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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID
252 PM MDT TUE AUG 30 2016

IDZ422-475-476-310900-
/O.EXT.KPIH.FW.W.0016.000000T0000Z-160902T0400Z/
SAWTOOTH RANGE/NORTHERN SAWTOOTH NF-
EAST SALMON RIVER MOUNTAINS/SALMON NF-
LEMHI AND LOST RIVER RANGE/CHALLIS NF-
252 PM MDT TUE AUG 30 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM MDT THURSDAY FOR
GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES
422...475 AND 476...

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 422. FIRE WEATHER ZONE 475.
  FIRE WEATHER ZONE 476. INCLUDING LEMHI...LOST RIVER RANGE...
  SALMON CHALLIS NF AND SAWTOOTH NF.

* THUNDERSTORMS...WIDELY SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS WEDNESDAY
  AFTERNOON THROUGH EARLY EVENING.

* WIND...SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS NEAR 30 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...9 TO 14 PERCENT.

* HAINES...6 ON WEDNESDAY.

* 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.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BOISE ID
205 PM MDT TUE AUG 30 2016


IDZ401>403-421-423-424-426-310300-
/O.CON.KBOI.FW.W.0010.000000T0000Z-160831T0300Z/
WESTERN PAYETTE NATIONAL FOREST-EASTERN PAYETTE NATIONAL FOREST-
NORTHERN BOISE NATIONAL FOREST-
SOUTHERN BOISE NATIONAL FOREST/WESTERN SAWTOOTH NATIONAL FOREST-
OWYHEE MOUNTAINS-WESTERN TWIN FALLS BLM-SOUTHERN HIGHLANDS-
205 PM MDT TUE AUG 30 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MDT THIS EVENING
FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RH VALUES BUT IS ALSO IN EFFECT FOR HIGH
HAINES INDICIES ACROSS THE WEST CENTRAL MOUNTAINS...

* WINDS...WINDS WILL BE ON THE INCREASE AS THE CLOUD COVER BEGINS
  TO CLEAR FROM THE SOUTH AND WEST. EXPECT GUSTS TO 30 MPH IN THE
  AFTERNOON.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...LESS THAN 15 PERCENT.

* HAINES...HIGH HAINES 6 VALUES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY.

&&

$$


W H

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BOISE ID
205 PM MDT TUE AUG 30 2016


ORZ636-637-646-310300-
/O.CON.KBOI.FW.W.0009.000000T0000Z-160831T0300Z/
BURNS BLM-VALE BLM-BAKER VALLEY-
205 PM MDT TUE AUG 30 2016 /105 PM PDT TUE AUG 30 2016/

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MDT /8 PM PDT/
THIS EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS... LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY... AND HIGH
HAINES FOR THE BURNS BLM... VALE BLM... AND BAKER VALLEY - WHICH
ARE FIRE WEATHER ZONES 636... 637... AND 646...

* WINDS...WINDS WILL BE ON THE INCREASE ESPECIALLY ONCE THE CLOUD
  COVER BEGINS TO CLEAR FROM THE SOUTH AND WEST. SOUTHWEST 10 TO
  20 MPH... WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...LESS THAN 10 PERCENT.

* HAINES...6 THROUGH THE PERIOD.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY.

&&

$$


Fire Weather Watch


URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID
216 PM MDT TUE AUG 30 2016

IDZ411-413-311000-
/O.NEW.KPIH.FW.A.0012.160901T2100Z-160902T0400Z/
CENTENNIAL MOUNTAINS AND SNAKE RIVER RANGE/TARGHEE NF-
CARIBOU RANGE/CARIBOU NF-
216 PM MDT TUE AUG 30 2016

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND THUNDERSTORMS FOR FIRE
WEATHER ZONES 411 AND 413...

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

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 411. FIRE WEATHER ZONE 413.

* WIND...WIND GUSTS 25 TO 30 MPH WITH STRONGER OUTFLOW WINDS
  WITHIN THUNDERSTORMS DURING THE AFTERNOON AND EARLY AFTERNOON.

* THUNDERSTORMS...WIDELY SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS DURING THE
  AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING HOURS. THESE THUNDERSTORMS MAY
  CONTINUE INTO THE OVERNIGHT HOURS.

* CWR...10 TO 20 PERCENT.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE FORECAST TO OCCUR. LISTEN FOR LATER FORECASTS AND POSSIBLE
RED FLAG WARNINGS.

