Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Salt Lake City, UT

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR UTAH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
221 PM MDT SAT JUL 23 2016

...WARM AND MOSTLY DRY...

.BROADCAST DISCUSSION...MOSTLY DRY CONDITIONS WILL PREVAIL
THROUGH SUNDAY. A LITTLE MOISTURE MOVES INTO SOUTHERN UTAH MONDAY
AND TUESDAY WHILE IT STAYS HOT AND DRY OVER THE NORTH.

.DISCUSSION...A DRIER WESTERLY FLOW HAS SPREAD ACROSS THE FIRE
DISTRICT TODAY AND ONLY ISOLATED SMALL BUILDUPS ARE EXPECTED OVER
THE SOUTHERN AND EASTERN MOUNTAINS THROUGH THIS EVENING. THE DRIER
AIRMASS REMAINS IN PLACE ON SUNDAY WITH JUST A FEW AFTERNOON
BUILDUPS EXPECTED AGAIN OVER THE SOUTHERN MOUNTAINS. MOISTURE
INCREASES A LITTLE ACROSS THE SOUTH MONDAY WITH A LITTLE BETTER
CHANCE OF AFTERNOON THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE SOUTHERN MOUNTAINS AND
A FEW BUILDUPS POSSIBLE FARTHER NORTH...WHILE HOT TEMPERATURES
RETURN TO THE NORTHERN VALLEYS. THE MOISTURE REMAINS OVER THE
SOUTH AND EAST TUESDAY WHILE IT STAYS HOT AND DRY NORTHWEST.


***THUNDERSTORMS IMPLY STRONG GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS***
***ALL WINDS ARE 20 FOOT...10-MINUTE AVERAGES***

UTZ478>480-241245-
FORECAST AREA 1...NORTHERN UTAH (NORTHERN UTAH IFC AREA)-
ZONE 478 SALT LAKE DESERT...ZONE 479 WASATCH MOUNTAINS...ZONE
480 UINTA MOUNTAINS-
221 PM MDT SAT JUL 23 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (0-10 PCT CLOUD COVER).

MIN TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...57-66.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...44-54.
MAX HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...33-43 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...45-55 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......NORTH 10-20 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........6 ..HIGH.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (5-15 PCT CLOUD COVER).

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...90-97.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...75-85.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...8-16 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...13-23 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......WEST 10-20 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........6 ..HIGH.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (0-10 PCT CLOUD COVER).

MIN TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...62-72.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...49-59.
MAX HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...28-38 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...53-63 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........6 ..HIGH.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (5-15 PCT CLOUD COVER). IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS...ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
                    AFTER 1200.

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...93-101.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...77-87.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...7-13 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...12-21 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......LIGHT AND VARIABLE BECOMING
                                   SOUTHWEST 10-20 MPH IN THE
                                   AFTERNOON.
LAL.................IN THE VALLEYS...1. IN THE MOUNTAINS...1 UNTIL
                    1200...THEN 2.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........6 ..HIGH.

=

$$

UTZ492>494-241245-
FORECAST AREA 2...CENTRAL UTAH (RICHFIELD IFC AREA)-
ZONE 492 CENTRAL UTAH WEST DESERT...ZONE 493 CENTRAL UTAH
MOUNTAINS...ZONE 494 HENRY MOUNTAINS-
221 PM MDT SAT JUL 23 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (5-15 PCT CLOUD COVER). IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS...ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
                    UNTIL 2400.

MIN TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...63-73.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...49-59.
MAX HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...26-36 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...34-44 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......SOUTHWEST 10-20 MPH.
LAL.................IN THE VALLEYS...1. IN THE MOUNTAINS...2 UNTIL
                    2400...THEN 1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........6 ..HIGH.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (10-20 PCT CLOUD COVER). IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS...ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
                    AFTER 1200.

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...91-101.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...76-85.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...10 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...11-21 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
LAL.................IN THE VALLEYS...1. IN THE MOUNTAINS...1 UNTIL
                    1200...THEN 2.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........6 ..HIGH.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (10-20 PCT CLOUD COVER). IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS...ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
                    UNTIL 2400.

MIN TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...66-76.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...52-62.
MAX HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...25-35 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...46-56 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
LAL.................IN THE VALLEYS...1. IN THE MOUNTAINS...2 UNTIL
                    2400...THEN 1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........6 ..HIGH.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (20-30 PCT CLOUD COVER). IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS...ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
                    AFTER 1200.

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...93-102.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...73-83.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...6-16 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...13-23 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
LAL.................IN THE VALLEYS...1. IN THE MOUNTAINS...1 UNTIL
                    1200...THEN 2.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........6 ..HIGH.

=

$$

UTZ495>498-241245-
FORECAST AREA 3...SOUTHWEST UTAH (CEDAR CITY IFC AREA)-
ZONE 495 COLOR COUNTRY WEST DESERT...ZONE 496 COLOR COUNTRY
MOUNTAINS...ZONE 497 MOJAVE DESERT...ZONE 498 GRAND STAIRCASE-
221 PM MDT SAT JUL 23 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (5-15 PCT CLOUD COVER). IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS...ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
                    UNTIL 2400.

MIN TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 3000 FEET...75-81.
                    NEAR 5000 FEET...62-72.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...48-58.
MAX HUMIDITY........NEAR 3000 FEET...26-32 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 5000 FEET...29-39 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...34-44 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE
                                   EVENING BECOMING
                                   DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
LAL.................IN THE VALLEYS...1. IN THE MOUNTAINS...2 UNTIL
                    2400...THEN 1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........6 ..HIGH.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (10-20 PCT CLOUD COVER). IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS...ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
                    AFTER 1200.

