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Weather Alert Detail

  • Red Flag Warning for Harney County County, Oregon
  • Red Flag Warning issued September 17 at 2:42PM PDT until September 17 at 9:00PM PDT by NWS
  • Effective: Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at 2:42 p.m.
  • Expires: Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at 9 p.m.
  • ...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING
    FOR COMBINATION OF STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITIES FOR FIRE
    WEATHER ZONES 624...625...284 AND 285...
    * AFFECTED AREA: FIRE WEATHER ZONES 624...625...284 AND 285.
    * WIND...SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST 20 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 TO 45 MPH.
    * HUMIDITY...10 TO 20 PERCENT.
    * IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE
    HUMIDITIES ON CRITICALLY DRY FUELS WILL RESULT IN THE
    POSSIBILITY OF RAPID FIRE GROWTH DURING THIS TIME PERIOD.
    * VIEW THE HAZARD AREA IN DETAIL AT HTTP://GO.USA.GOV/ZYV5.