NOAA Current Watches

Avalanche Warning issued April 17 at 11:39AM PDT by NWS

NOAA Current Watches-WA - 4 hours 7 min ago
...THE NORTHWEST AVALANCHE CENTER HAS ISSUED A SPECIAL AVALANCHE BULLETIN... * WHAT..UNIQUELY DANGEROUS AVALANCHE CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED DUE TO PROLONGED HOT AND SUNNY WEATHER. LARGE AND DESTRUCTIVE WET AVALANCHES COULD OCCUR. * WHERE...THE OLYMPIC MOUNTAINS AND WASHINGTON CASCADES FROM THE Avalanche Warning 2021-04-16T19:28:00-07:00 2021-04-18T18:30:00-07:00 Actual Alert Met Unknown Unknown Unknown Olympics; West Slopes North Cascades and Passes; West Slopes North Central Cascades and Passes; West Slopes South Central Cascades and Passes FIPS6 053009 053031 053033 053041 053045 053053 053057 053061 053073 UGC WAZ513 WAZ567 WAZ568 WAZ569 VTEC

Avalanche Warning issued April 16 at 8:07PM PDT by NWS

NOAA Current Watches-WA - April 16, 2021 - 8:07pm
...THE NORTHWEST AVALANCHE CENTER HAS ISSUED A SPECIAL AVALANCHE BULLETIN... * WHAT..UNIQUELY DANGEROUS AVALANCHE CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED DUE TO PROLONGED HOT AND SUNNY WEATHER. LARGE AND DESTRUCTIVE WET AVALANCHES COULD OCCUR. * WHERE...THE OLYMPIC MOUNTAINS AND WASHINGTON CASCADES FROM THE Avalanche Warning 2021-04-16T19:28:00-07:00 2021-04-17T20:00:00-07:00 Actual Alert Met Unknown Unknown Unknown Olympics; West Slopes North Cascades and Passes; West Slopes North Central Cascades and Passes; West Slopes South Central Cascades and Passes FIPS6 053009 053031 053033 053041 053045 053053 053057 053061 053073 UGC WAZ513 WAZ567 WAZ568 WAZ569 VTEC

Avalanche Warning issued April 16 at 7:29PM PDT by NWS

NOAA Current Watches-WA - April 16, 2021 - 7:29pm
...THE NORTHWEST AVALANCHE CENTER HAS ISSUED A SPECIAL AVALANCHE BULLETIN... * WHAT..UNIQUELY DANGEROUS AVALANCHE CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED DUE TO PROLONGED HOT AND SUNNY WEATHER. LARGE AND DESTRUCTIVE WET AVALANCHES COULD OCCUR. * WHERE...THE OLYMPIC MOUNTAINS AND WASHINGTON CASCADES FROM THE Avalanche Warning 2021-04-16T19:28:00-07:00 2021-04-17T19:30:00-07:00 Actual Alert Met Unknown Unknown Unknown East Slopes of the Washington Cascades FIPS6 053037 053039 053077 UGC WAZ520 VTEC

Avalanche Warning issued April 16 at 7:28PM PDT by NWS

NOAA Current Watches-WA - April 16, 2021 - 7:28pm
...THE NORTHWEST AVALANCHE CENTER HAS ISSUED A SPECIAL AVALANCHE BULLETIN... * WHAT..UNIQUELY DANGEROUS AVALANCHE CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED DUE TO PROLONGED HOT AND SUNNY WEATHER. LARGE AND DESTRUCTIVE WET AVALANCHES COULD OCCUR. * WHERE...THE WASHINGTON CASCADES FROM THE COLUMBIA RIVER TO THE Avalanche Warning 2021-04-16T19:28:00-07:00 2021-04-19T18:30:00-07:00 Actual Alert Met Unknown Unknown Unknown East Slopes Northern Cascades FIPS6 053007 053047 UGC WAZ042 VTEC

Red Flag Warning issued April 16 at 9:00AM PDT until April 16 at 10:00PM PDT by NWS

