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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
347 PM MDT THU JUL 24 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH 9 PM MDT FRIDAY FOR FIRE
ZONES 276...279...280...283...285...287 AND 300...
...RED FLAG WARNING UNTIL 9 PM THIS EVENING FOR 275...281 AND
282...

.WIND...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND HIGH HAINES INDEX OF 5 TO
6 WILL COMBINE WITH CRITICALLY DRY VEGETATION TO RESULT IN
DANGEROUS BURNING CONDITIONS THROUGH THIS EVENING AND AGAIN
FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING. THE TIME FRAME FOR THE WIND TO
COMBINE WITH THE LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR POTENTIAL CRITICAL
FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL BE THROUGH 9 PM TODAY AND AGAIN FROM
NOON THROUGH 9 PM FRIDAY. ADDITIONALLY... THERE WILL BE A CHANCE
FOR AN ISOLATED DRY THUNDERSTORM THIS MORNING AND AFTERNOON FOR
ZONES 279...280...AND 300. ADDED IN ZONES 275...281 AND 282 THROUGH
THIS EVENING FOR HOT TEMPERATURES...STRONG WIND AND LOW RH.

WYZ275-282-250300-
/O.EXB.KRIW.FW.W.0005.000000T0000Z-140725T0300Z/
NORTH BIG HORN BASIN/WORLAND BLM-SOUTH BIG HORN BASIN/WORLAND BLM-
347 PM MDT THU JUL 24 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MDT THIS EVENING FOR
WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 275 AND
282...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RIVERTON HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
UNTIL 9 PM MDT THIS EVENING.

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONES 275 AND 282.

* WINDS...WEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 9 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...CONDITIONS WILL BE FAVORABLE FOR EXTREME FIRE
  BEHAVIOR AND RAPID RATES OF SPREAD IN DRY FUELS.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
347 PM MDT THU JUL 24 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH 9 PM MDT FRIDAY FOR FIRE
ZONES 276...279...280...283...285...287 AND 300...
...RED FLAG WARNING UNTIL 9 PM THIS EVENING FOR 275...281 AND
282...

.WIND...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND HIGH HAINES INDEX OF 5 TO
6 WILL COMBINE WITH CRITICALLY DRY VEGETATION TO RESULT IN
DANGEROUS BURNING CONDITIONS THROUGH THIS EVENING AND AGAIN
FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING. THE TIME FRAME FOR THE WIND TO
COMBINE WITH THE LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR POTENTIAL CRITICAL
FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL BE THROUGH 9 PM TODAY AND AGAIN FROM
NOON THROUGH 9 PM FRIDAY. ADDITIONALLY... THERE WILL BE A CHANCE
FOR AN ISOLATED DRY THUNDERSTORM THIS MORNING AND AFTERNOON FOR
ZONES 279...280...AND 300. ADDED IN ZONES 275...281 AND 282 THROUGH
THIS EVENING FOR HOT TEMPERATURES...STRONG WIND AND LOW RH.

WYZ279-251000-
/O.CON.KRIW.FW.W.0005.000000T0000Z-140726T0300Z/
SWEETWATER COUNTY/ROCK SPRINGS BLM/FLAMING GORGE NRA-
347 PM MDT THU JUL 24 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MDT FRIDAY FOR
WIND...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...A HAINES INDEX OF 5...AND ISOLATED
DRY THUNDERSTORMS FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 279...

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 279.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...12 TO 15 PERCENT TODAY AND 10 TO 12
  PERCENT FRIDAY.

* IMPACTS...CONDITIONS WILL BE FAVORABLE FOR EXTREME FIRE
  BEHAVIOR AND RAPID RATES OF SPREAD IN DRY FUELS.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
347 PM MDT THU JUL 24 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH 9 PM MDT FRIDAY FOR FIRE
ZONES 276...279...280...283...285...287 AND 300...
...RED FLAG WARNING UNTIL 9 PM THIS EVENING FOR 275...281 AND
282...

