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Idaho, Northern Clearwater Mountains

Air Quality Alert

Statement as of 3:14 PM MDT on August 28, 2015

Expires 5:00 PM EDT on August 29, 2015


Statewide air quality alert in effect *until further notice* for the
following agencies:

Idaho department of environmental quality in Idaho Falls
Idaho department of environmental quality in Lewiston
Nez Perce tribe in Lapwai

Air quality currently is currently in the very unhealthy
category and is forecast to remain that way the next 24 hours
in many locations impacted by wildfire smoke in north central Idaho.

Sensitive persons should limit prolonged or heavy exertion and limit
time spent outdoors.

For more information please access the department's website at...
http://www.Deq.Idaho.Gov/air-quality.Aspx


314 PM MDT Fri Aug 28 2015

Statewide air quality alert in effect *until further notice* for the
following agencies:

Idaho department of environmental quality in Idaho Falls
Idaho department of environmental quality in Lewiston
Nez Perce tribe in Lapwai

Air quality currently is currently in the very unhealthy
category and is forecast to remain that way the next 24 hours
in many locations impacted by wildfire smoke in north central Idaho.

Sensitive persons should limit prolonged or heavy exertion and limit
time spent outdoors.

For more information please access the department's website at...
http://www.Deq.Idaho.Gov/air-quality.Aspx



Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 4:33 AM PDT on August 29, 2015

Expires 10:00 PM EDT on August 29, 2015


... Red flag warning remains in effect from 11 am this morning to
7 PM PDT this evening for gusty winds and low humidities across
the Palouse/Hells Canyon... Clearwater/Nez Perce...

A red flag warning remains in effect from 11 am this morning to
7 PM PDT this evening.

* Winds: breezy winds will begin this morning... but the strongest
and most concerning winds will occur this afternoon and early
evening. South to southwest winds will increase to 25 to 35 mph
with higher gusts through the afternoon. Ridgetops and any
exposed elevations will see gusts up to 45 mph. Winds will shift
to the west and northwest during the late afternoon and evening
and decrease.

* Minimum humidities: 10 to 15 percent is expected. Humidity
recovery this evening will be good.

* Thunderstorms: isolated mainly dry thunderstorms.




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