... Fire Weather Watch remains in effect from Saturday afternoon
through Saturday evening for gusty winds and low relative
humidity for fire weather zones 422 and 476 above 7500 feet
* affected area... fire weather zone 422 Sawtooth Range/northern
sawtooth nf and fire weather zone 476 Lemhi and Lost River
* Winds... southwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.
* Relative humidity... as low as 11 percent.
* Impacts... these weather conditions, combined with extremely
dry and receptive fuels, can mean rapid spread rates, high
fire intensity, and produce extreme fire behavior such as fire
A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible
red flag warnings.
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Issued: 2:51 AM MDT Sep. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service