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Weather Alert Detail

  • Red Flag Warning for Garfield County, Washington
  • Red Flag Warning issued August 24 at 9:10AM PDT until August 24 at 9:00PM PDT by NWS
  • Effective: Monday, August 24, 2015 at 9:10 a.m.
  • Expires: Monday, August 24, 2015 at 9 p.m.
  • .WARM DRY AND UNSTABLE CONDITIONS WILL REMAIN OVER THE AREA TODAY
    AS THE THERMAL TROUGH CONTINUES TO MOVE SLOWLY EAST. AN UPPER
    LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL MOVE THROUGH THE REGION LATER TODAY AND
    TONIGHT WHICH WILL INCREASE WINDS FOR THE MID AND HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
    ...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING
    FOR WARM DRY AND UNSTABLE CONDITIONS WITH HAINES 5 AND INCREASING
    WINDS OVER EXISTING LARGE FIRES FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES
    642...643...644...645 AND 681...
    * AFFECTED AREA...ORZ642...ORZ643...ORZ644...ORZ645...WAZ643...
    WAZ645...WAZ681.
    * TIMING...THROUGH 9 PM MONDAY.
    * HAINES...5
    * HUMIDITY...10-25 PERCENT.
    * WINDS...SOUTHWESTERLY WINDS WILL INCREASE TO 10-15 MPH TODAY.
    * IMPACTS...EXISTING LARGE FIRES IN THE AREA MAY EXPERIENCE
    SIGNIFICANT GROWTH UNDER THESE CONDITIONS.