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Red Flag Warning

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Riverton WY
124 PM MDT Wed Aug 12 2020

WYZ277-279-280-289-300-131030-
/O.CON.KRIW.FW.W.0013.000000T0000Z-200814T0200Z/
Lincoln and Uinta Counties/Lower Elevations-
Sweetwater County/Rock Springs BLM/Flaming Gorge NRA-
Natrona County/Casper BLM-
Granite/Green/Ferris/Rattlesnake Mountains-Casper Mountain-
124 PM MDT Wed Aug 12 2020

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MDT THURSDAY...

* IMPACTS: Low Humidities...Hot Temperatures...and Dry
  Thunderstorms with gusty and erratic outflow winds will create
  erratic fire behavior and new fire starts.

* AFFECTED AREA:
  In Central WY Fire Zones...280...289...300.
  In Southwest WY Fire Zones...277...279.

* COUNTIES AFFECTED:
  In Central WY...Fremont...Natrona.
  In Southwest WY...Sweetwater...Uinta.
  In West Central WY...Lincoln.

* WIND: Southwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* HUMIDITY: As low as 8 percent.

* TEMPERATURES: Highs in the mid 80s.

* THUNDERSTORMS: Isolated to scatted dry thunderstorms possible
  this afternoon.

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 Riverton WY
317 AM MDT Wed Aug 12 2020

WYZ001>020-022>030-131200-
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-
317 AM MDT Wed Aug 12 2020

...Red Flag Warning in effect this afternoon through Thursday
evening...

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for Western and Central Wyoming.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

Critical fire weather conditions across the area. Please see Red
Flag Warning for details.

Isolated to scattered afternoon thunderstorms possible. Strong
winds and lightning caused wildfires will be the main hazards.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday.

Thursday...Critical fire weather conditions likely across much of
the area. Please see Red Flag Warning for details.

Friday and Saturday...Elevated to critical fire weather possible
for central and southern Wyoming.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Weather spotters are encouraged to report significant weather
conditions.

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