Warnings for elevated wildfire danger have been issued by the National Weather Service for areas in Nevada, Utah, Arizona, California, New Mexico, and Colorado.
Washington and Idaho are not shown on the map, however they had a great deal of lightning activity on Thursday.
Over 1,100 #lightning strikes recorded across eastern WA and northern ID on #ThunderThursday. #wawx #idwx
— NWS Spokane (@NWSSpokane) June 13, 2014
It will be very windy today in parts of southern California and especially the Antelope Valley.
Gusty SW to W winds will affect the #AV this afternoon through mid evening. Gusts to 50 mph expected. #LAweather pic.twitter.com/B8dukZ5wg4
— NWS Los Angeles (@NWSLosAngeles) June 13, 2014
The Red Flag Warning map was current as of 8:52 a.m. MDT on Friday. Red Flag Warnings can change throughout the day as the National Weather Service offices around the country update and revise their forecasts. For the most current data, visit this NWS site.