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Weather Alert Detail

  • Red Flag Warning for Asotin County, Washington
  • Red Flag Warning issued September 13 at 4:38PM PDT until September 13 at 9:00PM PDT by NWS
  • Effective: Sunday, September 13, 2015 at 4:38 p.m.
  • Expires: Sunday, September 13, 2015 at 9 p.m.
  • ...GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY ACROSS THE EASTERN
    COLUMBIA RIVER GORGE...THE LOWER COLUMBIA BASIN...AND CENTRAL
    MOUNTAINS OF OREGON THROUGH THIS EVENING...
    .WINDS WILL INCREASE OVER THE AREA TODAY AS A THE RESULT OF A
    WEAK COLD FRONTAL PASSAGE. THE COMBINATION OF WINDS AND LOW
    RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL CREATE RED FLAG CONDITIONS.
    ...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING
    FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...
    * TIMING...WINDS WILL INCREASE BECOMING BREEZY IN THE AFTERNOON
    AND THROUGH THE EVENING.
    * WIND...SOUTHWEST WIND 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH.
    * HUMIDITY...12 TO 18 PERCENT.
    * IMPACTS...VEGETATION IS VERY DRY...AND ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP
    WILL LIKELY SPREAD RAPIDLY. OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT
    RECOMMENDED.