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Utah, Glen Canyon Recreation Area/Lake Powell

Excessive Heat Warning

Statement as of 11:19 AM MDT on June 22, 2017


... Excessive heat warning remains in effect until 10 PM MDT this
evening...

* affected area... the Lake Powell area, including Glen Canyon
National Recreation Area and Bullfrog.

* Timing... high temperatures will range between 105 and 108
degrees this afternoon through early this evening.

* Impacts... dehydration, hyperthermia, and heat cramps may impact
those who do not take precautions. Prolonged exposure to these
hot temperatures can result in heat exhaustion and/or heat
stroke. Avoid strenuous outdoor activities during the heat of
the day.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

An excessive heat warning means that a prolonged period of
dangerously hot temperatures will occur. The hot temperatures
will create a dangerous situation in which heat illnesses are
likely. Drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air-conditioned room,
stay out of the sun, and check up on relatives and neighbors.

To reduce risk during outdoor work the occupational safety and
health administration recommends scheduling frequent rest breaks
in shaded or air conditioned environments. Anyone overcome by
heat should be moved to a cool and shaded location. Heat stroke
is an emergency - call 911.





Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 3:23 PM MDT on June 22, 2017


... Red flag warning remains in effect until 10 PM MDT this
evening for gusty winds, low humidity and dry fuels for Colorado
fire weather zones 203, 207, 290, 292 and Utah fire weather zones
486, 487, 490 and 491...

* 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 486 eastern Uinta Basin, fire weather
zone 487 Book Cliffs, fire weather zone 490 Colorado River
Basin and fire weather zone 491 southeast Utah.

* Winds... west 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* Relative humidity... 7 to 12 percent.

* Impacts... fire starts could lead to quickly spreading fires
which could be difficult to impossible to control.

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


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