weather.gov     
National Weather Service

Watches, Warnings & Advisories
NWS Homepage

2 products issued by NWS for: Laramie WY
Share |


Red Flag Warning

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Cheyenne WY
142 AM MDT Wed Sep 19 2018

...RED FLAG WARNING FOR FWZ 303...304 AND 306 FOR GUSTY SOUTHWEST
WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING...

...RED FLAG WARNING FOR FWZ 302...304...305...306...307...308...309
AND 310 FOR GUSTY WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY
THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING...

WYZ302-305-307>310-200200-
/O.NEW.KCYS.FW.W.0037.180920T1800Z-180921T0200Z/
North Laramie Range/Medicine Bow NF-
Sierra Madre Range/Medicine Bow NF-Snowy Range/Medicine Bow NF-
Laramie Valley/Shirley Basin-South Laramie Range/Medicine Bow NF-
Platte/Goshen/Central and Eastern Laramie-
142 AM MDT Wed Sep 19 2018

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 8 PM MDT THURSDAY FOR
GUSTY WIND AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 302, 305, 307,
308, 309, AND 310...

The National Weather Service in Cheyenne has issued a Red Flag
Warning, which is in effect from noon to 8 PM MDT Thursday.

* AFFECTED AREA...Fire weather zone 302.Fire weather zone
  305.Fire weather zone 307.Fire weather zone 308.Fire weather
  zone 309.Fire weather zone 310.

* WIND...West winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 40 mph.

* HUMIDITY...10 to 15 percent.

* 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.

&&

$$

Rubin




Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Cheyenne WY
608 AM MDT Wed Sep 19 2018

NEZ002-003-019>021-054-055-095-096-WYZ101>119-200945-
Dawes-Box Butte-Scotts Bluff-Banner-Morrill-Kimball-Cheyenne-
North Sioux-South Sioux-Converse County Lower Elevations-
Niobrara County-North Laramie Range-
Ferris/Seminoe/Shirley Mountains-Shirley Basin-
Central Laramie Range and Southwest Platte County-
East Platte County-Goshen County-Central Carbon County-
North Snowy Range Foothills-Southwest Carbon County-
Sierra Madre Range-Upper North Platte River Basin-Snowy Range-
Laramie Valley-South Laramie Range-South Laramie Range Foothills-
Central Laramie County-East Laramie County-
608 AM MDT Wed Sep 19 2018

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of western
Nebraska...east central Wyoming...south central Wyoming and
southeast Wyoming.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

Areas of fog will persist through much of the morning across the
Nebraska Panhandle and far eastern Wyoming. A Dense Fog Advisory is
in effect for Kimball and Cheyenne Counties in the Nebraska
Panhandle until 9 AM today.

A Red Flag Warning is in effect from noon to 8 PM for much of
Carbon County for gusty wind and low humidity.

Isolated to scattered thunderstorms will occur this afternoon and
evening, mainly along and east of Interstate 25.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

A Red Flag Warning is in effect from noon to 8 PM Thursday for
much of southeast Wyoming, south of a Douglas to Lusk line, for
gusty wind and low humidity.

.Spotter information statement...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

$$

Rubin



U.S. Dept. of Commerce
NOAA National Weather Service
1325 East West Highway
Silver Spring, MD 20910
E-mail: w-nws.webmaster@noaa.gov
Page last modified: May 16, 2007
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE: for Safety, for Work, for Fun - FOR LIFE