Eastern Magic Valley

 Fire Weather Watch  Statement as of 1:48 am MDT on July 23, 2014


... Fire Weather Watch now in effect from Thursday morning through
Thursday evening for gusty winds and low humidity for fire zones
422 and 427...

The Fire Weather Watch is now in effect from Thursday morning
through Thursday evening.

* Affected area: in Idaho... fire zone 422 Sawtooth
Range/northern sawtooth nf... fire zone 427 Goose Creek and
Raft River Valley/southern sawtooth nf.

* Timing: Thursday morning through Thursday evening.

* Wind: increasing through the morning with gusts in excess of 25
to 30 mph by noon.

* Humidity: 7 to 14 percent.

* Impacts: the combination of gusty winds and low humidity will
create critical fire weather conditions.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Please advise the appropriate officials or
fire crews in the field of the Fire Weather Watch for portions of
southeast Idaho.






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