Hood River County, Oregon
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Excessive Heat Warning
ORZ006>008-014>016-WAZ039-045-046-010400-
/O.CON.KPQR.EH.W.0002.000000T0000Z-150801T0400Z/
GREATER PORTLAND METRO AREA-CENTRAL WILLAMETTE VALLEY-
SOUTH WILLAMETTE VALLEY-UPPER HOOD RIVER VALLEY-
WESTERN COLUMBIA RIVER GORGE-CENTRAL COLUMBIA RIVER GORGE-
GREATER VANCOUVER AREA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HILLSBORO...PORTLAND...OREGON CITY...
GRESHAM...SALEM...MCMINNVILLE...EUGENE...SPRINGFIELD...
CORVALLIS...ALBANY...ODELL...VANCOUVER...BATTLE GROUND...
WASHOUGAL
243 PM PDT FRI JUL 31 2015

...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THIS
EVENING FOR THE WILLAMETTE VALLEY...COLUMBIA RIVER GORGE AND UPPER
HOOD RIVER VALLEY...

AN EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THIS
EVENING.

* TIMING: THROUGH THIS EVENING.

* HIGH TEMPERATURES: 100 TO 105 DEGREES. HOTTEST IN THE CENTRAL
AND SOUTHERN WILLAMETTE VALLEY AND CENTRAL COLUMBIA RIVER
GORGE.

* LOW TEMPERATURES: 60 TO 65 DEGREES.

* DURATION: THE EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING WILL LIKELY BE CONVERTED TO
A HEAT ADVISORY THIS EVENING AS HIGH TEMPERATURES FOR SATURDAY
WILL BE A FEW DEGREES COOLER THAN TODAY.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: EUGENE...SPRINGFIELD...CORVALLIS...
ALBANY...SALEM...MCMINNVILLE...HILLSBORO...PORTLAND...
OREGON CITY...GRESHAM...VANCOUVER...BATTLE GROUND...
WASHOUGAL...ODELL

* IMPACTS: DO NOT LEAVE CHILDREN AND PETS UNATTENDED IN
AUTOMOBILES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TAKE EXTRA PRECAUTIONS IF YOU WORK OR SPEND TIME OUTSIDE. WHEN
POSSIBLE...RESCHEDULE STRENUOUS ACTIVITIES TO EARLY MORNING OR
EVENING. KNOW THE SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF HEAT EXHAUSTION AND HEAT
STROKE. WEAR LIGHT WEIGHT AND LOOSE FITTING CLOTHING WHEN
POSSIBLE AND DRINK PLENTY OF WATER.

TO REDUCE RISK DURING OUTDOOR WORK THE OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND
HEALTH ADMINISTRATION RECOMMENDS SCHEDULING FREQUENT REST BREAKS
IN SHADED OR AIR CONDITIONED ENVIRONMENTS. ANYONE OVERCOME BY
HEAT SHOULD BE MOVED TO A COOL AND SHADED LOCATION. HEAT STROKE
IS AN EMERGENCY...CALL 9 1 1.

&&

$$

Fire Weather Warning
ORZ602>608-WAZ602-604-660-011800-
/O.CON.KPQR.FW.W.0003.000000T0000Z-150802T0500Z/
NORTH OREGON COAST RANGE-
EAST SLOPES OF THE CENTRAL OREGON COAST RANGE-WILLAMETTE VALLEY-
NORTH OREGON CASCADE FOOTHILLS-CENTRAL OREGON CASCADE FOOTHILLS-
MT. HOOD NATIONAL FOREST WEST OF CASCADE CREST-
WILLAMETTE NATIONAL FOREST-EAST WILLAPA HILLS-
CLARK COUNTY LOWLANDS-
EXTREME SOUTH WASHINGTON CASCADES AND FOOTHILLS-
143 PM PDT FRI JUL 31 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PDT SATURDAY
FOR HOT...DRY...UNSTABLE CONDITIONS COMBINED WITH CRITICALLY DRY
FUELS FOR OREGON FIRE WEATHER ZONES 602...603...604...605...606...
607...608...AND WASHINGTON FIRE WEATHER ZONES 602...604 AND 660...

