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Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 7:57 PM MDT on June 27, 2017


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

* affected area... 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
and fire weather zone 294 southwest Colorado upper west
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... southwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* Relative humidity... 5 to 10 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.






254 PM MDT Tue Jun 27 2017

... Red flag warning remains in effect until 10 PM MDT Wednesday
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 40 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 through tomorrow.

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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