Caribou Highlands Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Fire Weather Watch
Statement as of 2:55 AM MDT on July 22, 2014

...Fire Weather Watch in effect from Thursday afternoon through Thursday evening for gusty winds and low humidity for fire zones 410 and 425...

The National Weather Service in Pocatello has issued a Fire Weather Watch...which is in effect from Thursday afternoon through Thursday evening.

* Affected area: in Idaho...fire zone 410 upper Snake River Valley/Idaho Falls blm...fire zone 425 middle Snake River Valley/Twin Falls blm.

* Timing: Thursday afternoon through Thursday evening.

* Wind: increasing through the morning with gusts in excess of 30 mph after 1200 MDT.

* Humidity: 7 to 14 percent.

* Impacts: the combination of gusty winds and low humidity may create critical fire weather conditions.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions are forecast to occur. Please advise the appropriate officials or fire crews in the field of the Fire Weather Watch for portions of southeast Idaho.

Local Storm Report

07/21/2014 0308 PM

2 miles W of robin, Bannock County.

Hail e0.25 inch, reported by trained spotter.

Pea size hail

07/21/2014 0244 PM

4 miles se of Chubbuck, Bannock County.

Hail m0.25 inch, reported by trained spotter.

Pea size hail

07/21/2014 0214 PM

Pocatello, Bannock County.

Hail e0.25 inch, reported by NWS employee.

Pea size hail