Archangel Uriel’s name means simply “God’s Light“, or ” the Fire of God“.
The reason for it, so it’s been said, that Uriel was giving prophetic information and also can give warnings about upcoming or already existing situations.
Archangel Uriel, direct and to the point
He also will illuminate situations which are dangerous and unhealthy for those who are asking for his assistance.
It is being said in the Bible, that it was the Archangel Uriel who did tell Noah of the upcoming flood, informed the prophet Ezra of the forthcoming of the Messiah, and brought the knowledge of the Kabbalah to our awareness.