&&

$$


Air Quality Alert


MTC031-311515-

AIR QUALITY ALERT
RELAYED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
915 AM MDT TUE AUG 30 2016

THE MONTANA DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY HAS ISSUED AN AIR
QUALITY ALERT FOR GALLATIN COUNTY IN EFFECT UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE DUE
TO NEARBY WILDFIRE ACTIVITY.  SIGNIFICANT AIR QUALITY IMPACTS ARE
EXPECTED IN THE SOUTHERN PORTION OF GALLATIN COUNTY NEAR YELLOWSTONE
NATIONAL PARK AND THE COMMUNITY OF THOMPSON FALLS IN SANDERS COUNTY.
THIS ALERT WILL BE UPDATED AGAIN AT 900AM ON AUGUST 31...2016.

AN AIR QUALITY ALERT MEANS THAT PARTICULATES HAVE BEEN TRENDING
UPWARDS AND THAT AN EXCEEDENCE OF THE 24 HOUR NATIONAL AMBIENT AIR
QUALITY STANDARD (NAAQS) HAS OCCURRED OR MAY OCCUR IN THE NEAR
FUTURE.

PARTICULATE LEVELS IN WEST YELLOWSTONE ARE UNHEALTHY.

WHEN AIR QUALITY IS UNHEALTHY... STATE AND LOCAL HEALTH OFFICIALS
RECOMMEND THAT PEOPLE WITH RESPIRATORY OR HEART DISEASE...THE ELDERLY...
AND CHILDREN SHOULD AVOID PROLONGED EXERTION...EVERYONE ELSE SHOULD
LIMIT PROLONGED EXERTION.

FOR MORE INFORMATION... VISIT THE MONTANA DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL
QUALITY AT WWW.TODAYSAIR.MT.GOV.

$$

MTC089-311515-

AIR QUALITY ALERT
RELAYED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MISSOULA MT
915 AM MDT TUE AUG 30 2016

THE MONTANA DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY HAS ISSUED AN AIR
QUALITY ALERT FOR SANDERS COUNTY IN EFFECT UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE DUE
TO NEARBY WILDFIRE ACTIVITY.  SIGNIFICANT AIR QUALITY IMPACTS ARE
EXPECTED IN THE SOUTHERN PORTION OF GALLATIN COUNTY NEAR YELLOWSTONE
NATIONAL PARK AND THE COMMUNITY OF THOMPSON FALLS IN SANDERS COUNTY.
THIS ALERT WILL BE UPDATED AGAIN AT 900AM ON AUGUST 31...2016.

AN AIR QUALITY ALERT MEANS THAT PARTICULATES HAVE BEEN TRENDING
UPWARDS AND THAT AN EXCEEDENCE OF THE 24 HOUR NATIONAL AMBIENT AIR
QUALITY STANDARD (NAAQS) HAS OCCURRED OR MAY OCCUR IN THE NEAR
FUTURE.

PARTICULATE LEVELS IN THOMPSON FALLS ARE VERY UNHEALTHY.

WHEN AIR QUALITY IS VERY UNHEALTHY... STATE AND LOCAL HEALTH
OFFICIALS RECOMMEND THAT PEOPLE WITH RESPIRATORY OR HEART DISEASE...
THE ELDERLY...AND CHILDREN SHOULD AVOID ANY OUTDOOR ACTIVITY...EVERYONE
ELSE SHOULD AVOID PROLONGED EXERTION.

FOR MORE INFORMATION... VISIT THE MONTANA DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL
QUALITY AT WWW.TODAYSAIR.MT.GOV.

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
755 PM MDT TUE AUG 30 2016

WYZ001>020-022>030-010200-
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK-ABSAROKA MOUNTAINS-CODY FOOTHILLS-
NORTH BIG HORN BASIN-SOUTHWEST BIG HORN BASIN-
SOUTHEAST BIG HORN BASIN-OWL CREEK AND BRIDGER MOUNTAINS-
BIGHORN MOUNTAINS WEST-BIGHORN MOUNTAINS SOUTHEAST-
NORTHEAST JOHNSON COUNTY-SOUTHEAST JOHNSON COUNTY-
TETON AND GROS VENTRE MOUNTAINS-JACKSON HOLE-
WIND RIVER MOUNTAINS WEST-WIND RIVER MOUNTAINS EAST-
UPPER WIND RIVER BASIN-WIND RIVER BASIN-LANDER FOOTHILLS-
GREEN MOUNTAINS AND RATTLESNAKE RANGE-
NATRONA COUNTY LOWER ELEVATIONS-CASPER MOUNTAIN-STAR VALLEY-
SALT RIVER AND WYOMING RANGES-UPPER GREEN RIVER BASIN FOOTHILLS-
UPPER GREEN RIVER BASIN-SOUTH LINCOLN COUNTY-
ROCK SPRINGS AND GREEN RIVER-FLAMING GORGE-EAST SWEETWATER COUNTY-
755 PM MDT TUE AUG 30 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR WESTERN AND CENTRAL WYOMING.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

