Foothills of the Southern Blue Mountains of Oregon Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Fire Weather Watch
Statement as of 8:51 PM PDT on August 02, 2015

... Fire Weather Watch remains in effect from Monday afternoon
through Tuesday evening for gusty winds and low humidity for fire
weather zones 639 and 641...

... Red flag warning will expire at 9 PM PDT this evening for high
Haines of 6 and low humidity for fire weather zones 639 and 641...

* affected area... the red flag warning will expire at 9 PM in
orz639... fire weather zone 639. In orz641... fire weather zone
641... in waz639... fire weather zone 639. In waz641... fire
weather zone 641.

* Timing... Haines index has lowered and temperatures have cooled
off this evening reducing the Haines threat. However... winds
will increase Monday afternoon and continue into Tuesday
evening in these zones.

* Wind... increasing to northwest 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 25
mph. Strongest winds will be in the afternoon and evenings
Monday and Tuesday.

* Humidity... 10-22 percent.

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

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.






Record Report
Statement as of 05:27 PM PDT on August 02, 2015

... Record high temperature set at Yakima WA...

a record high temperature of 104 degrees was set at Yakima WA today.
This breaks the old record of 100 set in 2009.



Local Radar

Click to Enlarge

Nearby Radar Stations