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Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch

Statement as of 2:58 PM PDT on August 03, 2015


... Red flag warning now in effect until 9 PM PDT Wednesday for
wind and low relative humidity for fwz 677 (central Cascade
valleys)...

* 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) and fire
weather zone 677 East Washington central Cascade valleys (zone
677).

* Winds: west 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.

* Relative humidities: 10 to 20 percent.

* Impacts: rapid fire spread is possible with any new or ongoing
fires.

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.





901 PM PDT sun Aug 2 2015

... Fire Weather Watch in effect from Monday afternoon through
Tuesday evening for wind and low relative humidity for fwz677
(central Cascade valleys)...

The National Weather Service in Spokane has issued a Fire Weather
Watch for wind and low relative humidity... which is in effect
from Monday afternoon through Tuesday evening.

* Affected area: fire weather zone 677 East Washington central
Cascade valleys (zone 677).

* Winds: northwest 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.

* Relative humidities: 12 to 25 percent.

* Impacts: rapid fire spread is possible with any new or ongoing
fires.

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 1:27 AM PDT on August 03, 2015


... Record high temperatures for August 1st...

Site new record old record (date) records began
Lewiston ID 106* 106 (2009) 1881
Colville WA 103* 103 (2009) 1899
Mullen Pass ID 83 79 (2009) 1938
Sandpoint ID 98 97 (2003) 1910
Stehekin WA 101 100 (1992) 1906

*tied record


Public Information Statement

Statement as of 12:39 PM PDT on August 03, 2015


... Public information statement...
the wildfires in the region have created poor air quality
throughout eastern Washington. Air quality is currently moderate
to unhealthy. Individuals who are sensitive to increased
particulate or smoke are encouraged to limit prolonged or
strenuous outdoor activity. A increase in symptoms of asthma and
other respiratory ailments are likely. Air quality is expected to
improve through the end of the week.



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