND THE WIND RIVER BASIN...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR WESTERN AND CENTRAL WYOMING.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

ISOLATED AFTERNOON AND EVENING THUNDERSTORMS...MAINLY EAST OF THE
DIVIDE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

SATURDAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE ACROSS AREAS WEST OF
THE CONTINENTAL DIVIDE. ELEVATED FIRE DANGER OVER THE WESTERN
MOUNTAINS AND WIND RIVER BASIN WHERE A FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS IN
EFFECT.

SUNDAY AND MONDAY...ISOLATED TO SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY...ISOLATED AFTERNOON AND EVENING THUNDERSTORMS.

WEDNESDAY...ISOLATED AFTERNOON AND EVENING THUNDERSTORMS IN
SOUTHERN WYOMING.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT HAIL SIZES AND ANY WIND GUSTS
GREATER THAN 45 MPH. THANK YOU.

$$

TEAM RIVERTON



Fire Weather Watch

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
1049 AM MDT FRI JUL 29 2016

...CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS POSSIBLE OVER THE WESTERN
MOUNTAINS AND WIND RIVER BASIN SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING...

.THE COMBINATION OF LOW RH`S...VERY WARM TO HOT
TEMPERATURES...BREEZY CONDITIONS...ISOLATED DRY LIGHTNING STORMS
AND HAINES INDEX OF 6 MAY RESULT IN CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER
CONDITIONS SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

WYZ283-301000-
/O.NEW.KRIW.FW.A.0012.160730T1900Z-160731T0300Z/
UPPER WIND RIVER BASIN/WIND RIVER BASIN-
1049 AM MDT FRI JUL 29 2016

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING FOR LOW RH`S...HOT TEMPERATURES...BREEZY
CONDITIONS...ISOLATED DRY LIGHTNING STORMS AND A HAINES INDEX OF 6
FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 283...

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

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 283.

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

* HUMIDITY...8 TO 12 PERCENT.

* THUNDERSTORMS...ISOLATED DRY LIGHTNING STORMS MAINLY FROM
  CROWHEART TO DUBOIS IN THE LATE AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

* HIGHEST THREAT...IS LOCATED FROM CROWHEART TO DUBOIS.

* 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.

&&

$$

SKRBAC



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