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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Elko NV
356 AM PDT Wed Sep 22 2021

Humboldt County-Northern Elko County-Southeastern Elko County-
Ruby Mountains and East Humboldt Range-Southwest Elko County-
South Central Elko County-
Including the cities of Golconda, Winnemucca, Valmy, Dufferena,
Midas, Gibbs Ranch, Charleston, Jarbidge, Mountain City, Owyhee,
Tuscarora, West Wendover, Elko, Ryndon, Jiggs, Lamoille, Lee,
South Fork, Spring Creek, Ruby Lake, and Oasis
356 AM PDT Wed Sep 22 2021

...Elevated fire weather conditions across northern Nevada this

Breezy to windy conditions and low relative humidity will bring
elevated fire weather conditions to portions of Humboldt and Elko
counties this afternoon. Southwest winds are expected to gust
around 25 to 30 mph, though occasional gusts to 35 mph are
possible. In addition, minimum relative humidity will be 10
percent or less. Finally, fuels across the area are either
approaching or at critical levels. Due to these conditions, there
will be an elevated fire weather threat today. Be aware of burn
bans in your area. Also, please use caution when performing outdoor
activities that could produce a spark near dry vegetation like
yard work, target shooting, or campfires.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Salt Lake City UT
427 AM MDT Wed Sep 22 2021

Great Salt Lake Desert and Mountains-Tooele and Rush Valleys-
Eastern Box Elder County-Northern Wasatch Front-Salt Lake Valley-
Utah Valley-Cache Valley/Utah Portion-Wasatch Back-
Bear Lake and Bear River Valley-Wasatch Mountains I-80 North-
Wasatch Mountains South of I-80-Western Uinta Mountains-
Wasatch Plateau/Book Cliffs-Western Uinta Basin-
Western Millard and Juab Counties-Eastern Juab/Millard Counties-
Central Mountains-Sanpete Valley-Sevier Valley-Castle Country-
San Rafael Swell-Southwest Utah-Lower Washington County-
Zion National Park-Southern Mountains-Upper Sevier River Valleys-
Bryce Canyon Country-South Central Utah-
Capitol Reef National Park and Vicinity-Western Canyonlands-
Glen Canyon Recreation Area/Lake Powell-Southwest Wyoming-
427 AM MDT Wed Sep 22 2021

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for the western two thirds of
Utah and southwest Wyoming.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

An uptick in wind speeds will occur across far northern Utah and
southwest Wyoming alongside warming temperatures and decreasing
relative humidity values. Isolated critical fire weather
conditions will develop during the afternoon and evening hours as
a result, particularly across extreme southwest Wyoming.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday

No hazardous weather is anticipated Thursday through Tuesday.


Spotter activation may be needed. Please relay any information
about observed severe weather to the NWS while following all
local, state, and CDC guidelines.


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