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Cheyenne, much of Laramie County under fire weather warning

Cheyenne, much of Laramie County under fire weather warning

Hot, dry and breezy conditions will develop Across southeast Wyoming by around midday and continue into early this evening. West wind gusts of 25 to 35 mph combined with Humidities that will fall below 15 percent will produce critical Fire Weather Conditions capable of rapid fire growth. Outdoor burning is not recommended today. Red Flag Warning In Effect from noon today to 8 PM MDT this evening for gusty winds and very low Humidities for Fire Weather zones 301 and 310. The National Weather Service in Cheyenne has issued a Red Flag Warning, which is in effect from noon today to 8 PM MDT this evening. The Fire Weather Watch is no longer in effect. Affected area: Fire Weather zones 301 and 310. Worst conditions will be along the Interstate 25 corridor on the west side of Fire Weather zones 301 and 310. Wind: West to southwest 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph. Humidity: afternoon Humdiity values will fall to between 10 and 15 percent. Thunderstorms, isolated thunderstorms are expected late this afternoon, mainly for zone 301 and northern portions of 310. Impacts: any fires that ignite would spread extremely rapidly today. Outdoor burning is not recommended. #shortgo #news