Kootenai County, Idaho
To view the watches and warnings information that we have available you will need to select your city, county, or state first.
Enter City, State or Zip Code to Select a Location from the List
Watch/Warnings
Click to view enlarged map

The National Weather Service's Watches, Warnings and Advisories by state counties include: Thunderstorm, Tornado, Flood, Flash Flood, Winter Storm, High Wind, Gale, Small Aircraft, High Surf, Marine, Heat, Air Quality, Ashfall, Hazardous, and Special Statements.
Weather Alerts: Kootenai County, Idaho
« View county list

Fire Weather Warning
IDZ101-WAZ686-687-080400-
/O.CON.KOTX.FW.W.0008.000000T0000Z-150708T0400Z/
NORTHERN AND CENTRAL IDAHO PANHANDLE (ZONE 101)-
EAST WASHINGTON NORTHEAST (ZONE 686)-
EAST WASHINGTON OKANOGAN HIGHLANDS (ZONE 687)-
114 PM PDT TUE JUL 7 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING
FOR THUNDERSTORMS FOR THE OKANOGAN HIGHLANDS...NORTHEAST
WASHINGTON AND THE NORTHERN IDAHO PANHANDLE...

* AFFECTED AREA: FIRE WEATHER ZONE 101 NORTHERN AND CENTRAL
IDAHO PANHANDLE (ZONE 101)...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 686 EAST
WASHINGTON NORTHEAST (ZONE 686) AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 687 EAST
WASHINGTON OKANOGAN HIGHLANDS (ZONE 687).

* THUNDERSTORMS: SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT THE WARNED
AREA THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING. IN ADDITION TO ABUNDANT
LIGHTNING IN AND NEAR THE CORES OF THESE STORMS...BRIEF LIGHT TO
MODERATE RAIN AND SMALL HAIL WILL BE POSSIBLE. WETTING RAINS
WILL BE UNLIKELY WITH MOST OF THESE STORMS.

* OUTFLOW WINDS: GUSTY OUTFLOW WINDS ARE POSSIBLE WITH THESE
THUNDERSTORMS.

* IMPACTS: LIGHTNING IN COMBINATION WITH EXTREMELY DRY FUELS
COULD RESULT IN ADDITIONAL WILDFIRE STARTS. THE DRY STATE OF
THE FUELS MEANS THAT THE IGNITION POTENTIAL IS HIGH. THE GUSTY
WINDS FROM THESE STORMS COULD HAMPER FIRE FIGHTING EFFORTS ON
EXISTING WILD FIRES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES WILL
CREATE EXTREME FIRE GROWTH POTENTIAL.

&&

$$
National Weather Service

Providing "weather, water cycle, and climate forecasts and warnings for the United States, its territories, adjacent waters and ocean areas, for the protection of life and property and the enhancement of the national economy."
Weather Alerts by Type
Air Quality Alert
Dense Smoke Advisory
Fire Weather Warning
Flash Flood Warning
Flash Flood Watch
Flood Advisory
Flood Warning
High Surf Advisory
Hydrologic Statement
Rip Current Statement
Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Special Weather Statement
Additional Severe Weather Maps
Severe Outlook Today
Severe Outlook Today
WSI's Severe Outlook Map displays current Watches, Warnings and Advisories via County Fill colors.
Severe Outlook Tomorrow
Severe Outlook Tomorrow
WSI's Severe Outlook Forecast Map displaying projected Watches, Warnings and Advisories.
THUNDERcast
THUNDERcast
The THUNDERcast map shows areas of probability for regional or national thunderstorms for the current day.
1Km Storm Watch
1Km Storm Watch
The 1Km map allows you to view 1 kilometer (km) resolution radar imagery both nationally and regionally.
Metro Storm Watch
Metro Storm Watch
The Metro map allows you to view 1 kilometer (km) resolution radar imagery.
Advertisements
Track Severe Weather on mobile