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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Cheyenne WY
816 PM MDT Mon Oct 16 2017

...Critical Fire Conditions Return on Tuesday Afternoon...

NEZ312-313-WYZ301-306-309-310-171800-
/O.UPG.KCYS.FW.A.0010.171017T1800Z-171018T0000Z/
/O.NEW.KCYS.FW.W.0022.171017T1800Z-171018T0000Z/
Box Butte/South Sioux-
Scotts Bluff National Monument/Wildcat Hills-
Niobrara/Lower Elevations of Converse/Thunder Basin National
Grassland-Upper North Platte River Basin-
South Laramie Range/Medicine Bow NF-
Platte/Goshen/Central and Eastern Laramie-
816 PM MDT Mon Oct 16 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 6 PM MDT TUESDAY FOR
LOW HUMIDITY AND GUSTY WINDS FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 301, 306,
309, 310, 312, AND 313...

The National Weather Service in Cheyenne has issued a Red Flag
Warning, which is in effect from noon to 6 PM MDT Tuesday. The
Fire Weather Watch is no longer in effect.

* WIND...West winds 20 mph with gusts to 30 mph.

* HUMIDITY...8 to 12 percent.

* THUNDERSTORMS...None.

* 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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