Thursday, August 6, 2009

August Lightning Storm


August Lightning Storm, originally uploaded by IdFarmBureau.

Emmett--A low pressure system has pushed in from the south. The storm brought high winds and dust but little rain. Canyon, Ada, Gem, and Washington Counties were plagued by the dry lightning that's touched off dozens of grass fires across the four county area. Despite red flag warnings BLM crews have the upper hand on the fires.

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