Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Salt Lake City, UT

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
439 AM MDT SAT JUL 26 2014

UTZ492-261800-
/O.CON.KSLC.FW.A.0009.140726T1800Z-140727T0500Z/
CENTRAL UTAH WEST DESERT-
439 AM MDT SAT JUL 26 2014

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON MDT TODAY
THROUGH THIS EVENING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE
WEATHER ZONE 492 BELOW 7000 FEET...

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 492 CENTRAL UTAH WEST DESERT
  BELOW 7000 FEET.

* THUNDERSTORMS...SCATTERED AND MOSTLY DRY THUNDERSTORMS WILL
  LIKELY DEVELOP THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING. WETTING RAINS ARE
  POSSIBLE WITH SOME OF THE STRONGER STORMS...BUT MOST STORMS ARE
  EXPECTED TO BE DRY AT THIS TIME.

* OUTFLOW WINDS...ERRATIC WIND GUSTS IN THE 45 TO 50 MPH WILL BE
  POSSIBLE WITH THE THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY

* IMPACTS...DRY THUNDERSTORMS IN AN AREA WITH DRY FUELS WILL
  CREATE HAZARDOUS FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS...AND RESULT IN NEW
  FIRE STARTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH MEANS THAT THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR CRITICAL
FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS. CONTINUE TO MONITOR FOR THE LATEST
FORECASTS AND FOR POSSIBLE RED FLAG WARNINGS.

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FOR MORE INFORMATION FROM NOAA/NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE VISIT...
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/SALTLAKECITY (ALL LOWER CASE)



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