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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
500 AM MDT WED APR 1 2015

WYZ001>020-022>030-021100-
ABSAROKA MOUNTAINS-BIGHORN MOUNTAINS SOUTHEAST-
BIGHORN MOUNTAINS WEST-CASPER MOUNTAIN-CODY FOOTHILLS-
EAST SWEETWATER COUNTY-FLAMING GORGE-
GREEN MOUNTAINS AND RATTLESNAKE RANGE-JACKSON HOLE-LANDER FOOTHILLS-
NATRONA COUNTY LOWER ELEVATIONS-NORTH BIG HORN BASIN-
NORTHEAST JOHNSON COUNTY-OWL CREEK AND BRIDGER MOUNTAINS-
ROCK SPRINGS AND GREEN RIVER-SALT RIVER AND WYOMING RANGES-
SOUTH LINCOLN COUNTY-SOUTHEAST BIG HORN BASIN-
SOUTHEAST JOHNSON COUNTY-SOUTHWEST BIG HORN BASIN-STAR VALLEY-
TETON AND GROS VENTRE MOUNTAINS-UPPER GREEN RIVER BASIN-
UPPER GREEN RIVER BASIN FOOTHILLS-UPPER WIND RIVER BASIN-
WIND RIVER BASIN-WIND RIVER MOUNTAINS EAST-WIND RIVER MOUNTAINS WEST-
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK-
500 AM MDT WED APR 1 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR WESTERN AND CENTRAL WYOMING.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

GUSTY WEST WINDS AND DRY CONDITIONS WILL INCREASE WILDFIRE RISK
ACROSS SWEETWATER AND SUBLETTE COUNTIES. PLEASE AVOID
AGRICULTURAL AND DEBRIS BURNING IN THESE AREAS TODAY.

OTHERWISE...COOLER TEMPERATURES WITH RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS POSSIBLE
IN THE NORTHWESTERN MOUNTAINS TODAY WITH AN OUTSIDE CHANCE FOR A
THUNDERSTORM. EXPECT SLICK ROAD CONDITIONS IN THE STRONGER SHOWERS
AND REMEMBER...WHEN THUNDER ROARS...GO INDOORS!

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT...COLDER WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.

SUNDAY...DRY AND WINDY CONDITIONS COULD POTENTIALLY INCREASE FIRE
DANGER AHEAD OF A COLD FRONTAL PASSAGE.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY AND TONIGHT.

$$

TEAM RIVERTON






Special Weather Statement

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
302 AM MDT WED APR 1 2015

WYZ016>018-012130-
LANDER FOOTHILLS-UPPER WIND RIVER BASIN-WIND RIVER BASIN-
302 AM MDT WED APR 1 2015

...GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY TO CAUSE ELEVATED FIRE DANGER...

ERRATIC WINDS WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 30 MPH WITH RELATIVE
HUMIDITY OF 15 PERCENT TO 20 PERCENT CAN BE EXPECTED THIS
AFTERNOON AND EVENING ACROSS THE WIND RIVER BASIN. THESE CONDITIONS
WILL MAKE AGRICULTURAL BURNING DIFFICULT. DELAY AGRICULTURAL BURNING
UNTIL A DAY WITH LIGHTER WINDS AND HIGHER RELATIVE HUMIDITY.

$$

JB/KA





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