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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
308 AM MDT SAT JUL 30 2016

UTZ478>484-488-489-302200-
/O.CON.KSLC.FW.W.0008.160730T1600Z-160731T0900Z/
SALT LAKE DESERT-WASATCH MOUNTAINS-UINTA MOUNTAINS-
WESTERN ASHLEY NATIONAL FOREST-WESTERN UINTAH BASIN-
SOUTHERN ASHLEY NATIONAL FOREST-TAVAPUTS PLATEAU-
MANTI NATIONAL FOREST-SAN RAFAEL SWELL-
308 AM MDT SAT JUL 30 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO
3 AM MDT SUNDAY FOR DRY THUNDERSTORMS AND GUSTY OUTFLOW WINDS FOR
FIRE WEATHER ZONES 478...479...480...481...482...483...484...
488 AND 489...

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 478 SALT LAKE DESERT...FIRE
  WEATHER ZONE 479 WASATCH MOUNTAINS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 480
  UINTA MOUNTAINS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 481 WESTERN ASHLEY
  NATIONAL FOREST...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 482 WESTERN UINTAH BASIN...
  FIRE WEATHER ZONE 483 SOUTHERN ASHLEY NATIONAL FOREST...FIRE
  WEATHER ZONE 484 TAVAPUTS PLATEAU...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 488
  MANTI NATIONAL FOREST AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 489 SAN RAFAEL
  SWELL.

* THUNDERSTORMS...ISOLATED MAINLY DRY THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED
  TO DEVELOP LATE THIS MORNING...THEN BECOME SCATTERED DURING THE
  AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

* OUTFLOW WINDS...GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH
  WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH ANY STORMS THAT DEVELOP.

* IMPACTS...THE THREAT OF LIGHTNING AND GUSTY WINDS IN ADDITION
  TO VERY DRY CONDITIONS WILL BRING THE POTENTIAL OF MULTIPLE
  NEW FIRE STARTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES CAN
CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

&&

$$

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

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
308 AM MDT SAT JUL 30 2016

UTZ492-493-495-497-498-302200-
/O.CON.KSLC.FW.W.0008.000000T0000Z-160731T0400Z/
CENTRAL UTAH WEST DESERT-CENTRAL UTAH MOUNTAINS-
COLOR COUNTRY WEST DESERT-MOJAVE DESERT-GRAND STAIRCASE-
308 AM MDT SAT JUL 30 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM MDT THIS
EVENING FOR DRY THUNDERSTORMS AND GUSTY OUTFLOW WINDS FOR FIRE
WEATHER ZONES 492...493...495...497 AND 498...

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 492 CENTRAL UTAH WEST
  DESERT...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 493 CENTRAL UTAH MOUNTAINS...FIRE
  WEATHER ZONE 495 COLOR COUNTRY WEST DESERT...FIRE WEATHER ZONE
  497 MOJAVE DESERT AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 498 GRAND STAIRCASE.

* THUNDERSTORMS...ISOLATED MAINLY DRY THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED
  TO DEVELOP LATE THIS MORNING...THEN BECOME SCATTERED DURING THE
  AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

* OUTFLOW WINDS...GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH
  WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH ANY STORMS THAT DEVELOP.

* IMPACTS...THE THREAT OF LIGHTNING AND GUSTY WINDS IN ADDITION
  TO VERY DRY CONDITIONS WILL BRING THE POTENTIAL OF MULTIPLE
  NEW FIRE STARTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES CAN
CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BOISE ID
830 AM MDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.EXTENSIVE MONSOON MOISTURE WILL COMBINE WITH AN UNSTABLE
ATMOSPHERE TO PRODUCE SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS SOUTHERN
IDAHO BY EARLY AFTERNOON.

IDZ423-426-310600-
/O.UPG.KBOI.FW.A.0002.160730T1800Z-160731T0600Z/
/O.NEW.KBOI.FW.W.0003.160730T1800Z-160731T0600Z/
OWYHEE MOUNTAINS-SOUTHERN HIGHLANDS-
830 AM MDT SAT JUL 30 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING FOR LIGHTNING IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY
TO MIDNIGHT MDT TONIGHT FOR THE OWYHEE MOUNTAINS AND SOUTHERN
HIGHLANDS - FIRE WEATHER ZONES 423 AND 426...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BOISE HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO MIDNIGHT MDT
TONIGHT FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 423 AND 426. THIS IS AN UPGRADE
FROM THE FIRE WEATHER WATCH.

