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Central Utah Mountains-Color Country West Desert-
Color Country Mountains-
306 PM MDT Mon Jun 26 2017
...RED FLAG WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM MDT WEDNESDAY FOR
WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND ISOLATED DRY THUNDERSTORMS FOR
FIRE WEATHER ZONES 493...495 AND 496...
* AFFECTED AREA...Fire Weather Zone 493 Central Utah Mountains...
Fire Weather Zone 495 Color Country West Desert and Fire
Weather Zone 496 Color Country Mountains.
* WINDS...Southwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 40 mph.
* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...Afternoon minumums as low as 8-10 percent.
* IMPACTS...Gusty winds and low humidities will combine to cause
critical fire weather conditions each afternoon and evening
through Wednesday. Isolated dry thunderstorms may also increase
the threat for new starts and locally gusty and erratic winds
through this evening.
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.