...CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS FRIDAY FOR PARTS OF SOUTHEAST WYOMING AND THE WESTERN NEBRASKA PANHANDLE... ...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 9 PM MDT FRIDAY FOR STRONG WINDS AND VERY LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES... THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHEYENNE HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG WARNING, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 9 PM MDT FRIDAY. THE FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT. * AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONES 311, 312, AND 313 IN NEBRASKA. FIRE WEATHER ZONES 301, 302, 305, 307, 309, AND 310 IN SOUTHEAST WYOMING. * WIND...WESTERLY 25 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH. WIND PRONE AREAS COULD SEE HIGHER GUSTS. WESTERLY WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS 30 TO 35 MPH IN THE WESTERN NEBRASKA PANHANDLE. * HUMIDITY...5 TO 13 PERCENT. * HAINES...5 TO 6. * IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP WILL LIKELY SPREAD RAPIDLY. OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT RECOMMENDED. 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. &&
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