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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
310 AM MDT TUE SEP 1 2015

MTZ123>126-012115-
/O.NEW.KBYZ.FW.W.0008.150902T1800Z-150903T0600Z/
GALLATIN NATIONAL FOREST-WHEATLAND COUNTY/SWEET GRASS COUNTY-
STILLWATER COUNTY-BEARTOOTH RANGER DISTRICT CUSTER NATIONAL FOREST-
310 AM MDT TUE SEP 1 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON WEDNESDAY TO MIDNIGHT MDT
WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BILLINGS HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON WEDNESDAY TO MIDNIGHT MDT
WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

* IMPACTS: LOW HUMIDITIES...HOT TEMPERATURES...AND STRONG GUSTY
  WINDS WILL CREATE CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS.

* AFFECTED AREA: IN SOUTH CENTRAL MT...FIRE WEATHER ZONES
  123...124...125 AND 126.

* COUNTIES AFFECTED:
   IN CENTRAL MT...WHEATLAND.
   IN SOUTH CENTRAL MT...CARBON...PARK...STILLWATER...SWEET GRASS.
   IN SOUTHWEST MT...GALLATIN.

* WIND: SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* HUMIDITY: LOWER TO MIDDLE TEENS.

* TEMPERATURES: AROUND 90.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE VERY CAREFUL WITH ANY OPEN FLAMES. CHECK WITH LOCAL OFFICIALS
BEFORE CONDUCTING ANY BURNING.


&&

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HOOLEY


Fire Weather Watch


URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MISSOULA MT
344 AM MDT TUE SEP 1 2015

MTZ110-111-020945-
/O.NEW.KMSO.FW.A.0009.150902T1800Z-150903T0300Z/
DEERLODGE/WEST BEAVERHEAD-EAST BEAVERHEAD-
344 AM MDT TUE SEP 1 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITIES ACROSS THE
DEERLODGE/WEST BEAVERHEAD...EAST BEAVERHEAD...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MISSOULA HAS ISSUED A FIRE
WEATHER WATCH FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITIES...WHICH IS IN
EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING.

* WINDS: SOUTHWEST 20-25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH.

* MINIMUM HUMIDITIES: 12-20 PERCENT.

* TIMING: WINDS WILL BEGIN TO DEVELOP AHEAD OF AN APPROACHING COLD
  FRONT AROUND NOON, PEAKING IN THE LATE AFTERNOON AND EARLY
  EVENING.

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
313 AM MDT TUE SEP 1 2015

...ELEVATED TO EXTREME FIRE DANGER PROBABLE FOR THE NEXT SEVERAL
DAYS...

.HOT DRY AND WINDY AGAIN TODAY. WINDS WILL BE LOCALLY ENHANCED BY
THE STORMS ACROSS THE AREA TODAY...ESPECIALLY IN THE WESTERN
MOUNTAINS WHERE THE STORMS WILL BE THE MOST NUMEROUS.

STRONG SOUTHWEST FLOW WILL INCREASE ACROSS THE STATE ON WEDNESDAY
AND THURSDAY AS A TROUGH APPROACHES FROM THE WEST.

WYZ275-277-279-414-415-012200-
/O.CON.KRIW.FW.A.0007.150902T1700Z-150904T0300Z/
NORTH BIG HORN BASIN/WORLAND BLM-
LINCOLN AND UINTA COUNTIES/LOWER ELEVATIONS-
SWEETWATER COUNTY/ROCK SPRINGS BLM/FLAMING GORGE NRA-
SALT AND WYOMING RANGES/WEST ZONE BRIDGER TETON NF-
NORTH ZONE BRIDGER TETON NF AND GRAND TETON NP-
313 AM MDT TUE SEP 1 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING
THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING FOR STRONG WIND AND LOW HUMIDITY...

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 275. FIRE WEATHER ZONE 277.
  FIRE WEATHER ZONE 279. FIRE WEATHER ZONE 414. FIRE WEATHER
  ZONE 415.

* WIND...BECOMING SOUTHWEST AT 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS OF 30 TO
  40 MPH POSSIBLE ON WEDNESDAY. SLIGHTLY LESS WIND EXPECTED ON
  THURSDAY...HOWEVER...GUSTS OF 25 TO 30 MPH OR HIGHER ARE
  POSSIBLE.

