Castle Country Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Fire Weather Warning
Issued: 5:24 PM MDT Jul. 29, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Red flag warning remains in effect from 10 am Saturday to 3 am
MDT Sunday for dry thunderstorms and gusty outflow winds for fire
weather zones 478... 479... 480... 481... 482... 483... 484... 488 and
489...

* affected area... fire weather zone 478 Salt Lake desert... fire
weather zone 479 Wasatch mountains... fire weather zone 480
Uinta Mountains... fire weather zone 481 western Ashley
National Forest... fire weather zone 482 western Uintah basin...
fire weather zone 483 southern Ashley National Forest... fire
weather zone 484 Tavaputs plateau... fire weather zone 488
Manti National Forest and fire weather zone 489 San Rafael
Swell.

* Thunderstorms... isolated mainly dry thunderstorms are expected
to develop late Saturday morning... then become scattered
during the afternoon and evening.

* Outflow winds... gusty and erratic winds in excess of 40 mph
will be possible with any storms that develop.

* Impacts... the threat of lightning and gusty winds in addition to
very dry conditions will bring the potential of multiple new fire
starts.

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.




Record Report
Issued: 7:25 PM MDT Jul. 29, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Record high minimum temperatures reported for July 29th...

Station new record old record year

Ferron 69 68 1898
Fillmore 71 tied 71 1947