Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Pocatello, ID

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID
346 AM MDT FRI SEP 4 2015

...A RED FLAG WARNING IS IN EFFECT TODAY FROM 1 PM MDT TO 10 PM
MDT FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 427 AS
WELL AS ZONE 413 BELOW 5000 FEET...

AN UPPER LEVEL LOW SYSTEM WILL DROP DOWN OVER WASHINGTON AND
OREGON TODAY. AS THIS LOW APPROACHES LOOK FOR STRONG SOUTHERLY
WINDS AHEAD OF AN APPROACHING COLD FRONT AND LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITY OVER FIRE WEATHER ZONES 413 AND 427.

IDZ427-042100-
/O.CON.KPIH.FW.W.0008.150904T1900Z-150905T0400Z/
GOOSE CREEK AND RAFT RIVER VALLEY/SOUTHERN SAWTOOTH NF/TWIN FALLS
BLM SOUTH OF THE SNAKE RIVER-
346 AM MDT FRI SEP 4 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
10 PM MDT THIS EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY
FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 427...

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 427.

* WIND...SOUTH 15 TO 20 MPH GUSTING TO 25 TO 30 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...12 TO 16 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP WILL LIKELY SPREAD RAPIDLY.
  OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT RECOMMENDED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. FIRES MAY EXPERIENCE
RAPID RATES OF GROWTH. PLEASE ADVISE THE APPROPRIATE OFFICIALS OR
FIRE CREWS IN THE FIELD OF THE RED FLAG WARNING FOR PORTIONS OF
SOUTHEAST IDAHO.

&&

$$

IDZ413-042100-
/O.CON.KPIH.FW.W.0008.150904T1900Z-150905T0400Z/
CARIBOU RANGE/CARIBOU NF-
346 AM MDT FRI SEP 4 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
10 PM MDT THIS EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY
FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 413 BELOW 5000 FEET...

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 413 BELOW 5000 FEET.

* WIND...SOUTH 20 TO 25 MPH GUSTING TO 35 TO 40 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...14 TO 18 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP WILL LIKELY SPREAD RAPIDLY.
  OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT RECOMMENDED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. FIRES MAY EXPERIENCE
RAPID RATES OF GROWTH. 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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