Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Spokane, WA

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
400 PM PDT MON JUL 6 2015

...THUNDERSTORMS EXPECTED OVER NORTHERN WASHINGTON AND THE NORTH
IDAHO PANHANDLE ON TUESDAY AND TUESDAY EVENING...

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NORTHERN AND CENTRAL IDAHO PANHANDLE (ZONE 101)-
EAST WASHINGTON NORTH CASCADES (ZONE 685)-
EAST WASHINGTON NORTHEAST (ZONE 686)-
EAST WASHINGTON OKANOGAN HIGHLANDS (ZONE 687)-
400 PM PDT MON JUL 6 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING FOR THUNDERSTORMS FOR THE NORTH
CASCADES...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 685 EAST
  WASHINGTON NORTH CASCADES (ZONE 685)...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 686
  EAST WASHINGTON NORTHEAST (ZONE 686) AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 687
  EAST WASHINGTON OKANOGAN HIGHLANDS (ZONE 687).

* THUNDERSTORMS: STORMS WILL DEVELOP OVER THE MOUNTAINS NEAR THE
  CANADIAN BORDER MIDDAY TUESDAY AND THEN TRACK TO THE SOUTH
  DURING THE AFTERNOON.

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

* IMPACTS: LIGHTNING IN COMBINATION WITH EXTREMELY DRY FUELS COULD
  RESULT IN ADDITIONAL WILDFIRE STARTS.

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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