Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
1003 PM MDT SUN APR 12 2015

...WINDY AND DRY WEATHER EXPECTED TUESDAY...

.THE PRESSURE GRADIENT WILL INCREASE ACROSS WYOMING TUESDAY OUT
AHEAD OF AN APPROACHING PACIFIC WEATHER SYSTEM THAT WILL DELIVER
PRECIPITATION TO WESTERN AND CENTRAL WYOMING BY MID WEEK. AS A
RESULT...INCREASING DRY SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL LOWER THE RELATIVE
HUMIDITY TUESDAY AFTERNOON RESULTING IN THE POTENTIAL FOR
INCREASED FIRE DANGER OVER PORTIONS OF NORTHERN AND CENTRAL
WYOMING TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

WYZ280-283-132200-
/O.NEW.KRIW.FW.A.0003.150414T1900Z-150415T0200Z/
NATRONA COUNTY/CASPER BLM-UPPER WIND RIVER BASIN/WIND RIVER BASIN-
1003 PM MDT SUN APR 12 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE
WEATHER ZONES 280 AND 283...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RIVERTON HAS ISSUED A FIRE
WEATHER WATCH FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...WHICH IS IN
EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING.

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONES 280 AND 283.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 11 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...IF THESE WEATHER CONDITIONS MATERIALIZE...RESIDENTS IN
  THESE AREAS MAY BE ADVISED NOT TO CONDUCT ANY BURNING TUESDAY
  AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING...AGRICULTURAL OR OTHERWISE. FIRE
  COULD RAPIDLY SPREAD THROUGH FINE FUELS SUCH AS GRASSES AND
  SMALL VEGETATION.

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.

&&

$$

WYZ275-276-281-282-132200-
/O.NEW.KRIW.FW.A.0003.150414T1900Z-150415T0200Z/
NORTH BIG HORN BASIN/WORLAND BLM-CODY FOOTHILLS-
JOHNSON COUNTY/CASPER BLM-SOUTH BIG HORN BASIN/WORLAND BLM-
1003 PM MDT SUN APR 12 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE
WEATHER ZONES 275...276...281 AND 282...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RIVERTON HAS ISSUED A FIRE
WEATHER WATCH FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...WHICH IS IN
EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING.

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONES 275...276...281 AND 282.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 TO 30 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 11 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...IF THESE WEATHER CONDITIONS MATERIALIZE...RESIDENTS IN
  THESE AREAS MAY BE ADVISED NOT TO CONDUCT ANY BURNING TUESDAY
  AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING...AGRICULTURAL OR OTHERWISE. FIRE
  COULD RAPIDLY SPREAD THROUGH FINE FUELS SUCH AS GRASSES AND
  SMALL VEGETATION.

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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