.WIND...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND HIGH HAINES INDEX OF 5 TO
6 WILL COMBINE WITH CRITICALLY DRY VEGETATION TO RESULT IN
DANGEROUS BURNING CONDITIONS THROUGH THIS EVENING AND AGAIN
FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING. THE TIME FRAME FOR THE WIND TO
COMBINE WITH THE LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR POTENTIAL CRITICAL
FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL BE THROUGH 9 PM TODAY AND AGAIN FROM
NOON THROUGH 9 PM FRIDAY. ADDITIONALLY... THERE WILL BE A CHANCE
FOR AN ISOLATED DRY THUNDERSTORM THIS MORNING AND AFTERNOON FOR
ZONES 279...280...AND 300. ADDED IN ZONES 275...281 AND 282 THROUGH
THIS EVENING FOR HOT TEMPERATURES...STRONG WIND AND LOW RH.

WYZ280-300-251000-
/O.CON.KRIW.FW.W.0005.000000T0000Z-140726T0300Z/
NATRONA COUNTY/CASPER BLM-CASPER MOUNTAIN-
347 PM MDT THU JUL 24 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MDT FRIDAY FOR
WIND...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...A HAINES INDEX OF 5...AND ISOLATED
DRY THUNDERSTORMS FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 280 AND 300...

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONES 280 AND 300.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 11 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...CONDITIONS WILL BE FAVORABLE FOR EXTREME FIRE
  BEHAVIOR AND RAPID RATES OF SPREAD IN DRY FUELS.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
347 PM MDT THU JUL 24 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH 9 PM MDT FRIDAY FOR FIRE
ZONES 276...279...280...283...285...287 AND 300...
...RED FLAG WARNING UNTIL 9 PM THIS EVENING FOR 275...281 AND
282...

.WIND...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND HIGH HAINES INDEX OF 5 TO
6 WILL COMBINE WITH CRITICALLY DRY VEGETATION TO RESULT IN
DANGEROUS BURNING CONDITIONS THROUGH THIS EVENING AND AGAIN
FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING. THE TIME FRAME FOR THE WIND TO
COMBINE WITH THE LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR POTENTIAL CRITICAL
FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL BE THROUGH 9 PM TODAY AND AGAIN FROM
NOON THROUGH 9 PM FRIDAY. ADDITIONALLY... THERE WILL BE A CHANCE
FOR AN ISOLATED DRY THUNDERSTORM THIS MORNING AND AFTERNOON FOR
ZONES 279...280...AND 300. ADDED IN ZONES 275...281 AND 282 THROUGH
THIS EVENING FOR HOT TEMPERATURES...STRONG WIND AND LOW RH.

WYZ283-251000-
/O.CON.KRIW.FW.W.0005.000000T0000Z-140726T0300Z/
UPPER WIND RIVER BASIN/WIND RIVER BASIN-
347 PM MDT THU JUL 24 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MDT FRIDAY FOR
WIND...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND A HAINES INDEX OF 5 FOR FIRE
WEATHER ZONE 283...

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 283.

* WINDS...WEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 10 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...CONDITIONS WILL BE FAVORABLE FOR EXTREME FIRE
  BEHAVIOR AND RAPID RATES OF SPREAD IN DRY FUELS.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
347 PM MDT THU JUL 24 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH 9 PM MDT FRIDAY FOR FIRE
ZONES 276...279...280...283...285...287 AND 300...
...RED FLAG WARNING UNTIL 9 PM THIS EVENING FOR 275...281 AND
282...

.WIND...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND HIGH HAINES INDEX OF 5 TO
6 WILL COMBINE WITH CRITICALLY DRY VEGETATION TO RESULT IN
DANGEROUS BURNING CONDITIONS THROUGH THIS EVENING AND AGAIN
FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING. THE TIME FRAME FOR THE WIND TO
COMBINE WITH THE LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR POTENTIAL CRITICAL
FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL BE THROUGH 9 PM TODAY AND AGAIN FROM
NOON THROUGH 9 PM FRIDAY. ADDITIONALLY... THERE WILL BE A CHANCE
FOR AN ISOLATED DRY THUNDERSTORM THIS MORNING AND AFTERNOON FOR
ZONES 279...280...AND 300. ADDED IN ZONES 275...281 AND 282 THROUGH
THIS EVENING FOR HOT TEMPERATURES...STRONG WIND AND LOW RH.

