Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Portland, OR

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
838 PM PDT FRI AUG 26 2016

ORZ602>608-WAZ602-604-660-270445-
/O.EXP.KPQR.FW.W.0005.000000T0000Z-160827T0400Z/
NORTH OREGON COAST RANGE-
EAST SLOPES OF THE CENTRAL OREGON COAST RANGE-WILLAMETTE VALLEY-
NORTH OREGON CASCADE FOOTHILLS-CENTRAL OREGON CASCADE FOOTHILLS-
MT. HOOD NATIONAL FOREST - WEST OF CASCADE CREST-
WILLAMETTE NATIONAL FOREST-EAST WILLAPA HILLS-
CLARK COUNTY LOWLANDS-EXTREME SOUTH WASHINGTON CASCADES-
838 PM PDT FRI AUG 26 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING WILL EXPIRE AT 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING FOR
SIGNIFICANTLY UNSTABLE CONDITIONS FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES OR602...
OR603...OR604...OR605...OR606...OR607...OR608...WA602...WA604 AND
WA660...

THE THREAT OF SIGNIFICANTLY UNSTABLE CONDITIONS OVER THE AREA WAS
SUBSIDING AS THE SUN SETS AND NIGHT TIME SETS IN. THE RETURN OF
ONSHORE FLOW SATURDAY AND THIS WEEKEND THAT WILL LIKELY CONTINUE
THROUGH NEXT WEEK WILL END THE THREAT OF ANY MORE SIGNIFICANTLY
UNSTABLE CONDITIONS OVER THE AREA. THEREFORE THE RED FLAG WARNING
WILL BE ALLOWED TO EXPIRE AT 9 PM THIS EVENING.


$$

FOR MORE INFORMATION FROM NOAA/NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE VISIT...
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/PORTLAND (ALL LOWER CASE)



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