Fire Weather Watch Sept 1, 2019
Fire Weather Watch
URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Boise ID 302 PM MDT Sat Aug 31 2019 ...GUSTY WINDS WITH VERY DRY CONDITIONS SUNDAY AFTERNOON... .Well above normal temperatures will persist on Sunday while the airmass continues to dry. Additionally, gusty southwest winds are expected to develop Sunday afternoon. The combination of very low relative humidities and gusty winds may lead to critical fire weather conditions. Eastern Payette National Forest-Northern Boise National Forest- Southern Boise National Forest/Western Sawtooth National Forest- 302 PM MDT Sat Aug 31 2019 ...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITIES FOR EASTERN PAYETTE NATIONAL FOREST...NORTHERN BOISE NATIONAL FOREST AND SOUTHERN BOISE/WESTERN SAWTOOTH NATIONAL FORESTS...WHICH ARE FIRE WEATHER ZONES 402...403 AND 421... The National Weather Service in Boise has issued a Fire Weather Watch, which is in effect from Sunday afternoon through Sunday evening. * WINDS...Sustained winds of 15 mph with gusts to 25 mph across ridges and upper slopes. * RELATIVE HUMIDITY...9 to 15 percent across much of the area. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions are possible. Listen for later forecasts and possible Red Flag Warnings.