Eastern Washington and North Idaho Watches and Warnings

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Today's and yesterday's warnings in reverse chronological order.


WWUS86 KOTX 300335
SPSOTX

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
835 PM PDT MON JUN 29 2015

IDZ001-300415-
NORTHERN PANHANDLE ID-
835 PM PDT MON JUN 29 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHEASTERN BOUNDARY AND CENTRAL BONNER COUNTIES UNTIL 915 PM PDT...

AT 834 PM PDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 15 MILES NORTH OF SANDPOINT...MOVING EAST AT 35 MPH.

WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE... BONNERS FERRY...MOYIE SPRINGS...COLBURN...NAPLES...ELMIRA AND SCHWEITZER MOUNTAIN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

&&

LAT...LON 4836 11672 4858 11681 4879 11621 4842 11606 TIME...MOT...LOC 0334Z 250DEG 30KT 4849 11667

$$

SVH





WGUS86 KOTX 300320
FLSOTX

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
820 PM PDT MON JUN 29 2015

WAC051-065-300320-
/O.CAN.KOTX.FA.Y.0030.000000T0000Z-150630T0400Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
STEVENS WA-PEND OREILLE WA-
820 PM PDT MON JUN 29 2015

...THE SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY HAS BEEN CANCELLED FOR EAST CENTRAL STEVENS AND NORTHERN PEND OREILLE COUNTIES...

THE THUNDERSTORMS THAT BROUGHT THE HEAVY RAIN HAS PUSHED OFF TO THE EAST AND FLOODING IS NO LONGER EXPECTED.

FLOODING WAS NOT REPORTED WITH THE THUNDERSTORMS...BUT THE SHERIFF DISPATCH OFFICE FOR PEND OREILLE COUNTY DID REPORT SOME DOWNED TREES AND A DOWNED POWER POLE ACROSS HIGHWAY 20 OCCURRING AT MILE POST 390.

LAT...LON 4889 11723 4874 11707 4850 11753 4867 11761

$$

SVH


WWUS86 KOTX 300257
RFWOTX

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KOTX
757 PM PDT MON JUN 29 2015


WAZ673-676-677-684>687-300400-
/O.EXP.KOTX.FW.W.0004.000000T0000Z-150630T0300Z/
EAST WASHINGTON NORTHERN COLUMBIA BASIN (ZONE 673)-
EAST WASHINGTON SOUTH CENTRAL CASCADE VALLEYS (ZONE 676)-
EAST WASHINGTON CENTRAL CASCADE VALLEYS (ZONE 677)-
EAST WASHINGTON OKANOGAN/METHOW VALLEYS (ZONE 684)-
EAST WASHINGTON NORTH CASCADES (ZONE 685)-
EAST WASHINGTON NORTHEAST (ZONE 686)-
EAST WASHINGTON OKANOGAN HIGHLANDS (ZONE 687)-
757 PM PDT MON JUN 29 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING WILL EXPIRE AT 8 PM PDT THIS EVENING FOR THUNDERSTORMS...BREEZY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY

* AFFECTED AREA: FIRE WEATHER ZONE 673 EAST WASHINGTON NORTHERN COLUMBIA BASIN (ZONE 673)...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 676 EAST WASHINGTON SOUTH CENTRAL CASCADE VALLEYS (ZONE 676)...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 677 EAST WASHINGTON CENTRAL CASCADE VALLEYS (ZONE 677)...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 684 EAST WASHINGTON OKANOGAN/METHOW VALLEYS (ZONE 684)...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 685 EAST WASHINGTON NORTH CASCADES (ZONE 685)...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 686 EAST WASHINGTON NORTHEAST (ZONE 686) AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 687 EAST WASHINGTON OKANOGAN HIGHLANDS (ZONE 687).

DRY AIR IS MOVING INTO THE REGION BEHIND AN EXITING WEATHER DISTURBANCE. THIS WILL STABILIZE CONDITIONS...DECREASE WINDS AND CLEAR SKIES. AS SUCH THE RED FLAG WARNING HAS BEEN ALLOWED TO EXPIRE

$$


WGUS86 KOTX 300206
FLSOTX

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
706 PM PDT MON JUN 29 2015

WAC051-065-300400-
/O.NEW.KOTX.FA.Y.0030.150630T0206Z-150630T0400Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
STEVENS WA-PEND OREILLE WA-
706 PM PDT MON JUN 29 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPOKANE HAS ISSUED A

* SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
EAST CENTRAL STEVENS COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN WASHINGTON...
NORTHERN PEND OREILLE COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN WASHINGTON...