CHANCE OF EVENING THUNDERSTORMS CENTRAL AND NORTHERN MOUNTAINS.
WARM AND VERY DRY CONDITIONS ACROSS MUCH OF WYOMING WILL RESULT IN
CONTINUED ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

WEDNESDAY...A CHANCE OF AFTERNOON AND EVENING THUNDERSTORMS WEST.

THURSDAY...ISOLATED TO SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE WEST.
ISOLATED STORMS ELSEWHERE.

FRIDAY AND SATURDAY...ISOLATED AFTERNOON AND EVENING
THUNDERSTORMS.

SUNDAY...ISOLATED TO SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE NORTH.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY AND TONIGHT.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GLASGOW MT
320 PM MDT TUE AUG 30 2016

MTZ016>027-059>062-312130-
CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST PHILLIPS-CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN VALLEY-
DANIELS-SHERIDAN-WESTERN ROOSEVELT-PETROLEUM-GARFIELD-MCCONE-
RICHLAND-DAWSON-PRAIRIE-WIBAUX-NORTHERN PHILLIPS-
SOUTHWEST PHILLIPS-NORTHERN VALLEY-EASTERN ROOSEVELT-
320 PM MDT TUE AUG 30 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST
MONTANA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

THE PROBABILITY FOR WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER THIS AFTERNOON
AND TONIGHT IS LOW.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

SOUTHEAST WIND OF 15 TO 30 MPH IS POSSIBLE OVER EASTERN MONTANA ON
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SIGNIFICANT WEATHER
CONDITIONS ACCORDING TO STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
355 PM CDT TUE AUG 30 2016

NDZ001>003-009>011-017>021-312100-
DIVIDE-BURKE-RENVILLE-WILLIAMS-MOUNTRAIL-WARD-MCKENZIE-DUNN-
MERCER-OLIVER-MCLEAN-
355 PM CDT TUE AUG 30 2016 /255 PM MDT TUE AUG 30 2016/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTH CENTRAL
NORTH DAKOTA...NORTHWEST NORTH DAKOTA...SOUTH CENTRAL NORTH
DAKOTA AND SOUTHWEST NORTH DAKOTA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

THERE IS A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE WEST AND NORTH CENTRAL
LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT. A FEW OF THE THUNDERSTORMS COULD
BECOME MARGINALLY SEVERE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

THERE IS A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS WEDNESDAY MORNING FOR PARTS OF
NORTHWESTERN AND NORTH CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA.

THE CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS RETURNS FOR MUCH OF WESTERN AND
CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
355 PM CDT TUE AUG 30 2016

NDZ031-032-040-043-312100-
GOLDEN VALLEY-BILLINGS-SLOPE-BOWMAN-
255 PM MDT TUE AUG 30 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST NORTH
DAKOTA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

THERE IS A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS SOUTHWEST LATE THIS AFTERNOON.
SEVERE WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

FIRE WEATHER HIGHLIGHTS MAY BE NEEDED WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON INTO
EARLY WEDNESDAY EVENING, AND AGAIN THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING DUE
TO LOW HUMIDITIES, STRONG WINDS AND DRY VEGETATION.

THE CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS RETURNS FOR MUCH OF WESTERN AND
CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$
TWH

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
355 AM MDT TUE AUG 30 2016

SDZ024-025-028-029-072-WYZ057-311200-
NORTHERN BLACK HILLS-NORTHERN FOOT HILLS-CENTRAL BLACK HILLS-
SOUTHERN BLACK HILLS-STURGIS/PIEDMONT FOOT HILLS-
WYOMING BLACK HILLS-
355 AM MDT TUE AUG 30 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF THE BLACK HILLS
OF SOUTH DAKOTA...WESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA...AND THE BLACK HILLS OF
WYOMING.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

ISOLATED AFTERNOON THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON
ACROSS THE BLACK HILLS. SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ARE NOT EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY.

&&

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO FOR FURTHER DETAILS OR UPDATES...
OR CHECK OUR WEB SITE AT WEATHER.GOV/RAPIDCITY

$$

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