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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
123 AM MDT FRI AUG 28 2015

...ENHANCED FIRE DANGER POSSIBLE ON SATURDAY AND SUNDAY ACROSS
PORTIONS OF CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN WYOMING...

.DRY SOUTHWEST FLOW AHEAD OF AN APPROACHING COLD FRONT COULD LEAD
TO CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ACROSS MUCH OF THE AREA ON
SATURDAY AFTERNOON WITH LOW HUMIDITIES AND DRY THUNDERSTORMS
POSSIBLE OVER PORTIONS OF CENTRAL WYOMING ON SUNDAY.

WYZ275>277-279-281>283-285-287-282300-
/O.CON.KRIW.FW.A.0006.150829T1700Z-150830T0300Z/
NORTH BIG HORN BASIN/WORLAND BLM-CODY FOOTHILLS-
LINCOLN AND UINTA COUNTIES/LOWER ELEVATIONS-
SWEETWATER COUNTY/ROCK SPRINGS BLM/FLAMING GORGE NRA-
JOHNSON COUNTY/CASPER BLM-SOUTH BIG HORN BASIN/WORLAND BLM-
UPPER WIND RIVER BASIN/WIND RIVER BASIN-SOUTH BIGHORN MOUNTAINS-
OWL CREEK MOUNTAINS-
123 AM MDT FRI AUG 28 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING
THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING FOR LOW HUMIDITY...STRONG WIND AND A
HIGH HAINES INDEX FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 275...276...277...279...
281... 282...283...285 AND 287...

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 275. FIRE WEATHER ZONE 276.
  FIRE WEATHER ZONE 277. FIRE WEATHER ZONE 279. FIRE WEATHER
  ZONE 281. FIRE WEATHER ZONE 282. FIRE WEATHER ZONE 283. FIRE
  WEATHER ZONE 285. FIRE WEATHER ZONE 287.

* WIND...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS AROUND 35 MPH IN
  MORE EXPOSED AND WIND PRONE AREAS

* HUMIDITY...7 TO 15 PERCENT.

* HAINES INDEX...6 ON SATURDAY AFTERNOON

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP WILL LIKELY SPREAD RAPIDLY.
  OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT RECOMMENDED.

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.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
632 AM MDT FRI AUG 28 2015

COZ058>089-093>099-291245-
WESTERN MOSQUITO RANGE/EAST LAKE COUNTY ABOVE 11000 FT-
LEADVILLE VICINITY/LAKE COUNTY BELOW 11000 FT-
EASTERN SAWATCH MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FT-
WESTERN CHAFFEE COUNTY BETWEEN 9000 AND 11000 FT-
CENTRAL CHAFFEE COUNTY BELOW 9000 FT-
WESTERN MOSQUITO RANGE/EAST CHAFFEE COUNTY ABOVE 9000 FT-
SAGUACHE COUNTY WEST OF CONTINENTAL DIVIDE BELOW 10000 FT-
SAGUACHE COUNTY EAST OF CONTINENTAL DIVIDE BELOW 10000 FT-
LA GARITA MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FT-
UPPER RIO GRANDE VALLEY/EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS BELOW 10000 FT-
EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FT-
DEL NORTE VICINITY/NORTHERN SAN LUIS VALLEY BELOW 8500 FT-
ALAMOSA VICINITY/CENTRAL SAN LUIS VALLEY BELOW 8500 FT-
SOUTHERN SAN LUIS VALLEY-
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS BETWEEN 8500 AND 11000 FT-
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FEET-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS BETWEEN 7500 AND 11000 FT-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FT-
NORTHWESTERN FREMONT COUNTY ABOVE 8500 FT-
WESTERN/CENTRAL FREMONT COUNTY BELOW 8500 FT-
WET MOUNTAIN VALLEY BELOW 8500 FEET-
WET MOUNTAINS BETWEEN 6300 AND 10000 FT-
WET MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FT-
TELLER COUNTY/RAMPART RANGE ABOVE 7500 FT/PIKES PEAK BETWEEN
7500 AND 11000 FT-PIKES PEAK ABOVE 11000 FT-
CANON CITY VICINITY/EASTERN FREMONT COUNTY-
NORTHERN EL PASO COUNTY/MONUMENT RIDGE/RAMPART RANGE BELOW
7500 FT-
COLORADO SPRINGS VICINITY/SOUTHERN EL PASO COUNTY/RAMPART RANGE
BELOW 7400 FT-PUEBLO AND VICINITY/PUEBLO COUNTY BELOW 6300 FT-
WALSENBURG VICINITY/UPPER HUERFANO RIVER BASIN BELOW 7500 FT-
TRINIDAD VICINITY/WESTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY BELOW 7500 FT-
CROWLEY COUNTY-LA JUNTA VICINITY/OTERO COUNTY-
EASTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY-WESTERN KIOWA COUNTY-
EASTERN KIOWA COUNTY-LAS ANIMAS VICINITY/BENT COUNTY-
LAMAR VICINITY/PROWERS COUNTY-SPRINGFIELD VICINITY/BACA COUNTY-
632 AM MDT FRI AUG 28 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL...EAST
CENTRAL...SOUTH CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST COLORADO.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

