• Fire Weather Warning

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    WAZ677-140600- /O.CON.KOTX.FW.W.0004.180713T2300Z-180714T0600Z/ East Washington Central Cascade Valleys (Zone 677)- 314 PM PDT Fri Jul 13 2018 ...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR THE WENATCHEE VALLEY... * Affected Area: Fire Weather Zone 677 East Washington Central Cascade Valleys (Zone 677). * Winds: Northwest 12 to 17 mph with gusts up to 30 mph this evening. Winds decreasing late. * Relative Humidities: 12 to 18 percent...but rising overnight. * Impacts: Gusty winds and low relative humidity on dry fuels will promote rapid fire spread. 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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