Southwest Wyoming Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Fire Weather Watch
Statement as of 3:11 PM MDT on August 31, 2015

... Fire Weather Watch in effect from Wednesday morning through
Thursday evening for strong wind and low humidity...

The National Weather Service in Riverton has issued a Fire
Weather Watch... which is in effect from Wednesday morning through
Thursday evening.

* Affected area... fire weather zone 275. Fire weather zone 277.
Fire weather zone 279. Fire weather zone 414. Fire weather
zone 415.

* Wind... becoming southwest at 15 to 25 mph with gusts of 30 to 40
mph possible on Wednesday. Slightly less wind expected on
Thursday... however... gusts of 25 to 30 mph or higher are possible.

* Humidity... 10 to 15 percent east of The Divide... with around 15
percent expected across the west and south

* thunderstorms... very dry conditions expected Wednesday... with
little to no thunderstorm threat. Mainly dry conditions expected
again Thursday... with only a very isolated thunderstorm possible
across northwestern Wyoming.

* Impacts... any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
Outdoor burning is not recommended.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible
red flag warnings.




Public Information Statement
Statement as of 8:36 PM MDT on August 31, 2015

... Preliminary storm information...

Below are 2-day rainfall and wind gust reports through 8 PM.

***** Precip reports ***** time precip

... Cache Valley/Utah portion...
Logan - 4444 ft 8 PM Mon 0.23
Cache County EOC - 4452 ft 7 am Mon 0.13

... Northern Wasatch front...
Brigham City - 4590 ft 8 PM sun 0.04

... Salt Lake and Tooele valleys...
Sandy - 4714 ft 7 am Mon 0.04
olympus Cove - 5070 ft 8 PM sun 0.03
Riverton - 4429 ft 8 PM sun 0.02
rocky - 5970 ft 7 PM sun 0.02

... Southern Wasatch front...
American Fork - 4661 ft 7 am Mon 0.14
Lehi - 4800 ft 7 am Mon 0.13
tickville - 5191 ft 7 PM Mon 0.11
alpine - 5070 ft 5 PM Mon 0.11
Pleasant Grove - 5200 ft 7 PM Mon 0.06
Payson - 4652 ft 4 am Mon 0.05
Saratoga Springs - 4655 ft 8 PM sun 0.03

... Great Salt Lake Desert and mountains...
Snowville (west) - 4443 ft 8 PM Mon 0.08

... Wasatch mountains I-80 north...
blacksmith Fork - 5020 ft 7 PM Mon 0.28
Garden City - 7615 ft 8 PM Mon 0.09
Laketown - 5980 ft 5 PM Mon 0.07
Randolph - 6264 ft 8 PM sun 0.02

... Wasatch mountains south of I-80...
Alta - Collins - 9662 ft 8 PM Mon 0.15
Alta - base - 8560 ft 8 PM Mon 0.09
timpanogos cave - 7999 ft 8 PM Mon 0.05

... Western Uinta Mountains...
Yellowstone river nr Altonah - 7506 ft 8 PM Mon 0.78
Yellowstone drainage - 7800 ft 8 PM Mon 0.70
chepeta - 12120 ft 7 PM Mon 0.56
Moon Lake - 8150 ft 8 PM Mon 0.30
Aspen mtn - 7539 ft 8 PM Mon 0.25
hewinta - 9186 ft 8 PM Mon 0.25
West Fork blacksfork - 8865 ft 8 PM Mon 0.20
Weber river nr Oakley 7nne - 6653 ft 8 PM Mon 0.12
Oakley - 7800 ft 8 PM Mon 0.08
Bear River - 8536 ft 8 PM Mon 0.08

... Wasatch Plateau/Book Cliffs...
Baer #10 red bull - 8360 ft 8 PM Mon 0.70
Bruin Point - 10200 ft 7 PM Mon 0.21

... Western Uinta Basin...
Duchesne river nr Tabiona - 6209 ft 7 PM Mon 0.24
Blacktail - 7311 ft 7 PM Mon 0.17
Altamont - 6370 ft 5 am Mon 0.15
Hanna near Duchesne - 6745 ft 8 PM Mon 0.14
Neola - 5950 ft 5 PM Mon 0.04

... Castle country...
Wellington 3 E - 5400 ft 5 PM Mon 0.22
Carbon County Airport - 5922 ft 8 PM Mon 0.08

... San Rafael Swell...
Flattop Mountain - 6120 ft 8 PM Mon 0.22
Goblin Valley sp - 4990 ft 5 am Mon 0.15
San Rafael nr Green River - 4200 ft 8 PM Mon 0.14
Green River - 4073 ft 7 PM Mon 0.10
Capitol Reef National Park - 5500 ft 5 am Mon 0.04
Torrey - 6050 ft 8 PM Mon 0.03

... Sanpete/Sevier valleys...
Manti radio - 5498 ft 5 am Mon 0.09
Spring City - 5835 ft 8 PM sun 0.04

... West central Utah...
Mud Spring - 5902 ft 7 PM Mon 0.05

... Southwest Utah...
Milford - 5002 ft 8 PM Mon 0.22

... Utah's Dixie and Zion National Park...
Zion National Park - 4050 ft 5 am Mon 0.15
Zion Canyon - 3999 ft 7 PM Mon 0.07

