Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Spokane, WA

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
901 PM PDT SUN AUG 2 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FOR MONDAY AND TUESDAY...

.EXPECT BREEZY TO LOCALLY WINDY CONDITIONS THROUGH THE CASCADE
GAPS AND ON RIDGETOPS AROUND THE ELLENSBURG, WENATCHEE, ENTIAT AND
CHELAN AREAS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY. THESE GUSTY WEST WINDS WILL
COMBINE WITH LOW HUMIDITY DURING THE AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING
HOURS WHICH MAY RESULT IN RAPID FIRE SPREAD WITH ANY NEW OR
ONGOING FIRES. THESE WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY OCCUR ON
WEDNESDAY AS WELL.

WAZ676-031415-
/O.CAN.KOTX.FW.A.0012.150803T1900Z-150804T0400Z/
/O.EXT.KOTX.FW.A.0013.150803T1900Z-150805T0400Z/
EAST WASHINGTON SOUTH CENTRAL CASCADE VALLEYS (ZONE 676)-
901 PM PDT SUN AUG 2 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR
FWZ676 (KITTITAS VALLEY)...

* AFFECTED AREA: FIRE WEATHER ZONE 676 EAST WASHINGTON SOUTH
  CENTRAL CASCADE VALLEYS (ZONE 676).

* WINDS: NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITIES: 15 TO 23 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS: RAPID FIRE SPREAD IS POSSIBLE WITH ANY NEW OR ONGOING
  FIRES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE FORECAST TO OCCUR. LISTEN FOR LATER FORECASTS AND POSSIBLE
RED FLAG WARNINGS.

&&

$$

WAZ677-031415-
/O.EXB.KOTX.FW.A.0013.150803T1900Z-150805T0400Z/
EAST WASHINGTON CENTRAL CASCADE VALLEYS (ZONE 677)-
901 PM PDT SUN AUG 2 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FWZ677
(CENTRAL CASCADE VALLEYS)...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPOKANE HAS ISSUED A FIRE WEATHER
WATCH FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING.

* AFFECTED AREA: FIRE WEATHER ZONE 677 EAST WASHINGTON CENTRAL
  CASCADE VALLEYS (ZONE 677).

* WINDS: NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITIES: 12 TO 25 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS: RAPID FIRE SPREAD IS POSSIBLE WITH ANY NEW OR ONGOING
  FIRES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE FORECAST TO OCCUR. LISTEN FOR LATER FORECASTS AND POSSIBLE
RED FLAG WARNINGS.

&&

$$


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