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East Washington Northern Columbia Basin (Zone 673)-
East Washington Central Cascade Valleys (Zone 677)-
552 AM PDT Wed Jun 28 2017
...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT THIS EVENING FOR
WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR CENTRAL CASCADE VALLEYS AND
The National Weather Service in Spokane has issued a Red Flag
Warning for wind and low relative humidity...which is in effect
until 8 PM PDT this evening.
* Affected Area: Western Fire Weather Zone 673 East Washington
Northern Columbia Basin (Zone 673) and Fire Weather Zone 677
East Washington Central Cascade Valleys (Zone 677).
* Winds: Northwest 8 to 15 mph with gusts to 20 mph this morning
and afternoon. Increasing northwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts up
to 30 mph after 1500 pdt.
* Haines: Near 5 this morning decreasing to 2 by the evening.
* Relative Humidities: 15 to 20 percent.
* Impacts: Any ongoing or new fires will likely spread rapidly.
Outdoor burning is not recommended.
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.