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Red Flag Warning

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Salt Lake City UT
1200 PM MDT Wed Aug 21 2019

UTZ492-495-497-498-221200-
/O.NEW.KSLC.FW.W.0012.190822T1800Z-190823T0300Z/
Central Utah West Desert-Color Country West Desert-Mojave Desert-
Grand Staircase-
1200 PM MDT Wed Aug 21 2019

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 9 PM MDT THURSDAY FOR
WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 492...495...
497 AND 498...

The National Weather Service in Salt Lake City has issued a Red
Flag Warning for wind and low relative humidity, which is in
effect from noon to 9 PM MDT Thursday.

* AFFECTED AREA...Fire Weather Zone 492 Central Utah West
  Desert...Fire Weather Zone 495 Color Country West Desert...
  Fire Weather Zone 497 Mojave Desert and Fire Weather Zone 498
  Grand Staircase.

* WINDS...Southwest winds 15-25 mph with gusts over 30 mph.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...Single digits.

* IMPACTS...Any fires that develop will have the potential for
  rapid growth. Outdoor burning is not recommended.

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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