* UNTIL 900 PM PDT

* AT 705 PM PDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN THE
ADVISORY AREA. PONDING OF WATER CAN ALSO BE EXPECTED ON HIGHWAY 31
AND ON HIGHWAY 20.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
IONE...TIGER...LITTLE PEND OREILLE LAKES CAMPGROUND...NOISY CREEK
CAMPGROUND...SULLIVAN LAKE CAMPGROUND AND LOST CREEK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...AS WELL AS FARM AND COUNTRY ROADS. DO NOT
ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.

&&

LAT...LON 4889 11723 4874 11707 4850 11753 4867 11761

$$

SVH


WWUS86 KOTX 300152
SPSOTX

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
652 PM PDT MON JUN 29 2015

WAZ037-300215-
NORTHEAST MOUNTAINS WA-
652 PM PDT MON JUN 29 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR EAST CENTRAL STEVENS AND CENTRAL PEND OREILLE COUNTIES UNTIL 715 PM PDT...

AT 652 PM PDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 11 MILES EAST OF COLVILLE...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 40 MPH.

NICKEL SIZE HAIL AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE... IONE...TIGER...LITTLE PEND OREILLE LAKES CAMPGROUND...LOST CREEK AND RUBY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.

THIS STORM MAY INTENSIFY...SO BE CERTAIN TO MONITOR LOCAL RADIO AND TV STATIONS...AS WELL AS LOCAL CABLE TV OUTLETS...FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

&&

LAT...LON 4844 11768 4858 11777 4877 11737 4849 11717 TIME...MOT...LOC 0152Z 245DEG 33KT 4853 11764

$$

SVH


WGUS86 KOTX 300023
FLSOTX

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
523 PM PDT MON JUN 29 2015

WAC017-300032-
/O.CAN.KOTX.FA.Y.0029.000000T0000Z-150630T0115Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
DOUGLAS WA-
523 PM PDT MON JUN 29 2015

...THE FLOOD ADVISORY HAS BEEN CANCELLED FOR NORTHEASTERN DOUGLAS COUNTY...

THE THUNDERSTORMS THAT PRODUCED THE HEAVY RAIN HAVE PUSHED EAST OF THE AREA AND FLOODING IS NO LONGER EXPECTED TO BE A THREAT.

LAT...LON 4813 11913 4800 11906 4785 11931 4768 11959 4782 11974

$$

SVH


WGUS76 KOTX 292350
FFSOTX

FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
450 PM PDT MON JUN 29 2015

WAC047-300000-
/O.CAN.KOTX.FF.W.0016.000000T0000Z-150630T0045Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
OKANOGAN WA-
450 PM PDT MON JUN 29 2015

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR SOUTH CENTRAL OKANOGAN COUNTY IS CANCELLED...

THE HEAVY RAIN HAS ENDED...AND FLOODING IS NO LONGER EXPECTED TO POSE A THREAT.

LAT...LON 4838 11990 4836 11971 4832 11966 4828 11969 4817 11987 4822 11996 4830 12000 4834 12000

$$

SB





WGUS86 KOTX 292315
FLSOTX

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
415 PM PDT MON JUN 29 2015

WAC017-300115-
/O.NEW.KOTX.FA.Y.0029.150629T2315Z-150630T0115Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
DOUGLAS WA-
415 PM PDT MON JUN 29 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPOKANE HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
NORTHEASTERN DOUGLAS COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN WASHINGTON...

* UNTIL 615 PM PDT

* AT 414 PM PDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA
WITH PONDING OF WATER EXPECTED ON AREA ROADS.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
MANSFIELD AND LEAHY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TO REPORT FLOODING...HAVE THE NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY RELAY
YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORECAST OFFICE.

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS RIVER OR STREAM FLOWS ARE ELEVATED...OR
PONDING OF WATER IN URBAN OR OTHER AREAS IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT.
DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.
IT TAKES ONLY A FEW INCHES OF SWIFTLY FLOWING WATER TO CARRY VEHICLES
AWAY.

&&

LAT...LON 4813 11913 4800 11906 4785 11931 4768 11959
4782 11974

$$

JW


WGUS56 KOTX 292253
FFWOTX
WAC047-300045-
/O.NEW.KOTX.FF.W.0016.150629T2253Z-150630T0045Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
353 PM PDT MON JUN 29 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPOKANE HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
SOUTH CENTRAL OKANOGAN COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN WASHINGTON...

* UNTIL 545 PM PDT

* AT 352 PM PDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A THUNDERSTORM PRODUCING
HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO
BEGIN SHORTLY. EXCESSIVE RAINFALL OVER THE BURN SCAR WILL RESULT
IN DEBRIS FLOW MOVING THROUGH THE CHILIWIST CREEK DRAINAGE. THE
DEBRIS FLOW CAN CONSIST OF ROCK...MUD...VEGETATION AND OTHER LOOSE
MATERIALS.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
MALOTT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND NOW. ACT QUICKLY TO PROTECT YOUR LIFE.

