Wasco

Special Statement:

Issued at: 2:58 PM PDT on July 22, 2014, expires at: 4:00 PM PDT on July 22, 2014
  • ...Significant weather advisory for northwestern Crook...southern Jefferson and northern Deschutes counties until 400 PM PDT... At 254 PM PDT...National Weather Service Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near Bend...moving northeast at 35 mph. Hail up to the size of pennies is expected with this storm...along with heavy rain and frequent dangerous lightning. Lat...Lon 4458 12131 4458 12070 4431 12059 4392 12116 4409 12149 time...Mot...loc 2158z 217deg 29kt 4409 12121

Fire Weather Warning:

Issued at: 7:29 am PDT on July 22, 2014, expires at: 11:00 PM PDT on July 23, 2014
  • ...Red flag warning remains in effect from 11 am this morning to 11 PM PDT Wednesday for thunderstorms producing abundant lightning across fire weather zones or639...or641...or642...or643... or644...or645...wa639...wa641...wa643...wa645...wa675 and wa681... A red flag warning remains in effect from 11 am this morning to 11 PM PDT Wednesday.
  • Affected area...in orz639...fire weather zone 639 east slopes of the northern Oregon Cascades. In orz641...fire weather zone 641 lower Columbia Basin of Oregon. In orz642...fire weather zone 642 southern blue and Strawberry mountains. In orz643...fire weather zone 643 northern Blue Mountains of Oregon. In orz644...fire weather zone 644 central Blue Mountains. In orz645...fire weather zone 645 Wallowa district. In waz639...fire weather zone 639 east slopes of the southern Washington Cascades. In waz641... fire weather zone 641 lower Columbia Basin of Washington. In waz643...fire weather zone 643 Blue Mountains of Washington. In waz645...fire weather zone 645 Asotin County. In waz675...fire weather zone 675 eastern Washington southern Columbia Basin. In waz681...fire weather zone 681 yakama alpine district.
  • Timing...storms will move into the area this afternoon and occasional scattered thunderstorms will be possible through Wednesday evening.
  • Thunderstorms...some storms may become strong with outflow winds around 40 mph and small hail.
  • Precipitation...there will be a mix of wet and dry storms with anywhere from a few hundredths of an inch to over one quarter of an inch of rain possible.
  • Lightning activity level...3.
  • Impacts...frequent lightning and critically dry fuels may result in numerous fire starts. 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.

Fire Weather Warning:

Issued at: 7:29 am PDT on July 22, 2014, expires at: 5:00 PM PDT on July 23, 2014
  • ...Red flag warning remains in effect from 11 am this morning to 5 PM PDT Wednesday for thunderstorms producing abundant lightning across fire weather zones or610...or611 and or640... A red flag warning remains in effect from 11 am this morning to 5 PM PDT Wednesday.
  • Affected area...in orz610...fire weather zone 610 east slopes of central Oregon Cascades. In orz611...fire weather zone 611 Deschutes National Forest minus -Sisters Ranger district. In orz640...fire weather zone 640 central mountains of Oregon.
  • Timing...storms will develop around mid-day and occasional scattered thunderstorms will be possible through Wednesday afternoon.
  • Thunderstorms...some storms may become strong with outflow winds around 40 mph and small hail.
  • Precipitation...there will be a mix of wet and dry storms with anywhere from a few hundredths of an inch to over one quarter of an inch of rain possible.
  • Lightning activity level...3.
  • Impacts...frequent lightning and critically dry fuels may result in numerous fire starts. 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.
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