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Red Flag Warning

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID
214 PM MDT TUE SEP 1 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FROM NOON TO
9 PM MDT WEDNESDAY FOR SOUTHEAST IDAHO FIRE WEATHER ZONES
475...476 AND 410 BELOW 5000 FT...

IDZ475-476-021000-
/O.NEW.KPIH.FW.W.0007.150902T1800Z-150903T0300Z/
EAST SALMON RIVER MOUNTAINS/SALMON NF-
LEMHI AND LOST RIVER RANGE/CHALLIS NF-
214 PM MDT TUE SEP 1 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 9 PM MDT WEDNESDAY FOR
GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 475 AND
476...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN POCATELLO HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 9 PM MDT WEDNESDAY.

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 475. FIRE WEATHER ZONE 476.

* WIND...SOUTHWEST 20 MPH GUSTING TO 35 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...10 TO 20 PERCENT

* THUNDERSTORMS...SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS WEDNESDAY EVENING
  FOR NORTHERN PORTIONS OF FIRE ZONE 475.

* 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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