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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
249 PM MDT THU JUL 28 2016

UTZ478>484-291200-
/O.NEW.KSLC.FW.A.0004.160730T1600Z-160731T0400Z/
SALT LAKE DESERT-WASATCH MOUNTAINS-UINTA MOUNTAINS-
WESTERN ASHLEY NATIONAL FOREST-WESTERN UINTAH BASIN-
SOUTHERN ASHLEY NATIONAL FOREST-TAVAPUTS PLATEAU-
249 PM MDT THU JUL 28 2016

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY MORNING
THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING FOR DRY THUNDERSTORMS AND GUSTY OUTFLOW
WINDS FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 478...479...480...481...482...483 AND
484...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SALT LAKE CITY HAS ISSUED A FIRE
WEATHER WATCH FOR DRY THUNDERSTORMS AND GUSTY OUTFLOW WINDS...
WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH SATURDAY
EVENING.

* 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 AND FIRE
  WEATHER ZONE 484 TAVAPUTS PLATEAU.

* THUNDERSTORMS...ISOLATED TO SCATTERED MAINLY DRY THUNDERSTORMS
  MOSTLY DURING THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING HOURS SATURDAY.

* OUTFLOW WINDS...GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS IN EXCESS OF 50 MPH WILL
  BE POSSIBLE WITH THE STORMS.

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

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.

&&

$$

ROGOWSKI

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

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
518 AM PDT THU JUL 28 2016

CAZ270-271-273-278-NVZ450-458-459-282300-
/O.CON.KREV.FW.A.0007.160729T2100Z-160730T0600Z/
SURPRISE VALLEY CALIFORNIA-
WESTERN LASSEN/EASTERN PLUMAS/EASTERN SIERRA/EASTERN NEVADA
COUNTIES-MONO AND EASTERN ALPINE COUNTIES-EASTERN LASSEN COUNTY-
WESTERN NEVADA SIERRA FRONT-NORTHERN WASHOE COUNTY-
MINERAL AND SOUTHERN LYON COUNTIES-
518 AM PDT THU JUL 28 2016

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING FOR THUNDERSTORMS AND STRONG OUTFLOW WINDS
FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST CALIFORNIA AND WESTERN NEVADA...

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE ZONE 270 SURPRISE VALLEY CALIFORNIA, FIRE
  ZONE 271 WESTERN LASSEN/EASTERN PLUMAS/EASTERN SIERRA/EASTERN
  NEVADA COUNTIES, FIRE ZONE 273 MONO AND EASTERN ALPINE
  COUNTIES, FIRE ZONE 278 EASTERN LASSEN COUNTY, FIRE ZONE 450
  WESTERN NEVADA SIERRA FRONT, FIRE ZONE 458 NORTHERN WASHOE
  COUNTY AND FIRE ZONE 459 MINERAL AND SOUTHERN LYON COUNTIES.

* THUNDERSTORMS...ISOLATED MAINLY DRY THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED
  TO DEVELOP FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE INTO FRIDAY EVENING.
  STORMS MAY BECOME SCATTERED IN THE LATE AFTERNOON.

* OUTFLOW WINDS...GUSTS 40-50 MPH ARE LIKELY WITH LOCALLY HIGHER
  GUSTS OVER 60 MPH POSSIBLE IN THE DESERT AREAS.

* IMPACTS...LIGHTNING CAN CREATE NEW FIRE STARTS AND MAY COMBINE
  WITH STRONG OUTFLOW WINDS TO CAUSE A FIRE TO RAPIDLY GROW IN
  SIZE AND INTENSITY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AVOID OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES THAT CAN CAUSE A SPARK NEAR DRY
VEGETATION... SUCH AS YARD WORK... TARGET SHOOTING... OR
CAMPFIRES. FOLLOW LOCAL FIRE RESTRICTIONS. CHECK WEATHER.GOV/RENO
FOR UPDATES AND LIVINGWITHFIRE.INFO FOR PREPAREDNESS TIPS.

&&

$$

HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/RENO

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