Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Pocatello, ID

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID
1257 PM MDT TUE JUL 29 2014

IDZ422-475-476-301100-
/O.NEW.KPIH.FW.A.0003.140730T1800Z-140731T0300Z/
SAWTOOTH RANGE/NORTHERN SAWTOOTH NF-
EAST SALMON RIVER MOUNTAINS/SALMON NF-
LEMHI AND LOST RIVER RANGE/CHALLIS NF-
1257 PM MDT TUE JUL 29 2014

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING FOR THUNDERSTORMS AND GUSTY OUTFLOW WINDS FOR
SOUTHEAST IDAHO FIRE ZONES 422...475 AND 476...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN POCATELLO HAS ISSUED A FIRE
WEATHER WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING.

* AFFECTED AREA: IN IDAHO...FIRE ZONE 422 SAWTOOTH
  RANGE/NORTHERN SAWTOOTH NF...FIRE ZONE 475 EAST SALMON RIVER
  MOUNTAINS/SALMON NF...FIRE ZONE 476 LEMHI AND LOST RIVER
  RANGE/CHALLIS NF.

* TIMING: NOON TO 9 PM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.

* OUTFLOW WINDS: GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH ARE POSSIBLE NEAR
  THUNDERSTORMS.

* IMPACTS:THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE NEW FIRE STARTS...EVEN WITH
  STORMS THAT PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL. GUSTY OUTFLOW WINDS CAN
  CREATE RAPID WIND SHIFTS AND FIRE GROWTH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE FORECAST TO OCCUR. PLEASE ADVISE THE APPROPRIATE OFFICIALS OR
FIRE CREWS IN THE FIELD OF THE FIRE WEATHER WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF
SOUTHEAST IDAHO.

&&

$$


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