"Wind is actually, out of all the weather factors and wildfire factors, wind is probably the one that can cause the most problems," said Captain Riley Pilgrim with the Unified Fire Authority.
DUGWAY, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) -- A new 1,200-acre fire has flared up Wednesday south of the Dugway Proving Ground in Tooele County.
The entire west is at risk of wildfires, and that should be a reminder to all of us to be on alert.
Spring is in full bloom. That means all the green plants you see outside will become food for fire when it dries out this summer.
"The fact that we see this increase in fire over so many different regions tells us there's something bigger going on," said Dennison.
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) – Early estimates for the cost of three of Utah’s biggest wildfires are in the millions, according to the Utah Division of Forestry.
SALT LAKE CITY, (ABC 4 Utah) - The Utah State Insurance Commission is alarmed by the news of the devastating fires affecting the citizens of Utah. State Insurance Commissioner Todd E. Kiser wants Utahns to know the Insurance Department is here to assist and offer suggestions for dealing with a property loss.
FARMINGTON, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) - The Farmington Spine Wildfire is estimated to have burned 75 acres and while it is not threatening homes, it's attracting a lot of onlookers.
DUGWAY, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) - Fears turned to reality for evacuees of the Patch Springs Fire as flames burned structures in a mobile home park near the town of Terra.
COALVILLE, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) – Evacuations were lifted for portions of the Rockport 5 Fire evacuees Thursday night as the community gathered to raise money for those affected by the fire.