Fire Weather Warning

WAZ641-675-030600-
/O.CON.KPDT.FW.W.0010.000000T0000Z-180803T0600Z/
Lower Columbia Basin of Washington-
Eastern Washington Southern Columbia Basin-
818 AM PDT Thu Aug 2 2018

…RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS
EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES
641 AND 675…

* AFFECTED AREA…In WAZ641…Fire weather zone 641. In WAZ675…
Fire weather zone 675.

* TIMING…Until 11 PM this evening.

* WIND…West to northwest 15 to 25 mph. Gusts to 30 mph.

* HUMIDITY…12 to 22 percent.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Red Flag Warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now….or will shortly. A combination of
strong winds…low relative humidity…and warm temperatures can
contribute to extreme fire behavior.

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