NOAA Current Watches-OR - April 16, 2021 - 9:00am
...RED FLAG WARNING LATE THIS MORNING THROUGH LATE EVENING FOR A LARGE PORTION OF NORTHWEST OREGON... .Strengthening offshore low-level flow today in conjunction with unseasonably warm and dry conditions and abnormally dry smaller fuels will result in critical fire weather conditions over much of northwest Oregon. Expect strong and gusty northeast to east wind Red Flag Warning 2021-04-16T11:00:00-07:00 2021-04-16T22:00:00-07:00 Actual Alert Met Expected Severe Likely Central Oregon Cascade Foothills; Central Oregon Coastal Strip; East Slopes of the Central Oregon Coast Range; North Oregon Cascade Foothills; North Oregon Coast Range; Willamette National Forest; Willamette Valley FIPS6 041003 041005 041007 041009 041039 041041 041043 041047 041051 041053 041057 041067 041071 UGC ORZ602 ORZ603 ORZ604 ORZ605 ORZ606 ORZ608 ORZ612 VTEC /O.CON.KPQR.FW.W.0001.210416T1800Z-210417T0500Z/

Red Flag Warning issued April 15 at 1:25PM PDT until April 16 at 10:00PM PDT by NWS

NOAA Current Watches-OR - April 15, 2021 - 1:25pm
...RED FLAG WARNING LATE FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING FOR A LARGE PORTION OF NORTHWEST OREGON... .Strengthening offshore low-level flow Friday in conjunction with unseasonably warm and dry conditions and abnormally dry smaller fuels will result in critical fire weather conditions over much of northwest Oregon. Expect strong and gusty northeast to east wind Red Flag Warning 2021-04-16T11:00:00-07:00 2021-04-16T22:00:00-07:00 Actual Alert Met Expected Severe Likely Central Oregon Cascade Foothills; Central Oregon Coastal Strip; East Slopes of the Central Oregon Coast Range; North Oregon Cascade Foothills; North Oregon Coast Range; Willamette National Forest; Willamette Valley FIPS6 041003 041005 041007 041009 041039 041041 041043 041047 041051 041053 041057 041067 041071 UGC ORZ602 ORZ603 ORZ604 ORZ605 ORZ606 ORZ608 ORZ612 VTEC /O.NEW.KPQR.FW.W.0001.210416T1800Z-210417T0500Z/

Special Weather Statement issued April 15 at 5:00AM PDT by NWS

NOAA Current Watches-WA - April 15, 2021 - 5:00am
...UNSEASONABLE HIGH FIRE DANGER THROUGH THIS WEEKEND... A period of prolonged offshore flow combined with slowly warming temperatures will lead to unseasonably dry conditions this week. In addition to the dry weather, north to northeast winds will increase slightly this afternoon before diminishing this evening. Even breezier conditions are expected on Friday as offshore flow Special Weather Statement 2021-04-15T05:00:00-07:00 2021-04-16T05:00:00-07:00 Actual Alert Met Expected Minor Observed Central Columbia River Gorge; Greater Vancouver Area; Lower Columbia and I - 5 Corridor in Cowlitz County; South Washington Cascade Foothills; South Washington Cascades; Western Columbia River Gorge; Willapa Hills FIPS6 053011 053015 053049 053059 053069 UGC WAZ019 WAZ020 WAZ022 WAZ039 WAZ040 WAZ045 WAZ046 VTEC

Special Weather Statement issued April 15 at 5:00AM PDT by NWS

NOAA Current Watches-WA - April 15, 2021 - 5:00am
...UNSEASONABLY WARM AND DRY THROUGH THIS WEEKEND... An unseasonably dry start to April has left vegetation drier than normal for this time of year along the Oregon and southern Washington coast. Breezy offshore flow has been resulting in unseasonably warm and dry afternoons, further drying out vegetation across the region. Special Weather Statement 2021-04-15T05:00:00-07:00 2021-04-16T05:00:00-07:00 Actual Alert Met Expected Minor Observed South Washington Coast FIPS6 053049 053069 UGC WAZ021 VTEC

