Moab, UT

6:51 PM MDT on September 20, 2019 (GMT -0600)
Mountain View | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Fire Weather Warning

Elev 4091 ft 38.56 °N, 109.55 °W | Updated 20 seconds ago

Clear
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74.8 °F
Feels Like 74 °F
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Wind Variable Wind from SW
Gusts 0.0 mph

Today
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--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.72 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 74 °F
Dew Point 10 °F
Humidity 8%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
7:04 AM 7:18 PM
Waning Gibbous, 61% visible
METAR KCNY 202353Z AUTO 30010KT 10SM CLR 23/M08 A2988 RMK AO2 PK WND 24027/2259 WSHFT 2257 SLP064 T02331083 10256 20228 53007
Pressure 29.72 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 74 °F
Dew Point 10 °F
Humidity 8%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
7:04 AM 7:18 PM
Waning Gibbous, 61% visible
METAR KCNY 202353Z AUTO 30010KT 10SM CLR 23/M08 A2988 RMK AO2 PK WND 24027/2259 WSHFT 2257 SLP064 T02331083 10256 20228 53007

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Fire Weather Warning
Issued: 2:47 PM MDT Sep. 20, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Red flag warning in effect from noon to 9 PM MDT today for
wind, low relative humidity and dry fuels for southeast Utah fire
weather zones 490 and 491 and southwest Colorado fire weather
zones 203, 207, 290, and 292...

* affected area... in Colorado, fire weather zone 203 lower
Colorado River, fire weather zone 207 southwest Colorado lower
forecast area, fire weather zone 290 Paradox Valley forecast
area and fire weather zone 292 North Fork forecast area. In
Utah, fire weather zone 490 Colorado River Basin and fire
weather zone 491 southeast Utah.

* Winds... southwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 55 mph.

* Relative humidity... 10 to 15 percent.

* Impacts... conditions will be favorable for the rapid ignition
and spread of fires. Open burning is strongly discouraged.

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.



For more information from the National Weather Service visit...
http://weather.Gov/gjt


1005 am MDT Fri Sep 20 2019

... Red flag warning in effect until 10 PM MDT this evening for
wind and low relative humidity for fire weather zone 489...

The National Weather Service in Salt Lake City has issued a red
flag warning for wind and low relative humidity, which is in
effect until 10 PM MDT this evening.

* Affected area... fire weather zone 489 San Rafael Swell.

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

* Relative humidity... as low as 10 percent.

* Impacts... the combination of low humidity and strong winds is
may lead to the rapid spread of any fires that start.

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.