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Fire Weather Watch

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Riverton WY
244 AM MDT Sat Jul 11 2020

WYZ275-280>283-285-288-300-112230-
/O.NEW.KRIW.FW.A.0004.200712T1800Z-200713T0200Z/
North Big Horn Basin/Worland BLM-Natrona County/Casper BLM-
Johnson County/Casper BLM-South Big Horn Basin/Worland BLM-
Upper Wind River Basin/Wind River Basin-South Bighorn Mountains-
East Wind River Mountains/South Shoshone NF-Casper Mountain-
244 AM MDT Sat Jul 11 2020

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Riverton has issued a Fire Weather
Watch, which is in effect from Sunday afternoon through Sunday
evening.

* IMPACTS: Low Humidities...Hot Temperatures...and Strong Gusty
  Winds will create erratic fire behavior and new fire starts.

* AFFECTED AREA:
  In Central WY Fire Zones...280...283...285...288...300.
  In North Central WY Fire Zones...275...281...282.

* COUNTIES AFFECTED:
  In Central WY...Fremont...Natrona.
  In North Central WY...Big Horn...Hot Springs...Johnson...Park
                        Washakie.
  In West Central WY...Sublette.

* WIND: West 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 30 to 40 mph.

* HUMIDITY: As low as 7 percent.

* TEMPERATURES: 80s in the mountains; 90s to around 100 in the
  lower elevations.

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.

&&

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