Weather Alerts

Salt Lake - 1 Active Weather Alert

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Red Flag Warning
Valid: June 14, 2021, 12:00 pm to June 15, 2021, 10:00 pm
Where: Salt Lake Desert
...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON MONDAY TO 10 PM MDT TUESDAY FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 478...

The National Weather Service in Salt Lake City has issued a Red Flag Warning for wind and low relative humidity, which is in effect from noon Monday to 10 PM MDT Tuesday. The Fire Weather Watch is no longer in effect.

* AFFECTED AREA...Fire Weather Zone 478 Salt Lake Desert.

* WINDS...South 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...As low as 3 percent.

* TEMPERATURE...Record challenging heat with readings about 15 degrees above average.

* IMPACTS...Critical fire weather conditions are possible. Any new fire starts or existing fires may 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.