Baker County

 Fire Weather Warning  Statement as of 11:10 PM PDT on July 30, 2014

... Red flag warning remains in effect from 1 PM Thursday to 11 PM
PDT Saturday for thunderstorms producing abundant lightning
across fire weather zones or643... or645... wa643 and wa645...

A red flag warning remains in effect from 1 PM Thursday to 11 PM
PDT Saturday.

* Affected area... in orz643... fire weather zone 643 northern
Blue Mountains of Oregon. In orz645... fire weather zone 645
Wallowa district. In waz643... fire weather zone 643 Blue
Mountains of Washington. In waz645... fire weather zone 645
Asotin County.

* Timing... scattered thunderstorms will develop Thursday
afternoon and evening and each afternoon and evening through

* Thunderstorms... some of the thunderstorms could produce
erratic winds with gusts to 40 mph and pea to Marble size

* Precipitation... there will be a mix of wet and dry
thunderstorms with anywhere from a few hundredths of an inch
to over one quarter inch of rain possible.

* Lightning activity level... 3 to locally 4 Thursday through

* 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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