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  • Fire Weather Watch for East Slopes Northern Cascades County, Washington
  • Fire Weather Watch issued September 07 at 2:38PM PDT until September 08 at 11:00PM PDT by NWS
  • Effective: Sunday, September 7, 2014 at 2:38 p.m.
  • Expires: Monday, September 8, 2014 at 11 p.m.
  • ...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
    MONDAY EVENING FOR A COMBINATION OF BREEZY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE
    HUMIDITY VALUES...
    .A DRY COLD FRONT IS EXPECTED TO PASS THROUGH THE INLAND
    NORTHWEST ON MONDAY. THIS WILL BRING INCREASING WINDS COMBINED
    WITH LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES. THE STRONGEST WINDS ARE
    EXPECTED BETWEEN 300 PM AND 800 PM.
    ...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON
    THROUGH MONDAY EVENING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR
    FIRE WEATHER ZONES 673...674...676...AND 677...
    * AFFECTED AREA: FIRE WEATHER ZONE 673 EAST WASHINGTON NORTHERN
    COLUMBIA BASIN (ZONE 673)...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 674 EAST
    WASHINGTON PALOUSE AND SPOKANE AREA (ZONE 674)...FIRE WEATHER
    ZONE 676 EAST WASHINGTON SOUTH CENTRAL CASCADE VALLEYS (ZONE
    676) AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 677 EAST WASHINGTON CENTRAL CASCADE
    VALLEYS (ZONE 677).
    * WINDS: WEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
    * RELATIVE HUMIDITIES: 12 TO 31 PERCENT.
    * IMPACTS: THE COMBINATION OF WINDS...LOW HUMIDITY...AND
    CRITICALLY DRY FUELS MAY RESULT IN RAPID FIRE SPREAD.