Red Flag Warnings for lightning in four western states

Red Flag Warnings
Red Flag Warnings issued August 7, 2019.

The National Weather Service has issued Red Flag Warnings and Fire Weather Watches for elevated wildfire danger on August 7, 2019 for areas of California, Nevada, Oregon, and Washington.

The forecasts for these areas include thunderstorms and in some cases, lightning described as “abundant”.

(Red Flag Warnings can be modified throughout the day as NWS offices around the country update and revise their weather forecasts.)

Author: Bill Gabbert

After working full time in wildland fire for 33 years, he continues to learn, and strives to be a Student of Fire. Google+

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