THE AFFECTED AREAS ARE THE CARLTON COMPLEX FIRE BURN SCARS ABOVE THE
METHOW RIVER VALLEY. HIGH INTENSITY RAINFALL ON THE BURNED AREAS MAY
CAUSE DANGEROUS FLASH FLOODING AND DEBRIS FLOWS. RESIDENTS AND
MOTORISTS IN AND BELOW THE CARLTON COMPLEX FIRE BURN SCAR IN THE
METHOW VALLEY...INCLUDING MOTORISTS ON HIGHWAY 97A FROM CHELAN TO
BREWSTER...AND STATE HIGHWAY 153 FROM PATEROS TO TWISP...SHOULD TAKE
IMMEDIATE PRECAUTIONS TO PROTECT LIFE AND PROPERTY.

&&

LAT...LON 4838 11990 4836 11971 4832 11966 4828 11969
4817 11987 4822 11996 4830 12000 4834 12000

$$

SB


WWUS86 KOTX 292208
SPSOTX

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
308 PM PDT MON JUN 29 2015

WAZ041-044-292300-
WENATCHEE AREA WA-WATERVILLE PLATEAU WA-
308 PM PDT MON JUN 29 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR WEST CENTRAL DOUGLAS AND EAST CENTRAL CHELAN COUNTIES UNTIL 400 PM PDT...

AT 307 PM PDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR ORONDO...OR 20 MILES NORTHEAST OF WENATCHEE...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 45 MPH.

NICKEL SIZE HAIL AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE... CHELAN...WATERVILLE...ENTIAT...STAYMAN...CHELAN FALLS AND AZWELL.

THIS STORM MAY INTENSIFY...SO BE CERTAIN TO MONITOR LOCAL RADIO AND TV STATIONS...AS WELL AS LOCAL CABLE TV OUTLETS...FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

LAT...LON 4761 12021 4767 12025 4795 11987 4774 11965 TIME...MOT...LOC 2207Z 240DEG 41KT 4768 12011

$$

SB


WGUS86 KOTX 292158
FLSOTX

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
258 PM PDT MON JUN 29 2015

WAC007-292300-
/O.NEW.KOTX.FA.Y.0028.150629T2158Z-150629T2300Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
CHELAN WA-
258 PM PDT MON JUN 29 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPOKANE HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
SOUTHEASTERN CHELAN COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL WASHINGTON...

* UNTIL 400 PM PDT

* AT 253 PM PDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO A
THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE MILLS CANYON BURN SCAR ALONG HIGHWAY 97
SOUTH OF ENTIAT. THIS COULD LEAD TO MINOR MUDFLOWS ALONG THE
HIGHWAY AND MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT MAY EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...HIGHWAY 97
BETWEEN ENTIAT AND SUNNYSLOPE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TO REPORT FLOODING...HAVE THE NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY RELAY
YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORECAST OFFICE.

&&

LAT...LON 4770 12038 4769 12021 4768 12019 4764 12024
4759 12023 4756 12026 4758 12042

$$

SB


WWUS86 KOTX 292125
RFWOTX

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KOTX
225 PM PDT MON JUN 29 2015

...ABUNDANT LIGHTNING AND GUSTY CASCADE GAP WINDS THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENING...

SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS WILL REMAIN A THREAT OVER PORTIONS OF CENTRAL AND NORTHEAST WASHINGTON THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENING. GUSTY WINDS THROUGH THE CASCADE GAPS AND OUT INTO THE WESTERN PORTION OF THE BASIN IS ALSO EXPECTED THROUGH THIS EVENING.

WAZ673-676-677-684>687-300300- /O.CON.KOTX.FW.W.0004.000000T0000Z-150630T0300Z/ EAST WASHINGTON NORTHERN COLUMBIA BASIN (ZONE 673)- EAST WASHINGTON SOUTH CENTRAL CASCADE VALLEYS (ZONE 676)- EAST WASHINGTON CENTRAL CASCADE VALLEYS (ZONE 677)- EAST WASHINGTON OKANOGAN/METHOW VALLEYS (ZONE 684)- EAST WASHINGTON NORTH CASCADES (ZONE 685)- EAST WASHINGTON NORTHEAST (ZONE 686)- EAST WASHINGTON OKANOGAN HIGHLANDS (ZONE 687)- 225 PM PDT MON JUN 29 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT THIS EVENING FOR THUNDERSTORMS FOR FWZ684...685...686...687 AND FOR BREEZY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FWZ673...676...AND 677...