ISOLATED TO SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON
AND EVENING IN AND NEAR THE MOUNTAINS.  THE MAIN THREATS WITH
THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE LIGHTNING...LOCAL WIND GUSTS UP TO 45
MPH...AND BRIEF MODERATE RAINFALL.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

THERE WILL BE A CHANCE OF AFTERNOON AND EVENING THUNDERSTORMS EACH
DAY...MAINLY OVER THE MOUNTAINS. THE BEST CHANCE FOR STORMS OVER
THE PLAINS APPEARS TO BE MONDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING. PRIMARY
STORM THREATS WILL BE LIGHTNING...GUSTY WINDS...LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN
AND SMALL HAIL. FLASH FLOODING WILL ALSO BE A CONCERN...ESPECIALLY
ACROSS BURN SCARS AND URBAN AREAS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER SPOTTERS WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

$$

31/50

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
521 AM MST FRI AUG 28 2015

AZZ004>018-037>040-290545-
KAIBAB PLATEAU-MARBLE AND GLEN CANYONS-GRAND CANYON COUNTRY-
COCONINO PLATEAU-YAVAPAI COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NORTHEAST PLATEAUS AND MESAS HWY 264 NORTHWARD-CHINLE VALLEY-
CHUSKA MOUNTAINS AND DEFIANCE PLATEAU-
LITTLE COLORADO RIVER VALLEY IN COCONINO COUNTY-
LITTLE COLORADO RIVER VALLEY IN NAVAJO COUNTY-
LITTLE COLORADO RIVER VALLEY IN APACHE COUNTY-
WESTERN MOGOLLON RIM-EASTERN MOGOLLON RIM-WHITE MOUNTAINS-
NORTHERN GILA COUNTY-YAVAPAI COUNTY VALLEYS AND BASINS-
OAK CREEK AND SYCAMORE CANYONS-BLACK MESA AREA-
NORTHEAST PLATEAUS AND MESAS SOUTH OF HWY 264-
521 AM MST FRI AUG 28 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR APACHE...COCONINO...
NORTHERN GILA...NAVAJO...AND YAVAPAI COUNTIES IN NORTHERN
ARIZONA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

NO SIGNIFICANT HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCES WITH INCREASING WIND FLOW THIS WEEKEND
MAY LEAD TO HIGHER CHANCES FOR STRONG THUNDERSTORMS. POTENTIAL
THREATS INCLUDE PERIODS OF HEAVY RAIN...LOCALIZED FLASH
FLOODING...HAIL...STRONG GUSTY WINDS AND LIGHTNING.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...NONE.

$$
RB

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
444 AM MDT FRI AUG 28 2015

COZ030>051-291045-
JACKSON COUNTY BELOW 9000 FEET-
WEST JACKSON AND WEST GRAND COUNTIES ABOVE 9000 FEET-
GRAND AND SUMMIT COUNTIES BELOW 9000 FEET-
SOUTH AND EAST JACKSON/LARIMER/NORTH AND NORTHEAST GRAND/
NORTHWEST BOULDER COUNTIES ABOVE 9000 FEET-
SOUTH AND SOUTHEAST GRAND/WEST CENTRAL AND SOUTHWEST BOULDER/
GILPIN/CLEAR CREEK/SUMMIT/NORTH AND WEST PARK COUNTIES ABOVE
9000 FEET-LARIMER AND BOULDER COUNTIES BETWEEN 6000 AND 9000 FEET-
JEFFERSON AND WEST DOUGLAS COUNTIES ABOVE 6000 FEET/GILPIN/CLEAR
CREEK/NORTHEAST PARK COUNTIES BELOW 9000 FEET-
CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST PARK COUNTY-
LARIMER COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/NORTHWEST WELD COUNTY-
BOULDER AND JEFFERSON COUNTIES BELOW 6000 FEET/WEST BROOMFIELD
COUNTY-
NORTH DOUGLAS COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/DENVER/WEST ADAMS AND
ARAPAHOE COUNTIES/EAST BROOMFIELD COUNTY-
ELBERT/CENTRAL AND EAST DOUGLAS COUNTIES ABOVE 6000 FEET-
NORTHEAST WELD COUNTY-CENTRAL AND SOUTH WELD COUNTY-MORGAN COUNTY-
CENTRAL AND EAST ADAMS AND ARAPAHOE COUNTIES-
NORTH AND NORTHEAST ELBERT COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/NORTH LINCOLN
COUNTY-
SOUTHEAST ELBERT COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/SOUTH LINCOLN COUNTY-
LOGAN COUNTY-WASHINGTON COUNTY-SEDGWICK COUNTY-PHILLIPS COUNTY-
444 AM MDT FRI AUG 28 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHEAST AND NORTH CENTRAL
COLORADO.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

