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South Laramie Range/Medicine Bow NF-
219 PM MDT Wed Oct 18 2017
...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MDT THIS
AFTERNOON FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE
...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 6 PM MDT THURSDAY FOR
GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 309...
The National Weather Service in Cheyenne has issued a Red Flag
Warning, which is in effect from 11 AM to 6 PM MDT Thursday. The
Fire Weather Watch is no longer in effect.
* WIND...West winds 15 to 25 mph with occasional gusts around 35
mph this afternoon. These winds will ease after sunset and then
pick up again late Thursday morning.
* MINIMUM HUMIDITY...9 to 13 percent.
* IMPACTS...Any fires that develop may spread rapidly. Outdoor
burning is not recommended.
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.