... Red flag warning remains in effect until 5 PM MDT this
afternoon for low relative humidity and strong gusty winds for
fire weather zones 309 and 310 along and east of the south
... Fire Weather Watch remains in effect from Saturday morning
through Saturday afternoon for low relative humidity and strong
gusty winds for fire weather zones 309 and 310 along and east of
the south Laramie range...
The National Weather Service in Cheyenne has issued a red flag
warning... which is in effect until 5 PM MDT this afternoon.
* Affected area... fire weather zone 309. Fire weather zone 310.
* Wind... west to northwest 20 to 30 mph diminishing through the
course of the afternoon. Winds increasing again on Saturday with
gusts to 40 mph possible in the late morning and afternoon.
* Humidity... 10 to 15 percent at lowest today and Saturday.
* Thunderstorms... none.
* Impacts... any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
Outdoor burning is not recommended.
A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
may develop. Listen for later forecasts and possible red flag
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.