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  • Red Flag Warning for Harney County County, Oregon
  • Red Flag Warning issued August 13 at 9:00AM PDT until August 13 at 11:00PM PDT by NWS
  • Effective: Wednesday, August 13, 2014 at 9 a.m.
  • Expires: Wednesday, August 13, 2014 at 11 p.m.
  • ...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS
    EVENING FOR THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING ABUNDANT LIGHTNING ACROSS
    FIRE WEATHER ZONES OR611...OR640...OR641...OR642...OR643...
    OR644...OR645...WA641...WA643...WA645...WA675 AND WA681...
    A RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS
    EVENING.
    * AFFECTED AREA...IN ORZ611...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 611 DESCHUTES
    NATIONAL FOREST. IN ORZ640...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 640 CENTRAL
    MOUNTAINS OF OREGON. IN ORZ641...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 641 LOWER
    COLUMBIA BASIN OF OREGON. IN ORZ642...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 642
    SOUTHERN BLUE AND STRAWBERRY MOUNTAINS. IN ORZ643...FIRE WEATHER
    ZONE 643 NORTHERN BLUE MOUNTAINS OF OREGON. IN ORZ644...FIRE
    WEATHER ZONE 644 CENTRAL BLUE MOUNTAINS. IN ORZ645...FIRE
    WEATHER ZONE 645 WALLOWA DISTRICT. IN WAZ641...FIRE WEATHER ZONE
    641 LOWER COLUMBIA BASIN OF WASHINGTON. IN WAZ643...FIRE WEATHER
    ZONE 643 BLUE MOUNTAINS OF WASHINGTON. IN WAZ645...FIRE WEATHER
    ZONE 645 ASOTIN COUNTY. IN WAZ675...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 675
    EASTERN WASHINGTON SOUTHERN COLUMBIA BASIN. IN WAZ681...FIRE
    WEATHER ZONE 681 YAKAMA ALPINE DISTRICT.
    * TIMING...THUNDERSTORMS WILL INCREASE IN COVERAGE AGAIN TODAY
    WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON
    AND EVENING.
    * PRECIPITATION...AMOUNTS WILL VARY FROM A FEW HUNDREDTHS TO NEAR
    A QUARTER INCH.
    * LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LEVEL...3 TO 4.
    * IMPACTS...FREQUENT LIGHTNING AND CRITICALLY DRY FUELS MAY
    RESULT IN NUMEROUS FIRE STARTS.