Cache Valley/Utah Portion Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Fire Weather Warning
Issued: 4:21 PM MDT Sep. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Red flag warning remains in effect from noon Saturday to 8 PM
MDT Sunday for wind, low relative humidity and record high erc
levels for fire weather zone 479 north of I-80 and from noon
Sunday to 8 PM MDT Sunday for areas south of I-80...

* affected area... fire weather zone 479 Wasatch mountains.

* Winds... west-southwest 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.

* Relative humidity... as low as 12 percent.

* Impacts... any fires will have the potential to spread rapidly.
Outdoor burning is not recommended.

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.