Gusty wind, low relative humidities, warm temperatures, and dry fuels will all combine to produce high fire danger on Wednesday. Red Flag Warning goes into effect at Noon and lasts until 8pm. Please, no outdoor burning or use of flammable materials. Head to the "Weather" Tab for more information on the forecast.
The 571st Medical Company and elements of the 3rd Brigade Combat Team left before sunrise Tuesday morning. They're part of Task Force Ironhorse in support of the ongoing War on Terrorism.
The troops have been waiting to deploy for more than two months. They received orders and had a farewell ceremony back in February.