... Fire Weather Watch remains in effect from Saturday afternoon
through Saturday evening for dry thunderstorms and gusty outflow
winds for fire weather zone 492 below 7000 feet...
* affected area... fire weather zone 492 central Utah west desert
below 7000 feet.
* 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
* impacts... dry thunderstorms in an area with dry fuels will
create hazardous fire weather conditions... and result in new
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.
For more information from NOAA/National Weather Service visit...
http://weather.Gov/saltlakecity (all lower case)