Special Weather Statement issued April 15 at 5:00AM PDT by NWS

NOAA Current Watches-OR - April 15, 2021 - 5:00am
...UNSEASONABLY WARM AND DRY THROUGH THIS WEEKEND... An unseasonably dry start to April has left vegetation drier than normal for this time of year along the Oregon and southern Washington coast. Breezy offshore flow has been resulting in unseasonably warm and dry afternoons, further drying out vegetation across the region. Special Weather Statement 2021-04-15T05:00:00-07:00 2021-04-16T05:00:00-07:00 Actual Alert Met Expected Minor Observed Central Oregon Coast; North Oregon Coast FIPS6 041007 041039 041041 041057 UGC ORZ001 ORZ002 VTEC

Special Weather Statement issued April 15 at 5:00AM PDT by NWS

NOAA Current Watches-OR - April 15, 2021 - 5:00am
...UNSEASONABLE HIGH FIRE DANGER THROUGH THIS WEEKEND... A period of prolonged offshore flow combined with slowly warming temperatures will lead to unseasonably dry conditions this week. In addition to the dry weather, north to northeast winds will increase slightly this afternoon before diminishing this evening. Even breezier conditions are expected on Friday as offshore flow Special Weather Statement 2021-04-15T05:00:00-07:00 2021-04-16T05:00:00-07:00 Actual Alert Met Expected Minor Observed Cascade Foothills in Lane County; Cascades in Lane County; Central Coast Range of Western Oregon; Central Columbia River Gorge; Central Willamette Valley; Coast Range of Northwest Oregon; Greater Portland Metro Area; Lower Columbia; Northern Oregon Cascade Foothills; Northern Oregon Cascades; South Willamette Valley; Upper Hood River Valley; Western Columbia River Gorge FIPS6 041003 041005 041007 041009 041027 041039 041041 041043 041047 041051 041053 041057 041067 041071 UGC ORZ003 ORZ004 ORZ005 ORZ006 ORZ007 ORZ008 ORZ010 ORZ011 ORZ012 ORZ013 ORZ014 ORZ015 ORZ016 VTEC

Special Weather Statement issued April 14 at 4:05PM PDT by NWS

NOAA Current Watches-OR - April 14, 2021 - 4:05pm
...UNSEASONABLY WARM AND DRY THROUGH THIS WEEKEND... An unseasonably dry start to April has left vegetation drier than normal for this time of year along the Oregon and southern Washington coast. Breezy offshore flow is resulting in unseasonably warm and dry afternoons, further drying out vegetation across the region. Special Weather Statement 2021-04-14T16:05:00-07:00 2021-04-15T05:00:00-07:00 Actual Alert Met Expected Minor Observed Central Oregon Coast; North Oregon Coast FIPS6 041007 041039 041041 041057 UGC ORZ001 ORZ002 VTEC

Special Weather Statement issued April 14 at 4:05PM PDT by NWS

NOAA Current Watches-OR - April 14, 2021 - 4:05pm
...UNSEASONABLE HIGH FIRE DANGER THROUGH THIS WEEK... A period of prolonged offshore flow combined with slowly warming temperatures will lead to unseasonably dry conditions this week. In addition to the dry weather, north to northeast winds will increase slightly Thursday afternoon before diminishing overnight. Even breezier conditions are expected on Friday as Special Weather Statement 2021-04-14T16:05:00-07:00 2021-04-15T05:00:00-07:00 Actual Alert Met Expected Minor Observed Cascade Foothills in Lane County; Cascades in Lane County; Central Coast Range of Western Oregon; Central Columbia River Gorge; Central Willamette Valley; Coast Range of Northwest Oregon; Greater Portland Metro Area; Lower Columbia; Northern Oregon Cascade Foothills; Northern Oregon Cascades; South Willamette Valley; Upper Hood River Valley; Western Columbia River Gorge FIPS6 041003 041005 041007 041009 041027 041039 041041 041043 041047 041051 041053 041057 041067 041071 UGC ORZ003 ORZ004 ORZ005 ORZ006 ORZ007 ORZ008 ORZ010 ORZ011 ORZ012 ORZ013 ORZ014 ORZ015 ORZ016 VTEC

