Southern Twin Falls County

 Fire Weather Warning  Statement as of 1:37 PM MDT on July 24, 2014


... Red flag warning remains in effect until 9 PM MDT this evening
for gusty winds and low humidity for fire zones 422 and 427...

* 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: now through 9 PM.

* Wind: gusts between 25 and 35 mph.

* Humidity: 7 to 14 percent.

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

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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. Please advise the
appropriate officials or fire crews in the field of the red flag
warning for portions of southeast Idaho.






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