...Red flag warning in effect from noon to 7 PM MDT Wednesday for wind and low relative humidity for fire weather zones 306 and 310...
The National Weather Service in Cheyenne has issued a red flag warning for wind and low relative humidity...which is in effect from noon to 7 PM MDT Wednesday. The Fire Weather Watch is no longer in effect.
* Affected area...fire weather zone 306 Upper North Platte River basin and fire weather zone 310 Platte/Goshen/central and eastern Laramie.
* Winds...west 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 40 mph.
* Relative humidity...10 to 15 percent.
* Impacts...the combination of warm temperatures...low humidities...and gusty winds will produce conditions favorable for rapid fire growth.
Warm and dry conditions combined with gusty winds will create the potential for rapid fire growth.