* AFFECTED ZONES...IN OREGON...FIRE WEATHER ZONES 602...603...
604...605...606...607 AND 608. IN WASHINGTON...FIRE WEATHER
ZONES 602...604 AND 660.

* AFFECTED AREAS...THIS INCLUDES GIFFORD PINCHOT NATIONAL
FOREST...MT HOOD NATIONAL FOREST WEST OF THE CASCADE CREST...
THE WILLAMETTE NATIONAL FOREST...PORTIONS OF THE SIUSLAW
NATIONAL FOREST...THE WILLAMETTE VALLEY AND ADJACENT
FOOTHILLS...AS WELL AS THE CLARK COUNTY LOWLANDS. ODF...BLM...
AND WASHINGTON DNR LANDS ARE INCLUDED AS WELL.

* TIMING...NOW THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING.

* STABILITY...MID AND HIGH LEVEL HAINES 5 TO 6 AT TIMES. VERY
UNSTABLE CONDITIONS COULD PROMOTE COLUMN GROWTH TO 10 TO 12
THOUSAND FEET MSL OR GREATER UNDER INTENSE BURNING CONDITIONS.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...10 TO 20 PERCENT IN MANY AREAS. OVERNIGHT
RECOVERIES WILL BE POOR ALONG AND ABOVE THERMAL BELTS.

* TEMPERATURES...GENERALLY 95 TO 105 OVER THE LOWLANDS...AND 85
TO 95 IN THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS.

* WIND...GUSTY AFTERNOON AND EVENING WINDS THROUGH SATURDAY.
SUSTAINED NORTH TO NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 14 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
25 MPH EXPECTED FOR EXPOSED AREAS BY SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF AN INCREASINGLY HOT...DRY...AND
UNSTABLE ENVIRONMENT...GUSTY WINDS...AND VERY DRY FUELS MAY
RESULT IN RAPID GROWTH OF NEW OR EXISTING FIRES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF THE
ABOVE CONDITIONS CAN CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

&&

$$

Fire Weather Warning
ORZ639-640-642-WAZ639-641-643-011630-
/O.CON.KPDT.FW.W.0011.000000T0000Z-150802T0500Z/
EAST SLOPES OF THE NORTHERN OREGON CASCADES-
CENTRAL MOUNTAINS OF OREGON-
SOUTHERN BLUE AND STRAWBERRY MOUNTAINS-
EAST SLOPES OF THE SOUTHERN WASHINGTON CASCADES-
LOWER COLUMBIA BASIN OF WASHINGTON-BLUE MOUNTAINS OF WASHINGTON-
247 PM PDT FRI JUL 31 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PDT SATURDAY
FOR VERY HOT AND DRY CONDITIONS FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES
OR640...WA641...OR642...AND WA643...

RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PDT SATURDAY
FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY TODAY...WITH HOT AND DRY
CONDITIONS EXPECTED TOMORROW FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES OR/WA639...

* AFFECTED AREA...OR/WA639...OR640...WA641...OR642...AND WA643.

* TIMING...HOT AND DRY CONDITIONS ARE ALREADY OCCURRING AND
WILL CONTINUE THROUGH SATURDAY.

* WIND...WINDS WILL BE OUT OF THE WEST 10 TO 15 MPH TODAY AND
AND WILL RANGE 4 TO 8 MPH SATURDAY.

* HUMIDITY...8 TO 11 PERCENT.

* HAINES...6.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP WILL LIKELY SPREAD RAPIDLY.
CORNER CREEK...WEST FORK...AND BLUE CREEK FIRE SHOULD BE
PREPARED FOR EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR. 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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