WYZ285-287-251000-
/O.CON.KRIW.FW.W.0005.000000T0000Z-140726T0300Z/
SOUTH BIGHORN MOUNTAINS-OWL CREEK MOUNTAINS-
347 PM MDT THU JUL 24 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MDT FRIDAY FOR
WIND...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...ISOLATED DRY THUNDERSTORMS AND AND
A HAINES INDEX OF 5 FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 285 AND 287...

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONES 285 AND 287.

* WINDS...WEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 13 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...CONDITIONS WILL BE FAVORABLE FOR EXTREME FIRE
  BEHAVIOR AND RAPID RATES OF SPREAD IN DRY FUELS.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
347 PM MDT THU JUL 24 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH 9 PM MDT FRIDAY FOR FIRE
ZONES 276...279...280...283...285...287 AND 300...
...RED FLAG WARNING UNTIL 9 PM THIS EVENING FOR 275...281 AND
282...

.WIND...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND HIGH HAINES INDEX OF 5 TO
6 WILL COMBINE WITH CRITICALLY DRY VEGETATION TO RESULT IN
DANGEROUS BURNING CONDITIONS THROUGH THIS EVENING AND AGAIN
FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING. THE TIME FRAME FOR THE WIND TO
COMBINE WITH THE LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR POTENTIAL CRITICAL
FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL BE THROUGH 9 PM TODAY AND AGAIN FROM
NOON THROUGH 9 PM FRIDAY. ADDITIONALLY... THERE WILL BE A CHANCE
FOR AN ISOLATED DRY THUNDERSTORM THIS MORNING AND AFTERNOON FOR
ZONES 279...280...AND 300. ADDED IN ZONES 275...281 AND 282 THROUGH
THIS EVENING FOR HOT TEMPERATURES...STRONG WIND AND LOW RH.

WYZ281-250300-
/O.EXB.KRIW.FW.W.0005.000000T0000Z-140725T0300Z/
JOHNSON COUNTY/CASPER BLM-
347 PM MDT THU JUL 24 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MDT THIS EVENING FOR
WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 281...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RIVERTON HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
UNTIL 9 PM MDT THIS EVENING.

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 281.

* WINDS...WEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 9 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...CONDITIONS WILL BE FAVORABLE FOR EXTREME FIRE
  BEHAVIOR AND RAPID RATES OF SPREAD IN DRY FUELS.

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.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTH PLATTE NE
520 PM CDT THU JUL 24 2014

NEZ004>010-022>029-035>038-056>059-069>071-094-252230-
SHERIDAN-EASTERN CHERRY-KEYA PAHA-BOYD-BROWN-ROCK-HOLT-GARDEN-
GRANT-HOOKER-THOMAS-BLAINE-LOUP-GARFIELD-WHEELER-ARTHUR-MCPHERSON-
LOGAN-CUSTER-DEUEL-KEITH-PERKINS-LINCOLN-CHASE-HAYES-FRONTIER-
WESTERN CHERRY-
520 PM CDT THU JUL 24 2014 /420 PM MDT THU JUL 24 2014/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF WESTERN AND
NORTH CENTRAL NEBRASKA.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE LIKELY THIS EVENING FROM THE SOUTHERN
NEBRASKA PANHANDLE INTO SOUTHWEST NEBRASKA...EXTENDING EAST TOWARD
NORTH CENTRAL NEBRASKA LATER TONIGHT. AT THIS TIME WIDESPREAD SEVERE
WEATHER IS UNLIKELY...HOWEVER A FEW STORMS MAY PRODUCE GUSTY
WINDS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

ADDITIONAL THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE FRIDAY NIGHT INTO SATURDAY...AND
THEN AGAIN FROM MONDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY. SEVERE WEATHER IS NOT
ANTICIPATED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED THROUGH TONIGHT.

