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Red Flag Warning from 1PM MDT SAT until 7PM MDT SAT

bulletin remains in effect until 7:00 pm Saturday for Natrona County/Casper BLM, WY

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 7 PM MDT THIS EVENING...

* IMPACTS: LOW HUMIDITIES AND STRONG GUSTY WINDS WILL CREATE ERRATIC FIRE BEHAVIOR AND NEW FIRE STARTS.

* AFFECTED AREA: IN CENTRAL WY FIRE ZONE....280. IN NORTH CENTRAL WY FIRE ZONE....281.

* COUNTIES AFFECTED: IN CENTRAL WY...NATRONA. IN NORTH CENTRAL WY...JOHNSON.

* WIND: SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

* HUMIDITY: AS LOW AS 15 PERCENT.

* TEMPERATURES: HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.

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.

Partly cloudy

Today

84° 50°

Windy with times of sun and clouds. Highs in the mid 80s and lows in the low 50s.

Humidity:24%
Cloud Coverage:%
Wind:SW at 23 mph
Chance of Rain:10%
UV Index:5 Moderate
Sunrise:06:49:55 AM
Sunset:07:07:00 PM
DayPrecipTemp
Partly cloudySat
10%84° 50°
ClearSun
0%76° 41°
ClearMon
0%83° 47°
Partly cloudyTue
0%83° 48°
Mostly clearWed
0%80° 48°
ClearThu
0%86° 54°
ClearFri
0%85° 48°
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