URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID
WEDNESDAY JULY 23 2014 1:20 PM
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN POCATELLO HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG WARNING FOR SE IDAHO...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TO 9 PM MDT THURSDAY.
THE FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.
* TIMING: THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING.
* WIND: INCREASING THROUGH THE MORNING WITH GUSTS IN
EXCESS OF 35 MPH BY NOON.
* HUMIDITY: 7 TO 14 PERCENT.
* IMPACTS: THE COMBINATION OF GUSTY WINDS AND LOW
HUMIDITY WILL CREATE CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS.
A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES CAN CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR. ..
Come Support the Blaine County Drug Coalition at the Sun Valley Road Rally
this Friday and Saturday July 25-26, 2014!
Please note that there will be up to 20 minute delays on Hwy 75 from the SNRA to Easley
on July 26, 2014 from 8 am to 1 pm.
No parking will be allowed at the event but buses will be available to transport spectators to the rally every 30 minutes from the Sun Valley Pavilion Parking lot near the ice hockey rink.
Tickets are $10 each or $20 for a family.
For more information see
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