Special Weather Statement issued April 14 at 4:05PM PDT by NWS

NOAA Current Watches-WA - April 14, 2021 - 4:05pm
...UNSEASONABLE HIGH FIRE DANGER THROUGH THIS WEEK... A period of prolonged offshore flow combined with slowly warming temperatures will lead to unseasonably dry conditions this week. In addition to the dry weather, north to northeast winds will increase slightly Thursday afternoon before diminishing overnight. Even breezier conditions are expected on Friday as Special Weather Statement 2021-04-14T16:05:00-07:00 2021-04-15T05:00:00-07:00 Actual Alert Met Expected Minor Observed Central Columbia River Gorge; Greater Vancouver Area; Lower Columbia and I - 5 Corridor in Cowlitz County; South Washington Cascade Foothills; South Washington Cascades; Western Columbia River Gorge; Willapa Hills FIPS6 053011 053015 053049 053059 053069 UGC WAZ019 WAZ020 WAZ022 WAZ039 WAZ040 WAZ045 WAZ046 VTEC

Special Weather Statement issued April 14 at 4:05PM PDT by NWS

NOAA Current Watches-WA - April 14, 2021 - 4:05pm
...UNSEASONABLY WARM AND DRY THROUGH THIS WEEKEND... An unseasonably dry start to April has left vegetation drier than normal for this time of year along the Oregon and southern Washington coast. Breezy offshore flow is resulting in unseasonably warm and dry afternoons, further drying out vegetation across the region. Special Weather Statement 2021-04-14T16:05:00-07:00 2021-04-15T05:00:00-07:00 Actual Alert Met Expected Minor Observed South Washington Coast FIPS6 053049 053069 UGC WAZ021 VTEC

Special Weather Statement issued April 13 at 7:03PM PDT by NWS

NOAA Current Watches-WA - April 13, 2021 - 7:03pm
...UNSEASONABLY HIGH FIRE DANGER THROUGHOUT THIS WEEK... A prolonged stretch of dry weather across southwest Washington and northwest Oregon is leaving vegetation much drier than usual for this time of year. Additionally, dry and gusty offshore flow is resulting in unseasonably low relative humidity, further elevating the risk of fire spread. Special Weather Statement 2021-04-13T19:03:00-07:00 2021-04-15T06:00:00-07:00 Actual Alert Met Expected Minor Observed Central Columbia River Gorge; Greater Vancouver Area; Lower Columbia and I - 5 Corridor in Cowlitz County; South Washington Cascade Foothills; South Washington Cascades; Western Columbia River Gorge; Willapa Hills FIPS6 053011 053015 053049 053059 053069 UGC WAZ019 WAZ020 WAZ022 WAZ039 WAZ040 WAZ045 WAZ046 VTEC

Special Weather Statement issued April 13 at 7:03PM PDT by NWS

NOAA Current Watches-WA - April 13, 2021 - 7:03pm
...UNSEASONABLY WARM AND DRY AT TIMES THROUGH THIS WEEKEND... An unseasonably dry start to April has left vegetation drier than normal for this time of year along the Oregon and southern Washington coast. Meanwhile, breezy offshore flow is resulting in unseasonably warm and dry afternoons, further drying out vegetation across the region. Special Weather Statement 2021-04-13T19:03:00-07:00 2021-04-15T06:00:00-07:00 Actual Alert Met Expected Minor Observed South Washington Coast FIPS6 053049 053069 UGC WAZ021 VTEC