* AFFECTED AREA: FIRE WEATHER ZONE 673 EAST WASHINGTON NORTHERN COLUMBIA BASIN (ZONE 673)...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 676 EAST WASHINGTON SOUTH CENTRAL CASCADE VALLEYS (ZONE 676)...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 677 EAST WASHINGTON CENTRAL CASCADE VALLEYS (ZONE 677)...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 684 EAST WASHINGTON OKANOGAN/METHOW VALLEYS (ZONE 684)...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 685 EAST WASHINGTON NORTH CASCADES (ZONE 685)...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 686 EAST WASHINGTON NORTHEAST (ZONE 686) AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 687 EAST WASHINGTON OKANOGAN HIGHLANDS (ZONE 687).

* THUNDERSTORMS: SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS FOR FWZ684...685...687. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS REMAIN POSSIBLE FWZ677...673. A MIX OF DRY AND WET STORMS ARE EXPECTED FWZ673...677...AND MAINLY WET STORMS 684...685...687.

* WINDS: WEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH THROUGH THE KITTITAS VALLEY...WENATCHEE VALLEY AND OUT INTO THE WESTERN PORTION OF THE UPPER COLUMBIA BASIN.

* IMPACTS: LIGHTNING MAY RESULT IN NEW FIRE STARTS. RAPID FIRE SPREAD WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE WITH ANY NEW FIRE STARTS IN THE AREA...ESPECIALLY FOR THE WENATCHEE AND KITTITAS VALLEY AREAS WHERE GAP WINDS WILL INCREASE.

* OUTFLOW WINDS: GUSTY WINDS LIKELY WITH ANY THUNDERSTORMS.

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 WILL CREATE EXTREME FIRE GROWTH POTENTIAL.

&&

$$


WWUS86 KOTX 291759
RFWOTX

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KOTX
1059 AM PDT MON JUN 29 2015

...ABUNDANT LIGHTNING THROUGH MONDAY... ...GUSTY CASCADE GAP WINDS POSSIBLE THROUGH MONDAY...

SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS WILL REMAIN A THREAT OVER PORTIONS OF CENTRAL AND NORTHEAST WASHINGTON TODAY. THIS WILL INCLUDE THE POTENTIAL FOR ABUNDANT LIGHTNING. GUSTY WINDS THROUGH THE CASCADE GAPS AND OUT INTO THE WESTERN PORTION OF THE BASIN IS ALSO EXPECTED THROUGH MONDAY.

WAZ680-682-291900- /O.EXP.KOTX.FW.W.0004.000000T0000Z-150629T1800Z/ EAST WASHINGTON SOUTH CENTRAL CASCADE MOUNTAINS (ZONE 680)- EAST WASHINGTON CENTRAL CASCADE MOUNTAINS (ZONE 682)- 1059 AM PDT MON JUN 29 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING WILL EXPIRE AT 11 AM PDT THIS MORNING FOR THUNDERSTORMS FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 680 AND 682...

ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE STILL EXPECTED THROUGH THE AFTERNOON...BUT STORMS THAT DEVELOP ARE EXPECTED TO BE MAINLY WET. THUS THE RED FLAG WARNING WILL BE ALLOWED TO EXPIRE AT 11 AM.

$$

WAZ673-676-677-684-685-687-300200- /O.CON.KOTX.FW.W.0004.000000T0000Z-150630T0300Z/ EAST WASHINGTON NORTHERN COLUMBIA BASIN (ZONE 673)- EAST WASHINGTON SOUTH CENTRAL CASCADE VALLEYS (ZONE 676)- EAST WASHINGTON CENTRAL CASCADE VALLEYS (ZONE 677)- EAST WASHINGTON OKANOGAN/METHOW VALLEYS (ZONE 684)- EAST WASHINGTON NORTH CASCADES (ZONE 685)- EAST WASHINGTON OKANOGAN HIGHLANDS (ZONE 687)- 1059 AM PDT MON JUN 29 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT THIS EVENING FOR THUNDERSTORMS AND GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR THE KITTITAS VALLEY...WENATCHEE VALLEY AND THE WESTERN PORTION OF THE UPPER COLUMBIA BASIN......

* AFFECTED AREA: FIRE WEATHER ZONE 673 EAST WASHINGTON NORTHERN COLUMBIA BASIN (ZONE 673)...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 676 EAST WASHINGTON SOUTH CENTRAL CASCADE VALLEYS (ZONE 676)...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 677 EAST WASHINGTON CENTRAL CASCADE VALLEYS (ZONE 677)...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 684 EAST WASHINGTON OKANOGAN/METHOW VALLEYS (ZONE 684)...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 685 EAST WASHINGTON NORTH CASCADES (ZONE 685) AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 687 EAST WASHINGTON OKANOGAN HIGHLANDS (ZONE 687).

* THUNDERSTORMS: SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS FOR FWZ 684...685...687. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS REMAIN POSSIBLE FWZ677...673. A MIX OF DRY AND WET STORMS ARE EXPECTED FWZ673...677...AND MAINLY WET STORMS 684...685...687.