&&

GET YOUR WEATHER...HYDROLOGICAL...AND CLIMATE INFORMATION AT
HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/NORTHPLATTE (ALL LOWERCASE)

$$

MARTIN

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
354 PM MDT THU JUL 24 2014

WYZ001>020-022>030-251200-
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-
354 PM MDT THU JUL 24 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING FOR PARTS OF NORTHERN...CENTRAL AND SOUTH CENTRAL
WYOMING FROM NOON TODAY THROUGH 9 PM MDT FRIDAY...
...RED FLAG WARNING FOR THE BIGHORN BASIN AND LOWER ELEVATIONS OF
JOHNSON COUNTY UNTIL 9 PM THIS EVENING...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR WESTERN AND CENTRAL WYOMING.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

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

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

FRIDAY...CRITICAL FIRE CONDITIONS CONTINUE ACROSS THE CENTRAL AND
SOUTH AND ALSO THE CODY FOOTHILLS WHERE FUELS HAVE BECOME CRITICAL
OVER RECENT DAYS.

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

TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY...ISOLATED TO WIDELY SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY AND TONIGHT.

$$

TEAM RIVERTON

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
222 PM MDT THU JUL 24 2014

SDZ001-002-012>014-024>032-041>044-046-047-049-072>074-WYZ054>058-
071-251300-
HARDING-PERKINS-BUTTE-NORTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-ZIEBACH-
NORTHERN BLACK HILLS-NORTHERN FOOT HILLS-RAPID CITY-
SOUTHERN FOOT HILLS-CENTRAL BLACK HILLS-SOUTHERN BLACK HILLS-
CUSTER CO PLAINS-PENNINGTON CO PLAINS-HAAKON-FALL RIVER-SHANNON-
JACKSON-BENNETT-MELLETTE-TODD-TRIPP-STURGIS/PIEDMONT FOOT HILLS-
SOUTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-HERMOSA FOOT HILLS-NORTHERN CAMPBELL-
SOUTHERN CAMPBELL-WESTERN CROOK-WYOMING BLACK HILLS-WESTON-
NORTHEASTERN CROOK-
222 PM MDT THU JUL 24 2014 /322 PM CDT THU JUL 24 2014/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR WESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA AND
NORTHEASTERN WYOMING.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE FORECAST LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND
OVERNIGHT. A FEW STORMS MAY PRODUCE STRONG GUSTY WINDS. SOME HAIL
IS ALSO POSSIBLE.

HEAT INDICES WILL REACH 105 DEGREES OVER SOUTHWESTERN AND SOUTH
CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA LATE THIS AFTERNOON.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

ISOLATED TO SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE FRIDAY NIGHT
INTO SATURDAY MORNING...ESPECIALLY ACROSS SOUTHWEST AND SOUTH
CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA. A FEW STORMS MAY PRODUCED LARGE HAIL AND
GUSTY WINDS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL LIKELY NOT BE NEEDED THIS AFTERNOON OR
TONIGHT.

&&

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO FOR FURTHER DETAILS OR UPDATES...
OR CHECK OUR WEB SITE AT WEATHER.GOV/RAPIDCITY

$$

JC

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
1103 AM MDT THU JUL 24 2014

