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Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 2:17 PM MDT on June 28, 2016


... Red flag warning in effect from 10 am to 10 PM MDT Wednesday
for lightning after an extremely period for fire weather zone
478...

* affected area... fire weather zone 478 Salt Lake desert.

* Thunderstorms... isolated to widely scattered showers and
thunderstorms will develop across northern Utah late Wednesday
morning and persist through the evening hours. These storms
will likely have little rain associated with them.

* Winds... any showers and thunderstorms that develop will be
capable of producing gusty and erratic outflow winds.

* Impacts... lightning is expected with any thunderstorms on
Wednesday. Due to an extended period of dry conditions... any
fires that start from the lightning can spread quickly.
Additionally... any gusty outflow winds in the vicinity of these
fire starts may result in extreme fire behavior.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A red flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now... or will shortly. Lightning after an
extremely dry period can result in fire starts that spread
quickly. Additionally... any gusty outflow winds in the vicinity
of these fire starts can contribute to extreme fire behavior.





Record Report

Statement as of 7:05 PM MDT on June 28, 2016


... Record high maximum temperatures reported for June 28th...

Station new record old record year

Tooele 98 tied 98 2007

... Record high minimum temperatures reported for June 28th...

Station new record old record year

Alta* 58 53 1979
Cedar City airport** 69 65 1988

*note: the record high mininum temperature must stay at or above 53 degress before midnight
to be official.
**Note: the record high mininum temperature must stay at or above 65 degress before midnight
to be official.


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