* WINDS: WEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH THROUGH THE KITTITAS VALLEY...WENATCHEE VALLEY AND OUT INTO THE WESTERN PORTION OF THE UPPER COLUMBIA BASIN.

* IMPACTS: LIGHTNING MAY RESULT IN NEW FIRE STARTS. RAPID FIRE SPREAD WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE WITH ANY NEW FIRE STARTS IN THE AREA...ESPECIALLY FOR THE WENATCHEE AND KITTITAS VALLEY AREAS WHERE GAP WINDS WILL INCREASE.

* OUTFLOW WINDS: GUSTY WINDS LIKELY WITH ANY THUNDERSTORMS.

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 WILL CREATE EXTREME FIRE GROWTH POTENTIAL.

&&

$$

WAZ686-300200- /O.CON.KOTX.FW.W.0004.150629T1800Z-150630T0300Z/ EAST WASHINGTON NORTHEAST (ZONE 686)- 1059 AM PDT MON JUN 29 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT THIS EVENING FOR THUNDERSTORMS FOR THUNDERSTORMS FOR EAST WASHINGTON NORTHEAST...

* AFFECTED AREA: FIRE WEATHER ZONE 686 EAST WASHINGTON NORTHEAST (ZONE 686).

* THUNDERSTORMS: SCATTERED MAINLY WET THUNDERSTORMS EXPECTED IN THE AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING.

* OUTFLOW WINDS: GUSTY WINDS LIKELY WITH ANY THUNDERSTORMS.

* IMPACTS: LIGHTNING MAY RESULT IN NEW FIRE STARTS WHERE FUELS ARE RECEPTIVE. RAPID FIRE SPREAD WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE WITH ANY NEW FIRE STARTS IN THE AREA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY.

&&

$$


WWUS86 KOTX 291143
RFWOTX

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KOTX
443 AM PDT MON JUN 29 2015

...ABUNDANT LIGHTNING THROUGH MONDAY...

...GUSTY CASCADE GAP WINDS POSSIBLE THROUGH MONDAY...

SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS WILL REMAIN A THREAT OVER PORTIONS OF CENTRAL AND NORTHEAST WASHINGTON THROUGH MONDAY. THIS THREAT WILL BE HIGHEST ACROSS THE CENTRAL CASCADES BEFORE MIDDAY. THE THREAT WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE NORTHERN CASCADES INTO THE OKANOGAN HIGHLANDS AND EXPAND INTO THE NORTHEAST WASHINGTON MOUNTAIN ZONE...INCLUDING THE NORTHERN STEVENS AND PEND OREILLE COUNTY...IN THE AFTERNOON. THIS WILL INCLUDE THE POTENTIAL FOR ABUNDANT LIGHTNING. GUSTY WINDS THROUGH THE CASCADE GAPS AND OUT INTO THE WESTERN PORTION OF THE BASIN IS ALSO EXPECTED THROUGH MONDAY.

WAZ686-291945- /O.UPG.KOTX.FW.A.0004.150629T1800Z-150630T0300Z/ /O.EXB.KOTX.FW.W.0004.150629T1800Z-150630T0300Z/ EAST WASHINGTON NORTHEAST (ZONE 686)- 443 AM PDT MON JUN 29 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 8 PM PDT THIS EVENING FOR THUNDERSTORMS FOR EAST WASHINGTON NORTHEAST...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPOKANE HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG WARNING FOR THUNDERSTORMS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 8 PM PDT THIS EVENING. THE FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* AFFECTED AREA: FIRE WEATHER ZONE 686 EAST WASHINGTON NORTHEAST (ZONE 686).

* THUNDERSTORMS: ABUNDANT LIGHTNING.

* OUTFLOW WINDS: GUSTY WINDS LIKELY WITH ANY THUNDERSTORMS.

* IMPACTS: LIGHTNING MAY RESULT IN NEW FIRE STARTS WHERE FUELS ARE RECEPTIVE. RAPID FIRE SPREAD WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE WITH ANY NEW FIRE STARTS IN THE AREA.

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 WILL CREATE EXTREME FIRE GROWTH POTENTIAL.

&&

$$

WAZ680-682-291800- /O.EXT.KOTX.FW.W.0004.000000T0000Z-150629T1800Z/ EAST WASHINGTON SOUTH CENTRAL CASCADE MOUNTAINS (ZONE 680)- EAST WASHINGTON CENTRAL CASCADE MOUNTAINS (ZONE 682)- 443 AM PDT MON JUN 29 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM PDT THIS MORNING FOR DRY THUNDERSTORMS...

* AFFECTED AREA: FIRE WEATHER ZONE 680 EAST WASHINGTON SOUTH CENTRAL CASCADE MOUNTAINS (ZONE 680) AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 682 EAST WASHINGTON CENTRAL CASCADE MOUNTAINS (ZONE 682).

