Moab, UT

3:44 PM MDT on June 27, 2017 (GMT -0600)
Mountain View | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Fire Weather Warning

Elev 4091 ft 38.56 °N, 109.55 °W | Updated 28 seconds ago

Clear
Clear
102.6 °F
Feels Like 96 °F
N
2.0
Wind Variable Wind from East

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.62 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 96 °F
Dew Point 18 °F
Humidity 5%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:56 AM 8:46 PM
Waxing Crescent, 19% visible
METAR KCNY 272053Z AUTO 22009G17KT 10SM CLR 36/M12 A2984 RMK AO2 PK WND 26030/2008 SLP028 T03611122 58015
Pressure 29.62 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 96 °F
Dew Point 18 °F
Humidity 5%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:56 AM 8:46 PM
Waxing Crescent, 19% visible
METAR KCNY 272053Z AUTO 22009G17KT 10SM CLR 36/M12 A2984 RMK AO2 PK WND 26030/2008 SLP028 T03611122 58015

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Fire Weather Warning
Issued: 3:08 PM MDT Jun. 27, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Red flag warning remains in effect until 8 PM MDT this evening
for wind and low relative humidity for fire weather zones 200,
202, 203, 207, 290, 291, 294, 486, 487, 490 and 491...
... Red flag warning in effect from noon to 8 PM MDT Wednesday for
wind and low relative humidity for fire weather zones 200, 202,
203, 207, 290, 291, 294, 486, 487, 490 and 491...

The National Weather Service in Grand Junction has issued a red
flag warning for wind and low relative humidity, which is in
effect from noon to 8 PM MDT Wednesday. The Fire Weather Watch is
no longer in effect. A red flag warning will go into effect again
from noon Wednesday through 8 PM MDT Wednesday evening.

* Affected area... in Colorado, fire weather zone 200 little
snake forecast area, fire weather zone 202 White River
forecast area, fire weather zone 203 lower Colorado River,
fire weather zone 207 southwest Colorado lower forecast area,
fire weather zone 290 Paradox Valley forecast area, fire
weather zone 291 northern San Juan 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... southwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* Relative humidity... 5 to 10 percent.

* Impacts... fire starts could lead to quickly spreading fires
which will 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.







254 PM MDT Tue Jun 27 2017

... Red flag warning remains in effect until 10 PM MDT Wednesday
for wind and low relative humidity for fire weather zones 479...
482... 484... 488... 489 and 494...

* affected area... fire weather zone 479 Wasatch mountains... 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... west 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 40 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 through tomorrow.

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.