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 3000 FEET...AROUND 103.
                    NEAR 5000 FEET...91-101.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...75-85.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 3000 FEET...12 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 5000 FEET...9-16 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...15-23 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH
                                   BECOMING WEST AROUND 15 MPH IN
                                   THE AFTERNOON.
                    RIDGETOPS......LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
LAL.................IN THE VALLEYS...1. IN THE MOUNTAINS...1 UNTIL
                    1200...THEN 2.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........6 ..HIGH.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (10-20 PCT CLOUD COVER). IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS...ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
                    UNTIL 2400.

MIN TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 3000 FEET...76-82.
                    NEAR 5000 FEET...65-75.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...52-62.
MAX HUMIDITY........NEAR 3000 FEET...30-38 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 5000 FEET...39-49 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...53-63 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE
                                   EVENING BECOMING
                                   DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
LAL.................IN THE VALLEYS...1. IN THE MOUNTAINS...2 UNTIL
                    2400...THEN 1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........5 ..MODERATE.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (20-30 PCT CLOUD COVER) UNTIL
                    1200...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40 PCT CLOUD
                    COVER). IN THE VALLEYS...ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS AFTER 1200. IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS...ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
                    AFTER 1200.

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 3000 FEET...100-106.
                    NEAR 5000 FEET...90-100.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...76-86.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 3000 FEET...13 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 5000 FEET...9-18 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...16-26 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH. GUSTS
                                   UP TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
                    RIDGETOPS......LIGHT AND VARIABLE. GUSTS UP TO
                                   25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................IN THE VALLEYS...1. IN THE MOUNTAINS...1 UNTIL
                    1200...THEN 2.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........5 ..MODERATE.

=

$$

UTZ488-489-241245-
FORECAST AREA 4...SOUTHEAST AND EAST CENTRAL UTAH (MOAB IFC AREA)-
ZONE 488 MANTI NATIONAL FOREST...ZONE 489 SAN RAFAEL SWELL-
221 PM MDT SAT JUL 23 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (10-20 PCT CLOUD COVER).

MIN TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...62-71.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...49-59.
MAX HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...29-39 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...36-46 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......NORTHWEST 10-20 MPH BECOMING
                                   LIGHT AND VARIABLE AFTER
                                   MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........6 ..HIGH.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (15-25 PCT CLOUD COVER).

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...96-102.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...77-87.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...11 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...11-17 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
LAL.................1 IN THE VALLEYS AND 1 IN THE MOUNTAINS.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........6 ..HIGH.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (15-25 PCT CLOUD COVER).

MIN TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...62-72.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...53-63.
MAX HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...30-40 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...41-51 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........6 ..HIGH.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (20-30 PCT CLOUD COVER) UNTIL
                    1200...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40 PCT CLOUD
                    COVER). IN THE MOUNTAINS...ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS AFTER 1200.

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...94-100.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...75-85.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...13 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...14-20 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
LAL.................IN THE VALLEYS...1. IN THE MOUNTAINS...1 UNTIL
                    1200...THEN 2.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........6 ..HIGH.

=

$$

UTZ481>484-241245-
FORECAST AREA 5...NORTHEASTERN UTAH (UINTA IFC AREA)-
ZONE 481 WESTERN ASHLEY NATIONAL FOREST...ZONE 482 WESTERN UINTAH
BASIN...ZONE 483 SOUTHERN ASHLEY NATIONAL FOREST...ZONE
484 TAVAPUTS PLATEAU-
221 PM MDT SAT JUL 23 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (5-15 PCT CLOUD COVER).

MIN TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...53-60.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...46-56.
MAX HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...36-46 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...42-52 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
                                   GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN THE
                                   EVENING.
                    RIDGETOPS......NORTHWEST 10-20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO
                                   25 MPH IN THE EVENING.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........6 ..HIGH.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (10-20 PCT CLOUD COVER).

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...91-97.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...77-87.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...11 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...11-20 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........6 ..HIGH.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (10-20 PCT CLOUD COVER).

MIN TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...56-63.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...49-59.
MAX HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...37-47 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...46-56 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........6 ..HIGH.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (15-25 PCT CLOUD COVER) UNTIL
                    1200...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY (25-35 PCT CLOUD
                    COVER). IN THE MOUNTAINS...ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS AFTER 1200.

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...90-96.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...74-84.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...12 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...14-21 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
LAL.................IN THE VALLEYS...1. IN THE MOUNTAINS...1 UNTIL
                    1200...THEN 2.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........6 ..HIGH.

=

$$


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...IN THE VALLEYS...MOSTLY CLEAR...LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S...HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. IN THE MOUNTAINS...PARTLY CLOUDY...
LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S...HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. ISOLATED SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S IN THE VALLEYS AND
IN THE MID 50S IN THE MOUNTAINS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 90S IN THE
VALLEYS AND IN THE LOWER 80S IN THE MOUNTAINS. EAST WINDS AROUND
15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S IN THE VALLEYS
AND IN THE MID 50S IN THE MOUNTAINS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 90S IN
THE VALLEYS AND IN THE LOWER 80S IN THE MOUNTAINS. WINDS
GENERALLY LESS THAN 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S IN THE VALLEYS AND
IN THE MID 50S IN THE MOUNTAINS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 90S IN THE
VALLEYS AND IN THE LOWER 80S IN THE MOUNTAINS.
.SATURDAY...IN THE VALLEYS...MOSTLY CLEAR...LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S...HIGHS IN THE UPPER 90S. IN THE MOUNTAINS...PARTLY CLOUDY...
LOWS IN THE MID 50S...HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. ISOLATED SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.

.8-14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR SUNDAY JULY 31 TO SATURDAY AUGUST 06
TEMPERATURE... ABOVE NORMAL
PRECIPITATION... ABOVE NORMAL
=

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