Stories tagged: Red flag warning
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 2, 2017, 10:21 p.m.
Drought, predicated wind gusts, challenge Montana wildfires battle
Crews battled multiple fires in drought-parched Montana on Saturday, and some evacuation orders were in place.
Mon., June 12, 2017, 2:35 p.m.
Red Flag warning issued for parts of Eastern Washington
Forecasters said windy weather is on the way Monday afternoon east of the Cascades
Sun., July 3, 2016, 4:06 p.m.
Eastern Washington under critical fire weather warning
Much of Eastern Washington is experiencing critical fire weather conditions Sunday, with gusty winds and low relative humidity, forecasters said.
Thu., Aug. 13, 2015
High fire danger to persist in Inland Northwest
As wildfires intensify across the Pacific Northwest, forecasters warned that extremely dangerous weather conditions would continue again today and that smoke from those fires may cause air quality to deteriorate. …
Mon., Sept. 8, 2014, 7:20 a.m.
Wildfire-weather danger east of Cascades
PENDLETON, Ore. — The Weather Service is warning of wildfire conditions until 11 p.m. Monday east of the Cascades.
Wed., Aug. 13, 2014, 7:16 a.m.
Rain falls on some Eastern Washington wildfires
SPOKANE — The National Weather Service says up to a half inch of rain fell in the overnight storm on the east slopes of the North Cascades, including some parts …
Sun., Aug. 29, 2010
Weather combinations lead to red flag warnings
Growing up in the Midwest, I experienced severe thunderstorm warnings, flash flood warnings, and even tornado warnings. Not once, however, do I ever recall hearing the term red flag warning. …
Sat., Sept. 26, 2009, 1:08 p.m.
Red Flag Warning in effect
The Spokane Weather Service has issued a Red Flag Warning for the Spokane area today because of high winds and low humidity. Winds today can reach as high as 25 …
Thu., July 23, 2009, 3:46 p.m.
Thunderstorms drop hail, lightning
Hail, lighting and fires struck the Inland Northwest this afternoon from a low pressure area that should linger across the region through Saturday before another heat wave arrives on Sunday.