Atlanta Weather

Severe Weather

Current Watches and Warnings

More Maps

Oregon, East Slopes of the Oregon Cascades

Special Statement, Air Quality Alert

Statement as of 11:47 AM PDT on August 27, 2015

Expires 2:00 PM EDT on August 28, 2015


... Cooler tmperatures and windy conditions expected for
Saturday...

A cool front is expected to track across the two state area this
weekend and also produce windy conditions on Saturday. West to
southwest winds ranging between 25 to 35 mph with gusts around 45
mph will create areas of blowing dust reducing visibility across
south central Washington and north central Oregon.

Motorists are advised to use caution when driving and stay tuned
to the internet and or local TV/radio for possible updates
regarding this event.


Vp

1147 am PDT Thu Aug 27 2015

... Cooler tmperatures and windy conditions expected for
Saturday...

A cool front is expected to track across the two state area this
weekend and also produce windy conditions on Saturday. West to
southwest winds ranging between 25 to 35 mph with gusts around 45
mph will create areas of blowing dust reducing visibility across
south central Washington and north central Oregon.

Motorists are advised to use caution when driving and stay tuned
to the internet and or local TV/radio for possible updates
regarding this event.


Vp


1113 am PDT Thu Aug 27 2015

... Air quality alert in effect until further notice...

Oregon department of environmental quality along with support from
the Washington state department of ecology has issued an air
quality alert... until further notice.

A smoke air quality alert has been issued. Wildfires burning in the
region combined with forecasted conditions will cause air quality to
reach unhealthy levels.

Pollutants in smoke can cause burning eyes... runny nose... aggravate
heart and lung diseases... and aggravate other serious health
problems. Limit outdoor activities and keep children indoors if it
is smoky. Please follow medical advice if you have a heart or lung
condition.

In addition a cold front will pass through the two state area
Saturday and create windy conditions. Although the air quality
may improve briefly... the windy conditions will also produce
areas of blowing dust that will continue to aggravate the
unhealthy air quality through the weekend.

For additional information... please visit the web site at
http://www.Oregon.Gov/deq or http://www.Ecy.WA.Gov/air.Html or
call 360-407-6000.


Vp


1113 am PDT Thu Aug 27 2015

... Air quality alert in effect until further notice...

Oregon department of environmental quality along with support from
the Washington state department of ecology has issued an air
quality alert... until further notice.

A smoke air quality alert has been issued. Wildfires burning in the
region combined with forecasted conditions will cause air quality to
reach unhealthy levels.

Pollutants in smoke can cause burning eyes... runny nose... aggravate
heart and lung diseases... and aggravate other serious health
problems. Limit outdoor activities and keep children indoors if it
is smoky. Please follow medical advice if you have a heart or lung
condition.

In addition a cold front will pass through the two state area
Saturday and create windy conditions. Although the air quality
may improve briefly... the windy conditions will also produce
areas of blowing dust that will continue to aggravate the
unhealthy air quality through the weekend.

For additional information... please visit the web site at
http://www.Oregon.Gov/deq or http://www.Ecy.WA.Gov/air.Html or
call 360-407-6000.


Vp

Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Record Report
Alaska - Coastal Flood Warning , Flood Watch , High Surf Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory , High Wind Warning , Wind Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Arizona - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
California - Fire Weather Watch , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Public Information Statement
Florida - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Georgia - Public Information Statement
Guam - High Surf Advisory
Hawaii - Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Record Report
Idaho - High Wind Watch , Air Quality Alert
Illinois - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Indiana - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement
Kentucky - Record Report
Louisiana - Record Report
Michigan - Record Report
Mississippi - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Missouri - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Montana - Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Watch, Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Air Quality Alert , Record Report
Nebraska - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Flash Flood Warning , Record Report
Nevada - Fire Weather Watch , Record Report
North Carolina - Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report
Ohio - Record Report
Oregon - Wind Advisory , High Wind Watch , Special Statement , Air Quality Alert , Special Statement, Air Quality Alert
Puerto Rico - Tropical Storm Warning , Flash Flood Watch
South Dakota - Flash Flood Warning , Record Report
Tennessee - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Texas - Air Quality Alert
Virgin Islands - Tropical Storm Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch
Virginia - Record Report
Washington - High Wind Watch , Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement , Air Quality Alert , Special Statement, Air Quality Alert
West Virginia - Record Report
Wyoming - Fire Weather Watch , Special Statement , Record Report