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Weather Alerts for Summit County

Issued by the National Weather Service

Red Flag Warning  RED FLAG WARNING   Red Flag Warning
SUMMIT COUNTY

Areas Affected:
Manti National Forest - Southern Ashley National Forest - Tavaputs Plateau - Uinta Mountains - Wasatch Mountains - Western Ashley National Forest - Western Uintah Basin
Effective: Wed, 6/23 6:00pm Updated: Wed, 6/23 4:49pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Thu, 6/24 6:00am Severity:  Severe  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO
6 AM MDT THURSDAY FOR DRY THUNDERSTORMS AND GUSTY OUTFLOW WINDS
FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 479, 480, 481, 482, 483, 484, AND 488...
* AFFECTED AREA...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 and Fire
Weather Zone 488 Manti National Forest.
* THUNDERSTORMS...Isolated mainly dry thunderstorms are expected
this afternoon becoming widely scattered this evening into the
overnight hours.
* OUTFLOW WINDS...Any thunderstorms will bring the threat of
strong and erratic outflow winds through Thursday morning.
* IMPACTS...Critical fire weather conditions are expected. Any
new fire starts could spread rapidly.

Information:
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.