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Excessive Heat Watch

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Seattle WA
315 AM PDT Fri Aug 14 2020

WAZ504-507-509-511-512-555-556-558-559-567>569-150000-
/O.CON.KSEW.EH.A.0001.200816T1700Z-200817T0400Z/
Southwest Interior-Everett and Vicinity-Tacoma Area-
Hood Canal Area-Lower Chehalis Valley Area-
East Puget Sound Lowlands-Bellevue and Vicinity-
Seattle and Vicinity-Bremerton and Vicinity-
Cascades of Whatcom and Skagit Counties-
Cascades of Snohomish and King Counties-
Cascades of Pierce and Lewis Counties-
Including the cities of Olympia, Lacey, Tumwater, Everett,
Edmonds, Lynnwood, Marysville, Tacoma, Shelton, Montesano, Elma,
McCleary, Covington-Sawyer-w, Maple Valley, Monroe,
Prairie Ridge, Enumclaw, Bonney Lake, Woodinville, Redmond,
Kirkland, Bothell, Kenmore, Newport Hills, Sahalee, Pine Lake,
Seattle, Bremerton, Silverdale, Concrete, Lyman, Hamilton,
Darrington, and Morton
315 AM PDT Fri Aug 14 2020

...EXCESSIVE HEAT WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING
THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING...

* WHAT...Very hot conditions with afternoon temperatures in the
  90s.

* WHERE...Portions of northwest and west central Washington.

* WHEN...From Sunday morning through Sunday evening.

* IMPACTS...Very hot conditions will significantly increase the
  potential for heat related illnesses, particularly for those
  who are sensitive to heat.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Hottest temperatures are expected in
  locations away from the water including Cascade valleys.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Monitor the latest forecasts and warnings for updates on this
situation. Be prepared to drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air-
conditioned room, stay out of the sun, and check up on relatives
and neighbors.

Young children and pets should never be left unattended in
vehicles under any circumstances. This is especially true during
warm or hot weather when car interiors can reach lethal
temperatures in a matter of minutes.

&&

$$




Fire Weather Watch

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Seattle WA
313 AM PDT Fri Aug 14 2020

WAZ655-658-659-150000-
/O.NEW.KSEW.FW.A.0001.200815T1800Z-200817T0600Z/
Black Hills and Southwest Interior Lowlands-
West Slopes of the North Cascades Generally above 1500 Feet-
West Slopes of the Central Cascades Generally above 1500 Feet-
313 AM PDT Fri Aug 14 2020

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING FOR HOT, DRY, AND UNSTABLE CONDITIONS FOR FIRE
WEATHER ZONES 655, 658, AND 659...

The National Weather Service in Seattle has issued a Fire Weather
Watch for hot, dry, and unstable conditions, which is in effect
from Saturday morning through Sunday evening.

* AFFECTED AREA...Fire Weather Zones 655, 658 and 659.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...As low as 15 to 25 percent.

* TEMPERATURES...In the upper 80s and 90s with close to 100
  degrees in the Cascade valleys.

* HAINES...Mid-level Haines 6 or high.

* IMPACTS...A dry and unstable air mass with warm temperatures
  can contribute to active fire behavior. In western Washington,
  significant growth on existing fires takes place under such
  conditions.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Fire Weather Watch means that there is a potential for critical
fire weather conditions to develop. Monitor the forecasts for
possible Red Flag Warnings.

&&

$$

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