Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Cheyenne, WY

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHEYENNE WY
321 PM MDT TUE APR 14 2015

...CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS INTO THIS EVENING...

.LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITIES AND GUSTY WINDS WILL CONTINUE INTO EARLY
THIS EVENING. A STRONG PACIFIC COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE
AREA LATER TONIGHT BRINGING AN END TO THE CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER
CONDITIONS.

NEZ311>313-WYZ301-302-306-310-150200-
/O.CON.KCYS.FW.W.0011.000000T0000Z-150415T0200Z/
PINE RIDGE/NEBRASKA NATIONAL FOREST/OGLALA NATIONAL GRASSLANDS-
BOX BUTTE/SOUTH SIOUX-
SCOTTS BLUFF NATIONAL MONUMENT/WILDCAT HILLS-
NIOBRARA/LOWER ELEVATIONS OF CONVERSE/THUNDER BASIN NATIONAL
GRASSLAND-NORTH LARAMIE RANGE/MEDICINE BOW NF-
UPPER NORTH PLATTE RIVER BASIN-
PLATTE/GOSHEN/CENTRAL AND EASTERN LARAMIE-
321 PM MDT TUE APR 14 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MDT THIS EVENING
FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES
301...302...306... 310...311...312 AND 313...

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONES 311...312 AND 313. FIRE
  WEATHER ZONES 301...302...306 AND 310.

* WIND...SOUTHWESTERLY WEST OF THE LARAMIE RANGE AND SOUTHERLY
  OVER THE EASTERN PLAINS. WINDS WILL CONTINUE FROM 20 AND 30 MPH
  WITH GUSTS OVER 40 MPH POSSIBLE.

* HUMIDITY...10 TO 15 PERCENT.

* THUNDERSTORMS...NONE.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT OCCUR WILL LIKELY SPREAD RAPIDLY.
  OUTDOOR BURNING IS STRONGLY DISCOURAGED.

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 WILL
CREATE EXPLOSIVE FIRE GROWTH POTENTIAL.

&&

$$


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