Butte/Blackfoot Region Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch
Issued: 2:26 PM MDT Aug. 16, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Fire Weather Watch remains in effect until midnight MDT
tonight...
... Red flag warning in effect from noon Friday to midnight MDT
Friday night...

* affected area: fire zone 110 (deerlodge/west beaverhead).

* Impacts: isolated dry thunderstorms with brief gusty winds are
possible Thursday. On Friday afternoon and evening, there is a
better chance for more widespread, dry and wet thunderstorms.
These storms will be capable of producing frequent lightning,
and erratic wind gusts to 40 mph. Also to note will be the
possibility of sudden wind shifts far from storm activity due to
prolonged outflows.







226 PM MDT Thu Aug 16 2018

... Red flag warning in effect from noon Friday to midnight MDT
Friday night...

The Fire Weather Watch is no longer in effect.

* Affected area: fire zone 108 (east lolo). Fire zone 111 (east
beaverhead).

* Impacts: a mixture of dry and wet thunderstorms are possible by
late Friday afternoon through the evening. These storms will be
capable of producing frequent lightning and erratic wind gusts
to 40 mph. Also to note will be the possibility of sudden wind
shifts far from storm activity due to thunderstorm outflow.