Red Flag warning issued for today
Last updated 7/24/2020 at 2:29pm
RITZVILLE - The National Weather Service says critical fire weather conditions will exist across most of Eastern Washington today.
The agency issued a Red Flag Warning that continues through 8 p.m.
The Northern Columbia basin can expect breezy conditions and low humidity.
"Breezy to windy conditions will continue this afternoon with a second cold front reinforcing the winds," the Red Flag Warning said. "Rapid fire spread will be possible with any new or ongoing fires" in Eastern Washington, the Palouse and Spokane areas.
Winds will be from 15 mph, gusting up to 25 mph, the weather service s...