COZ030>051-251715-
JACKSON COUNTY BELOW 9000 FEET-
WEST JACKSON AND WEST GRAND COUNTIES ABOVE 9000 FEET-
GRAND AND SUMMIT COUNTIES BELOW 9000 FEET-
SOUTH AND EAST JACKSON/LARIMER/NORTH AND NORTHEAST GRAND/
NORTHWEST BOULDER COUNTIES ABOVE 9000 FEET-
SOUTH AND SOUTHEAST GRAND/WEST CENTRAL AND SOUTHWEST BOULDER/
GILPIN/CLEAR CREEK/SUMMIT/NORTH AND WEST PARK COUNTIES ABOVE
9000 FEET-LARIMER AND BOULDER COUNTIES BETWEEN 6000 AND 9000 FEET-
JEFFERSON AND WEST DOUGLAS COUNTIES ABOVE 6000 FEET/GILPIN/CLEAR
CREEK/NORTHEAST PARK COUNTIES BELOW 9000 FEET-
CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST PARK COUNTY-
LARIMER COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/NORTHWEST WELD COUNTY-
BOULDER AND JEFFERSON COUNTIES BELOW 6000 FEET/WEST BROOMFIELD
COUNTY-
NORTH DOUGLAS COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/DENVER/WEST ADAMS AND
ARAPAHOE COUNTIES/EAST BROOMFIELD COUNTY-
ELBERT/CENTRAL AND EAST DOUGLAS COUNTIES ABOVE 6000 FEET-
NORTHEAST WELD COUNTY-CENTRAL AND SOUTH WELD COUNTY-MORGAN COUNTY-
CENTRAL AND EAST ADAMS AND ARAPAHOE COUNTIES-
NORTH AND NORTHEAST ELBERT COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/NORTH LINCOLN
COUNTY-
SOUTHEAST ELBERT COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/SOUTH LINCOLN COUNTY-
LOGAN COUNTY-WASHINGTON COUNTY-SEDGWICK COUNTY-PHILLIPS COUNTY-
1103 AM MDT THU JUL 24 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHEAST AND NORTH CENTRAL
COLORADO.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORM WILL DEVELOP OVER THE
MOUNTAINS AND FOOTHILLS FROM NOON TO 2 PM. THEY SHOULD SPREAD OVER
THE NORTHEAST PLAINS LATER THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING. EXPECT RAIN
AND GUSTY WINDS TO 45 MPH WITH THE STORMS THIS AFTERNOON.

MOISTURE LEVELS WILL BE ON THE INCREASE TODAY AS THE BROAD HIGH
PRESSURE ALOFT SHIFTS FURTHER SOUTH OVER THE REGION. TEMPERATURES
WILL REMAIN HOT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES WILL PERSIST THROUGH SATURDAY BEFORE A
GRADUAL COOL DOWN OCCURS SUNDAY THROUGH THE MIDDLE PORTION OF NEXT
WEEK. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS CAN BE EXPECTED IN THE
MOUNTAINS FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING...WITH ONLY ISOLATED
STORMS ON THE PLAINS. THE AIRMASS WILL STABILIZE SOMEWHAT ON
SATURDAY AND SUNDAY BEHIND A COLD FRONT WITH SLIGHTLY LESS STORM
COVERAGE EXPECTED. MOST OF THE STORMS THROUGH THE WEEKEND WILL
PRODUCE BRIEF MODERATE TO HEAVY RAIN...GUSTY WINDS...AND CLOUD TO
GROUND LIGHTNING.

BY MONDAY AND TUESDAY...STORM COVERAGE WILL LIKELY INCREASE WITH
THE POTENTIAL FOR LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL. THERE MAY BE ENOUGH
SHEAR FOR A FEW SEVERE STORMS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
613 AM MDT THU JUL 24 2014

COZ001>014-017>023-UTZ022>025-027>029-251215-
LOWER YAMPA RIVER BASIN-CENTRAL YAMPA RIVER BASIN-
ROAN AND TAVAPUTS PLATEAUS-ELKHEAD AND PARK MOUNTAINS-
UPPER YAMPA RIVER BASIN-GRAND VALLEY-DEBEQUE TO SILT CORRIDOR-
CENTRAL COLORADO RIVER BASIN-GRAND AND BATTLEMENT MESAS-
GORE AND ELK MOUNTAINS/CENTRAL MOUNTAIN VALLEYS-
CENTRAL GUNNISON AND UNCOMPAHGRE RIVER BASIN-
WEST ELK AND SAWATCH MOUNTAINS-FLATTOPS-
UPPER GUNNISON RIVER VALLEY-UNCOMPAHGRE PLATEAU AND DALLAS DIVIDE-
NORTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-SOUTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-
PARADOX VALLEY/LOWER DOLORES RIVER-
FOUR CORNERS/UPPER DOLORES RIVER-ANIMAS RIVER BASIN-
SAN JUAN RIVER BASIN-SOUTHEAST UTAH-EASTERN UINTA MOUNTAINS-
EASTERN UINTA BASIN-TAVAPUTS PLATEAU-ARCHES/GRAND FLAT-
LA SAL AND ABAJO MOUNTAINS-CANYONLANDS/NATURAL BRIDGES-
613 AM MDT THU JUL 24 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL
COLORADO...NORTHWEST COLORADO...SOUTH CENTRAL COLORADO...
SOUTHWEST COLORADO...WEST CENTRAL COLORADO...EAST CENTRAL UTAH...
NORTHEAST UTAH AND SOUTHEAST UTAH.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL QUICKLY DEVELOP AND
EXPAND THIS MORNING...BECOMING NUMEROUS IN THE WESTERN COLORADO
HIGH COUNTRY. WETTING RAINS IS EXPECTED FOR MOST MOUNTAIN SPOTS.
IN THE VALLEYS...BRIEF HEAVY SHOWERS WILL ACCOMPANY THE STRONGEST
THUNDERSTORMS WITH LOCALIZED GUSTS OF 30 TO 40 MPH. FREQUENT AND
DEADLY CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING STRIKES WILL ACCOMPANY
THUNDERSTORMS.

