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Red Flag Warning

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Salt Lake City UT
215 PM MDT Fri Sep 25 2020

UTZ489-493-494-496-498-260815-
/O.EXT.KSLC.FW.W.0037.000000T0000Z-200927T0400Z/
San Rafael Swell-Central Utah Mountains-Henry Mountains-
Color Country Mountains-Grand Staircase-
215 PM MDT Fri Sep 25 2020

...RED FLAG WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM MDT SATURDAY FOR
WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 489...493...
494...496 AND 498...

* AFFECTED AREA...Fire Weather Zone 489 San Rafael Swell...Fire
  Weather Zone 493 Central Utah Mountains...Fire Weather Zone
  494 Henry Mountains...Fire Weather Zone 496 Color Country
  Mountains and Fire Weather Zone 498 Grand Staircase.

* WINDS...Southwest 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...As low as 10 percent.

* IMPACTS...Critical fire weather conditions are expected,
  mainly during the afternoon through early evening hours. Any
  fire starts may spread rapidly.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Red Flag Warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now...or are imminent. A combination of
strong winds...low relative humidity...and warm temperatures can
contribute to extreme fire behavior.

&&

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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Salt Lake City UT
612 AM MDT Fri Sep 25 2020

UTZ001>016-019>021-517-518-WYZ021-261300-
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-
612 AM MDT Fri Sep 25 2020

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for the western two thirds of
Utah and southwest Wyoming.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Critical fire weather conditions, due to a combination of gusty
winds and low humidity, are expected across northeast Utah and
southwest Wyoming, as well as much of central and southern Utah
today.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday

Critical fire weather conditions, due to a combination of gusty
winds and low humidity, are possible across east-central through
southeast Utah on Saturday.


.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation may be needed. Please relay any information
about observed severe weather to the NWS while following all
local, state, and CDC guidelines.

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For more information from NOAA/s National Weather Service visit...
http://weather.gov/saltlakecity

For information on potential road travel impacts visit...
http://www.udottraffic.utah.gov/roadweatherforecast.aspx



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