* HUMIDITY...10 TO 15 PERCENT EAST OF THE DIVIDE...WITH AROUND
  15 PERCENT EXPECTED ACROSS THE WEST AND SOUTH

* THUNDERSTORMS...VERY DRY CONDITIONS EXPECTED WEDNESDAY...WITH
  LITTLE TO NO THUNDERSTORM THREAT. MAINLY DRY CONDITIONS
  EXPECTED AGAIN THURSDAY...WITH ONLY A VERY ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORM POSSIBLE ACROSS NORTHWESTERN WYOMING.

* 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


IDC035-049-011800-

Air Quality Alert Message
Idaho Department of Environmental Quality
Relayed by National Weather Service Missoula MT
1155 AM MDT MON AUG 31 2015

Air Quality Alert extended for Clearwater and Idaho counties
from the following agencies:

Idaho Department of Environmental Quality
Nez Perce Tribe in Lapwai

Air quality currently ranges from Moderate category to Unhealthy for
Sensitive Groups category and may deteriorate rapidly in the next 24
hours in many locations impacted by wildfires in north central Idaho.

Sensitive persons should limit prolonged or heavy exertion and limit
time spent outdoors.

For more information please access the department`s website at...
http://www.deq.idaho.gov/air-quality.aspx

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
451 AM MDT TUE SEP 1 2015

WYZ001>020-022>030-021200-
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-
451 AM MDT TUE SEP 1 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING FOR MUCH OF THE AREA EAST OF THE DIVIDE
THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH FOR SOUTHERN AND WESTERN WYOMING AS WELL AS
FOR THE NORTHERN BIG HORN BASIN FOR WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF WY...CENTRAL
WYOMING...NORTH CENTRAL WYOMING...NORTHWEST WYOMING...SOUTH
CENTRAL WYOMING AND WEST CENTRAL WYOMING.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

WARM AND BREEZY AT TIMES WITH ISOLATED TO WIDELY
SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS...ESPECIALLY IN THE MOUNTAINS. ELEVATED
FIRE CONCERNS...ESPECIALLY ALONG AND EAST OF THE DIVIDE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...A FEW LATE DAY MOUNTAIN
THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE...CONTINUED WARM AND BREEZY TO WINDY AT
TIMES WITH ELEVATED FIRE CONCERNS...ESPECIALLY EAST OF THE DIVIDE
AND IN SWEETWATER COUNTY.

FRIDAY...WINDY AND WARM ACROSS THE SOUTH WITH ELEVATED FIRE
CONCERNS AND ISOLATED GUSTY THUNDERSTORMS. COOLER IN THE NORTH
AND WEST WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...WINDY AND TURNING COOLER TO COLDER FROM
WEST TO EAST WITH WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS...ESPECIALLY IN THE NORTH AND WEST. CONTINUED
ELEVATED FIRE CONCERNS EAST OF THE DIVIDE SATURDAY. SOME HIGHER
ELEVATION SNOW AT TIMES IN THE NORTHWEST MOUNTAINS SATURDAY NIGHT
AND SUNDAY MORNING.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.


$$

TEAM RIVERTON

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
244 AM MDT TUE SEP 1 2015

MTZ028-034-040-041-056-063>068-020845-
SOUTHERN WHEATLAND-NORTHERN STILLWATER-NORTHERN PARK-
NORTHERN SWEET GRASS-RED LODGE FOOTHILLS-JUDITH GAP-
PARADISE VALLEY-LIVINGSTON AREA-BEARTOOTH FOOTHILLS-
ABSAROKA/BEARTOOTH MOUNTAINS-CRAZY MOUNTAINS-
244 AM MDT TUE SEP 1 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL MONTANA
AND SOUTH CENTRAL MONTANA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

THE PROBABILITY FOR WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER TODAY AND
TONIGHT IS LOW.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL OCCUR ACROSS PORTIONS OF
SOUTH CENTRAL MONTANA WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING DUE TO LOW
HUMIDITIES...HOT TEMPERATURES AND GUSTY WINDS. BE VERY CAREFUL
WITH ANY OPEN FLAME AND CONTACT LOCAL OFFICIALS BEFORE CONDUCTING
ANY OUTDOOR BURNING.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

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

$$

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