...CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS SATURDAY AFTERNOON FOR FAR SOUTHEAST WYOMING AND SOUTHERN NEBRASKA PANHANDLE...
...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM MDT THIS EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 310 AND 313...
* AFFECTED AREA...Southern portion of Fire Weather Zone 310 affecting central and eastern Laramie County, and Southern portion of Fire Weather Zone 313 affecting Kimball and Cheyenne Counties.
* WIND...West to northwest 20 to 30 MPH with gusts 35 to 45 MPH.
* HUMIDITY...10 to 15 percent.
* HAINES...4 to 5.
* IMPACTS...Any fires that develop will likely 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.