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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Salt Lake City UT
359 PM MDT Tue Aug 11 2020

UTZ001>016-019>021-517-518-WYZ021-121300-
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-
642 AM MDT Tue Aug 11 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 are expected for portions of
southern Utah due to a combination of gusty winds and low humidity,
with the threat of dry thunderstorms over far northwest Utah

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

Critical fire weather conditions will continue Wednesday across
southern Utah due to a combination of gusty winds and low
humidity.

Similar critical fire weather conditions may spread into central
and portions of northern Utah Wednesday and possibly into
Thursday.

.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.

$$

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




Red Flag Warning

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Salt Lake City UT
352 AM MDT Wed Aug 12 2020

UTZ493>496-498-122200-
/O.CON.KSLC.FW.W.0027.000000T0000Z-200813T0300Z/
Central Utah Mountains-Henry Mountains-Color Country West Desert-
Color Country Mountains-Grand Staircase-
352 AM MDT Wed Aug 12 2020

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MDT THIS EVENING
FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 493...
494...495...496 AND 498...

* AFFECTED AREA...Fire Weather Zone 493 Central Utah Mountains...
   Fire Weather Zone 494 Henry Mountains...Fire Weather Zone 495
  Color Country West Desert...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 7 percent.

* IMPACTS...Critical fire weather conditions are expected. Any
  fire starts will 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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