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Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 3:48 AM MDT on June 28, 2017


... Red flag warning remains in effect from noon to 8 PM MDT
Wednesday for wind and low relative humidity for co fire weather
zones 200, 201, 202, 203, 205, 207, 290, 291, 292, 293, 294, 295,
and UT fire weather zones 486, 487, 490 and 491...

* affected areas... in Colorado, fire weather zone 200 little
snake forecast area, fire weather zone 201 Routt forecast area,
   fire weather zone 202 White River forecast area, fire weather
zone 203 lower Colorado River, fire weather zone 205 Colorado
River headwaters, fire weather zone 207 southwest Colorado
lower forecast area, fire weather zone 290 Paradox Valley
forecast area, fire weather zone 291 northern San Juan
forecast area, fire weather zone 292 North Fork forecast area,
fire weather zone 293 Gunnison basin forecast area, fire
weather zone 294 southwest Colorado upper west forecast area
and fire weather zone 295 southwest Colorado upper east
forecast area. In Utah, fire weather zone 486 eastern Uinta
Basin, fire weather zone 487 Book Cliffs, fire weather zone
490 Colorado River Basin and fire weather zone 491 southeast
Utah.

* Winds... west 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* Relative humidity... 9 to 14 percent.

* Impacts... fire starts could lead to quickly spreading fires
which could be difficult or impossible to control.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A red flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now, or will shortly. A combination of
strong winds, low relative humidity, and warm temperatures can
contribute to extreme fire behavior.



For more information from the National Weather Service visit...
http://weather.Gov/gjt


144 am MDT Wed Jun 28 2017

... Red flag warning remains in effect until 10 PM MDT this
evening for wind and low relative humidity for fire weather zones
479... 482... 484... 488... 489 and 494...

* affected area... fire weather zone 479 Wasatch mountains... fire
weather zone 482 western Uintah basin... fire weather zone 484
tavaputs plateau... fire weather zone 488 Manti National
Forest... fire weather zone 489 San Rafael Swell and fire
weather zone 494 Henry Mountains.

* Winds... west 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* Relative humidity... afternoon minimums as low as 5-10 percent.

* Impacts... gusty winds and low humidities will combine to cause
critical fire weather conditions today. Scattered thunderstorms
will also potentially start new fires due to lightning near the
Idaho border.

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.





Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Flood Warning
Alaska - Wind Advisory
Arizona - Fire Weather Warning , Record Report
California - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Fire Weather Warning , Public Information Statement
Florida - Flood Warning
Hawaii - Record Report
Idaho - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning
Illinois - Flood Warning , Special Statement
Indiana - Flood Warning
Iowa - Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Special Statement , Record Report
Louisiana - Flood Warning
Michigan - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement
Minnesota - Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Flood Warning
Nevada - Areal Flood Advisory , Fire Weather Warning
New Mexico -
North Carolina - Record Report
North Dakota - Flood Warning
Texas - Flood Warning , Beach Hazard Statement
Utah - Fire Weather Warning
Wisconsin - Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Beach Hazard Statement , Beach Hazard Statement, Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Wyoming - Areal Flood Warning , Fire Weather Warning

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