* THUNDERSTORMS...SCATTERED IN COVERAGE. ISOLATED STORMS WILL
  DEVELOP BY MID-MORNING...THEN INCREASE IN COVERAGE THIS
  AFTERNOON.

* OUTFLOW WINDS...GUSTS TO 50 MPH ARE POSSIBLE...ALONG WITH
  ABRUPT SHIFTS IN WIND DIRECTION.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY.

&&

$$


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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
613 AM PDT SAT JUL 30 2016


NVZ454-455-457-469-470-310600-
/O.CON.KLKN.FW.W.0006.000000T0000Z-160731T0600Z/
CENTRAL LANDER AND EUREKA COUNTIES-WHITE PINE COUNTY-
NORTHERN NYE COUNTY/LANDER AND EUREKA COUNTIES SOUTH OF HIGHWAY
50-SOUTHWESTERN AND CENTRAL ELKO COUNTY-EASTERN ELKO COUNTY-
613 AM PDT SAT JUL 30 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS
EVENING FOR DRY THUNDERSTORMS AND GUSTY OUTFLOW WINDS FOR FIRE
WEATHER ZONES 454...455...457...469 AND 470...

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 454 CENTRAL LANDER AND
  EUREKA COUNTIES...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 455 WHITE PINE COUNTY...
  FIRE WEATHER ZONE 457 NORTHERN NYE COUNTY/LANDER AND EUREKA
  COUNTIES SOUTH OF HIGHWAY 50...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 469
  SOUTHWESTERN AND CENTRAL ELKO COUNTY AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 470
  EASTERN ELKO COUNTY.

* THUNDERSTORM COVERAGE...ISOLATED DRY THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN
  THE AFTERNOON ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP TO SCATTERED MOSTLY DRY
  THUNDERSTORMS DURING THE LATE AFTERNOON AND EVENING. A MIX OF
  DRY AND WET THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE OVER THE MOUNTAINS.

* OUTFLOW WINDS...ERRATIC WINDS WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH WILL BE
  POSSIBLE WITH THUNDERSTORMS.

* IMPACTS...DRY LIGHTNING MAY CREATE NEW FIRE STARTS AND COMBINE
  WITH STRONG OUTFLOW WINDS TO PRODUCE RAPID FIRE GROWTH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW... OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG WINDS... LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY... AND WARM TEMPERATURES
CAN CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID
359 AM MDT SAT JUL 30 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON UNTIL 11 PM SATURDAY FOR
THUNDERSTORMS AND GUSTY OUTFLOW WINDS IN SOUTHEAST IDAHO FIRE
WEATHER ZONES 411...413 AND 427...

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM SATURDAY UNTIL 8 PM
SUNDAY FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY IN SOUTHEAST IDAHO FIRE
WEATHER ZONES 475 AND 476...

IDZ411-413-427-302100-
/O.CON.KPIH.FW.W.0008.160730T1800Z-160731T0500Z/
CENTENNIAL MOUNTAINS AND SNAKE RIVER RANGE/TARGHEE NF-
CARIBOU RANGE/CARIBOU NF-
GOOSE CREEK AND RAFT RIVER VALLEY/SOUTHERN SAWTOOTH NF/TWIN FALLS
BLM SOUTH OF THE SNAKE RIVER-
359 AM MDT SAT JUL 30 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 11 PM
MDT THIS EVENING FOR THUNDERSTORMS AND GUSTY OUTFLOW WINDS FOR
SOUTHEAST IDAHO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 411...

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 411.

* THUNDERSTORMS...SCATTERED DRY THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO
  DEVELOP BY EARLY AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE THROUGH LATE EVENING.

* PRECIPITATION...GENERALLY UNDER 0.10 INCHES.

* OUTFLOW WINDS...OVER 30 MPH LIKELY.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP WILL LIKELY SPREAD RAPIDLY.
  OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT RECOMMENDED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW... OR WILL SHORTLY. FIRES MAY EXPERIENCE
RAPID RATES OF GROWTH. PLEASE ADVISE THE APPROPRIATE OFFICIALS OR
FIRE CREWS IN THE FIELD OF THE RED FLAG WARNING FOR PORTIONS OF
SOUTHEAST IDAHO.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
155 AM MDT SAT JUL 30 2016

...CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS OVER THE WESTERN
MOUNTAINS...WIND RIVER BASIN...AND GREEN RIVER MOUNTAINS AND
RATTLESNAKE RANGE THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING...

