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Natrona County/Casper BLM-
132 PM MDT Tue Apr 24 2018
...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 7 PM MDT WEDNESDAY...
The National Weather Service in Riverton has issued a Red Flag
Warning, which is in effect from noon to 7 PM MDT Wednesday.
* IMPACTS: Low Humidities...Unseasonably Warm Temperatures...and
Strong Gusty Winds will create erratic fire behavior and new
* AFFECTED AREA:
In Central WY...Fire Weather Zones 280 and 289.
* COUNTIES AFFECTED:
In Central WY...Fremont...Natrona.
In Southwest WY...Sweetwater.
* WIND: Southwest 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.
* HUMIDITY: As low as 12 percent.
* TEMPERATURES: In the upper 60s to lower 70s.
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.