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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MISSOULA MT
848 AM MDT TUE AUG 30 2016

IDZ103-MTZ109-310300-
/O.NEW.KMSO.FW.W.0009.160830T1800Z-160831T0300Z/
CLEARWATER/NEZ PERCE-BITTERROOT-
848 AM MDT TUE AUG 30 2016 /748 AM PDT TUE AUG 30 2016/

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON MDT /11 AM PDT/ TODAY TO
9 PM MDT /8 PM PDT/ THIS EVENING...

* AFFECTED AREA:
   FIRE ZONE 103 (CLEARWATER/NEZ PERCE).
   FIRE ZONE 109 (BITTERROOT).

* A LINE OF SHOWERS WITH EMBEDDED THUNDERSTORMS WILL TRACK FROM
  SOUTH TO NORTH THIS AFTERNOON CREATING STRONG GUSTY WINDS. THE
  HIGHEST WIND GUSTS WILL BE ASSOCIATED WITH THIS LINE OF SHOWERS.

* WINDS: SOUTHERLY WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS RANGING FROM 35
  TO 55 MPH. ERRATIC WINDS ARE POSSIBLE NEAR THUNDERSTORMS AND
  COMPLEX TERRAIN.

* MINIMUM HUMIDITIES: 7 TO 12 PERCENT AT LOWER ELEVATIONS. 13 TO
  18 PERCENT AT HIGHER ELEVATIONS.


&&

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MISSOULA MT
848 AM MDT TUE AUG 30 2016

MTZ104>108-310600-
/O.NEW.KMSO.FW.W.0009.160830T2100Z-160831T0600Z/
KOOTENAI-FLATHEAD/GLACIER PARK-WEST LOLO-
SALISH AND KOOTENAI RESERVATION-EAST LOLO-
848 AM MDT TUE AUG 30 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
MIDNIGHT MDT TONIGHT...

* AFFECTED AREA:
   FIRE ZONE 104 (KOOTENAI).
   FIRE ZONE 105 (FLATHEAD/GLACIER PARK).
   FIRE ZONE 106 (WEST LOLO).
   FIRE ZONE 107 (SALISH AND KOOTENAI RESERVATION).
   FIRE ZONE 108 (EAST LOLO).

* A LINE OF SHOWERS WITH EMBEDDED THUNDERSTORMS WILL TRACK FROM
  SOUTH TO NORTH THIS AFTERNOON CREATING STRONG GUSTY WINDS. THE
  HIGHEST WIND GUSTS WILL BE ASSOCIATED WITH THIS LINE OF SHOWERS.

* WINDS: SOUTHERLY WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS RANGING FROM 35
  TO 55 MPH. ERRATIC WINDS ARE POSSIBLE NEAR THUNDERSTORMS AND
  COMPLEX TERRAIN.

* MINIMUM HUMIDITIES: 10 TO 15 PERCENT AT LOWER ELEVATIONS. 16 TO
  25 PERCENT AT HIGHER ELEVATIONS.



&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID
221 AM MDT TUE AUG 30 2016

IDZ422-475-476-310300-
/O.NEW.KPIH.FW.W.0016.160830T2000Z-160831T0300Z/
SAWTOOTH RANGE/NORTHERN SAWTOOTH NF-
EAST SALMON RIVER MOUNTAINS/SALMON NF-
LEMHI AND LOST RIVER RANGE/CHALLIS NF-
221 AM MDT TUE AUG 30 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 9 PM
MDT THIS EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR
FIRE WEATHER ZONES 422...475 AND 476...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN POCATELLO HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 9 PM MDT
THIS EVENING.

* 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.

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

* HUMIDITY...9 TO 14 PERCENT.

* 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.

&&

$$


Air Quality Alert


MTC031-301530-

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

THE AIR QUALITY ALERT FOR GALLATIN COUNTY HAS BEEN CANCELLED.


$$

MTC089-301530-

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

THE AIR QUALITY ALERT FOR SANDERS COUNTY HAS BEEN CANCELLED.


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IDC037-302130-

IDAHO DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY IDAHO FALLS ID
AIR QUALITY ALERT MESSAGE
RELAYED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID
316 PM MDT MON AUG 29 2016

...AN AIR QUALITY ADVISORY FROM THE IDAHO DEPARTMENT OF
ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY REMAINS IN EFFECT...

DUE TO WILDFIRE SMOKE, THE AIR QUALITY REMAINS MODERATE IN
CUSTER COUNTY OF IDAHO. THIS ADVISORY WILL REMAIN IN EFFECT UNTIL
AIR QUALITY HAS SIGNIFICANTLY IMPROVED.

THOSE INDIVIDUALS HAVING AN INHERENT SENSITIVITY TO INCREASED
PARTICULATE LEVELS ARE ENCOURAGED TO AVOID PROLONGED PHYSICAL
EXERTION OUTSIDE. AT THESE LEVELS THERE IS AN INCREASING
LIKELIHOOD OF RESPIRATORY SYMPTOMS AND INCREASED AGGRAVATION OF
ASTHMA AND/OR LUNG AILMENTS.

ANOTHER STATEMENT WILL BE ISSUED ABOUT 4 PM MDT TUESDAY UNLESS
CONDITIONS IMPROVE AND THE ADVISORY IS NO LONGER NEEDED.

FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE ACCESS THE DEPARTMENTS
WEBSITE AT HTTP://AIRQUALITY.DEQ.IDAHO.GOV

THIS STATEMENT IS ISSUED BY THE DEQ AIR QUALITY ANALYST, AIR
QUALITY DIVISION, IDAHO FALLS IDAHO. CONTACT AT 208 528 2650.



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Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GLASGOW MT
305 AM MDT TUE AUG 30 2016

MTZ016-017-021>023-310900-
CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST PHILLIPS-CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN VALLEY-
PETROLEUM-GARFIELD-MCCONE-
305 AM MDT TUE AUG 30 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST
MONTANA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

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

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

SOUTHEAST WIND OF 15 TO 30 MPH IS POSSIBLE OVER FORT PECK LAKE ON
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING. A WIND ADVISORY FOR THE
LAKE MAY BE NECESSARY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

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

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
300 AM MDT TUE AUG 30 2016

WYZ001>020-022>030-311200-
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-
300 AM MDT TUE AUG 30 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING FOR PORTIONS OF JOHNSON COUNTY THIS AFTERNOON
AND EVENING...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR WESTERN AND CENTRAL WYOMING.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

CHANCE OF AFTERNOON AND EVENING THUNDERSTORMS CENTRAL AND NORTHERN
MOUNTAINS. WARM AND VERY DRY CONDITIONS ACROSS MUCH OF WYOMING
WILL RESULT IN ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS...WITH CRITICAL
CONDITIONS ACROSS PORTIONS OF JOHNSON COUNTY.

.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.

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