Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
646 AM MDT SAT JUL 16 2016

UTZ001>016-019>021-517-518-WYZ021-171200-
CACHE VALLEY/UTAH PORTION-NORTHERN WASATCH FRONT-
SALT LAKE AND TOOELE VALLEYS-SOUTHERN WASATCH FRONT-
GREAT SALT LAKE DESERT AND MOUNTAINS-WASATCH MOUNTAIN VALLEYS-
WASATCH MOUNTAINS I-80 NORTH-WASATCH MOUNTAINS SOUTH OF I-80-
WESTERN UINTA MOUNTAINS-WASATCH PLATEAU/BOOK CLIFFS-
WESTERN UINTA BASIN-CASTLE COUNTRY-SAN RAFAEL SWELL-
SANPETE/SEVIER VALLEYS-WEST CENTRAL UTAH-SOUTHWEST UTAH-
UTAHS DIXIE AND ZION NATIONAL PARK-SOUTH CENTRAL UTAH-
GLEN CANYON RECREATION AREA/LAKE POWELL-CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-
SOUTHERN MOUNTAINS-SOUTHWEST WYOMING-
646 AM MDT SAT JUL 16 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE WESTERN TWO THIRDS OF
UTAH AND SOUTHWEST WYOMING.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS RESULTING FROM A VERY
DRY AIRMASS AND GUSTY SOUTHWEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON
AND EVENING ACROSS MUCH OF CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN UTAH WHERE FUELS
ARE CRITICALLY DRY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

HAZARDOUS FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL ONCE AGAIN DEVELOP ACROSS
MUCH OF CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN UTAH SUNDAY AS THE AIRMASS REMAINS
VERY DRY AND GUSTY SOUTHWEST WINDS CONTINUE.

ISOLATED AFTERNOON THUNDERSTORMS COULD DEVELOP ON SUNDAY ACROSS
THE SOUTHERN AND EASTERN PORTIONS OF THE AREA WITH LIGHTNING AND
STRONG GUSTY WINDS BEING THE MAIN THREAT.

THUNDERSTORM COVERAGE WILL INCREASE MONDAY AND TUESDAY OVER
MAINLY THE MOUNTAINS AND EASTERN PORTIONS OF THE OUTLOOK AREA
THEN ACROSS MOST OF THE AREA ON WEDNESDAY. LIGHTNING AND STRONG
GUSTY WINDS WILL REMAIN THE PRIMARY THREAT FROM STORMS ON MONDAY
AND TUESDAY. HOWEVER THERE WILL BE AN INCREASING CHANCE OF LOCALLY
HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS THE SOUTHEAST MONDAY AND TUESDAY...THEN OVER
MORE OF THE AREA ON WEDNESDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SIGNIFICANT WEATHER
CONDITIONS ACCORDING TO STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES.

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

FOR INFORMATION ON POTENTIAL ROAD TRAVEL IMPACTS VISIT...
HTTP://WWW.UDOTTRAFFIC.UTAH.GOV/ROADWEATHERFORECAST.ASPX


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