Vernal, UT (84078)

3:38 AM MDT on June 29, 2017 (GMT -0600)
Maeser | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Fire Weather Warning

Elev 5469 ft 40.46 °N, 109.57 °W | Updated 9 seconds ago

Clear
Clear
57.1 °F
Feels Like 57.1 °F
N
0.0
Wind Variable Wind from North
Gusts 2.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.74 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Dew Point 38 °F
Humidity 48%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:50 AM 8:52 PM
Waxing Crescent, 33% visible
METAR KVEL 290853Z AUTO 04008KT 10SM CLR 17/03 A2997 RMK AO2 SLP071 T01720028 51012
Pressure 29.74 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Dew Point 38 °F
Humidity 48%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:50 AM 8:52 PM
Waxing Crescent, 33% visible
METAR KVEL 290853Z AUTO 04008KT 10SM CLR 17/03 A2997 RMK AO2 SLP071 T01720028 51012

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Fire Weather Warning
Issued: 2:40 AM MDT Jun. 29, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Red flag warning remains in effect from noon today to 8 PM MDT
this evening for wind and low relative humidity for fire weather
zones 200, 202, 203, 207, 290, 292, 294, 486, 487, 490 and 491...

* affected areas... in Colorado, fire weather zone 200 little
snake forecast area, fire weather zone 201 Routt forecast area,
   fire weather zone 202 White River forecast area, fire weather
zone 203 lower Colorado River, fire weather zone 205 Colorado
River headwaters, fire weather zone 207 southwest Colorado
lower forecast area, fire weather zone 290 Paradox Valley
forecast area, fire weather zone 292 North Fork forecast area
and fire weather zone 294 southwest Colorado upper west
forecast area. In Utah, fire weather zone 486 eastern Uinta
Basin, fire weather zone 487 Book Cliffs, fire weather zone
490 Colorado River Basin and fire weather zone 491 southeast
Utah.

* Winds... west 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* Relative humidity... 6 to 11 percent.

* Impacts... fire starts could lead to quickly spreading fires
which could be difficult or impossible to control.

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.





217 am MDT Thu Jun 29 2017

... Red flag warning remains in effect until 10 PM MDT this
evening for wind and low relative humidity for fire weather zones
482... 484... 488... 489 and 494...

* affected area... fire weather zone 482 western Uintah basin...
fire weather zone 484 tavaputs plateau... fire weather zone 488
Manti National Forest... fire weather zone 489 San Rafael Swell
and fire weather zone 494 Henry Mountains.

* Winds... northwest winds on this afternoon and evening 10 to 20
mph with gusts to 35 mph.

* Relative humidity... afternoon minimums as low as 5-10 percent.

* Impacts... gusty winds and low humidities will combine to cause
critical fire weather conditions today.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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.