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149 AM MDT Mon Jun 26 2017
...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 10 PM MDT THIS
EVENING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND ISOLATED DRY
THUNDERSTORMS FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 498...
The National Weather Service in Salt Lake City has issued a Red
Flag Warning for wind and low relative humidity and isolated dry
thunderstorms...which is in effect from noon today to 10 PM MDT
* AFFECTED AREA...Fire Weather Zone 498 Grand Staircase.
* WINDS...Southwest 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.
* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...Afternoon minimums of 8-10%.
* IMPACTS...Gusty winds and low humidities will combine to cause
critical fire weather conditions this afternoon. Isolated dry
thunderstorms may also increase the threat for new starts and
locally gusty and erratic winds.
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.