Central and Southwest Mountains Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

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Fire Weather Warning
Issued: 11:44 AM MDT Jun. 22, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Red flag warning remains in effect from noon Saturday to 11 PM
MDT Saturday for wind and low relative humidity for fire weather
zones 495... 496... 497 and 498...

* affected area... fire weather zone 495 color Country West
desert... fire weather zone 496 color country mountains... fire
weather zone 497 Mojave Desert and fire weather zone 498 Grand
Staircase.

* Winds... southwest gusts around 30 mph.

* Relative humidity... 5 to 9 percent during the afternoon.

* Impacts... any fires that develop will have the potential to
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 are imminent. A combination of
strong winds... low relative humidity... and warm temperatures can
contribute to extreme fire behavior.





1144 am MDT Fri Jun 22 2018

... Red flag warning remains in effect until 11 PM MDT Saturday
for wind and low relative humidity for fire weather zones 488 and
489 below 8000 feet...

* affected area... fire weather zone 488 Manti National Forest
below 8000 feet and fire weather zone 489 San Rafael Swell
below 8000 feet.

* Winds... northwest gusts around 30 mph today. Southwest winds
to 30 mph will return Saturday.

* Relative humidity... 7 to 10 percent each afternoon with poor
overnight recovery.

* Impacts... any fires that develop will have the potential to
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 are imminent. A combination of
strong winds... low relative humidity... and warm temperatures can
contribute to extreme fire behavior.



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