Stories tagged: wildfire danger
Wed., July 19, 2017, noon
Weathercatch: Wet spring produces bountiful fuel source for wildfires
Remember all the rain that fell in March and April? One would think a heavy drench would quell this summer’s wildfire danger. Not so. Instead, spring’s precipitation ramped up the …
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.
Mon., Aug. 6, 2012, 7:50 a.m.
Wildfire danger in Eastern Washington
SPOKANE — The National Weather Service has issued a red flag warning for critical wildfire danger in Eastern Washington, Eastern Oregon and Northern Idaho.
Fri., Aug. 27, 2010, 10 p.m.
Cooler weather helps control Washington wildfires
Cooler temperatures and calmer winds today are helping firefighters control wildfires that flared up across Eastern Washington in Thursday’s hot, gusty winds.
Thu., Aug. 26, 2010, 6:44 a.m.
Winds, wildfire danger in Eastern Washington
Forecasters say a cold front blowing through the Northwest today is bringing winds that increase the wildfire danger in Eastern Washington.
Wed., June 24, 2009, 8:52 a.m.
Wildfire risk in drying Eastern Washington
The state fire marshal’s office says projected dry conditions will lead to above-normal wildfire danger this summer in parts of Eastern Washington.