Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Pendleton, OR

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Pendleton OR
216 PM PDT Mon Aug 21 2017

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT FOR ABUNDANT LIGHTNING AND GUSTY OUTFLOW
WINDS FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 611, 640, 642, 643, 644, AND 645...

.A cold front will approach the area Wednesday afternoon and
Wednesday night, generating scattered thunderstorms across the
higher elevations.

ORZ611-640-222300-
/O.NEW.KPDT.FW.A.0009.170823T2000Z-170824T0500Z/
Deschutes National Forest - minus Sisters Ranger District-
Central Mountains of Oregon-
216 PM PDT Mon Aug 21 2017

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING FOR ABUNDANT LIGHTNING AND GUSTY OUTFLOW WINDS...

The National Weather Service in Pendleton has issued a Fire
Weather Watch, which is in effect from Wednesday afternoon
through Wednesday evening.

* AFFECTED AREA...In Oregon...fire weather zones 611 and 640.

* TIMING...Wednesday afternoon and evening.

* LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LEVEL...3

* PRECIPITATION...One tenth to one quarter of an inch.

* IMPACTS...any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
  Outdoor burning is not recommended.

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.

&&

$$

ORZ642>645-WAZ643-645-222300-
/O.NEW.KPDT.FW.A.0009.170823T2000Z-170824T1200Z/
Southern Blue and Strawberry Mountains-
Northern Blue Mountains of Oregon-Central Blue Mountains-
Wallowa District-Blue Mountains of Washington-Asotin County-
216 PM PDT Mon Aug 21 2017

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT FOR ABUNDANT LIGHTNING AND GUSTY OUTFLOW
WINDS...

The National Weather Service in Pendleton has issued a Fire
Weather Watch, which is in effect from Wednesday afternoon
through late Wednesday night.

* AFFECTED AREA...In Oregon...fire weather zones 642, 643, 644,
  and 645. In Washington...fire weather zones 643 and 645.

* TIMING...Wednesday afternoon through Wednesday night.

* LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LEVEL...3.

* PRECIPITATION...One quarter to one third of an inch.

* IMPACTS...any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
  Outdoor burning is not recommended.

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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