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Heat Advisory

National Weather Service Spokane WA
220 PM PDT Wed Jul 28 2021

Northern Panhandle-Coeur d`Alene Area-Idaho Palouse-Central
Panhandle Mountains-Lewiston Area-Lewis and Southern Nez Perce
Counties-Northeast Blue Mountains-Lower Garfield and Asotin
Counties-Washington Palouse-Moses Lake Area-Upper Columbia Basin-
Spokane Area-Northeast Mountains-Okanogan Highlands-Wenatchee
Area-East Slopes Northern Cascades-Okanogan Valley-Waterville
Including the cities of Omak, Colfax, Quincy, Wallace, Osburn,
Worley, Waterville, Cheney, Chewelah, Hayden, Rathdrum, Ephrata,
Stehekin, Kamiah, Republic, Odessa, Eastport, St Maries,
Winchester, Mazama, Conconully, Moscow, Cashmere, Bonners Ferry,
Nezperce, Kellogg, Moses Lake, Othello, Brewster, Tekoa,
Uniontown, Mansfield, Peck, Mullan, Pomeroy, Kettle Falls,
Rockford, Rosalia, Coulee City, Spokane, Sandpoint, Wauconda,
Grand Coulee, Bridgeport, Coeur d`Alene, Craigmont, Leavenworth,
Wilbur, La Crosse, Okanogan, Post Falls, Newport, Wenatchee,
Chelan, Culdesac, Lewiston, Davenport, Entiat, Priest River,
Potlatch, Winthrop, Clarkston, Plummer, Anatone, Lapwai, Gifford,
Genesee, Peola, Nespelem, Twisp, Oakesdale, Oroville, Deer Park,
Inchelium, Pullman, Colville, Ritzville, and Pinehurst
220 PM PDT Wed Jul 28 2021


* WHAT...High temperatures warming into the upper 90s and triple
  digits Friday afternoon and Saturday afternoon.

* WHERE...Central and eastern Washington. Much of the Idaho

* WHEN...From 11 AM Thursday to 8 PM PDT Saturday.

* IMPACTS...Hot temperatures in the day. Increasingly warm overnight
  temperatures by the weekend.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Friday and Saturday will likely be the
  hottest days of this heat event. Many lowland locations are
  expected to reach 100 degrees or more Friday and Saturday
  afternoon. The afternoon heat combined with unusually warm
  overnight temperatures Friday night and Saturday night will make
  it difficult for residents without air conditioners to control the
  build up of heat within their homes.


Drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air-conditioned room, stay out of
the sun, and check up on relatives and neighbors.




Air Quality Alert

Including the cities of Republic, Inchelium, Keller, Curlew,
Danville, Laurier, Omak, Okanogan, Brewster, Oroville, Mazama,
Winthrop, Methow, Twisp, Conconully, Colville, Chewelah,
Kettle Falls, Springdale, and Northport
1156 AM PDT Wed Jul 28 2021

An Air Quality Alert has been issued by the following agencies:

Washington Department of Ecology

The Washington Department of Ecology is extending an Air Quality
Alert to notify residents of Okanogan, Ferry, and Stevens counties
of degraded air quality. Due to wildfire smoke, health impacts may
occur due to Fine Particulate Matter (PM2.5) pollution. Air quality
will reach unhealthy levels at times. Burning restrictions are in
effect. The Air Quality Alert will remain in effect until further

Health Impacts and Recommended Actions: When air quality is Unhealthy
for Sensitive Groups, sensitive* persons may experience health
effects and should limit prolonged or heavy exertion and limit time
spent outdoors. The general public is unlikely to be affected.

Outdoor Burning Restrictions: Washington Governor Jay Inslee issued
an emergency order July 6, 2021, prohibiting most unpermitted outdoor
burning through September 30, 2021. Visit
for details on local restrictions.


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