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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
412 AM MDT MON JUN 27 2016

UTZ001>016-019>021-517-518-WYZ021-281200-
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-
412 AM MDT MON JUN 27 2016

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

HIGH PRESSURE ALOFT WILL CONTINUE TO STRENGTHEN OVER UTAH...
LEADING TO HOT TEMPERATURES AND DRY CONDITIONS ACROSS THE
OUTLOOK AREA TODAY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

MOISTURE WORKING NORTH OUT OF ARIZONA WILL BRING THE THREAT OF
HIGH-BASED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TO MAINLY THE SOUTHERN AND
CENTRAL MOUNTAINS TUESDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING. MINIMAL RAINFALL
IS ANTICIPATED WITH ANY SHOWERS AND STORMS.

THE MOISTURE WILL CONTINUE NORTH AND COVER THE ENTIRE OUTLOOK AREA
BY WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL INCREASE IN
AREAL COVERAGE ACROSS THE SOUTH WITH MEASURABLE RAINFALL POSSIBLE.
UP NORTH THE COVERAGE OF SHOWERS AND STORMS WILL REMAIN ISOLATED
WILL LITTLE OR NO MEASURABLE RAINFALL.

THE THREAT OF SCATTERED SHOWERS AND STORMS...MAINLY OVER THE
HIGHER TERRAIN...WILL CONTINUE LATE IN THE WEEK. DRIER AIR MOVING
IN FROM THE WEST WILL BRING A DECREASING TREND IN SHOWERS AND
STORMS DURING THE UPCOMING WEEKEND.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

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

$$

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




Fire Weather Watch

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
134 AM MDT MON JUN 27 2016

UTZ494-495-497-498-272200-
/O.CON.KSLC.FW.A.0001.160628T1800Z-160629T0400Z/
HENRY MOUNTAINS-COLOR COUNTRY WEST DESERT-MOJAVE DESERT-
GRAND STAIRCASE-
134 AM MDT MON JUN 27 2016

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING FOR FOR LIGHTNING AFTER AN EXTREMELY DRY
PERIOD FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 494...495...497 AND 498...

* AFFECTED AREA...IN SOUTHERN UTAH...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 494 HENRY
  MOUNTAINS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 495 COLOR COUNTRY WEST
  DESERT...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 497 MOJAVE DESERT AND FIRE WEATHER
  ZONE 498 GRAND STAIRCASE.

* THUNDERSTORMS...WIDELY SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL
  DEVELOP OVER SOUTHERN UTAH TUESDAY AFTERNOON AND WILL LIKELY
  HAVE LITTLE RAIN ASSOCIATED WITH THEM. THE STORMS ARE EXPECTED
  TO DECREASE IN COVERAGE TUESDAY EVENING...BUT COULD PERSIST
  INTO THE OVERNIGHT HOURS.

* WINDS...ANY SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THAT DEVELOP WILL BE
  CAPABLE OF PRODUCING GUSTY AND ERRATIC OUTFLOW WINDS.

* IMPACTS...LIGHTNING IS EXPECTED WITH ANY THUNDERSTORMS TUESDAY
  AFTERNOON AND EVENING. DUE TO AN EXTENDED PERIOD OF DRY
  CONDITIONS...ANY FIRES THAT START FROM THE LIGHTNING CAN SPREAD
  QUICKLY. ADDITIONALLY...ANY GUSTY OUTFLOW WINDS IN THE VICINITY
  OF THESE FIRE STARTS MAY RESULT IN EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

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.

&&

$$

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




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