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Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 3:51 PM MDT on July 28, 2016


... Red flag warning remains in effect from noon Friday to 10 PM
MDT Saturday for dry thunderstorms and gusty outflow winds for
fire weather zones 492... 493... 495... 497 and 498...

* affected area... fire weather zone 492 central Utah west
desert... fire weather zone 493 central Utah mountains... fire
weather zone 495 color Country West desert... fire weather zone
497 Mojave Desert and fire weather zone 498 Grand Staircase.

* Thunderstorms... isolated to scattered mainly dry thunderstorms
mostly during the afternoon and evening hours Friday and
Saturday.

* Outflow winds... gusty and erratic winds in excess of 50 mph
will be possible with the storms.

* Impacts... the threat of lightning and gusty winds in addition
to very dry conditions will bring the potential of multiple
new fires and explosive fire growth.

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.





Record Report

Statement as of 5:20 PM MDT on July 28, 2016


... Record high maximum temperatures reported for July 27th..

Station new record old record year

Bullfrog 107 106 1979
Cedar City Airport 101 99 1980
Escalante 102 101 1995
Ferron 99 97 1960
Kanab 104 102 1946
Utah test range 101 tied 101 2000
Zion National Park 110 108 1960


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