Weather Alerts for Wasatch Mountain Valleys

Issued by the National Weather Service

Red Flag Warning  RED FLAG WARNING   Red Flag Warning
WASATCH MOUNTAIN VALLEYS

Areas Affected:
Southern Ashley National Forest - Tavaputs Plateau - Wasatch Mountains - Western Uintah Basin
Effective: Wed, 8/12 2:17pm Updated: Wed, 8/12 9:24pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Thu, 8/13 9:00pm Severity:  Severe  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MDT THURSDAY FOR
WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 479...482...
483 AND 484...
* AFFECTED AREA...Fire Weather Zone 479 Wasatch Mountains...Fire
Weather Zone 482 Western Uintah Basin...Fire Weather Zone 483
Southern Ashley National Forest and Fire Weather Zone 484
Tavaputs Plateau.
* WINDS...Southwest 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.
* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...As low as 8 percent.
* IMPACTS...Critical fire weather conditions are possible. Any
fire starts will spread rapidly.

Information:
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.

Red Flag Warning  RED FLAG WARNING   Red Flag Warning
WASATCH MOUNTAIN VALLEYS

Areas Affected:
Uinta Mountains - Western Ashley National Forest
Effective: Thu, 8/13 12:00pm Updated: Wed, 8/12 9:24pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Thu, 8/13 9:00pm Severity:  Severe  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 9 PM MDT THURSDAY FOR
WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 480 AND
481...
The National Weather Service in Salt Lake City has issued a Red
Flag Warning for wind and low relative humidity, which is in
effect from noon to 9 PM MDT Thursday.
* AFFECTED AREA...Fire Weather Zone 480 Uinta Mountains and Fire
Weather Zone 481 Western Ashley National Forest.
* WINDS...West 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.
* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...As low as 8 percent.
* IMPACTS...Critical fire weather conditions are possible. Any
fire starts will spread rapidly.

Information:
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.