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Washington, Simcoe Highlands

Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 8:55 AM PDT on June 29, 2016

Expires 11:00 PM EDT on June 29, 2016


... Red flag warning in effect from 2 PM this afternoon to 8 PM
PDT this evening for gusty winds and low humidity for fire
weather zones 610... 639... 639 and 641...

The National Weather Service in Pendleton has issued a red flag
warning... which is in effect from 2 PM this afternoon to 8 PM PDT
this evening.

* Affected area... in orz610... a northeast portion of fire weather
zone 610. In orz639... eastern portions of fire weather zone 639.
In orz641... western portions of fire weather zone 641. In
waz639... eastern portions of fire weather zone 639 that include
the eastern Columbia River gorge.

* Timing... winds will continue to increase today... and the
strongest winds with the lowest relative humidity will occur
late this afternoon and evening.

* Wind... increasing to 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 30 mph.

* Humidity... 13 to 20 percent.

* Impacts... any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
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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