Flathead/Mission Valleys Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Fire Weather Warning
Issued: 4:22 AM MDT Aug. 18, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Red flag warning remains in effect from noon today to 9 PM MDT
this evening...

* affected area: fire zone 104 (kootenai).

* Impacts: a dry cold front will create dry and breezy conditions
beginning on the ridge tops early this afternoon, then into the
lower elevations in the late afternoon and evening.

* Winds: west winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to 30 mph through
exposed areas. Peak winds are expected between 6 to 9 PM.

* Minimum humidities: 12 to 20 percent