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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Riverton WY
450 AM MDT Sat Aug 17 2019

WYZ001>020-022>030-181230-
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-
450 AM MDT Sat Aug 17 2019

...Red Flag Warning for Southwest and Central Wyoming through
Sunday Evening...

...Fire Weather Watch for the Southern Bighorn Mountains Sunday
Afternoon and Evening...

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for Western and Central Wyoming.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

Critical fire weather conditions over southwest and central
Wyoming.

Isolated afternoon and evening thunderstorms over the north.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday.

Sunday...Critical fire conditions continue over central and
southern portions.

Monday...Elevated fire weather conditions over central and
southern areas.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Weather spotters are encouraged to report significant weather
conditions according to standard operating procedures.

$$




Red Flag Warning

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Riverton WY
341 AM MDT Sat Aug 17 2019

WYZ280-300-172200-
/O.UPG.KRIW.FW.A.0003.190818T1800Z-190819T0300Z/
/O.EXA.KRIW.FW.W.0004.190817T1800Z-190819T0300Z/
Natrona County/Casper BLM-Casper Mountain-
341 AM MDT Sat Aug 17 2019

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 9 PM MDT SUNDAY...

The National Weather Service in Riverton has issued a Red Flag
Warning, which is in effect from noon today to 9 PM MDT Sunday.
The Fire Weather Watch is no longer in effect.

* IMPACTS: Low humidities and gusty winds could result in fires
  spreading quickly and having erratic fire behavior.

* AFFECTED AREA: In Central WY...Fire Weather Zones 280 and 300,
  which includes much of Natrona County including Casper Mountain.

* WHEN: Each afternoon and evening through Sunday. A cold front
  late this afternoon into the evening will shift winds from the
  west to the northeast and east. Humidity recovery will be
  excellent tonight in wake of the front, but critical fire weather
  will return Sunday afternoon.

* WIND: West 20 to 25 mph with gusts up to 45 mph.

* HUMIDITY: 10 to 15 percent.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Please make sure your campfire is completely out before leaving
the campground. Avoid driving or parking in high, dead grass as a
spark can ignite dry vegetation.

&&

$$



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