Ellis, ID

5:27 PM MDT on August 17, 2019 (GMT -0600)
Challis | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Fire Weather Warning

Elev 5072 ft 44.52 °N, 114.22 °W | Updated 32 minutes ago

Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
83 °F
Feels Like 83 °F
N
10
Wind Variable Wind from WNW

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.66 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 11000 ft
Dew Point 34 °F
Humidity 17%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:40 AM 8:38 PM
Waning Gibbous, 95% visible
METAR KLLJ 172255Z AUTO 30009KT 10SM FEW110 28/01 A2985 RMK AO2 SLP042 T02830011
Pressure 29.66 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 11000 ft
Dew Point 34 °F
Humidity 17%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:40 AM 8:38 PM
Waning Gibbous, 95% visible
METAR KLLJ 172255Z AUTO 30009KT 10SM FEW110 28/01 A2985 RMK AO2 SLP042 T02830011

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Fire Weather Warning
Issued: 1:14 PM MDT Aug. 17, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Red flag warning remains in effect until 9 PM MDT this evening
for gusty winds and low relative humidity for fire weather zone
410...
... A new red flag warning is also in effect from noon to 9
PM MDT Sunday for gusty winds and low relative humidity for fire
weather zone 410...

The National Weather Service in Pocatello has issued a red flag
warning for gusty winds and low relative humidity, which is in
effect from noon to 9 PM MDT Sunday.

* Affected area... fire weather zone 410 upper Snake River
Valley/Idaho Falls blm.

* Winds... southwest to west 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* Relative humidity... as low as 10 percent.

* Impacts... once a fire starts, fast fire spread rates and high
intensity fires are likely to result.

* Relative humidity at or below 15 percent and wind gusts of at
least 25 mph in the mountains, or 30 mph in the snake plain.

* Thunderstorm coverage of 25 percent, without specific rainfall
criteria.

* Other high impact events deemed critical by the National
Weather Service and area fire management agencies.

* Relative humidity at or below 15 percent and wind gusts of at
least 25 mph in the mountains, or 30 mph in the snake plain.

* Thunderstorm coverage of 25 percent, without specific rainfall
criteria.

* Other high impact events deemed critical by the National
Weather Service and area fire management agencies.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A red flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now, or will shortly based on any one or
more of these criteria for southeastern idaho:

* relative humidity at or below 15 percent and wind gusts of at
least 25 mph in the mountains, or 30 mph in the snake plain.

* Thunderstorm coverage of 25 percent, without specific rainfall
criteria.

* Other high impact events deemed critical by the National
Weather Service and area fire management agencies.