Moab, UT

2:05 AM MDT on October 17, 2019 (GMT -0600)
Mountain View | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Fire Weather Warning

Elev 4091 ft 38.56 °N, 109.55 °W | Updated 17 seconds ago

Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
44.2 °F
Feels Like 44 °F
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0
Wind Variable Wind from SE
Gusts 0.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.93 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Windchill 44 °F
Dew Point 12 °F
Humidity 27%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
7:29 AM 6:37 PM
Waning Gibbous, 89% visible
METAR KCNY 170753Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 03/M19 A3000 RMK AO2 SLP133 T00331194
Pressure 29.93 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Windchill 44 °F
Dew Point 12 °F
Humidity 27%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
7:29 AM 6:37 PM
Waning Gibbous, 89% visible
METAR KCNY 170753Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 03/M19 A3000 RMK AO2 SLP133 T00331194

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Fire Weather Warning
Issued: 10:46 PM MDT Oct. 16, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Red flag warning remains in effect from noon to 7 PM MDT
Thursday for wind and low relative humidity for fire weather
zones 484... 489... 492... 494... 495... 497 and 498...

* affected area... fire weather zone 484 tavaputs plateau... fire
weather zone 489 San Rafael Swell... fire weather zone 492
central Utah west desert... fire weather zone 494 Henry
Mountains... fire weather zone 495 color Country West desert...
fire weather zone 497 Mojave Desert and fire weather zone 498
Grand Staircase.

* Winds... southwest gusts around 40 mph western valleys, around
30 mph eastern valleys.

* Relative humidity... as low as 10-15% percent.

* Impacts... critical fire weather conditions are expected. Any
new fire starts could spread rapidly.

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.



For more information from NOAA/National Weather Service visit...
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257 PM MDT Wed Oct 16 2019

... Red flag warning in effect from noon to 7 PM MDT Thursday for
wind and low relative humidity for fire weather zones 200, 202,
203, 205, 290, 292, 487, and 490...

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 7 PM MDT Thursday. The Fire Weather Watch is
no longer in effect.

* 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 205 Colorado River headwaters, fire weather
zone 290 Paradox Valley forecast area and fire weather zone
292 North Fork forecast area. In Utah, fire weather zone 487
Book Cliffs and fire weather zone 490 Colorado River Basin.

* Winds... southwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts 25 to 35 mph below
9000 feet and 35 to 45 mph above 9000 feet.

* Relative humidity... 10 to 15 percent.

* Impacts... conditions may become favorable for the rapid
ignition, growth and spread of fires.

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.