ISOLATED TO SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE MAINLY CONFINED TO
THE FRONT RANGE MOUNTAINS AND FOOTHILLS THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY
EVENING. LOCATIONS ON THE PLAINS WILL REMAIN DRY...WITH THE
POSSIBLE EXCEPTION OF THE CHEYENNE RIDGE AREA TOWARD FORT COLLINS
AND GREELEY WHERE AN ISOLATED STORM MAY OCCUR. STORMS TODAY WILL
PRODUCE OCCASIONAL LIGHTNING...BRIEF LIGHT TO MODERATE RAIN...AND
GUSTY WINDS TO AROUND 40 MPH.

AN UPPER LEVEL RIDGE BUILDING OVER THE CENTRAL ROCKIES WILL BRING
THE WARM AND DRIER WEATHER.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

THERE WILL BE A CHANCE OF LATE DAY SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS OVER
THE HIGH COUNTRY THROUGH THE WEEKEND...MAINLY SOUTH OF I-70 FOR
SATURDAY. BY SUNDAY...COVERAGE SHOULD INCREASE IN THE MOUNTAINS
AND THERE WILL BE A SLIGHT CHANCE OF STORMS SPREADING ONTO THE
PLAINS. TEMPERATURES FOR THE WEEKEND WILL CONTINUE TO BE ABOVE
NORMAL WITH HIGHS ON THE PLAINS REACHING INTO THE LOWER 90S FOR
BOTH DAYS.

FOR NEXT WEEK THERE WILL BE A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS EACH DAY WITH TEMPERATURES HOVERING ABOVE NORMAL.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
430 AM MDT FRI AUG 28 2015

COZ001>014-017>023-UTZ022>025-027>029-291030-
LOWER YAMPA RIVER BASIN-CENTRAL YAMPA RIVER BASIN-
ROAN AND TAVAPUTS PLATEAUS-ELKHEAD AND PARK MOUNTAINS-
UPPER YAMPA RIVER BASIN-GRAND VALLEY-DEBEQUE TO SILT CORRIDOR-
CENTRAL COLORADO RIVER BASIN-GRAND AND BATTLEMENT MESAS-
GORE AND ELK MOUNTAINS/CENTRAL MOUNTAIN VALLEYS-
CENTRAL GUNNISON AND UNCOMPAHGRE RIVER BASIN-
WEST ELK AND SAWATCH MOUNTAINS-FLATTOPS-
UPPER GUNNISON RIVER VALLEY-UNCOMPAHGRE PLATEAU AND DALLAS DIVIDE-
NORTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-SOUTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-
PARADOX VALLEY/LOWER DOLORES RIVER-
FOUR CORNERS/UPPER DOLORES RIVER-ANIMAS RIVER BASIN-
SAN JUAN RIVER BASIN-SOUTHEAST UTAH-EASTERN UINTA MOUNTAINS-
EASTERN UINTA BASIN-TAVAPUTS PLATEAU-ARCHES/GRAND FLAT-
LA SAL AND ABAJO MOUNTAINS-CANYONLANDS/NATURAL BRIDGES-
430 AM MDT FRI AUG 28 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EASTERN UTAH AND WESTERN
COLORADO.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

DAYTIME HEATING WILL GENERATE ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE
MOUNTAINS THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING. THIS ACTIVITY WILL BE
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING BRIEF HEAVY RAIN...SMALL HAIL AND WIND GUSTS
TO 30 MPH.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

EXPECT AFTERNOON AND EVENING SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EACH DAY
THROUGH THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK...MAINLY OVER HIGHER TERRAIN.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

NL

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
325 AM MDT FRI AUG 28 2015

WYZ001>020-022>030-291200-
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-
325 AM MDT FRI AUG 28 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH FOR MUCH OF CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN WYOMING
SATURDAY AND PORTIONS OF EAST CENTRAL WYOMING ON SUNDAY...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR WESTERN AND CENTRAL WYOMING.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT...

ISOLATED MOUNTAIN THUNDERSTORMS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

SATURDAY...ELEVATED TO EXTREME FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS...ESPECIALLY
EAST OF THE DIVIDE...DUE TO VERY WARM TEMPERATURES...BREEZY AND
DRY CONDITIONS. ALSO...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE NORTHWEST.

SUNDAY...ISOLATED TO WIDELY SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS. ELEVATED
FIRE WEATHER POSSIBLE OVER THE EXTREME EAST.

MONDAY AND TUESDAY...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS MAINLY IN THE MOUNTAINS.

WEDNESDAY...ELEVATED TO EXTREME FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS POSSIBLE...MAINLY
EAST OF THE DIVIDE AND SWEETWATER COUNTY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

$$

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