... South central Utah...
Telegraph Flat - 5460 ft 7 PM Mon 0.48
Kanab - 4940 ft 5 PM Mon 0.28
Apple Valley - 4757 ft 8 am Mon 0.10
Escalante - 5810 ft 5 PM Mon 0.03

... Southern Utah mountains...
Buck Flat - 8000 ft 8 PM Mon 0.34
Panguitch - 6550 ft 8 PM Mon 0.25
Tom best Spring - 7718 ft 8 PM Mon 0.10
fishlake d4 pt #4 - 9590 ft 8 PM Mon 0.10
Boulder - 7171 ft 7 am Mon 0.09
Circleville - 6079 ft 6 am Mon 0.08
Loa - 7096 ft 8 PM sun 0.04

... Southwest Wyoming...
Smiths Fork nr Robertson - 8470 ft 8 PM Mon 0.11

***** wind reports ***** time windspeed

... Cache Valley/Utah portion...
Wellsville - 4665 ft 3 am sun 43 mph

... Salt Lake and Tooele valleys...
flight Park South - 5202 ft 11 PM sun 49 mph
Vernon Hill - 5761 ft 1 PM sun 45 mph
Sandy - 5161 ft 6 am sun 41 mph
Great Salt Lake Marina - 4206 ft 1 am sun 41 mph

... Southern Wasatch front...
I-15 at Provo - 4500 ft 6 PM sun 48 mph
tickville - 5191 ft 11 PM sun 47 mph

... Great Salt Lake Desert and mountains...
Badger Island - 4199 ft 4 am sun 50 mph
I-80 at grassey - 4650 ft 3 am sun 45 mph
Gunnison Island - 4242 ft 12 am sun 45 mph
I-80 at mp 1 - 4270 ft 2 am sun 43 mph
v-grid - 4226 ft 9 PM sun 42 mph
sr-30 at Curlew - 4766 ft 9 PM Sat 42 mph
upper Cedar mtn - 7052 ft 11 PM Sat 41 mph

... Wasatch mountains I-80 North...
Ogden Peak - 9570 ft 3 am sun 60 mph
Sherwood Hills - 5039 ft 3 am sun 54 mph
Powder Mountain - 8897 ft 3 am sun 52 mph
sr-30 - 4990 ft 2 am sun 50 mph
portable RWIS 5 - 7612 ft 3 am sun 48 mph
snowbasin - Wildcat - 7703 ft 2 am sun 48 mph
sr-65 at Big Mountain Pass - 7433 ft 3 PM sun 41 mph

... Wasatch mountains south of I-80...
Sundance - arrowhead - 8251 ft 9 am sun 59 mph
Park City - Jupiter - 10024 ft 1 am sun 44 mph
Deer Vly - Empire pk - 9570 ft 3 PM sun 42 mph
Deer Vly - Mount Baldy - 9347 ft 2 PM sun 42 mph
Deer Vly - Bald Eagle - 8400 ft 3 PM sun 41 mph
S-turns - big Cottonwood - 6235 ft 3 am sun 41 mph

... Western Uinta Mountains...
Windy Peak - 10662 ft 1 PM sun 55 mph
Dry Ridge - 11565 ft 1 PM sun 52 mph
Lofty Lake peak - 11186 ft 6 am sun 48 mph
chepeta - 12120 ft 5 am sun 42 mph

... Wasatch Plateau/Book Cliffs...
portable RWIS 4 - 9805 ft 10 am sun 46 mph
Soldier Summit - 7487 ft 1 PM sun 44 mph

... Castle country...
Carbon County Airport - 5922 ft 4 PM Mon 40 mph

... San Rafael Swell...
Flattop Mountain - 6120 ft 1 PM sun 47 mph

... Sanpete/Sevier valleys...
I-70 at Salina - 5226 ft 12 PM sun 40 mph

... West central Utah...
Mud Spring - 5902 ft 5 PM sun 47 mph
U.S. 6 at Eureka - 6584 ft 4 am sun 46 mph

... Southwest Utah...
Milford Municipal Airport - 5039 ft 2 PM sun 44 mph
Brimstone Reservoir - 5620 ft 1 PM sun 44 mph

... Central Utah mountains...
sr-72 at Hogan Pass - 8977 ft 3 PM sun 41 mph
I-70 at Fish Creek - 6540 ft 2 PM sun 41 mph
I-15 at Scipio Summit - 5960 ft 1 PM sun 41 mph
Manti - portable #3 - 9001 ft 11 am sun 40 mph

... Southern Utah mountains...
sr-12 at Boulder Summit - 9595 ft 2 PM sun 40 mph

... Southwest Wyoming...
LeRoy - 6886 ft 8 PM sun 53 mph
Fort Bridger WY - 7034 ft 9 PM sun 52 mph
Church Butte - 6743 ft 9 PM sun 51 mph
Evanston - Burns field - 7162 ft 3 PM sun 46 mph
French - 7375 ft 9 PM sun 45 mph
Coal Road - 7349 ft 9 PM sun 44 mph
Muddy Creek - 6970 ft 9 PM sun 43 mph
US 189 interchange - 6978 ft 4 PM sun 43 mph
I-80 east of Evanston - 7579 ft 4 PM sun 42 mph


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