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Fire Weather Watch

Statement as of 1:29 PM MDT on August 26, 2016

Expires 10:00 PM EDT on August 27, 2016


... Fire Weather Watch in effect from Saturday afternoon through
Saturday evening for very low relative humidity... strong wind
gusts and critically dry fuels for fire weather zone 415...

The National Weather Service in Riverton has issued a Fire
Weather Watch... which is in effect from Saturday afternoon
through Saturday evening.

* Affected area... fire weather zone 415.

* Wind... southwest 10 to 15 with gusts to 25 mph.

* Humidity... 10 to 15 percent.

* Impacts... any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
Outdoor burning is not recommended.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible
red flag warnings.





Public Information Statement

Statement as of 8:28 AM MDT on August 26, 2016


... Rainfall reports...

Showers and thunderstorms brought areas of rain to much of western
and central Wyoming over the past 24 hours. Observations received
as of 8:00 am MDT are listed below.

Location amount time/date elevation (ft.)

... Wyoming...

... Big Horn County...
basin 0.04 in 0801 am 08/26 3884
basin 0.03 in 0800 am 08/26 3837
Greybull Airport 0.02 in 0553 am 08/26 3935
30 E Greybull 0.02 in 0758 am 08/26 8898
basin 0.01 in 0815 am 08/26 3821

... Fremont County...
Riverton forecast office 0.22 in 1200 am 08/26 5576
Jeffrey City 0.17 in 0810 am 08/26 6374
N. Fork little Wind River 0.17 in 0745 am 08/26 6120
Jeffrey City 0.16 in 0700 am 08/26 6320
7 SW Muddy Gap 0.09 in 0750 am 08/26 7380
19 WSW DuBois 0.09 in 0810 am 08/26 8833
9 SSE Lander 0.08 in 0640 am 08/26 5796
Lander 0.05 in 0630 am 08/26 5320
Atlantic City - coop 0.04 in 0806 am 08/26 7714
10 W DuBois 0.04 in 0807 am 08/26 8432
6 SW Lander 0.03 in 0700 am 08/26 6088
N Fork popo agie river 0.02 in 0800 am 08/26 5760
9 SW Lander 0.02 in 0800 am 08/26 7085
3 NNE South Pass City 0.02 in 0800 am 08/26 8540
8 W South Pass City 0.01 in 0750 am 08/26 8120
10 N DuBois 0.01 in 0757 am 08/26 8085
Middle Fork popo agie river 0.01 in 0815 am 08/26 6555
Lander Airport 0.01 in 0553 am 08/26 5586
3 NNW Hudson 0.01 in 0746 am 08/26 5555

... Hot Springs County...
Thermopolis 9 NE 0.42 in 0700 am 08/26 4280
10 S Meeteetse 0.40 in 0742 am 08/26 7127
Kirby 0.07 in 0813 am 08/26 4350
S. Fork Owl Creek below anch 0.07 in 0730 am 08/26 6120
Thermopolis 0.01 in 1046 PM 08/25 4426
Thermopolis 0.01 in 1245 am 08/26 4108

... Johnson County...
Kaycee 0.06 in 0806 am 08/26 4681
7 SW Barnum 0.03 in 0746 am 08/26 6440
3 SSE Barnum 0.02 in 0800 am 08/26 5075
2 NW Mayoworth 0.01 in 0427 am 08/26 5404
10 SW Kaycee 0.01 in 0800 am 08/26 4900
7 NW Mayoworth 0.01 in 0800 am 08/26 5720
18 NW Buffalo 0.01 in 0747 am 08/26 8604
18 WNW Buffalo 0.01 in 0145 am 08/26 8580
Kaycee 17 NNW 0.01 in 0700 am 08/26 5071

... Lincoln County...
1 S Bedford 0.03 in 0808 am 08/26 6279
Afton 0.02 in 0815 am 08/26 6267

... Natrona County...
Pathfinder Reservoir 0.79 in 0730 am 08/26 5858
Independence Rock 0.76 in 0745 am 08/26 5920
5 SSW Casper 0.43 in 0700 am 08/26 6262
8 S Casper 0.41 in 0752 am 08/26 7740
11 WSW Casper 0.40 in 0700 am 08/26 5306
Casper Airport 0.34 in 0553 am 08/26 5320
1 S Casper 0.33 in 0700 am 08/26 5522
Mills 0.30 in 0800 am 08/26 5150
Casper 0.29 in 0815 am 08/26 5334
Casper - N Platte River 0.28 in 0730 am 08/26 5100
16 S Hiland 0.21 in 0810 am 08/26 6380
Powder River 0.10 in 0800 am 08/26 5695
Casper - coop 0.07 in 0700 am 08/26 5180
Midwest 0.04 in 0816 am 08/26 4865

... Park County...
6 SW Meeteetse 0.14 in 0700 am 08/26 6238
3 E Pahaska 0.04 in 0757 am 08/26 7500
East Entrance Yellowstone np 0.03 in 0600 am 08/26 6951
7 SW Cody 0.03 in 0700 am 08/26 5419
Pahaska 0.02 in 0800 am 08/26 6800
14 S Sylvan Pass 0.02 in 0808 am 08/26 8650
Cody 25.7 SW 0.02 in 0700 am 08/26 6008
Meeteetse 0.01 in 0908 PM 08/25 5797
5 WNW Clark 0.01 in 0909 PM 08/25 4659
10 WNW Cody 0.01 in 0740 am 08/26 8401

... Sublette County...
Bondurant 0.09 in 0800 am 08/26 6650
Big Piney Airport 0.07 in 0553 am 08/26 6974
2 NW Bondurant 0.01 in 0751 am 08/26 6726
Pinedale 0.01 in 0800 am 08/26 7310

... Sweetwater County...
4 NNW Rock Springs 0.01 in 0600 am 08/26 6497

... Teton County...
Jackson 0.04 in 0745 am 08/26 6240
Lake Village 0.04 in 0800 am 08/26 7875
4 W South Entrance ynp 0.02 in 0745 am 08/26 7040
Old Faithful 0.02 in 0715 am 08/26 7320
Old Faithful 0.02 in 0800 am 08/26 7360
South Entrance ynp 0.01 in 0545 am 08/26 6900

... Washakie County...
15 SSW big trails 0.05 in 0740 am 08/26 6554
Ten Sleep 0.01 in 0805 am 08/26 4470
12 ENE Ten Sleep 0.01 in 0814 am 08/26 8202
16 se big trails 0.01 in 0600 am 08/26 7220
10 SSE Worland 0.01 in 0817 am 08/26 4520
tensleep 0.01 in 0515 am 08/26 4680
Worland 0.01 in 0700 am 08/26 4060

Observations are collected from a variety of sources with varying
equipment and exposures. Not all data listed are considered official.


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