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Weather Alert Detail

  • Red Flag Warning for Asotin County, Washington
  • Red Flag Warning issued June 29 at 3:19PM PDT until June 29 at 9:00PM PDT by NWS
  • Effective: Monday, June 29, 2015 at 3:19 p.m.
  • Expires: Monday, June 29, 2015 at 9 p.m.
  • ...ISOLATED TO SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS THIS AFTERNOON AND
    EVENING IN THE NORTHERN BLUE MOUNTAINS AND THE WALLOWA MOUNTAINS...
    .A PACIFIC FRONTAL SYSTEM MOVING INLAND WILL SEND ADDITIONAL
    MOISTURE AND ENERGY EAST OF THE CASCADES TODAY...AND THE SYSTEM
    WILL MOVE NORTHEAST AND OUT OF THE FORECAST AREA THIS EVENING.
    SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS WILL REDEVELOP OVER THE BLUE MOUNTAINS
    EAST TO THE IDAHO BORDER THIS AFTERNOON AND WILL END OVERNIGHT.
    ...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING
    FOR DRY THUNDERSTORMS AND GUSTY OUTFLOW WINDS FOR FIRE WEATHER
    ZONES 643 AND 645...
    * AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 643 NORTHERN BLUE MOUNTAINS
    OF OREGON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 643 BLUE MOUNTAINS OF
    WASHINGTON... FIRE WEATHER ZONE 645 WALLOWA DISTRICT AND FIRE
    WEATHER ZONE 645 ASOTIN COUNTY.
    * TIMING...SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS WILL DEVELOP THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING.
    * LIGHTNING ACTIVITY...3...LOCALLY 4.
    * PRECIPITATION...RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF ONE QUARTER OF AN INCH OR
    MORE ARE POSSIBLE WITH SOME STORMS.
    * IMPACTS...NEW FIRE STARTS ARE POSSIBLE...AND ANY FIRES THAT
    DEVELOP WILL LIKELY SPREAD RAPIDLY DUE TO DRY FUELS AND GUSTY
    WINDS. OUTDOOR BURNING AND FIREWORKS ARE NOT RECOMMENDED.