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Jefferson County WA Emergency Management
Sunday September 3rd, 2017 :: 01:01 p.m. PDT

Advisory

Red Flag Warning until 08:00PM Tuesday

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM MONDAY TO 8 PM PDT TUESDAY FOR A DRY AND UNSTABLE AIR MASS... The National Weather Service in Seattle has issued a Red Flag Warning, which is in effect from 7 AM Monday to 8 PM PDT Tuesday. The Fire Weather Watch is no longer in effect.

* HAINES...Mid-Level Haines 6 conditions are forecast for Monday and Tuesday. This indicates a dry and unstable air mass.

* TEMPERATURES/HUMIDITY...Relative humidity will drop below 25 percent on Monday and Tuesday, with very poor nighttime humidity recovery from tonight through Tuesday night.

* IMPACTS...Outdoor burning is not recommended. Any new fires could spread rapidly.

* AFFECTED AREAS: EAST PORTION OF THE OLYMPIC MOUNTAINS ... WEST PORTION OF THE OLYMPIC MOUNTAINS

Instructions:

A Red Flag Warning means that critical fire weather conditions are either occurring now, or will shortly. A dry and unstable air mass with warm temperatures can contribute to active fire behavior. In western Washington, significant growth on existing fires takes place under such conditions.

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Address/Location
Jefferson County WA Emergency Management
81 Elkins Rd
Jefferson County, WA 98339

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 360-385-9368

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Alert Details

Severity:
Severe - Significant threat to life or property
Urgency:
Expected - Responsive action SHOULD be taken soon (within next hour)
Certainty:
Likely (p > ~50%)
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Red Flag Warning

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