Red Flag Warning in effect August 6, 6pm to August 7, 6am

Red Flag Warning in effect August 6, 6pm to August 7, 6am

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This Afternoon Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. West southwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Tonight Scattered showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds. Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. West wind 5 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Friday Sunny, with a high near 76. Light and variable wind becoming west 6 to 11 mph in the afternoon.

Friday Night Clear, with a low around 49. West wind 6 to 11 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.

Red Flag Warning

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE...CORRECTED
National Weather Service Boise ID
130 PM MDT Thu Aug 6 2020

...Dry cold frontal passage expected this evening across the
Oregon Zones and overnight in Idaho...

Eastern Payette National Forest-Northern Boise National Forest-
Southern Boise National Forest/Western Sawtooth National Forest-
Owyhee Mountains-Western Twin Falls BLM-Southern Highlands-
Burns BLM-Vale BLM-Baker Valley-
130 PM MDT Thu Aug 6 2020 /1230 PM PDT Thu Aug 6 2020/

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM MDT /5 PM PDT/ THIS
EVENING TO 6 AM MDT /5 AM PDT/ FRIDAY FOR GUSTY WINDS ASSOCIATED
WITH A DRY COLD FRONTAL PASSAGE FOR EASTERN PAYETTE NATIONAL
FOREST... NORTHERN BOISE NATIONAL FOREST...SOUTHERN BOISE NATIONAL
FOREST/WESTERN SAWTOOTH NATIONAL FOREST...OWYHEE MOUNTAINS...
WESTERN TWIN FALLS BLM...SOUTHERN HIGHLANDS...BURNS BLM...VALE BLM
AND BAKER VALLEY...WHICH ARE FIRE WEATHER ZONES 402...403...
421...423...424...426...636...637 AND 646...

The National Weather Service in Boise has issued a Red Flag
Warning, which is in effect from 6 PM MDT /5 PM PDT/ this evening
to 6 AM MDT /5 AM PDT/ Friday.

* WINDS...Wind shift from the Northwest associated with a dry cold
  front overnight with wind gusts of 30 to 40 mph. The strongest
  winds will be from early evening through midnight across the
  Oregon Fire Zones and midnight through sunrise across the Idaho
  Zones. Ridgetops across both the Payette and Boise Forest can
  expect the strong wind gusts but sheltered valleys may see
  little impact.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Red Flag Warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now, or will occur shortly.