Cle Elum, WA (98922)

1:33 PM PDT on August 27, 2016 (GMT -0700)
RAWS | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Fire Weather Warning

Elev 2677 ft 36.37 °N, 121.65 °W | Updated 31 minutes ago

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70.0 °F
Feels Like 70.0 °F
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3.0
Wind Variable Wind from NNE
Gusts 6.0 mph

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Pressure 29.87 in
Visibility -9999.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 1600 ft
Dew Point 54.0 °F
Humidity 56%
Rainfall in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:17 AM 7:52 PM
Waning Crescent, 21% visible
METAR KSMP 271956Z AUTO 26008G22KT 130V040 OVC016 14/09 A2993 RMK AO2 PK WND 28026/1926 SLP113 T01440094
Pressure 29.87 in
Visibility -9999.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 1600 ft
Dew Point 54.0 °F
Humidity 56%
Rainfall in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:17 AM 7:52 PM
Waning Crescent, 21% visible
METAR KSMP 271956Z AUTO 26008G22KT 130V040 OVC016 14/09 A2993 RMK AO2 PK WND 28026/1926 SLP113 T01440094

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Fire Weather Warning
Issued: 12:06 PM PDT Aug. 27, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Red flag warning remains in effect until 9 PM PDT this evening
for gusty winds and low humidity...

* affected area... in Washington... fire weather zones 639... 641
and 675 covering the eastern Columbia River gorge and most of
Klickitat County... the lower Columbia Basin... the Yakima
Valley... and the Blue Mountain foothills. In Oregon... fire
weather zones 639 and 641 covering the eastern Columbia River
gorge... the lower Columbia Basin... and the Blue Mountain
foothills.

* Wind... southwest to west wind 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to
35 mph. The strongest wind will occur in the eastern Columbia
River gorge.

* Humidity... 15 to 25 percent.

* Impacts... any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
The grassy areas will easily ignite with vehicle exhaust.
Outdoor burning is not recommended. Keep vehicles with a hot
exhaust off of dry grass.

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.