LOCALIZED MUD DEBRIS FLOWS OR FALLING ROCKS WILL BE POSSIBLE IN
THOSE AREAS PRONE TO SUCH ACTIVITY...LIKE STEEP TERRAIN.

MOST STORM ACTIVITY WILL DIE DOWN BY MIDNIGHT WITH SOME LINGERING
INTO THE OVERNIGHT HOURS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

EXPECT STORMS TO DEVELOP OVER THE HIGHER TERRAIN ON FRIDAY WITH SOME
DRIFTING OVER VALLEY LOCATIONS THROUGH THE EVENING HOURS. DRIER
AIR MOVES IN FOR THE WEEKEND WITH A DOWNTURN IN STORM ACTIVITY.
STORMS WILL STILL DEVELOP EACH AFTERNOON BUT MAINLY BE ANCHORED TO
THE HIGHER TERRAIN.

SUNDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...EXPECT SCATTERED AFTERNOON AND EVENING
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS...PRIMARILY OVER THE MOUNTAINS...EACH
DAY. A FEW STORMS WILL DRIFT OFF THE MOUNTAINS LATE IN THE DAY AND
PRODUCE GUSTY WINDS AND BRIEF SHOWERS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

A SLIGHT POSSIBILITY THAT SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL BE NEEDED THIS
AFTERNOON...BUT NOT LIKELY.

$$


Short Term Forecast


SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
701 PM MDT THU JUL 24 2014

COZ002-005-013-250200-
FLATTOPS-CENTRAL YAMPA RIVER BASIN-UPPER YAMPA RIVER BASIN-
701 PM MDT THU JUL 24 2014

.NOW...
AT 701 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A THUNDERSTORM...7 MILES
NORTH OF MEEKER...OR 29 MILES SOUTHWEST OF CRAIG MOVING EAST AT 35
MPH.  SOME PEA-SIZED HAIL...BRIEF HEAVY RAIN AND GUSTY OUTFLOW WINDS
CAN BE EXPECTED WITH THE PASSAGE OF THIS STORM.

THIS STORM WILL REMAIN OVER MAINLY RURAL AREAS OF NORTHERN
FLATTOPS...CENTRAL CENTRAL YAMPA RIVER BASIN AND SOUTHWESTERN UPPER
YAMPA RIVER BASIN COUNTIES...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...
AXIAL AND LOYD.

$$

TGR

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTH PLATTE NE
642 PM CDT THU JUL 24 2014

NEZ004-094-250145-
SHERIDAN-WESTERN CHERRY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GORDON...RUSHVILLE...CODY...MERRIMAN...
KILGORE
542 PM MDT THU JUL 24 2014

.NOW...

SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL REMAIN SCATTERED ACROSS WESTERN
CHERRY COUNTY AND ISOLATED IN SHERIDAN COUNTY. GUSTY WINDS UP TO
50 MPH WILL BE THE PRIMARY WEATHER CONCERN AS WELL AS DANGEROUS
CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING. THE STRONGEST THUNDERSTORMS WILL MOVE
EAST AT 25 MPH ACROSS SOUTHWEST CHERRY COUNTY IN RURAL AREAS EAST
OF MOTHERS LAKE.

$$

KAR

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