Severe Weather Alerts - Othello, WA

  • Fire Weather Watch

    Fire Weather Watch in effect from Saturday, 1:00 PM PDT until Saturday, 9:00 PM PDT. Source: U.S. National Weather Service

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR NORTHERN
COLUMBIA BASIN AND SOUTH/CENTRAL CASCADE VALLEYS...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPOKANE HAS ISSUED A FIRE WEATHER
WATCH FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING.

* AFFECTED AREA: FIRE WEATHER ZONE 673 EAST WASHINGTON NORTHERN
COLUMBIA BASIN (ZONE 673)...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 25 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITIES: 13 TO 18 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS: DRY AND BREEZY CONDITIONS WILL LEAD TO THE RAPID SPREAD
OF ANY NEW FIRE STARTS.

* COMMUNITIES: WENATCHEE...ENTIAT...VANTAGE...GEORGE...EPHRATA...
MOSES LAKE...DOUGLAS...WATERVILLE...WILBUR...OTHELLO...RITZVILLE...COULEE
CITY...ELLENSBURG...YAKIMA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE FORECAST TO OCCUR. LISTEN FOR LATER FORECASTS AND POSSIBLE
RED FLAG WARNINGS.

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