Special Weather Statement issued April 13 at 7:03PM PDT by NWS

NOAA Current Watches-OR - April 13, 2021 - 7:03pm
...UNSEASONABLY WARM AND DRY AT TIMES THROUGH THIS WEEKEND... An unseasonably dry start to April has left vegetation drier than normal for this time of year along the Oregon and southern Washington coast. Meanwhile, breezy offshore flow is resulting in unseasonably warm and dry afternoons, further drying out vegetation across the region. Special Weather Statement 2021-04-13T19:03:00-07:00 2021-04-15T06:00:00-07:00 Actual Alert Met Expected Minor Observed Central Oregon Coast; North Oregon Coast FIPS6 041007 041039 041041 041057 UGC ORZ001 ORZ002 VTEC

Special Weather Statement issued April 13 at 7:03PM PDT by NWS

NOAA Current Watches-OR - April 13, 2021 - 7:03pm
...UNSEASONABLY HIGH FIRE DANGER THROUGHOUT THIS WEEK... A prolonged stretch of dry weather across southwest Washington and northwest Oregon is leaving vegetation much drier than usual for this time of year. Additionally, dry and gusty offshore flow is resulting in unseasonably low relative humidity, further elevating the risk of fire spread. Special Weather Statement 2021-04-13T19:03:00-07:00 2021-04-15T06:00:00-07:00 Actual Alert Met Expected Minor Observed Cascade Foothills in Lane County; Cascades in Lane County; Central Coast Range of Western Oregon; Central Columbia River Gorge; Central Willamette Valley; Coast Range of Northwest Oregon; Greater Portland Metro Area; Lower Columbia; Northern Oregon Cascade Foothills; Northern Oregon Cascades; South Willamette Valley; Upper Hood River Valley; Western Columbia River Gorge FIPS6 041003 041005 041007 041009 041027 041039 041041 041043 041047 041051 041053 041057 041067 041071 UGC ORZ003 ORZ004 ORZ005 ORZ006 ORZ007 ORZ008 ORZ010 ORZ011 ORZ012 ORZ013 ORZ014 ORZ015 ORZ016 VTEC

Blowing Dust Advisory issued April 13 at 2:34PM PDT until April 13 at 8:00PM PDT by NWS

NOAA Current Watches-WA - April 13, 2021 - 2:34pm
...BLOWING DUST ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT THIS EVENING... * WHAT...Visibility between one quarter mile and one mile in blowing dust is expected. * WHERE...In Washington, Yakima Valley. In Oregon, Lower Columbia Basin of Oregon, Foothills of the Northern Blue Blowing Dust Advisory 2021-04-13T14:34:00-07:00 2021-04-13T20:00:00-07:00 Actual Alert Met Expected Moderate Likely Foothills of the Blue Mountains of Washington; Lower Columbia Basin of Washington; Yakima Valley FIPS6 053005 053013 053021 053071 053077 UGC WAZ027 WAZ028 WAZ029 VTEC /O.CON.KPDT.DU.Y.0002.000000T0000Z-210414T0300Z/

Blowing Dust Advisory issued April 13 at 2:34PM PDT until April 13 at 8:00PM PDT by NWS

NOAA Current Watches-OR - April 13, 2021 - 2:34pm
...BLOWING DUST ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT THIS EVENING... * WHAT...Visibility between one quarter mile and one mile in blowing dust is expected. * WHERE...In Washington, Yakima Valley. In Oregon, Lower Columbia Basin of Oregon, Foothills of the Northern Blue Blowing Dust Advisory 2021-04-13T14:34:00-07:00 2021-04-13T20:00:00-07:00 Actual Alert Met Expected Moderate Likely Foothills of the Northern Blue Mountains of Oregon; Foothills of the Southern Blue Mountains of Oregon; Lower Columbia Basin of Oregon FIPS6 041021 041049 041059 UGC ORZ044 ORZ507 ORZ508 VTEC /O.CON.KPDT.DU.Y.0002.000000T0000Z-210414T0300Z/

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