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fire weather
Central Mountains of Oregon, OR

ORZ610-640-641-WAZ675-171700-
/O.NEW.KPDT.FW.W.0007.180717T2300Z-180719T0300Z/
East Slopes of Central Oregon Cascades-
Central Mountains of Oregon-Lower Columbia Basin of Oregon-
Eastern Washington Southern Columbia Basin-
213 PM PDT Mon Jul 16 2018

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM TUESDAY TO 8 PM PDT
WEDNESDAY FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES
610, 640, 641, AND 675...

The National Weather Service in Pendleton has issued a Red Flag
Warning, which is in effect from 4 PM Tuesday to 8 PM PDT
Wednesday.

* AFFECTED AREA...In Washington...fire zone 675 covering the
southern Kittitas and southern Yakima Valleys as well as the
Hanford District. In Oregon...fire zones 610, 640,and 641
covering the east slopes of the Oregon Cascades...central and
north central Oregon...and the Lower Columbia Basin.

* TIMING...Winds will increase late Tuesday afternoon and become
breezy during the evening hours. Although winds will diminish
Tuesday night...winds will increase again Wednesday afternoon
and evening.

* WIND...West to Northwest wind 10 to 20 mph with local gusts to
30 mph.

* HUMIDITY...5 to 15 percent Tuesday. 10 to 20 percent Wednesday.

* 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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East Slopes of Central Oregon Cascades, OR

ORZ610-640-641-WAZ675-171700-
/O.NEW.KPDT.FW.W.0007.180717T2300Z-180719T0300Z/
East Slopes of Central Oregon Cascades-
Central Mountains of Oregon-Lower Columbia Basin of Oregon-
Eastern Washington Southern Columbia Basin-
213 PM PDT Mon Jul 16 2018

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM TUESDAY TO 8 PM PDT
WEDNESDAY FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES
610, 640, 641, AND 675...

The National Weather Service in Pendleton has issued a Red Flag
Warning, which is in effect from 4 PM Tuesday to 8 PM PDT
Wednesday.

* AFFECTED AREA...In Washington...fire zone 675 covering the
southern Kittitas and southern Yakima Valleys as well as the
Hanford District. In Oregon...fire zones 610, 640,and 641
covering the east slopes of the Oregon Cascades...central and
north central Oregon...and the Lower Columbia Basin.

* TIMING...Winds will increase late Tuesday afternoon and become
breezy during the evening hours. Although winds will diminish
Tuesday night...winds will increase again Wednesday afternoon
and evening.

* WIND...West to Northwest wind 10 to 20 mph with local gusts to
30 mph.

* HUMIDITY...5 to 15 percent Tuesday. 10 to 20 percent Wednesday.

* 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.

&&

$$

East Slopes of the Northern Oregon Cascades, OR

ORZ639-WAZ639-171700-
/O.NEW.KPDT.FW.W.0007.180717T2000Z-180719T0300Z/
East Slopes of the Northern Oregon Cascades-
East Slopes of the Southern Washington Cascades-
213 PM PDT Mon Jul 16 2018

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM TUESDAY TO 8 PM PDT
WEDNESDAY FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE
639...

The National Weather Service in Pendleton has issued a Red Flag
Warning, which is in effect from 1 PM Tuesday to 8 PM PDT
Wednesday.

* AFFECTED AREA...Washington and Oregon fire zone 639 covering the
Simcoe Highlands...the Eastern Columbia River Gorge...and the
east slopes of the Mount Hood National Forest.

* TIMING...Winds will increase Tuesday afternoon and become windy
in many areas during the evening. Although winds will decrease
Tuesday night...another day of breezy to windy conditions can be
expected on Wednesday.

* WIND...West winds 15 to 25 mph with local gusts to 35 mph.

* HUMIDITY...10 to 20 percent on Tuesday and 15 to 25 percent on
Wednesday.

* 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.

&&

$$

Lower Columbia Basin of Oregon, OR

ORZ610-640-641-WAZ675-171700-
/O.NEW.KPDT.FW.W.0007.180717T2300Z-180719T0300Z/
East Slopes of Central Oregon Cascades-
Central Mountains of Oregon-Lower Columbia Basin of Oregon-
Eastern Washington Southern Columbia Basin-
213 PM PDT Mon Jul 16 2018

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM TUESDAY TO 8 PM PDT
WEDNESDAY FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES
610, 640, 641, AND 675...

The National Weather Service in Pendleton has issued a Red Flag
Warning, which is in effect from 4 PM Tuesday to 8 PM PDT
Wednesday.

* AFFECTED AREA...In Washington...fire zone 675 covering the
southern Kittitas and southern Yakima Valleys as well as the
Hanford District. In Oregon...fire zones 610, 640,and 641
covering the east slopes of the Oregon Cascades...central and
north central Oregon...and the Lower Columbia Basin.

* TIMING...Winds will increase late Tuesday afternoon and become
breezy during the evening hours. Although winds will diminish
Tuesday night...winds will increase again Wednesday afternoon
and evening.

* WIND...West to Northwest wind 10 to 20 mph with local gusts to
30 mph.

* HUMIDITY...5 to 15 percent Tuesday. 10 to 20 percent Wednesday.

* 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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