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Wyoming, Ferris/Seminoe/Shirley Mountains

Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 6:57 PM MDT on August 26, 2016

Expires 10:00 PM EDT on August 27, 2016


... Red flag warning in effect from noon to 8 PM MDT Saturday for
gusty west winds and low humidities for fire weather zones
301... 303 and 308...

The National Weather Service in Cheyenne has issued a red flag
warning... which is in effect from noon to 8 PM mdtthe combination of gusty winds and low humidities
could create conditions favorable for rapid fire growth.
Outdoor burning is not recommended. Saturday. The Fire Weather
Watch is no longer in effect.

* Affected area... fire weather zone 301. Fire weather zone 303.
Fire weather zone 308. The combination of gusty winds and low
humidities could create conditions favorable for rapid fire
growth. Outdoor burning is not recommended.

* Wind... west 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.

* Humidity... as low as 10 percent.

* Thunderstorms... none expected.

* Impacts... the combination of gusty winds and low humidities
could create conditions favorable for rapid fire growth.
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.The combination of gusty winds and low humidities
could create conditions favorable for rapid fire growth.
Outdoor burning is not recommended.






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