American Falls, ID

5:26 PM MDT on August 17, 2019 (GMT -0600)
American Falls | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Fire Weather Warning

Elev 4531 ft 42.77 °N, 112.85 °W | Updated 10 minutes ago

Clear
Clear
81.2 °F
Feels Like 79 °F
N
9
Wind Variable Wind from WSW
Gusts 25.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.79 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 79 °F
Dew Point 29 °F
Humidity 15%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:39 AM 8:30 PM
Waning Gibbous, 95% visible
METAR KPIH 172253Z 26020G26KT 10SM CLR 28/M03 A2991 RMK AO2 PK WND 25029/2225 SLP087 T02831028
Pressure 29.79 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 79 °F
Dew Point 29 °F
Humidity 15%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:39 AM 8:30 PM
Waning Gibbous, 95% visible
METAR KPIH 172253Z 26020G26KT 10SM CLR 28/M03 A2991 RMK AO2 PK WND 25029/2225 SLP087 T02831028

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Fire Weather Warning
Issued: 1:14 PM MDT Aug. 17, 2019 – National Weather Service

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

* affected area... fire weather zone 425 middle Snake River
Valley/Twin Falls blm north of the Snake River and fire
weather zone 427 Goose Creek and Raft River Valley/southern
sawtooth nf/Twin Falls blm south of the Snake River.

* Winds... west 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* Relative humidity... as low as 15 percent.

* Impacts... once a fire starts, fast fire spread rates and high
intensity fires are likely to result.

* Relative humidity at or below 15 percent and wind gusts of at
least 25 mph in the mountains, or 30 mph in the snake plain.

* Thunderstorm coverage of 25 percent, without specific rainfall
criteria.

* Other high impact events deemed critical by the National
Weather Service and area fire management agencies.

* Relative humidity at or below 15 percent and wind gusts of at
least 25 mph in the mountains, or 30 mph in the snake plain.

* Thunderstorm coverage of 25 percent, without specific rainfall
criteria.

* Other high impact events deemed critical by the National
Weather Service and area fire management agencies.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A red flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now, or will shortly based on any one or
more of these criteria for southeastern idaho:

* relative humidity at or below 15 percent and wind gusts of at
least 25 mph in the mountains, or 30 mph in the snake plain.

* Thunderstorm coverage of 25 percent, without specific rainfall
criteria.

* Other high impact events deemed critical by the National
Weather Service and area fire management agencies.




114 PM MDT Sat Aug 17 2019

... Red flag warning remains in effect until 9 PM MDT this evening
for gusty winds and low relative humidity for fire weather zone
410...
... A new red flag warning is also in effect from noon to 9
PM MDT Sunday for gusty winds and low relative humidity for fire
weather zone 410...

The National Weather Service in Pocatello has issued a red flag
warning for gusty winds and low relative humidity, which is in
effect from noon to 9 PM MDT Sunday.

* Affected area... fire weather zone 410 upper Snake River
Valley/Idaho Falls blm.

* Winds... southwest to west 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* Relative humidity... as low as 10 percent.

* Impacts... once a fire starts, fast fire spread rates and high
intensity fires are likely to result.

* Relative humidity at or below 15 percent and wind gusts of at
least 25 mph in the mountains, or 30 mph in the snake plain.

* Thunderstorm coverage of 25 percent, without specific rainfall
criteria.

* Other high impact events deemed critical by the National
Weather Service and area fire management agencies.

* Relative humidity at or below 15 percent and wind gusts of at
least 25 mph in the mountains, or 30 mph in the snake plain.

* Thunderstorm coverage of 25 percent, without specific rainfall
criteria.

* Other high impact events deemed critical by the National
Weather Service and area fire management agencies.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A red flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now, or will shortly based on any one or
more of these criteria for southeastern idaho:

* relative humidity at or below 15 percent and wind gusts of at
least 25 mph in the mountains, or 30 mph in the snake plain.

* Thunderstorm coverage of 25 percent, without specific rainfall
criteria.

* Other high impact events deemed critical by the National
Weather Service and area fire management agencies.