* THUNDERSTORMS: ABUNDANT DRY LIGHTNING.

* IMPACTS: LIGHTNING MAY RESULT IN NEW FIRE STARTS WHERE FUELS ARE RECEPTIVE. RAPID FIRE SPREAD WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE WITH ANY NEW FIRE STARTS IN THE AREA.

* OUTFLOW WINDS: GUSTY WINDS LIKELY WITH ANY THUNDERSTORMS.

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 WILL CREATE EXTREME FIRE GROWTH POTENTIAL.

&&

$$

WAZ673-676-677-684-685-687-291945- /O.CON.KOTX.FW.W.0004.000000T0000Z-150630T0300Z/ EAST WASHINGTON NORTHERN COLUMBIA BASIN (ZONE 673)- EAST WASHINGTON SOUTH CENTRAL CASCADE VALLEYS (ZONE 676)- EAST WASHINGTON CENTRAL CASCADE VALLEYS (ZONE 677)- EAST WASHINGTON OKANOGAN/METHOW VALLEYS (ZONE 684)- EAST WASHINGTON NORTH CASCADES (ZONE 685)- EAST WASHINGTON OKANOGAN HIGHLANDS (ZONE 687)- 443 AM PDT MON JUN 29 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT THIS EVENING FOR DRY THUNDERSTORMS AND GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR THE KITTITAS VALLEY...WENATCHEE VALLEY AND THE WESTERN PORTION OF THE UPPER COLUMBIA BASIN...

* AFFECTED AREA: FIRE WEATHER ZONE 673 EAST WASHINGTON NORTHERN COLUMBIA BASIN (ZONE 673)...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 676 EAST WASHINGTON SOUTH CENTRAL CASCADE VALLEYS (ZONE 676)...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 677 EAST WASHINGTON CENTRAL CASCADE VALLEYS (ZONE 677)...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 684 EAST WASHINGTON OKANOGAN/METHOW VALLEYS (ZONE 684)...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 685 EAST WASHINGTON NORTH CASCADES (ZONE 685) AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 687 EAST WASHINGTON OKANOGAN HIGHLANDS (ZONE 687).

* THUNDERSTORMS: ABUNDANT DRY LIGHTNING.

* WINDS: WEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH THROUGH THE KITTITAS VALLEY...WENATCHEE VALLEY AND OUT INTO THE WESTERN PORTION OF THE UPPER COLUMBIA BASIN.

* IMPACTS: LIGHTNING MAY RESULT IN NEW FIRE STARTS. RAPID FIRE SPREAD WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE WITH ANY NEW FIRE STARTS IN THE AREA...ESPECIALLY FOR THE WENATCHEE AND KITTITAS VALLEY AREAS WHERE GAP WINDS WILL INCREASE.

* OUTFLOW WINDS: GUSTY WINDS LIKELY WITH ANY THUNDERSTORMS.

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 WILL CREATE EXTREME FIRE GROWTH POTENTIAL.

&&

$$


WWUS86 KOTX 290742
SPSOTX

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
1242 AM PDT MON JUN 29 2015

IDZ001-002-WAZ036-037-290845-
COEUR D'ALENE AREA ID-NORTHERN PANHANDLE ID-NORTHEAST MOUNTAINS WA-
SPOKANE AREA WA-
1242 AM PDT MON JUN 29 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHWESTERN KOOTENAI... SOUTHWESTERN BONNER...NORTHEASTERN LINCOLN...SOUTHEASTERN STEVENS... SPOKANE AND SOUTHEASTERN PEND OREILLE COUNTIES UNTIL 145 AM PDT...

AT 1240 AM PDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING GUST FRONT ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR DAVENPORT TO 9 MILES SOUTH OF DISHMAN...AND MOVING NORTH AT 35 MPH.

WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH AND AREAS OF BLOWING DUST ARE LIKELY WITH THIS GUST FRONT.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE... SPOKANE...POST FALLS...RATHDRUM...LIBERTY LAKE...AIRWAY HEIGHTS... MEDICAL LAKE...NINE MILE FALLS...DEER PARK...SPIRIT LAKE... MILLWOOD...HAUSER...OTIS ORCHARDS...FAIRWOOD...GREEN ACRES...COUNTRY HOMES...SUNCREST...TRENTWOOD...CHATTAROY...DISHMAN AND TOWN AND COUNTRY.

