Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Pocatello, ID

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Pocatello ID
201 PM MDT Thu Jul 20 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR STRONG GUSTY WINDS AND LOW
HUMIDITY IN SOUTHEAST IDAHO ZONE 476 BELOW 6000 FEET ELEVATION,
ALSO ZONE 410 UNTIL 9 PM MDT...

IDZ410-210300-
/O.CON.KPIH.FW.W.0004.000000T0000Z-170721T0300Z/
Upper Snake River Valley/Idaho Falls BLM-
201 PM MDT Thu Jul 20 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MDT THIS EVENING
FOR STRONG GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR SOUTHEAST IDAHO FIRE
WEATHER ZONE 410...

* AFFECTED AREA...Fire weather zone 410.

* WIND...Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* HUMIDITY...9 to 16 percent.

* HIGHEST THREAT AREA...is located in the Arco Desert from near
  Arco to Dubois.

* 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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IDZ476-210300-
/O.CON.KPIH.FW.W.0004.000000T0000Z-170721T0300Z/
Lemhi and Lost River Range/Challis NF-
201 PM MDT Thu Jul 20 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MDT THIS EVENING
FOR STRONG GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY BELOW 6000 FEET ELEVATION
IN SOUTHEAST IDAHO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 476...

* AFFECTED AREA...Fire weather zone 476 below 6000 feet
  elevation.

* WIND...Southwest 12 to 17 mph with gusts up to 30 mph. Winds
  will shift to northwest after 7 pm MDT.

* HUMIDITY...10 to 14 percent.

* HIGHEST THREAT...Challis and Leadore.

* 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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