.THE COMBINATION OF LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...VERY WARM TO HOT
TEMPERATURES...BREEZY CONDITIONS...ISOLATED DRY LIGHTNING AND
HAINES INDEX OF 6 WILL RESULT IN CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

WYZ289-302200-
/O.UPG.KRIW.FW.A.0012.160730T1900Z-160731T0300Z/
/O.NEW.KRIW.FW.W.0014.160730T1900Z-160731T0300Z/
GRANITE/GREEN/FERRIS/RATTLESNAKE MOUNTAINS-
155 AM MDT SAT JUL 30 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 9 PM
MDT THIS EVENING FOR LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...HOT
TEMPERATURES...BREEZY CONDITIONS AND A HAINES INDEX OF 5 OR 6...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RIVERTON HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 9 PM MDT
THIS EVENING. THE FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 289.

* WIND...WEST TO NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 11 PERCENT.

* THUNDERSTORMS...ISOLATED DRY LIGHTNING STORMS WITH STRONG AND
  ERRATIC WIND GUSTS AS HIGH AS 50 MPH.

* HAINES INDEX...5 TO 6

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP WILL LIKELY SPREAD RAPIDLY.
  OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT RECOMMENDED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW....OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES CAN
CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
155 AM MDT SAT JUL 30 2016

...CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS OVER THE WESTERN
MOUNTAINS...WIND RIVER BASIN...AND GREEN RIVER MOUNTAINS AND
RATTLESNAKE RANGE THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING...

.THE COMBINATION OF LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...VERY WARM TO HOT
TEMPERATURES...BREEZY CONDITIONS...ISOLATED DRY LIGHTNING AND
HAINES INDEX OF 6 WILL RESULT IN CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

WYZ288-414>416-302200-
/O.UPG.KRIW.FW.A.0012.160730T1900Z-160731T0300Z/
/O.NEW.KRIW.FW.W.0014.160730T1900Z-160731T0300Z/
EAST WIND RIVER MOUNTAINS/SOUTH SHOSHONE NF-
SALT AND WYOMING RANGES/WEST ZONE BRIDGER TETON NF-
NORTH ZONE BRIDGER TETON NF AND GRAND TETON NP-
WEST WIND RIVER MOUNTAINS/EAST ZONE BRIDGER TETON NF-
155 AM MDT SAT JUL 30 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 9 PM
MDT THIS EVENING FOR LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...WARM
TEMPERATURES...BREEZY CONDITIONS...LIGHTNING AND A HAINES INDEX
OF 5 TO 6...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RIVERTON HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 9 PM MDT
THIS EVENING. THE FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* WIND...WEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 MPH AT TIMES.

* HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 12 PERCENT.

* THUNDERSTORMS...ISOLATED DRY LIGHTNING STORMS WITH STRONG AND
  ERRATIC WIND GUSTS AS HIGH AS 50 MPH.

* HAINES INDEX...5 TO 6

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP OR ARE ONGOING WILL LIKELY
  SPREAD RAPIDLY. OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT RECOMMENDED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW....OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES CAN
CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
155 AM MDT SAT JUL 30 2016

...CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS OVER THE WESTERN
MOUNTAINS...WIND RIVER BASIN...AND GREEN RIVER MOUNTAINS AND
RATTLESNAKE RANGE THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING...

.THE COMBINATION OF LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...VERY WARM TO HOT
TEMPERATURES...BREEZY CONDITIONS...ISOLATED DRY LIGHTNING AND
HAINES INDEX OF 6 WILL RESULT IN CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

WYZ283-302200-
/O.UPG.KRIW.FW.A.0012.160730T1900Z-160731T0300Z/
/O.NEW.KRIW.FW.W.0014.160730T1900Z-160731T0300Z/
UPPER WIND RIVER BASIN/WIND RIVER BASIN-
155 AM MDT SAT JUL 30 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 9 PM
MDT THIS EVENING FOR HOT TEMPERATURES...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND
A HAINES INDEX OF 5 TO 6 AND BREEZY CONDITIONS...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RIVERTON HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 9 PM MDT
THIS EVENING. THE FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* WIND...NORTHWEST 12 TO 18 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 9 PERCENT.

* THUNDERSTORMS...ISOLATED DRY LIGHTNING STORMS MAINLY FROM
  CROWHEART TO DUBOIS IN THE LATE AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

* HAINES...5 TO 6.

* HIGHEST THREAT...IS LOCATED FROM CROWHEART TO DUBOIS.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP WILL LIKELY SPREAD RAPIDLY.
  OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT RECOMMENDED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW....OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES CAN
CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

&&

$$

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