Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Missoula, MT

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MISSOULA MT
848 AM MDT TUE AUG 30 2016

IDZ103-MTZ109-310300-
/O.NEW.KMSO.FW.W.0009.160830T1800Z-160831T0300Z/
CLEARWATER/NEZ PERCE-BITTERROOT-
848 AM MDT TUE AUG 30 2016 /748 AM PDT TUE AUG 30 2016/

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON MDT /11 AM PDT/ TODAY TO
9 PM MDT /8 PM PDT/ THIS EVENING...

* AFFECTED AREA:
   FIRE ZONE 103 (CLEARWATER/NEZ PERCE).
   FIRE ZONE 109 (BITTERROOT).

* A LINE OF SHOWERS WITH EMBEDDED THUNDERSTORMS WILL TRACK FROM
  SOUTH TO NORTH THIS AFTERNOON CREATING STRONG GUSTY WINDS. THE
  HIGHEST WIND GUSTS WILL BE ASSOCIATED WITH THIS LINE OF SHOWERS.

* WINDS: SOUTHERLY WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS RANGING FROM 35
  TO 55 MPH. ERRATIC WINDS ARE POSSIBLE NEAR THUNDERSTORMS AND
  COMPLEX TERRAIN.

* MINIMUM HUMIDITIES: 7 TO 12 PERCENT AT LOWER ELEVATIONS. 13 TO
  18 PERCENT AT HIGHER ELEVATIONS.


&&

$$

MTZ104>108-310600-
/O.NEW.KMSO.FW.W.0009.160830T2100Z-160831T0600Z/
KOOTENAI-FLATHEAD/GLACIER PARK-WEST LOLO-
SALISH AND KOOTENAI RESERVATION-EAST LOLO-
848 AM MDT TUE AUG 30 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
MIDNIGHT MDT TONIGHT...

* AFFECTED AREA:
   FIRE ZONE 104 (KOOTENAI).
   FIRE ZONE 105 (FLATHEAD/GLACIER PARK).
   FIRE ZONE 106 (WEST LOLO).
   FIRE ZONE 107 (SALISH AND KOOTENAI RESERVATION).
   FIRE ZONE 108 (EAST LOLO).

* A LINE OF SHOWERS WITH EMBEDDED THUNDERSTORMS WILL TRACK FROM
  SOUTH TO NORTH THIS AFTERNOON CREATING STRONG GUSTY WINDS. THE
  HIGHEST WIND GUSTS WILL BE ASSOCIATED WITH THIS LINE OF SHOWERS.

* WINDS: SOUTHERLY WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS RANGING FROM 35
  TO 55 MPH. ERRATIC WINDS ARE POSSIBLE NEAR THUNDERSTORMS AND
  COMPLEX TERRAIN.

* MINIMUM HUMIDITIES: 10 TO 15 PERCENT AT LOWER ELEVATIONS. 16 TO
  25 PERCENT AT HIGHER ELEVATIONS.



&&

$$



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