Southern Utah Mountains Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Fire Weather Warning
Issued: 3:00 PM MDT Jun. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Red flag warning remains in effect until midnight MDT tonight
for wind and low relative humidity for fire weather zones 493 and
494 below 7500 feet...
... Red flag warning remains in effect from noon to 11 PM MDT
Saturday for wind and low relative humidity for fire weather
zones 493 and 494 below 7500 feet...

* affected area... fire weather zone 493 central Utah mountains
below 7500 feet and fire weather zone 494 Henry Mountains
below 7500 feet.

* Winds... southwest gusts around 30 mph.

* Relative humidity... 7 to 10 percent during the afternoons 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.