Excessive Heat Warning
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-Okanogan Valley-Waterville Plateau-
741 PM PDT Thu Aug 9 2018
…EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT
* Temperatures…Highs 98 to 107 except near 110 in the Lewiston
area. Overnight lows in the mid 60s to mid 70s.
* Timing…Afternoons to early evenings through Friday.
* Impacts…Hot temperatures and limited relief overnight will
increase chances for heat related illness especially for those
without access to air conditioning. Heat stress is also
possible for livestock and outdoor pets.
* Locations…Republic, Inchelium, Wauconda, Kamiah, Craigmont,
Nezperce, Winchester, Lewiston, Lapwai, Peck, Culdesac,
Gifford, Moscow, Plummer, Potlatch, Genesee, Coeur d’Alene,
Post Falls, Hayden, Worley, Kellogg, Pinehurst, Osburn,
Wallace, Mullan, Wenatchee, Chelan, Entiat, Cashmere, Omak,
Okanogan, Brewster, Bridgeport, Oroville, Nespelem, Waterville,
Mansfield, Anatone, Peola, Pullman, Colfax, Rosalia, La
Crosse, Oakesdale, Tekoa, Uniontown, Clarkston, Pomeroy,
Ritzville, Grand Coulee, Odessa, Wilbur, Coulee City, Moses
Lake, Ephrata, Othello, Quincy, Colville, Deer Park, Chewelah,
Newport, Kettle Falls, Spokane, Cheney, Davenport, and
An Excessive Heat Warning means that a prolonged period of
dangerously hot temperatures will occur. The combination of hot
temperatures and high humidity will combine to create a dangerous
situation in which heat illnesses are likely. Drink plenty of
fluids…stay in an air-conditioned room…stay out of the sun…
and check up on relatives and neighbors.