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Fire Weather Watch

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Spokane WA
250 AM PDT Wed Aug 10 2022



WAZ702>706-110000-
/O.NEW.KOTX.FW.A.0004.220811T0300Z-220811T1900Z/
Colville Reservation (Zone 702)-Okanogan Valley (Zone 703)-
Methow Valley (Zone 704)-
Foothills of Central Washington Cascades (Zone 705)-
Waterville Plateau (Zone 706)-
250 AM PDT Wed Aug 10 2022

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
THURSDAY MORNING FOR THUNDERSTORMS FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 702
THROUGH 706...

The National Weather Service in Spokane has issued a Fire Weather
Watch for thunderstorms, which is in effect from this evening
through Thursday morning.

* Affected Area: Fire Weather Zone 702 Colville Reservation
  (Zone 702), Fire Weather Zone 703 Okanogan Valley (Zone 703),
  Fire Weather Zone 704 Methow Valley (Zone 704), Fire Weather
  Zone 705 Foothills of Central Washington Cascades (Zone 705)
  and Fire Weather Zone 706 Waterville Plateau (Zone 706).

* Thunderstorms: Scattered thunderstorms containing brief rain is
  may develop this evening through Thursday morning.

* Outflow Winds: Gusty and erratic winds can be expected with
  thunderstorms.

* Impacts: Thunderstorms combined with dry fuels may result in new
  fire 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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