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WGUS55 KSLC 252205
FFWSLC
UTC025-053-260100-
/O.NEW.KSLC.FF.W.0012.140725T2205Z-140726T0100Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
405 PM MDT FRI JUL 25 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SALT LAKE CITY HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  EAST CENTRAL WASHINGTON COUNTY IN UTAH...
  WEST CENTRAL KANE COUNTY IN UTAH...

* UNTIL 700 PM MDT

* AT 402 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A THUNDERSTORM PRODUCING
  HEAVY RAIN OVER THE SOUTHERN PORTION OF ZION NATIONAL PARK.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...NORTH
  CREEK...LITTLE CREEK...AND THE NORTH FORK OF THE VIRGIN RIVER.

CURRENT RADAR ESTIMATES RAIN FALLING AT 0.5 TO 0.75 INCHES PER HOUR.
THESE RAINFALL RATES ARE ANTICIPATED TO CAUSE FLASH FLOODING ACROSS
THE SOUTHERN PORTION OF ZION NATIONAL PARK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND NOW. ACT QUICKLY TO PROTECT YOUR LIFE.


&&

LAT...LON 3736 11279 3711 11293 3720 11320 3742 11307

$$

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WWUS85 KSLC 252058
RFWSLC

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
258 PM MDT FRI JUL 25 2014

UTZ492-261100-
/O.NEW.KSLC.FW.A.0009.140726T1800Z-140727T0500Z/
/O.CON.KSLC.FW.W.0019.000000T0000Z-140726T0300Z/
CENTRAL UTAH WEST DESERT-
258 PM MDT FRI JUL 25 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MDT THIS EVENING
FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 492 BELOW
7000 FEET...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING FOR DRY THUNDERSTORMS AND GUSTY OUTFLOW WINDS FOR
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 492 BELOW 7000 FEET...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SALT LAKE CITY HAS ISSUED A FIRE
WEATHER WATCH BELOW 7000 FEET FOR DRY THUNDERSTORMS AND GUSTY
OUTFLOW WINDS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING.

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 492 CENTRAL UTAH WEST DESERT
  BELOW 7000 FEET.

* WINDS...SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS OF 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
  35 MPH WILL DEVELOP BY EARLY AFTERNOON...AND CONTINUE INTO THE
  EVENING HOURS BEFORE DIMINISHING.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...6 TO 12 PERCENT RANGE AND NOT RECOVERING
  ABOVE 15 PERCENT UNTIL MID TO LATE EVENING.

* IMPACTS...COMBINATION OF LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND GUSTY WINDS
  WILL CREATE HAZARDOUS FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS THROUGH THIS
  EVENING.

* THUNDERSTORMS...SCATTERED AND MOSTLY DRY THUNDERSTORMS WILL
  LIKELY DEVELOP SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING. POCKETY WETTING
  RAINS ARE POSSIBLE WITH SOME OF THE STRONGER STORMS...BUT MOST
  STORMS ARE EXPECTED TO BE DRY AT THIS TIME.

* OUTFLOW WINDS...ERRATIC WIND GUSTS IN THE 45 TO 50 MPH WILL BE
  POSSIBLE WITH THE THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY

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.

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH MEANS THAT THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR CRITICAL
FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS. CONTINUE TO MONITOR FOR THE LATEST
FORECASTS AND FOR POSSIBLE RED FLAG WARNINGS.

&&

$$

UTZ495-260300-
/O.CON.KSLC.FW.W.0019.000000T0000Z-140726T0300Z/
COLOR COUNTRY WEST DESERT-
258 PM MDT FRI JUL 25 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MDT THIS EVENING
FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 495...

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 495 COLOR COUNTRY WEST
  DESERT.

* WINDS...SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS OF 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
  35 MPH WILL CONTINUE INTO THE EVENING HOURS BEFORE DIMINISHING.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...6 TO 12 PERCENT RANGE BY EARLY AND NOT
  RECOVERING ABOVE 15 PERCENT UNTIL MID TO LATE EVENING.

* IMPACTS...COMBINATION OF LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND GUSTY WINDS
  WILL CREATE HAZARDOUS FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS THROUGH THIS
  EVENING.

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 NOAA/NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE VISIT...
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/SALTLAKECITY (ALL LOWER CASE)



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