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Washington, Lower Columbia Basin of Washington

Heat Advisory

Statement as of 10:37 PM PDT on August 01, 2015


... Heat advisory remains in effect until 9 PM PDT Sunday...

* high temperatures... 101 to 106.

* Timing... the hottest times of the day will be from noon until
7 PM.

* Impacts... the potential exists for heat exhaustion and heat
stroke due to the hot temperatures. Do not leave your children
or pets in a hot car. Do not over exert yourself outdoors
during the hottest times of the day.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A heat advisory means that a period of hot temperatures is
expected. The combination of hot daytime temperatures and warm
overnight low temperatures will combine to create a situation in
which heat illnesses are possible. Drink plenty of fluids... stay
in an air-conditioned room... stay out of the sun... and check up
on relatives and neighbors.




Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 8:19 PM PDT on August 01, 2015


... Red flag warning now in effect until 9 PM PDT Sunday for very
hot and dry conditions for fire weather zones 639... 639... 641 and
643...

* affected area... in orz639... fire weather zone 639. In waz639...
fire weather zone 639. In waz641... fire weather zone 641. In
waz643... fire weather zone 643.

* Timing... hot and dry conditions will continue through Sunday
evening.

* Wind... northwest 5-10 mph.

* Humidity... 5-15 percent.

* Haines... 5/6.

* Impacts... any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
West Fork and Blue Creek fires should be prepared for extreme
fire behavior. Outdoor burning is not recommended.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A red flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now... or will shortly. A combination of
strong winds... low relative humidity... and warm temperatures can
contribute to extreme fire behavior.





Record Report

Statement as of 5:32 PM PDT on August 01, 2015


... Record high temperature set at Yakima WA...

a record high temperature of 105 degrees was set at Yakima WA today.
This ties the old record of 105 set in 1971.



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