Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Pocatello, ID

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID
1253 PM MDT WED JUL 23 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TO 9 PM THURSDAY FOR
GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR SOUTHEAST IDAHO FIRE ZONES 410
422 425 AND 427...

IDZ410-425-241200-
/O.UPG.KPIH.FW.A.0002.140724T1500Z-140725T0300Z/
/O.NEW.KPIH.FW.W.0006.140724T1500Z-140725T0300Z/
UPPER SNAKE RIVER VALLEY/IDAHO FALLS BLM-
MIDDLE SNAKE RIVER VALLEY/TWIN FALLS BLM-
1253 PM MDT WED JUL 23 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TO 9 PM MDT THURSDAY FOR
GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR FIRE ZONES 410 AND 425...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN POCATELLO HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TO 9 PM MDT THURSDAY. THE
FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* AFFECTED AREA: IN IDAHO...FIRE ZONE 410 UPPER SNAKE RIVER
  VALLEY/IDAHO FALLS BLM...FIRE ZONE 425 MIDDLE SNAKE RIVER
  VALLEY/TWIN FALLS BLM.

* TIMING: THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING.

* WIND: INCREASING THROUGH THE MORNING WITH GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 35
  MPH BY NOON.

* HUMIDITY: 7 TO 14 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS: THE COMBINATION OF GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY WILL
  CREATE CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS.

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. PLEASE ADVISE THE
APPROPRIATE OFFICIALS OR FIRE CREWS IN THE FIELD OF THE RED FLAG
WARNING FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST IDAHO.

&&

$$

IDZ422-427-241200-
/O.UPG.KPIH.FW.A.0002.140724T1500Z-140725T0300Z/
/O.NEW.KPIH.FW.W.0006.140724T1500Z-140725T0300Z/
SAWTOOTH RANGE/NORTHERN SAWTOOTH NF-
GOOSE CREEK AND RAFT RIVER VALLEY/SOUTHERN SAWTOOTH NF-
1253 PM MDT WED JUL 23 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TO 9 PM MDT THURSDAY FOR
GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR FIRE ZONES 422 AND 427...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN POCATELLO HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TO 9 PM MDT THURSDAY. THE
FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* AFFECTED AREA: IN IDAHO...FIRE ZONE 422 SAWTOOTH
  RANGE/NORTHERN SAWTOOTH NF...FIRE ZONE 427 GOOSE CREEK AND
  RAFT RIVER VALLEY/SOUTHERN SAWTOOTH NF.

* TIMING: THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING.

* WIND: INCREASING THROUGH THE MORNING WITH GUSTS IN EXCESS OF
  25 TO 30 MPH BY NOON.

* HUMIDITY: 7 TO 14 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS: THE COMBINATION OF GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY WILL
  CREATE CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS.


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. PLEASE ADVISE THE
APPROPRIATE OFFICIALS OR FIRE CREWS IN THE FIELD OF THE RED FLAG
WARNING FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST IDAHO.

&&

$$


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