THIS STORM MAY INTENSIFY...SO BE CERTAIN TO MONITOR LOCAL RADIO AND TV STATIONS...AS WELL AS LOCAL CABLE TV OUTLETS...FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

LAT...LON 4825 11803 4809 11677 4742 11708 4766 11812 TIME...MOT...LOC 0740Z 202DEG 32KT 4764 11804 4753 11735

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MF


WWUS86 KOTX 290652
SPSOTX

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
1152 PM PDT SUN JUN 28 2015

IDZ001>003-WAZ033-035>038-290745-
IDAHO PALOUSE ID-COEUR D'ALENE AREA ID-NORTHERN PANHANDLE ID-
UPPER COLUMBIA BASIN WA-WASHINGTON PALOUSE WA-NORTHEAST MOUNTAINS WA-
SPOKANE AREA WA-OKANOGAN HIGHLANDS WA-
1152 PM PDT SUN JUN 28 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR WEST CENTRAL BENEWAH...WESTERN KOOTENAI...SOUTHWESTERN BONNER...NORTHEASTERN LINCOLN...SOUTHWESTERN FERRY...NORTHEASTERN DOUGLAS...SOUTHEASTERN OKANOGAN...SOUTHERN STEVENS...SPOKANE...SOUTHERN PEND OREILLE AND NORTHEASTERN WHITMAN COUNTIES UNTIL 1245 AM PDT...

AT 1150 PM PDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A GUST FRONT ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 28 MILES SOUTHEAST OF NESPELEM COMMUNITY TO 10 MILES NORTH OF COLFAX...AND MOVING NORTHEAST AT 30 MPH.

WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH AND BLOWING DUST WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS GUST FRONT.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE... SPOKANE...COEUR D'ALENE...POST FALLS...HAYDEN...CHENEY...RATHDRUM... DALTON GARDENS...LIBERTY LAKE...AIRWAY HEIGHTS...MEDICAL LAKE...NINE MILE FALLS...DEER PARK...SPIRIT LAKE...MILLWOOD...DAVENPORT... HAUSER...OTIS ORCHARDS...FAIRWOOD...GREEN ACRES AND COUNTRY HOMES.

THIS STORM MAY INTENSIFY...SO BE CERTAIN TO MONITOR LOCAL RADIO AND TV STATIONS...AS WELL AS LOCAL CABLE TV OUTLETS...FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

LAT...LON 4804 11901 4805 11680 4750 11676 4701 11731 4752 11829 TIME...MOT...LOC 0650Z 241DEG 70KT 4786 11868 4704 11734

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WWUS86 KOTX 290628
SPSOTX

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
1128 PM PDT SUN JUN 28 2015

WAZ033>036-290715-
UPPER COLUMBIA BASIN WA-MOSES LAKE AREA WA-WASHINGTON PALOUSE WA-
SPOKANE AREA WA-
1128 PM PDT SUN JUN 28 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR EASTERN GRANT...SOUTHWESTERN LINCOLN...ADAMS...SOUTHWESTERN SPOKANE AND NORTHWESTERN WHITMAN COUNTIES UNTIL 1215 AM PDT...

AT 1127 PM PDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 9 MILES EAST OF WARDEN TO 21 MILES SOUTH OF RITZVILLE...AND MOVING NORTH AT 30 MPH.

WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE... RITZVILLE...LIND...WASHTUCNA...LAMONT...PAHA...BEATRICE...SCHRAG... PACKARD...MARCELLUS...TOKIO...MOODY...SCHOONOVER...BATUM...RUFF... REVERE...JANTZ...PIZZRO...RALSTON...BENGE AND MARENGO.

THESE STORMS MAY INTENSIFY...SO BE CERTAIN TO MONITOR LOCAL RADIO AND TV STATIONS...AS WELL AS LOCAL CABLE TV OUTLETS...FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

LAT...LON 4673 11825 4674 11825 4674 11829 4689 11898 4730 11911 4726 11777 4669 11808 TIME...MOT...LOC 0627Z 195DEG 27KT 4693 11886 4683 11823

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MF


WWUS76 KOTX 290437
NPWOTX

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
937 PM PDT SUN JUN 28 2015

IDZ001>004-026-027-WAZ031>038-041>044-290545-
/O.CAN.KOTX.HT.Y.0001.000000T0000Z-150629T0600Z/
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 PLATEAU-
937 PM PDT SUN JUN 28 2015

...HEAT ADVISORY IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPOKANE HAS CANCELLED THE HEAT ADVISORY.

$$


WWUS86 KOTX 290432
RFWOTX

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KOTX
932 PM PDT SUN JUN 28 2015

...ABUNDANT DRY LIGHTNING THROUGH MONDAY...

...GUSTY CASCADE GAP WINDS POSSIBLE THIS EVENING AND MONDAY...

SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS WILL SPREAD NORTH OVERNIGHT. THIS THREAT WILL LINGER INTO MONDAY AFTERNOON FOR THE MOUNTAINS NORTH OF LAKE CHELAN AS WELL AS STEVENS AND FERRY COUNTY. THE NORTH PART OF PEND OREILLE COUNTY COULD SEE ABUNDANT LIGHTNING MONDAY. GUSTY WINDS THROUGH THE CASCADE GAPS AND OUT INTO THE WESTERN PORTION OF THE BASIN IS ALSO EXPECTED THROUGH MONDAY.

WAZ673-676-677-684-685-687-291245- /O.CON.KOTX.FW.W.0004.000000T0000Z-150630T0300Z/ EAST WASHINGTON NORTHERN COLUMBIA BASIN (ZONE 673)- EAST WASHINGTON SOUTH CENTRAL CASCADE VALLEYS (ZONE 676)- EAST WASHINGTON CENTRAL CASCADE VALLEYS (ZONE 677)- EAST WASHINGTON OKANOGAN/METHOW VALLEYS (ZONE 684)- EAST WASHINGTON NORTH CASCADES (ZONE 685)- EAST WASHINGTON OKANOGAN HIGHLANDS (ZONE 687)- 932 PM PDT SUN JUN 28 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT MONDAY FOR DRY THUNDERSTORMS AND GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR THE KITTITAS VALLEY...WENATCHEE VALLEY AND THE WESTERN PORTION OF THE UPPER COLUMBIA BASIN...

* AFFECTED AREA: FIRE WEATHER ZONE 673 EAST WASHINGTON NORTHERN COLUMBIA BASIN (ZONE 673)...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 676 EAST WASHINGTON SOUTH CENTRAL CASCADE VALLEYS (ZONE 676)...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 677 EAST WASHINGTON CENTRAL CASCADE VALLEYS (ZONE 677)...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 684 EAST WASHINGTON OKANOGAN/METHOW VALLEYS (ZONE 684)...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 685 EAST WASHINGTON NORTH CASCADES (ZONE 685) AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 687 EAST WASHINGTON OKANOGAN HIGHLANDS (ZONE 687).

* THUNDERSTORMS: ABUNDANT DRY LIGHTNING.

* WINDS: WEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH THROUGH THE KITTITAS VALLEY...WENATCHEE VALLEY AND OUT INTO THE WESTERN PORTION OF THE UPPER COLUMBIA BASIN.

* IMPACTS: LIGHTNING MAY RESULT IN NEW FIRE STARTS. RAPID FIRE SPREAD WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE WITH ANY NEW FIRE STARTS IN THE AREA...ESPECIALLY FOR THE WENATCHEE AND KITTITAS VALLEY AREAS WHERE GAP WINDS WILL INCREASE.

* OUTFLOW WINDS: GUSTY WINDS LIKELY WITH ANY THUNDERSTORMS.

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 WILL CREATE EXTREME FIRE GROWTH POTENTIAL.

&&

$$

WAZ680-682-291200- /O.CON.KOTX.FW.W.0004.000000T0000Z-150629T1200Z/ EAST WASHINGTON SOUTH CENTRAL CASCADE MOUNTAINS (ZONE 680)- EAST WASHINGTON CENTRAL CASCADE MOUNTAINS (ZONE 682)- 932 PM PDT SUN JUN 28 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT MONDAY FOR DRY THUNDERSTORMS...

* AFFECTED AREA: FIRE WEATHER ZONE 680 EAST WASHINGTON SOUTH CENTRAL CASCADE MOUNTAINS (ZONE 680) AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 682 EAST WASHINGTON CENTRAL CASCADE MOUNTAINS (ZONE 682).

* THUNDERSTORMS: ABUNDANT DRY LIGHTNING.

* IMPACTS: LIGHTNING MAY RESULT IN NEW FIRE STARTS WHERE FUELS ARE RECEPTIVE. RAPID FIRE SPREAD WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE WITH ANY NEW FIRE STARTS IN THE AREA.

* OUTFLOW WINDS: GUSTY WINDS LIKELY WITH ANY THUNDERSTORMS.

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 WILL CREATE EXTREME FIRE GROWTH POTENTIAL.

&&

$$

WAZ686-291245- /O.CON.KOTX.FW.A.0004.150629T1800Z-150630T0300Z/ EAST WASHINGTON NORTHEAST (ZONE 686)- 932 PM PDT SUN JUN 28 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY EVENING FOR POSSIBLE DRY THUNDERSTORMS...

* AFFECTED AREA: FIRE WEATHER ZONE 686 EAST WASHINGTON NORTHEAST (ZONE 686).

* THUNDERSTORMS: ABUNDANT DRY LIGHTNING POSSIBLE.

* OUTFLOW WINDS: GUSTY WINDS LIKELY WITH ANY THUNDERSTORMS.

* IMPACTS: LIGHTNING MAY RESULT IN NEW FIRE STARTS WHERE FUELS ARE RECEPTIVE. RAPID FIRE SPREAD WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE WITH ANY NEW FIRE STARTS IN THE AREA.

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.

&&

$$